Books tagged: quirky

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Incy Wincy Spider
Price: Free! Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Louie Breccia, an ex-cop turned private investigator, is desperate for cash and is willing to take on an job that comes his way. When he receives a visit from a long-legged beauty with a dead husband he snaps up the job, not knowing what he is getting himself into.
Unbalanced
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,070. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
From future commentary on NASCAR racing to animated characters crossing into the real world, from the self-conscious to the unconscious, Jim Baen Memorial Grand Prize winner, and Writers of the Future Finalist Sean Monaghan presents a collection of quirky and odd science fiction stories. This book length collection includes a dozen stories from the fringes.
Buckeye Hunter
Series: A Susan Hunter Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Susan travels to Southeast Ohio to assist in the grand opening of a Slimmers Weight Loss center. There she meets Jo, Pepper, and Jackie - local sleuths from Two Sisters and a Journalist. Susan tries to stay out of their way as they attempt to solve a murder in this final book of the Susan Hunter series.
Murder Welcomes You to Buxley
Series: Two Sisters and a Journalist. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jo Ravens and her sister Pepper meet Susan Hunter when they check out the new Slimmers Weight Loss in town. When there’s a murder before they leave the center, journalist Jackie is on the scene, too. The continued antics of Jo’s madcap family also add to the humor in Murder Welcomes You to Buxley.
Murder Is Where the Heart Is
Series: Two Sisters and a Journalist. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Amateur private investigator, Jo Ravens, is the only common link in the murder of three people and the abduction of a cab driver. While police are busy building a case against her, Jo races to prove her innocence. Her sister, Pepper, and journalist friend, Jackie, are on hand to assist in catching the real killer. The antics of her ex-husband and eccentric Mama add to this humorous mystery.
Showcase
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
Three, short, less than 3000 word, competition winning story entries by 'Anderson I: The Acute Case of Anthrax' author O.K. Alleyne. Showcase has been written as a thank you to everyone who has supported me in my first year of publication.
Aintright: An Idiot With A Gun
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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On a still Autumn morning in a small Texas town near Mexico's border, an idiot with a gun emerges from his motorhome. What happens next "Aintright."
The Dead Need Nature, Too
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mashups
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Unfulfilled by the zombie lifestyle, one of the walking dead spends a day at the park finding joy and meaning in nature.
The Dipsy Dream House and The Fleeting Fame of Benjamin Sprockett
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In "The Dipsy Dream House", Bobette, tired of her crumbling house, searches with her nephew Scrotty for a house that will look after itself. But, pitched into the past, they meet ghostly orphans and their pets instead. Later restored to life, they happily return home. "The Fleeting Fame of Benjamin Sprockett" tells of Benjie, a boy with wings who joins the circus.
Long Distance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,700. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
On paper, Melody Finch seems to have it all—but when she receives the devastating news that her father's suffered a mental breakdown, her world comes crashing down around her.