Books tagged: mystery short story

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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
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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.
ELI: A Paranormal Encounter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Noble Priest is on a street corner in Chicago holding a sign: Will Wrk 4 Food. A stranger tells Priest things no one else should know. He tells Priest an Escalade will approach and the driver will offer a job. When this occurs, Priest turns to say something to the stranger, but he is alone. Was this a figment of his imagination? How did he know these things about Priest?
Dancing Under the Mistletoe (Wolf Mallory Mystery 1.5)
Series: Wolf Mallory Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Lesli Richardson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wolf Mallory thinks life is going to settle down now. Unfortunately, Wolf’s friend Vinnie volunteers him yet again to take a look at a case. And with the holidays approaching, Wolf gives in, hoping to bring a little closure to a murder victim’s family. But when even the police don’t have any leads, Wolf wonders how he’s going to pull a Christmas miracle out of his bag of tricks.
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.