Books tagged: short crime stories

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Maynard Soloman Legalizes Gay Knot Tying (Funny Detective Stories #5)
Series: Funny Detective Stories, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Fans of funny detective stories, meet Maynard Soloman. Some say he's crusty, profane and clueless. If you ask him, he solves the world's problems one case at a time. In this short story, the Ol' Badger runs into his estranged wife's cult. In order to get a divorce, he'll need to legalize gay marriage. Or be eaten as a human sacrifice. He'd better hurry. The cult just bought ranch dressing.
Maynard Soloman Takes the Bus to a Strip Club (Funny Detective Stories #6)
Series: Funny Detective Stories, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Inspired by true events! In this misadventure, the hapless private investigator is hired to track down a missing college student. Maynard heads to a strip club to investigate, but there's a problem. His decaying RV dies halfway there. To continue the case, he'll need to do battle with his worst enemy: The city bus. Hang on, it's going to get weird. BONUS: Includes "Maynard's Guide to Tipping."
The Crimes In File No. 9
Series: The Crimes In File no. 9, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,570. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Awesome! Shocking! Daring! Suspenseful! Free E book. Within this stimulating e-book known as, “The Crimes In File No. 9 are 3 new banging tales of hard-core crime. You'll want to keep your doors locked until we put away these trouble makers.
Crimes Of Murder
Series: The Crimes In File no. 9, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Awesome! Suspenseful! Adventures! Free E books Truth as well as fictional is actually the backbone of the high-speed adventure having a salty sprinkle of mystery and also suspense for you.
Maynard Soloman & the Bull$hit Cancer Awareness Campaign (Funny Detective Stories #7)
Series: Funny Detective Stories, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Has cancer awareness "jumped the shark?" Have some cancer charities lost sight of their purpose? Maynard Soloman, the world's crustiest detective, gets to the bottom of things in this short crime humor story. The cantankerous hero is hired to track down money missing from a cancer charity. What he finds could "blow the wig" off the entire organization.
The Orcus Mine
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Jack Minton foolishly believes he has just swindled another sucker, but this victim has other plans in mind.
Vengeance is Blind: Three Scott Drayco Short Mysteries
You set the price! Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
From three-time Derringer Award finalist BV Lawson come three tales featuring Scott Drayco, a man who had everything going for him: handsome, brilliant, a talented classical pianist in the prime of his youth. After violence scarred him physically and emotionally, he turned to an FBI career for ten years and now freelances as a crime consultant, taking on cases other people don't want to touch.
False Shadows: Eight Scott Drayco Mystery Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Scott Drayco had everything going: handsome, brilliant, a talented classical pianist. After a violent act scarred him, he turned to an FBI career and now freelances as a crime consultant, taking on cases others won't touch. From a suspected serial killer who plays mind games with Drayco, to murder and revenge at 20,000 feet, these 8 stories delve into dark mysteries of the human soul.
Crimewave 11: Ghosts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,950. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Eleventh of the roughly biennial collection of short crime fiction stories. Its 14 stories include Nina Allan's first ever crime story. Quoting reviewer Gayle Surrette's verdict in Gumshoe "... read through the stories for each is a gem of tight writing and will pull you into a world you'll pray you'll never enter in any other way but via fiction." www.gumshoereview.com/php/Review-id.php?id=2628
Bisse Nattfjäril berättelser från under världen
Price: Free! Words: 36,930. Language: Swedish. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Six short stories by Helena Sigander, crime writer. During cold winters, a lot of snow, darkness and loneliness - people do make bad mistakes.