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Killer Getaway

by Amy Korman Witness Impulse (March 10, 2015)

With a storm brewing in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, the Killer WASPs head south to Palm Beach, Florida. And what could be better than fabulous friends, Lilly Pulitzer beachwear, frozen cocktails, and high-society...


The Maharani's Pearls

by Charles Todd Witness Impulse (July 01, 2014)

Living with her family in India, young Bess Crawford's curiosity about this exotic country sometimes leads her into trouble.

One day she slips away from the cantonment to visit the famous seer in a nearby village....


Small Plates

by Katherine Hall Page William Morrow (May 27, 2014)

Agatha Award winner Katherine Hall Page presents a book of short stories featuring her famed heroine Faith Fairchild.

For years, Katherine Hall Page has delighted readers with her Faith Fairchild series, each...


Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (November 05, 2013)

Miss Marple: The Complete Short Stories gathers together in one magnificent volume all of Agatha Christie’s short stories featuring her beloved intrepid investigator, Miss Marple. It’s an unparalleled...


The Good Girl's Guide to Murder

by Susan Mcbride Witness Impulse (December 17, 2013)

In the second installment of Susan McBride’s Debutante Dropout mystery series, Dallas heiress Andrea Kendricks must expose a high-society assassin … before she becomes the killer’s next target.

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A Cat Was Involved

by Spencer Quinn Atria Books (August 14, 2012)

Spencer Quinn’s first original e-short story reveals how everyone’s favorite detective duo—Chet the Dog and P.I. Bernie Little—came to meet before their first big case in Dog On It.

As fans know, Chet...


The Lone Star Lonely Hearts Club

by Susan Mcbride Witness Impulse (December 17, 2013)

Andy Kendricks is back in the third sassy and irresistible installment in Susan McBride's Debutante Dropout series … and this time she's teaming up with her high-society mama to catch a killer who's targeting...


Blue Blood

by Susan Mcbride Witness Impulse (December 17, 2013)

Mixing a dash of Dallas society, a pinch of Janet Evanovich, and murder in the land of big hair, Blue Blood is the first installment in award-winning author Susan McBride's sassy Debutante Dropout mystery series....


Cold Comfort

by Charles Todd William Morrow Impulse (November 19, 2013)

A brand-new Ian Rutledge e-original novella from Charles Todd, including a special excerpt from the next Rutledge novel, Hunting Shadows, available this January.

It’s 1915, and the Great War is barely six months...


The Price of Love and Other Stories

by Peter Robinson William Morrow (September 29, 2009)

The award-winning author of the New York Times bestselling Inspector Alan Banks novels, Peter Robinson dazzles with his first collection of short fiction, The Price of Love and Other Stories. Marked by the piercing...


Elements of Kill

by Christopher Lane Avon (November 01, 2011)

A mysterious ritual murder at a remote Alaskan oil rig brings an Inupiat Eskimo police detective back to the land of his People to catch a killer, and save his own hide.

Police Detective Ray Attla, an Inupiat...


Season of Death

by Christopher Lane Avon (November 01, 2011)

Inupiat police officer Ray Attla joins two of his police buddies for a three-day caribou hunt in the Alaskan Bush country. But when gear and supplies are lost, the trio fishes for food and pulls in the remains...


The Lamp

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (September 03, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Golden Ball and Other Stories.

Thirty years ago, a house was inhabited by a man and his young son. One day the man traveled to London, was recognized as a criminal,...


The Gipsy

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (September 03, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Golden Ball and Other Stories.

Dickie Carpenter has a phobia of gipsies stemming from a terrifying childhood encounter. When his fears come back to haunt him, should...


The Fourth Man

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (September 03, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories.

A cleric, a lawyer, and a psychiatrist find themselves together on a train bound for Newcastle. There is a fourth...


The Hound of Death

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (September 03, 2013)

An Agatha Christie short story from the collection The Golden Ball and Other Stories.

A young Englishman visiting Cornwall finds himself delving into the legend of a Belgian nun who is living as a refugee in...


The Man Who Was No. 16

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (August 27, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Partners in Crime.

The Beresfords finally come face to face with their secret adversary. In order to crack the case, they must ape the techniques of the great Hercule...


The Ambassador's Boots

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (August 27, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Partners in Crime.

The monogrammed kit bag of the American ambassador to England, Randolph Wilmot, is switched with Senator Ralph Westerman’s. Wilmot hires Tommy...


Miss Marple Tells a Story

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (June 18, 2013)

Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Christie’s wildly unconventional investigator, Parker Pyne, all make appearances in The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories—a riveting collection of short stories featuring...


The Cornish Mystery

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 16, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Poirot's Early Cases.

A wife is convinced that her husband has been trying to poison her and run off with a younger woman, and she begs Hercule Poirot to save her.


The Adventure of the Clapham Cook

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 16, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Poirot's Early Cases.

A chef and a bank employee go missing on the same day, leading Hercule Poirot to believe a sinister plot is cooking.


The Market Basing Mystery

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 16, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Poirot's Early Cases.

A man has apparently committed suicide, but things are not always as they appear. The housekeeper points out that the gun was in the victim's...


The Incredible Theft

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 16, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Murder in the Mews: Four Cases of Hercule Poirot.

When the specifications for a new bomber plane are stolen, the Air Marshal enlists Hercule Poirot to help him find...


The Adventure of Johnnie Waverly

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 09, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Poirot's Early Cases.

When little Johnnie Waverly is kidnapped, there is only one man his parents trust with the case—the inimitable Hercule Poirot!


The Affair at the Victory Ball

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 09, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Poirot's Early Cases.

A young lord is murdered at a masked ball, and his fiancée dies of a cocaine overdose. Can Poirot find out who the killer is?


