All Fiction

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

May 26, 2016

The Underdogs: New Excerpt

Sara Hammel
In the tradition of The Westing Game comes this debut mystery.
May 25, 2016

Stealing the Countess: New Excerpt

There's a lot more going on than the mere theft of a priceless instrument.
May 24, 2016

Wedding Bel Blues: New Excerpt

Maggie McConnon
The first book in the new Bel McGrath Mysteries Series.
May 23, 2016

A Game for All the Family: New Excerpt

Sophie Hannah
A standalone thriller from the New York Times bestselling author.
May 22, 2016

Jane Doe January: New Excerpt

Emily Winslow
An intimate memoir of a victim able to confront her attacker two decades later.
May 20, 2016

The 100 Year Miracle: New Excerpt

Ashley Ream
The Miracle does things to people. Strange and mysterious things.
May 19, 2016

True Crime Addict: New Excerpt

James Renner
The story of a spellbinding investigation of a missing person's case.
May 18, 2016

Seven Days Dead: New Excerpt

John Farrow
Seven Days Dead continues the Emile Cinq-Mars series of crime novels.
May 17, 2016

“Down to Zero” by Jon McGoran

Jon McGoran
Read Jon McGoran's new Doyle Carrick short story!
May 17, 2016

Morgue: New Excerpt

Vincent DiMaio and Ron Franscell
Enough macabre insider details to rivet the most fervent crime fans.
May 16, 2016

Manhattan Night: New Excerpt

Colin Harrison
A gritty, gaudy city, and a thrilling literary noir.
May 15, 2016

The Silent Dead: New Excerpt

Tetsuya Honda
Mystery where no one can figure out the "what" or the "why."
May 14, 2016

Rock-a-Bye Bones: New Excerpt

Carolyn Haines
Sarah Booth might find her own life on the line next.
May 13, 2016

Zigzag: New Excerpt

A simple investigation becomes the unraveling of a twisted murder scheme.
May 12, 2016

Boar Island: New Excerpt

Nevada Barr
A brutal murder is committed by a killer uncomfortably close to her.
May 11, 2016

The Defense: Audio Excerpt

Steve Cavanagh
May 11, 2016

Cape Hell: New Excerpt

Loren D. Estleman
The 9th Page Murdock Novel.
May 11, 2016

I Let You Go: New Excerpt

Clare Mackintosh
A mother's worst nightmare.
May 10, 2016

Courtin’ Murder in West Wheeling: New Excerpt

Michael Allen Dymmoch
Will you murder me?
May 9, 2016

Mercy: New Excerpt

Michael Palmer and Daniel Palmer
A medical thriller dealing with the controversial physician-assisted suicide.
May 7, 2016

The Vinyl Detective: Written in Dead Wax: New Excerpt

Andrew Cartmel
The 1st in the new Vinyl Detective Mystery series!
May 6, 2016

Walleye Junction: New Excerpt

Karin Salvalaggio
The 3rd Macy Greeley Mystery.
May 5, 2016

Vostok: New Excerpt

Steve Alten
A crossover novel uniting two popular series!
May 4, 2016

Against the Paw: New Excerpt

Diane Kelly
The 4th book in the Paw Enforcement series.
May 3, 2016

Kill Switch: Audio Excerpt

Jonathan Maberry
May 3, 2016

The Girl I Used to Be: New Excerpt and Video

April Henry
Read the excerpt and watch a video of April Henry talking about her newest thriller!
May 2, 2016

Sayonara Slam: New Excerpt

Naomi Hirahara
The 6th Mas Arai Mystery.