Mystery
THE VISION

THE VISION

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*** The Vision was shortlisted for the Watty India Awards 2019 under the horror/paranormal category.***This is a supernatural adventure story of Abhay along with his childhood friend Vipul. Abhay has some visions which were earlier ignored as nightmares but it turned out to be something else. Join Abhay and his friend Vipul along with Officer Madhav as they solve the most twisted cases in the town.Cover Picture designed by- @InfamousPaint This is a work of Fiction. The story and the characters are an integral property of Biswajit Patnaik and all copyright reserved. Please do not copy or reproduce the story in any form. If you are reading this story on any platform other than Wattpad you are very likely to be at risk of a malware attack. If you wish to read this story in its original, safe, form, please go to https://www.wattpad.com/user/Patnaik87. Thank you.…

The Clue of the Dancing Robber

The Clue of the Dancing Robber

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A classic 1940's style mystery... "Secretary Murders Widowed Mistress in Adelaide Love Nest!" Vivian Sherlock glanced from the screaming headline on her daily newspaper to the pale young man sitting on the other side of her desk. "Nigel is innocent!" insisted the young man.…

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

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It is about a London lawyer named Gabriel John Utterson who investigates strange occurrences between his old friend, Dr Henry Jekyll, and the evil Edward Hyde. The novella's impact is such that it has become a part of the language, with the very phrase "Jekyll and Hyde" coming to mean a person who is vastly different in moral character from one situation to the next.Author: Robert Louis StevensonPublisher: Longmans, Green and Co.Year: 1886------------I do not own and did not write this story. It is a copy of Original Book that I have uploded to help spread the book to wider audiences. Hope you enjoy.…

The Physicist's Party (An Erik Midgard Case Files Short Story)

The Physicist's Party (An Erik Midgard Case Files Short Story)

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Why are no time travellers permitted to visit Cambridge University on the 28th of June 2009?Detective Erik Midgard and his partner Mirabi Arjuna are about to find out...#2 in Mystery.…

Paper Ghosts

Paper Ghosts

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When counterfeiter Steve Stricker leaves prison he discovers that his former partner-in-crime was murdered on the same day he was arrested by the Secret Service. His attempts to bring the killer to justice exposes a family torn apart by incest and political corruption. Steve shares what he knows with the Secret Service agent who arrested him, but can he be trusted?…

Crime in the Community

Crime in the Community

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Christopher's illusion of having his life under control is shattered when the mysterious Amaryllis appears in his small town in Fife, bringing new ideas, confusion and ultimately chaos in her wake.…

The Executioner's Curse

The Executioner's Curse

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***Ongoing*** His blade, pointless. Yet, to sentence the guilty. Ghen is cursed. His right arm, now a black phantom limb, and along his right eye robbed of sight. Has phased his daughter into a cold and deep sleep of nonexistence.But it was during throughout an unexpected betrayal, under the orders of his own king...that Ghen had then firmly believed of the legend. The legend known as... As the Host of the Curse. For across, over to the seas of the East...the being is rumoured to exist on a mysterious island. For an island, that is riddled in ruin...blight lives amongst the darkness. And steeped in shadows lays the skull of an immortal dragon named Panamex. Together, they then venture through the island's desolate world, in hopes of breaking the curse, to awaken Ayu, that then would free her from the binds of her sleep...For new bodies have formed. The sun, lost in a shroud, and the curse riddled of an uncertainty. Discover an island, that be plotted of shadows and darkness, lost light, hidden foes, and a secret... that will plunge life into the depths of reality, and revelation...Readers: Book in progress, quality will vary throughout until completion, due to my focus on writing new chapters. For chapters 3-9 will mainly vary in quality, as I make up extra time to gradually fix these.…