The Lost Mine

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 09, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Poirot's Early Cases.

A Burmese official goes missing in London, as does his very precious cargo.


The Adventure of the Italian Nobleman

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (July 09, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology Poirot Investigates.

An Italian count telephones his doctor, screaming, but when help arrives at his hotel room, he is already dead.


Death by Drowning

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (June 18, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Thirteen Problems.

A young girl finds out she’s pregnant and throws herself off a bridge, but Miss Marple is not so sure it was suicide.


The Affair at the Bungalow

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (June 11, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Thirteen Problems.

A beautiful actress tells a mysterious tale, but Miss Marple has her suspicions about the story’s truth.


The Herb of Death

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (June 11, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Thirteen Problems.

A dinner party takes a deadly turn when somebody poisons the guests.


A Christmas Tragedy

by Agatha Christie Witness Impulse (June 11, 2013)

Previously published in the print anthology The Thirteen Problems.

At a health resort, Miss Marple becomes suspicious that a man she meets is planning on murdering his wife.


Twittering from the Circus of the Dead

by Joe Hill William Morrow (August 06, 2013)

Come one, come all. The show's about to begin. Step right up for the Circus of the Dead: where YOU are the concessions. #CircusoftheDead


Death of a Salesperson

by Robert Barnard Scribner (April 09, 2013)

Mystery and black comedy collide in this collection of sixteen stories with crime, wit, and twists to spare.


Ring In the Dead

by J. A. Jance William Morrow (July 02, 2013)

J. P. Beaumont may be an old homicide hand now, but back when he was a rookie working with his first partner, Milton Gurkey—a.k.a. Pickles—things took a turn for the worse . . .

One day, at the end of Beaumont...


Hercule Poirot: The Complete Short Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (September 10, 2013)

At last, a single volume that gathers together all of the short stories featuring Agatha Christie's most famous creation, Hercule Poirot. The dapper, mustache-twirling little Belgian with the egg-shaped head...


Strangers: An Exclusive Short Story

by Camilla Grebe & Åsa Träff Simon & Schuster (March 19, 2013)

From the internationally bestselling authors of Some Kind of Peace, this eBook features an original short story, “Strangers,” plus bonus materials, including:

· Extended excerpt from Some Kind of Peace,...


The Friend

by Mary Jane Clark William Morrow (December 04, 2012)

Like a billion people on earth, aspiring actress Piper Donovan is a fervent Facebook follower. But what she doesn't know is that a "friend" is following her. Possibly . . . stalking. A fan who starts by using...


Risk

by Jamie Freveletti William Morrow (December 04, 2012)

When biochemist Emma Caldridge applies for kidnapping insurance, it's denied. Sebastian Ryan, the risk analyst for the insurance company, takes one look at her history of winding up in the wrong place at the...


The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (August 07, 2012)

Hercule Poirot is joined by the mysterious problem solver Harley Quin in the pages of The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories—a collection of ingenious short masterworks of mystery and suspense that showcase...


Double Sin and Other Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (August 07, 2012)

Miss Marple and Hercule Poirot both make appearances in Agatha Christie’s Double Sin and Other Stories, a sterling collection of short mystery fiction that offers double the suspense, surprise, and fun.

In...


The Regatta Mystery And Other Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (August 07, 2012)

Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, and Christie’s wildly unconventional investigator, Parker Pyne, all make appearances in The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories—a riveting collection of short stories featuring...


The Under Dog and Other Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (August 07, 2012)

A dead heiress on a train, a murdered recluse, a wealthy playboy slain at a costume ball are but a few of the unfortunate victims of confounding crimes committed in the pages of Agatha Christie’s The Under...


The Golden Ball And Other Stories

by Agatha Christie William Morrow Paperbacks (August 07, 2012)

A sterling collection of short stories featuring Poirot and others, The Golden Ball and Other Stories is a riveting compendium of shocking secrets, dastardly crimes, and brilliant detection—a showcase of Dame...


The Steam Pump Jump

by Jodi Taylor Accent Press (July 12, 2018)

Not one to let being banged up in Sick Bay stop her, Max has had a brilliant idea. But she needs Markham to execute it on her behalf. The subject of this cunning plan is Peterson, struggling with another bereavement...


Five Fires

by Laura Lippman William Morrow Impulse (May 01, 2018)

Everyone in small-town Bellville is talking about a series of mysterious fires disrupting the typically tranquil summer. The authorities attribute them to heat lightning, but some Belleville residents are not...


Waking Kylie

by Alafair Burke Harper (December 12, 2017)

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Ex comes a new e-short featuring an excerpt from her forthcoming novel, The Wife.

After losing a criminal case, a prosecutor asks herself how far she’s willing...


1922

by Stephen King Scribner (October 13, 2017)

The chilling novella featured in Stephen King's New York Times bestselling short story collection Full Dark, No Stars—now a Netflix original film starring Thomas Jane and Molly Parker.

A violence awakens inside...


The Mammoth Book of the Adventures of Professor Moriarty

by Maxim Jakubowski Skyhorse (August 23, 2016)

The hidden life of Sherlock Holmes’s most famous adversary is reimagined and revealed by the finest crime writers today.

Some of literature’s greatest supervillains have also become its most intriguing antiheroes—Dracula,...


Hardly Knew Her

by Laura Lippman William Morrow (February 03, 2009)

New York Times bestselling author Laura Lippman has been hailed as one of the best crime fiction writers in America today, winning virtually every major award in the genre. The author of the enormously popular...


The Long and Short of It: Stories from the Chronicles of St. Mary's

by Jodi Taylor Accent Press (June 01, 2017)

Follow the disaster magnets of St Mary's as they hurtle around history! The ninth book in The Chronicles of St Mary's Series collects the bestselling short stories in print for the first time.

 

When a Child...