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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...

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...

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....

Swilliam Shines - Chapter Five - Racketball Aboard The Europa

by Sean Hines

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. Jack and Rupert spend their first days at sea before the real work begins.

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 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!

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...

The Missing

by Tony O'Carroll

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

Swilliam Shines - Chapter Four - By Rail to the Sea

by Samuel Williams

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. Nerves set in as our chaps reach Plymouth and cast off in to the unknown.

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 Six - Jellyfish and Grogue

by Samuel Williams

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. A pleasant evening meal is quickly followed by the boys finding themselves in a sticky...

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......

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.

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...

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.

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...

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 #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...

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.

Swilliam Shines - Chapter Eleven - The Banquet

by Sean Hines

FOLLOW THE RECOUNTED TALES OF BANKERS-TURNED-ADVENTURERS JOHN SWILLIAM AND RUPERT SHINES IN THIS BRAND NEW WEB-BASED SERIAL. As Jack tries to reason with Mariana, Rupert is sneaking back for a peak of the banquet.