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Падение
Price: Free! Words: 15,660. Language: Russian. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
В сборник включены рассказы «Исповедь» и «Зомби-Любовь» и повесть «Падение». Все три истории рассказывают о том, как главные герои долго не могут выбраться из замкнутого круга неудач и впадают в отчаяние. Даже там, где, как им кажется, они находят выход из ситуации, он ведет к страшным последствиям.
Как привыкнуть к Рождеству?
Price: Free! Words: 17,830. Language: Russian. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
«Как привыкнуть к Рождеству?» – сборник из двух рассказов и одной повести таллинского автора Андрея Шахова, написанных им в период с 1987 по 1998 гг. Все они были в свое время опубликованы в эстонской периодике. Эти истории рассказывают о людях, оказавшихся в тяжелой жизненной ситуации. Выход из нее крайне сложен и нетривиален.
A Very Short Collection of Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a short collection of three flash fiction stories. Each story is its own work, yet all have a mysterious appeal.
Le vol de la Poussière de Fée
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: French. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Le 1er épisode, « Le vol de la poussière de fée » vous emmène dans le monde féerique afin de résoudre le meurtre d'une pauvre petite fée, témoin gênant dans un vol de poussière de fée ! Le commandant Silas est demandé d'urgence dans le monde féerique: un vol et un meurtre ont été commis. Son homologue féerique a besoin d'un coup de main pour résoudre l'affaire.
When it was Dark
Price: Free! Words: 78,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Christopher Wright. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
A tomb is discovered outside Jerusalem with the body of Jesus apparently still there! A young curate, a journalist, and a music hall singer who is the mistress of a famous man, put their lives in danger as they set out to discredit the discovery, believing that a wealthy, militant atheist could be responsible for the hoax -- if indeed it is a hoax.
Big Glass Door
You set the price! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old librarian tells the story of a a summer reading program that went wrong.
Eidophusikon
You set the price! Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A private investigator disappears, leaving behind a cryptic text that leads her brother on a strange and perilous search.
Killing With Confidence
Price: Free! Words: 58,010. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A serial killer who uses self-help motivational books to become a better murderer. The brutal death of a glamorous self-made millionairess. And an ageing, technophobic investigative journalist April Lavender with her young side-kick Connor Presley determined to crack the case – even if it kills them.
An Amoral Dilemma
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00 from 1 review)
A thief. A man in a white suit. One choice. Multiple possible outcomes. An Amoral Dilemma.
Framed
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Benny's been framed. A gem's been stolen and someone has to answer for it.
Witch Myth- A Yew Hollow Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Roger Hayden. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Morgan Summers hates talking to ghosts, but when the victim of a ghastly murder asks her for help from beyond the grave, Morgan can’t say no. Soon, Morgan herself is blamed for the murder, and the town is out for blood. Can Morgan clear her name, discover the real killer, and help her new ghostly friend cross over to the next life?
What Happened to Jasmine?
Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
Three murder mystery writers speculate about who killed their colleague, Jasmine.
The Dressing Table Murder
Series: Bethancourt & Gibbons Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Bethancourt & Gibbons mystery short story. Bethancourt & Gibbons mysteries are a series of traditional British cozies in a modern setting. Phillip Bethancourt is a wealthy man-about town and amateur sleuth. His best friend is Detective Sergeant Jack Gibbons, a rising star at Scotland Yard. Together they can suss out even the most complex cases.
The Little Parcel
Price: Free! Words: 18,700. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
‘The Parcel’ is a collaborative novella written by the attendees of the 2016 spring-term ‘Creative Writing – Intermediate’ ten-week evening class hosted by co-contributor Morgen Bailey. The authors wrote their chapters while knowing only the size, weight and destination address of the parcel, together with the chapters’ starting and ending locations – chosen by the authors themselves.
TKR2
Price: Free! Words: 13,930. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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The Goma Lake Victim 1
Price: Free! Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Senior Detective Phil Chisha of the Zambian Police service leads a team into investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a woman’s corpse in the university of Zambia grounds. Each step along the way slides him deeper into a slippery world of obscene crime involving ordinary people while he also tries to manage his feelings for a newly recruited young police woman.
Pain I
Series: Messiahs from Hell Series. Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In an alternate Nigeria that is a little different from Hell itself, a young girl struggles with a stigmatising disease. Follow her struggles as the country also shows her its horrific side in this thriller filled series.
Больничная мистерия или палата № 6
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Russian. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Опять незабываемый Сэм. Даже в больнице он умудрился засветить свои жёлтые коронки и набычиться перед телохранителем губернатора. А каков мастак в решении проблемы преодоления системы контроля доступа, нет ну это уже чересчур...
Струя кабарги
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: Russian. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Стать личной тенью Вора, босса русской мафии и его Consigliori, не просто и подвластно только неординарной и необыкновенной личности. Сэмэн из таких. Он никогда не пасует перед опасностью, всегда изворотлив и находчив, а к личным поражениям относится как к достижению цели. Читайте и смейтесь от души. Он порадует вас своими жизненными историями и колоритным жаргоном. С уважением, Владимир Росс
Possessed: A Dr. At Mini Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Veterinarian Dr. At thinks he has seen it all but when his receptionist, Sheila, tells him that one of his clients thinks her cat is possessed, he is in for a brand new experience.