Quid Pro Quo

Quid Pro Quo

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Satchmo Turner is a failed private detective from the rusting heart of the Black Country who is reeling from the loss of his sister and fiancee. He's going nowhere at work, and treading water in life, until he picks up a simple missing person case and stumbles into something much bigger. Satchmo soon finds himself in over his head and embroiled a hunt for ancient treasure, unrequited love, violence and murder in a quiet English village stocked with a cast of characters he could never have imagined.Praise for Quid Pro Quo from Wattpadders:"Damn you for writing such a good book. I'm dead serious when I say you should look to get it published.""Overall, I think it's a great book and something I'd expect to see on a shelf in a bookstore somewhere.""I read another chapter and devoured the whole damn thing over an afternoon.""All-in-all the book was thoroughly enjoyable and very professionally written. Definitely better than almost everything else that I have encountered on Wattpad... it was a compelling read.""Your style of storytelling is lovely to read. I'm trying desperately to convince my husband to sign up to Wattpad so he can read it too."…

The Untold Stories - Season 1

The Untold Stories - Season 1

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Sophie McDonald, an ordinary girl in an ordinary world discovers the inner truths after a death of a resident in her town. Wizards and Witches. Betrayal. Untold Truth. There's a reason why this story is never to be told. Who will survive the brutal events that take place?…

Unraveling

Unraveling

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Vanessa lives a movie-star life. She has a gorgeous, rich fiance', a high-rise apartment in New York City, and never has to lift anything for herself except a glass of champagne. How did she get here? What brought her out of the shack her drug-addict mother raised her in to the glitz and glamour of New York City life? A girl's gotta do what a girl's gotta do, right? Her story starts off like any other, but as her dark secrets come to light, the life she spun together begins to unravel.…

Frankenstein's Guide (Book 1, the LiteraTours Cozy Mystery Series)

Frankenstein's Guide (Book 1, the LiteraTours Cozy Mystery Series)

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Jessica "Ike" Wordsworth can dive into books, but she isn't prepared for a monster - and a ruthless murderer killing her tourists. Ike is fighting the aftermath of a nasty divorce that left her husband in custody of her homesitting business - and her beloved cats.With nothing but a turquoise construction trailer to call her home, Ike invests her last quid and becomes partner in a tour company specialising in bespoke trips for book-lovers. When the guide hired to take on the first tour drops out at the last minute, Ike has to take over and steer her guests towards the cradle of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein".All to soon she realises there truly are monsters on the loose, one of them a ruthless killer who's targetting her tourists. To unearth the truth, Ike will have to cooperate with her moronic partner, Gary Sands, 13th Baron of Nettlehole and founder of LiteraTours. When they don't succeed in stopping the killer, she realises she'll have to take the plunge and draw on some rather unusual skills her family has been hiding from the world . . ."Frankenstein's Guide" is the first instalment in the "LiteraTours Cozy Mystery series".[[word count: 100,000-150,000 words]]…

Dark Remains: A Maggie Power Adventure (Maggie Power #1)

Dark Remains: A Maggie Power Adventure (Maggie Power #1)

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"This powerful historical novel vividly evokes London in 1842 and the terrifying plight of 13-year-old Maggie Power and her younger brother Tom. Fine characterization...and skilled pacing make this a real page-turner."Publishers Weekly on this 2011 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award Semi Finalist.After the death of her mother and imprisonment of her revolutionary father, thirteen-year-old Maggie Power is plunged into a world of poverty and violence. Promising to protect her younger brother - come what may - she scavenges upon the mudflats of the Thames, haunted by the constant shadows of hunger and disease.That is, until a chance encounter with a charitable countess, who rescues her from the brutal streets of 19th century London. But Maggie's troubles are just beginning. For the rich life presented to her by the mysterious countess comes at a dreadful price.A suspenseful, historical mystery, Dark Remains takes the reader on a journey through the dark heart of early Victorian London.…

A Brilliant Plan

A Brilliant Plan

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Just a regular job....Get in, crack the safe, fetch the diamonds. That's what hobby cat burglar and acclaimed jewelry maker Calendar Moonstone has aimed for. Instead she finds a dead body, meets a handsome Detective, has a nosey insurance investigator on her tracks and manages a complicated boyfriend situation. And must solve a century old jewelry mystery!…

Indigo Initiate.

Indigo Initiate.

