Books tagged: mystery short story

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Adalet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00)
She bears a scar that mars her breast. And her soul. Adalet sees only one way to overcome the ruins of her life. Entangled in a deadly game of lies, she stakes every last shred of herself on winning. And the odds are not in her favor. If you love a story full of twists and suspense, take a ride with Adalet.
The Turkey Wore Satin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Thanksgiving at Mayfair Manor is an elegant affair: polished silver, sparkling crystal, not to mention the Amazing Annual Mayfair Family Drag Show! But when the perennial winner drops dead before the performance, can the newest member of the Mayfair family prove it was murder… and figure out whodunit? A Thanksgiving tale of murder, mayhem, and Mayfair family traditions!
No One Else
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
I was getting prepared for work that morning when I incidentally ventured on something, similar to a stick. I lifted it up and it was a strawberry seasoned lip sparkle. It was Nicole's. She had grumbled that she lost it weeks prior and had experienced her purse a couple times to look for it......
Mystery Cat
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Anne heard a strange scratching at the door. When she opened the door a cat stood there looking at her with green, sparkling eyes. The cat sauntered into the living room as if it belonged. Anne followed it into the kitchen thinking it was hungry.......
Friendship Turned To Dust
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It's Friday night in a very small town, and it's snowing outside, the whole town is peaceful, a woman is walking to her car from staying late at work while talking on the phone. "Oh my gosh, I know, have you saw him?.....
Stygian River - Time Which Cannot Be Retrieved Is Flying
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
(5.00)
The short story of two old men and how their actions changed the lives of so many others. Not only in their time but hundreds of years later. Visiting a witch had not been the best idea. However, it didn't matter, not to them anyway, they were going to be long dead and buried before evil came to town.
The Mystery Directive - A Jack Ryan Mystery Thriller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Sizzler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
From the #1 short story thriller writer of The Mystery Caller and Subway comes a suspense thriller that you will read in one sitting. A world on the brink of collapse…. Agent Grant Clark embarks on a mission into the most dangerous place in the world…. To make a discovery that will change the world as we know it. Jack Ryan brings you one more pulsating, quick, violent and thrilling roller-coaster.
The Strange One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The mind of a killer can be a complicated one. Watch as a murderer in the making struggles between his instincts to survive and his more rational side. Step into the thoughts of a man who thought he was just like you - that is, before… the incident.
No Air
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
What starts out as a hunch for Detective Josephina turns into an obsession as she searches for the truth about what really happened to the Littleton boy. To everyone else – he was a victim of his own fascination with death - finally committing suicide in one of his morbid sessions of suffocation. For Detective Josephina – that explanation simply wasn’t good enough.
The Stones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this philosophical parable, a young man copes with death by discovering himself along the shores of a spiritual passageway. As he reminisces about his past, he is faced with incorporeal beings that have the power to either guide or corrupt him.