Books tagged: crime short story

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Bending Fate: A prequel to Carnal Whispers: Mind Stalker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An extraordinary ability cursed Dani’s existence yet can’t dampen her commitment to help another genetic oddity hunted due to a unique DNA sequence. Through the terror of avoiding a sniper’s bullet and nature’s temper tantrum, she struggles to deliver a warning to save a like-minded, young woman. A riveting, fast-paced prequel to entertain while kindling contemplation of the metaphysical world.
A Mysterious Man
Series: Simple Shorties. Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Two thieves find a mysterious man spying upon them and decide to kill him but they are in for a big surprise.
Yes to Maybe
Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00)
“Tim, your place is going to be robbed tonight,” said the voice on the phone. This is how Tim’s day starts. The repayment of his debt to a local “Organized Business” leader has been set into motion. Assigned to the task is 16 year old Desmond Reid, and Tim decides he can prevent the looting of his bar. Will Desmond be able to pull off the job, or will Tim be able to hold onto his assets?
Thief of Angonia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
He had a perfect Plan A and a perfect execution of that plan. He also had Plan B. What would be the use of Plan C?
Death is the New Sleep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Able Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Hollis Seamon’s story, “Death Is the New Sleep,” won the 2009 Al Blanchard Award. This is a crime story with a twist.
Last Straw: A Harry Cork Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When Wisaka police discover a body in a horse barn, Deputy Chief Harry Cork knows it’s not murder. So why and how did the ex-Marine die?
Close Suspect (A Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A jeweller is brutally murdered in his home. Steve Gallagher a dedicated detective is assigned to investigate the murder. Steve realises that the victim was a regular in the pub he drinks in. As Steve begins to search for clues, he pieces together a story that suggests the suspect is closer to home than anyone realises. However, he needs evidence to prove his theory. This story is 4434 long.
Lost And Found
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lee is drafted in to find a missing child. Could there be a connection to his previous case? Time is running out ...
Broken
Price: Free! Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00)
Still reeling from the loss of his own family, DS Briggs must race against time to save a boy from his abusive father.
The Tides
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Bonnie’s making her way in the world the best way she knows how – finding men who’ll look after her, maybe take her closer to her dream of California. So far she’s done good. She made it to Oregon. She just spotted a new sugar-daddy. But she’s gotta trust her instincts because there are bad men out there…