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Highway to Hell
Series: Cat of Many Colors. Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a sequel to STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN. Please read that story first. Haunted by nightmares, Becky returns to the old house where she makes an unpleasant discovery.
Grace Steele: The Prequel
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
This is a short story that introduces amateur detective and blogger Grace Steele and her world to readers.
Tristan Merryweather, Cheltenham's Finest Supernatural Detective: The Brag of Gold
Price: Free! Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tristan Merryweather, Cheltenham's finest detective of all things supernatural, is in a spot of bother. Without a hint of any paranormal going-ons for months, he finds himself without stimulation, reason to celebrate, or his trusty housekeeper. So when a champion horse breeder recruits him to solve the mystery of a phantom horse, Tristan has no choice but to leap at the opportunity.
Tabloid: A Crime Stories Weekly Serial (Episode 1: Hell Up In Harlem)
Series: Tabloid, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
She found herself scraping the dregs of a tabloid writing third-rate stories that fell below the fold, passed page fifty and almost always next to a Bubba Gump Shrimp coupon. However, all that changed after she investigated the murder of a girl found floating in the Harlem River.
Jigsaw Jill VS The Solver
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
She is back again. Jigsaw Jill with the L.A. Hollywood Homicide Squad and the murders that only she can solve. Who is the best at getting to the solution, Her or The Solver. Also who is the new hunk of a detective that joins the squad?
Bedtime Story For A Killer
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
I'm a detective and sometime writer. Several years ago, my wife had been brutally murdered by the worst kind of deviant one can imagine. The police had little to go on until the killer wrote a taunting message that gave his name in disguised form. A kid from high school showed me how to use anagrams to solve the case. I felt compelled to write a bedtime story for the murderer. This is it!
The Time Stopping People
Price: Free! Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Calise Thomas looks through a crowded room. What she isn't expecting to find is Chris. He offers to take her home, but she doesn't leave his side so easily. She insists on joining him and his elite team at their special training grounds in the deep woods of Ohio. Without hesitation, she goes along with Chris to the farthest end of the state. Right away, she meets his mysterious posse.
A Taste of Inspector Pirat
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
Here is a quartet of detective short stories featuring Inspector Pirat, but rewritten and “Anglicised” for publication in English.
"The Jamesons."
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Jamesons, a middle-class Reno family, find themselves in a mystery of Native-American origins. One that puts the family in an unthinkable position for their home and an even more precious thing to them!
Married to the Mad
Series: Deadguy: Professional Hero Season 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Love is in the air as Our Hero becomes engaged to the daughter of a mob boss. But, all is not as it seems as Deadguy also works on who killed her father.
Jigsaw Jill
Price: Free! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
What do you do when you are a child of the rich and beautiful. Well if you are tall, skinny, carrot topped and plain, you become a cop. This is the story of a rich girl and her rise thru the ranks of the LAPD. Join in as this spirited and fast car driving young lady puts her intellect against the worst killers in the city. Over 170 downloads in one week. Thank you.
Брызги шампанского
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: Russian. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Рождественский детектив, мистика.
Agent Clifton : new beginnings
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: British English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Agent clifton has a mission. Criminals stole from a bank and he is chasing them across england and ireland.
The Rise of The Fallen Empire
Price: Free! Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a group of curious Archaeological students receive a text specified with co-ordinates, they immediately begin their own quest by following the trail, ultimately leading them into a trap; they stumble upon, what they think, is an age old buried scripture, but it doesn't stop there. Now they must dig deep to unravel the mystery, which would shake the entire Archaeological community of Baltimore
Steerage
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A short tale from Lucus Anthony Ren, the spring of 1928, drifting through that water which the ‘Princess Salima' calmly makes headway, her last voyage, where a women returns from her cabin below into the sunny afternoon, only to find the the ship empty, its crew vanished, until 40 years later they returned, with a message dark, full of fear, and mystery, not our own tempo, of what we may become.
Jack's Story
You set the price! Words: 1,920. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A little intro to Jack the Ripper.
Shootout with the Twin Killers
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This is the concluding story of Agent Margaret Crawford and her pursuit of the Twin Killer. Once again he has struck after a break of five years. This time his choice of victims is slightly different. Can she and her husband solve the twisted path of clues to the identity of this slayer of innocents? Over 500 downloads of the Agent Crawford stories
How Green Was My Lovely Big Sleep
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It was a classic pea-souper, thick with the stink of the Tyne and as sticky as an athlete's armpit. I wanted to go home, relax, tune into Channel 69 and open a beer, but something caught my eye through the gloom. Ordinarily, I'd have told Pussy Hideaway to go and lose herself, but I was behind with the rent...
The Return of the Twin Killer
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The escape of a desperate career criminal invades Agent Margaret Crawford life in the most damaging way. Once again a serial killer is loosed upon the public with only the skills of F.B.I.’s top profiler to stop the flow of blood that spreads across the country. Straddle your “Hog” and twist the throttle against the stop as your roar once again into the night.
Markers
Price: Free! Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What happens when we stop reading? Lucas Anthony Ren sends us into that area without boundaries where understanding who is writing, isn't the question. Rather, what comes next. After it stops.