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Astronauts in their late 20's discover the reality of the world they live in. Their intertwining lives and journey's impede a dystopia of technology and greed as they fight to save the world and transcend into a better one.…

Luminous

Luminous

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Born with glowing green eyes. Destined for rotten luck. Peasant girl Meya Hild is offered the chance of a lifetime to become a Lady---at swordpoint. By mercenaries. Engaged to a dying nobleman. Poisoned with one month to live. Tasked to loot a castle. In a kingdom running out of resources.Little did Meya know that this shenanigan would lead her across land and over seas, from a mountain made of sapphire to an island shrouded in silver spiral clouds, with masquerades, heists, kidnappings, assassinations, shipwrecks, alchemy, reading lessons, romance, and an unexpected "bump" along the way.Let the misery begin. 🐉🎯 PROGRESS: 🌕🌕🌕🌕🌕🌕🌑🌑🌑🌑 .....60%Bingers beware! This story is still ONGOING.🎨 Cover: Aximetrik (IG: @aximetrik__ )🔖Content Guidelines:Mild language and sexual content. Yet, most chapters should be safe for work/school.Intimate scenes will be marked with ❣️⭐ DOs & DON'Ts ⭐💖DO: Add LUMINOUS to your library & follow me so you don't miss any updates!💖DO: Comment away! I love answering them.💖DO: If you enjoyed Meya's adventure, spread the word!🚫DON'T: SKIP THE PROLOGUE! You have been warned by the dragons that be that you will regret it!Why don't I just rename it "Chapter 1"? BECAUSE PROLOGUE SOUNDS COOLER!🚫DON'T: Plug, spam or troll.Posting anything unrelated or toxic will lead to an instant mute.Copyright© 2020 Anchisa Utjapimuk (jeidafei)All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be reproduced in any form without permission from the author.…

The Invisible Universe

The Invisible Universe

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What lies beyond the senses? What secrets have been hidden from you due to your physical limitations? Is the universe as empty as it seems? Are we alone?Dr Thomas Clark has just made a discovery that will answer all of those questions...Hope you enjoy and I would love to hear from you.…

His Noor

His Noor

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❝Don't make me live without you, not when I have finally found my missing piece... you, after such long years.❞♡ ♡ ♡ A story where nightmares evolve into living reality and coincidences don't exist, two afflicted souls sharing the same past, separated in their childhood are meant to cross paths after years. Haunted by a beautiful woman in his nightmares, Wali Khan, a 22 year old man seeks help from Allah, to understand the purpose of his night terrors. A sign from the Almighty compels him to return to his home country, India, after a decade. His homecoming stirs his buried past to resurface again, entangling many lives together, changing their fates in a way they've never imagined. It's here he'll discover the cold-shocking truth concerning his nightmares, his dark secrets will unravel before his eyes, and the most impossible thing; beyond his imagination: it's here where he'll encounter the captivating young woman from his nightmares in reality. Read on to know how in the midst of this darkness Allah has destined Wali to find his light through countless trials and sufferings, and bear justice to his name by protecting it. Because when Wali finds what is meant to be his, he'll go to any lengths to save His Noor. ▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂▂ {Book #1 in the Troubled Khan's series} +EXCERPT INSIDE+…

The Maple Leaf

The Maple Leaf

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A man held captive in a small room for decades had lost all hope of escape. One day a maple leaf, carried by the wind, enters his room through a small window - setting off a chain of events that give him the will to attempt a daring escape.After years of abuse, no outside contact, and total tyranny of his physical and metaphysical self - can he find a way to break free of the walls within his mind and the walls which surround him in reality?A story that explores the passage of time, good and evil, living with the concept of death, and the sheer power of one's will to survive.[Completed Novel - 45,000 words]…

Short Stories

Short Stories

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If your interested in short stories from writers that wrote them then you came to the right book! The book has short stories of mystery and thriller-ish for all of you to read!…

Cruising for Murder: Myrtle Clover #10

Cruising for Murder: Myrtle Clover #10

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When Myrtle and her friend Miles set out for adventure on the high sea, they assume most of the trip's excitement will result from shore excursions to charming Alaskan villages.They feel as if their ship has come in. But when a fellow passenger disappears, Myrtle realizes she must seize the helm and find the killer...before more souls are lost…