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The Ghost and the Document Reviewer: A Mystery Novella

by Gayle Tiller

Sarah Claysworth is a struggling Silicon Valley document review lawyer. She has no stability in her life as she bounces from project to project. Her finances are in disarray and she has no personal life to speak...

Offerings

by Stewart Felkel

Retired, and recently widowed, FBI agent Tommy McCain moves to a small town in Louisiana in search of a missing friend. What he finds is a community of characters who are sometimes quirky and sometimes sinister....

Splintering

by Auth Rebeka & Cser László & Csüdör Eszter & Renczes Márta

The book is about a girl, who struggles with dissociative identity disorder and she is cured in a psychiatry.This is a diary-series that she and the personalities in her mind have left behind.

Overboard

by Sandra Madera

Brenna Maren just graduated high school and is in desperate need of some fun and relaxation. When a group of her closest friends decide to spend their summer sailing to the Florida Keys, Brenna is all in......

The Glove Letters

by Kurt Ulmer

Letters from the edge as the search for the mysterious glove touches people’s lives in simple ways, in sad moments, at turbulent times, under pitiable circumstances and in ways that will touch your heart and...

Noir - Case of the Sphinx

by Emmanuel Obi, Jr

The second installment in a short story series featuring Bruce Howard; the lady-killing private investigator. In this case, one of his “bed buddies” comes to him for help when a serial killer has targeted...

Shadows of Deceit

by Mell Corcoran

Three bodies. No clues. No heads. It takes more than a near-death experience to keep Detective Lou Donovan off the job. Three decapitated bodies are discovered in the empty house of a high-profile Colombian...

Nestbusters

by Roderick Gladwish

Winner of the BSFA 50th Anniversary Short Story Competition. The war is over, but secrets remain.

Crime Stories Mother No Law

by Alex Whitfield

Family can be so messed up.

Crime Stories Sorry Honey

by Alex Whitfield

All right this is the second one to the series if they get a good response I'll make more.

The Case Of The Invisible Man

by Ray Daley

An unusal look at the life of Sherlock Holmes through the eyes of Doctor John Watson. It's Holmes, but as you've never seen him portrayed before!

Nursery Crimes - Case 1

by Ray Daley

A sideways look at the real life of nursery rhyme characters, inspired in no small way by Robert Rankin.

Second Sight

by RoseMary McDaniel a.k.a. Amy Hayle

What is there to see in the old mirror that sits in the 100 year old house that Brooke and her siblings have inherited from their Great Aunt Lydia, and what truths does it reveal? This is Book #8 in the Fruithills...

Crime Stories Hell-of-a-Ween

by Alex Whitfield

See if you can figure out the who,what, and why before the second chapter.

Swilliam Shines - Chapter Twelve - Making Up For Lost Time

by Samuel Williams

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. The Final Episode in the Series...Jack gets re-aquianted with his estranged mother...

Swilliam Shines - Chapter Three - Journey's Beginning

by Sean Hines

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. Rupert reveals the details of his prior meeting with Darwin and Swilliam Shines board...

The Ready Guardian

by C. R. Utigard

For years Daniel had admired it, the cryptic stone temple in the heart of downtown. He could never have guessed the secret it holds.

Crime Stories Devil-Ma

by Alex Whitfield

Another installment from Crime Stories is here to make your mind unravel. You know the drill find the answers. This Crime Story has been updated to make it better hope you enjoy.

The Missing

by Tony O'Carroll

When a young girl goes missing on holiday, a grisly secret is uncovered.

The Outlier #5: Jumpers

by Tom Lichtenberg

Dillon Sharif was the world's greatest data detective, but he had too many cases. He needed to apply the same analytics techniques he used for solving mysteries to manage his own workload issues. He was also...