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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...

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...

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...

Abnormality #4: Zappers

by Tom Lichtenberg

The world's #1 Big-Data Detective returns in another unrealistic adventure. This time there are disappearing dogs, cars that won't start, and people who have been partially electrocuted, perhaps by God. Part...

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 Missing

by Tony O'Carroll

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

Crime Stories Hell-of-a-Ween

by Alex Whitfield

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

Abnormality #2: Migrants

by Tom Lichtenberg

The world's #1 (if not only) Big-Data Detective returns in yet another extremely unlikely (if not impossible) adventure. This time things that should never move are apparently moving, and hidden dangers are...

Abnormality #1: Beepers

by Tom Lichtenberg

Dillon Sharif was the world's greatest big-data detective. It helped to be the handsome grandson of the billionaire founders of the AllDat Corporation - legal owners of all the world's information - but would...

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.

Ameristocracy

by Paul Moxham

When a conspiracy theorist cop stumbles upon the secret society responsible for the assassinations of Lincoln and Kennedy, he becomes convinced that they now have the newly elected President squarely in their...

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....

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!

The Dome

by Steven Bowman

Will you survive? Will you escape? Will you live to tell the tale? Or will your mind break?

Abnormality #3: Lost Souls

by Tom Lichtenberg

The world's #1 Big-Data Detective returns in yet another extremely unlikely, if not impossible adventure. This time the wrong things are happening at the wrong times in the wrong places while pasts and futures...

Swilliam Shines - Chapter One - A Night at the Albert Hall

by Sean Hines

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. Meet the pair as they chase down a thieving youth and make an interesting new acquaintance.

Noir - Case of Bruce Howard

by Emmanuel Obi, Jr

This time Bruce Howard is the target but he won't go down without taking somebody with him. The fourth installment of the Noir series forces Bruce Howard to show a little of his dark side. Previous short stories:...

Nestbusters

by Roderick Gladwish

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

Swilliam Shines - Chapter Two - Late Nights, Early Mornings

by Samuel Williams

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. Jack wakes up with a sore head, and ours boys are offered the chance of a lifetime.