Mystery & Detective / Short Stories

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

New & Noteworthy

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Language

English (485)

French (126)

German (6)

Spanish (50)

Italian (112)

 

Category

Delete Short Stories

 

Audience

Adult (485)

 

Protection

All (485)

DRM Free (87)

DRM (397)

More options

The Crystal Stopper

by Maurice Leblanc

The Crystal Stopper or Further Adventures of Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar by Maurice Leblanc is one of the greatest masterpieces of French literature. Lupin is an enigmatic, preternatural criminal; an unstoppable...


The Hollow Needle

by Maurice Leblanc

The Hollow Needle or Further Adventures of Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar by Maurice Leblanc is one of the greatest masterpieces of French literature. Lupin is an enigmatic, preternatural criminal; an unstoppable...


The Golden Triangle

by Maurice Leblanc

The Golden Triangle or The Return of Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar by Maurice Leblanc is one of the greatest masterpieces of French literature. Brilliant and sparkling, this crime novel is a stunning portrait...


Arsène Lupin versus Herlock Sholmes

by Maurice Leblanc

Arsène Lupin versus Herlock Sholmes by Maurice Leblanc is the second collection of Arsène Lupin stories and one of the greatest masterpieces of French literature. The character "Herlock Sholmes" (an anagram...


The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar

by Maurice Leblanc

The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsène Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar by Maurice Leblanc is one of the greatest masterpieces of French literature. Brilliant and sparkling, this book is a stunning portrait of internal...


The last summer

by Amedeo Landi

One morning during the summer holidays, a group of friends decide to go to an abandoned vacation home where a particular animal is said to be alive.

They don't know, however, that an event will change their future...


Unti Bess Crawford Short Story

The Horror on The Links

by Seabury Quinn

The first short story in the classic tale of Jules de Grandin, the supernatural detective who investigated cases involving monsters, devil worshippers, serial killers, and spirits.


The Old Stone House and Other Stories

by Anna Katharine Green & S. H. Marpel

Anna Katharine Green (November 11, 1846 – April 11, 1935) was an American poet and novelist. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well plotted,...


Room Number 3 and Other Detective Stories

by Anna Katharine Green & S. H. Marpel

Anna Katharine Green (November 11, 1846 – April 11, 1935) was an American poet and novelist. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well plotted,...


Sherlock Holmes and the Secret of Colonel Warburton’s Insanity

by Paul D. Gilbert

Giallo - short story (22 pagine) - Investigation into a life of misery and misfortune for a distinguished soldier...

Doctor John Watson finds that his dark and disturbing memories of the war in Afghanistan begin...


Short Mysteries, Detective & Otherwise

by Various & S. H. Marpel

Short story mysteries are the most engaging to read and also some of the most difficult to write. 

So holds Carolyn Wells, who wrote her famous textbook on the subject, and was known for her own mysteries. ...


The Golden Slipper, and Other Problems for Violet Strange

by Anna Katharine Green

Anna Katharine Green (November 11, 1846 – April 11, 1935) was an American poet and novelist. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well-plotted,...


Eleven Possible Cases

by Various & S. H. Marpel

A collection of detective-mystery by some of the true greats from the late 1800's mystery writers.

These classic authors are still engaging today.

Some of these are:

Frank Richard Stockton - known for his "Lady...


Mary Roberts Rinehart: Short Mystery Classics

by Mary Roberts Rinehart & S. H. Marpel

Mary Roberts Rinehart (August 12, 1876 – September 22, 1958) was an American writer, often called the "American Agatha Christie", although her first mystery novel was published 12 years before Christie's first...


Craig Kennedy Stories

by Arthur B. Reeve

Arthur B. Reeve is best-known as the creator of Professor Craig Kennedy, “the American Sherlock Holmes.” This scientific detective, professor of Chemistry at Columbia University uses his knowledge of science...


Love & Other Crimes

The Man in the Brown Suit & Crooked House Bundle

by Agatha Christie

TWO BESTSELLING MYSTERIES IN ONE GREAT PACKAGE! 

From the Queen of Mystery, The Man in the Brown Suit, in which a young woman makes a dangerous decision to investigate a shocking “accidental” death she...


Clean Break: A Kira Brightwell Short Novel

by Jacquelyn Smith

Kira Brightwell needs a change of scenery.

A relaxing, solo trip to Toronto to visit her grandparents seems like a good idea. No nosy reporters, no criminals to take down, and (most importantly) no self-appointed...


Classic Mystery Short Stories

by Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Louis Stevenson & Wilkie Collins

A fantastic collection of Classic Mystery Short Stories! Featuring some of the masters of the genre, including Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Conan Doyle and Wilkie Collins, this small collection is a page-turner built...