All Fiction

Short stories and book excerpts published on CriminalElement.com, including original and reprinted material.

September 27, 2016

Strong Cold Dead: New Excerpt

Jon Land
The 8th Caitlin Strong novel.
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September 26, 2016

Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead: Search and Destroy: New Excerpt

Jay Bonansinga
The 7th book in The Walking Dead series.
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September 23, 2016

Daisy in Chains: Audio Excerpt

Sharon Bolton
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September 23, 2016

Presumption of Guilt: New Excerpt

Archer Mayor
The 27th book in the Joe Gunther series.
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September 22, 2016

A Deadly Thaw: New Excerpt

Sarah Ward
The 2nd book in the Inspector Francis Sadler series.
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September 21, 2016

Reckless Creed: New Excerpt

Alex Kava
The 3rd book in the Ryder Creed series.
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September 20, 2016

Devil Sent the Rain: New Excerpt

Lisa Turner
The 2nd Detective Billy Able mystery.
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September 19, 2016

Deadly Legacy: New Excerpt

Daniella Bernett
The 2nd Emmeline Kirby-Gregory Longdon mystery.
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September 16, 2016

Protectors 2: Heroes

Thomas Pluck and Holly West
Read an excerpt from "Don't Fear the Reaper" by Holly West.
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September 15, 2016

Indefensible: New Excerpt

Michael Griesbach
Exposes shocking facts left out of Making a Murderer.
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September 14, 2016

An Obvious Fact: New Excerpt

Craig Johnson
The 12th Longmire mystery. Comment for a chance to win!
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September 13, 2016

Daisy in Chains: New Excerpt

Sharon Bolton
A serial killer insists he's innocent...do you believe him?
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September 12, 2016

Exile on Front Street: New Excerpt

George Christie
A true crime memoir from a former member of the Hells Angels.
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September 9, 2016

Ascension: New Excerpt

Gregory Dowling
An historical mystery from the Venetian past.
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September 8, 2016

Black Water: New Excerpt

Louise Doughty
A masterful thriller about espionage, love, and redemption.
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September 7, 2016

Death of an Avid Reader: New Excerpt

Frances Brody
The 6th Kate Shackleton Mystery.
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September 6, 2016

Because I’m Watching: New Excerpt

Christina Dodd
The 3rd book in the Virtue Falls series!
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September 5, 2016

Sun, Sand, Murder: New Excerpt

John Keyse-Walker
A debut novel from the First Crime Novel Award winner.
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September 4, 2016

The Ones: New Excerpt

Daniel Sweren-Becker
A gripping thriller that creates a frightening version of our near future.
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September 3, 2016

Victim Without a Face: New Excerpt

Stefan Ahnhem
The 1st book in an the award-winning series.
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September 2, 2016

The Dread Line: New Excerpt

Bruce DeSilva
The 5th book in the Liam Mulligan series.
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September 1, 2016

Stripped Bare: New Excerpt

Shannon Baker
Starring a female Longmire in the atmospheric Nebraska Sandhills.
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August 31, 2016

The Homeplace: New Excerpt

Kevin Wolf
A suspenseful crime novel that captures the stark beauty of life on the Colorado plains.
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August 30, 2016

The White Mirror: New Excerpt

Elsa Hart
A follow-up to the critically acclaimed debut, Jade Dragon Mountain.
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August 29, 2016

End Game: New Excerpt

David Hagberg
The 19th book in the Kirk McGarvey series.
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August 27, 2016

Curioddity: New Excerpt

Paul Jenkins
A quirky and fast-paced debut novel.
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August 26, 2016

Death Among the Doilies: New Excerpt

Mollie Cox Bryan
The 1st Cora Crafts Mystery!
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August 25, 2016

Pumpkin Picking with Murder: New Excerpt

Auralee Wallace
The 2nd book in the Otter Lake Mystery series.