Short stories and book excerpts published on CriminalElement.com, including original and reprinted material.
October 4, 2014
An extensive account of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial.
October 2, 2014
Detective Kaga must search Japan to find the murderer of a bestselling author.
September 29, 2014
Joe Gunther returns to investigate the mysterious death of a Vietnam vet turned hoarder.
September 4, 2014
Just don't tell women you live with your mother.
September 2, 2014
On a strange deer hunt, a Forest Service officer discovers family is its own kind of wilderness...
August 26, 2014
Does a master assassin ever truly retire?
August 24, 2014
Inspector Erlendur is learning that some secrets should stay buried.
August 23, 2014
A murder leads Tanner to a facility on Jupiter's moon where time is literally running out.
August 22, 2014
Running around the woods is an elusive killer. Can Bell Elkins save the day again?
August 21, 2014
An albino liger is dead. Can Foxtrot, and her paranormal pets, sniff out the murderer?
August 20, 2014
Chief Inspector Gamache is pulled back into duty once again...
August 19, 2014
Got a problem? Odds against you?
August 18, 2014
Amid WWI, Holmes is pulled from retirement...
August 16, 2014
A few injuries couldn't keep freelance operative Daria Gibron from taking this case...
August 15, 2014
After being bailed out of debt, a London man must venture to a remote island...
August 14, 2014
Eve's outdoor adventures were never supposed to include running for her life...
August 13, 2014
A movie mogul's daughter is kidnapped, and in comes U.S. Marshal Simon Fisk...
August 12, 2014
Tink Elledge is back in the saddle—and in more danger than ever.
August 7, 2014
The sheriff doesn't know art, is sure he hates complaints about it...
August 6, 2014
Getting to the bottom of this Hollywood mystery will test every bit of P.I. apprentice Juniper Song.
August 5, 2014
While hunting murderous aliens, Flynn must face his greatest mystery: who, or what, is he?
August 4, 2014
Never bet against Jack Bauer.
August 2, 2014
When your fiancee is kidnapped, it helps to be a highly trained hostage negotiator.
July 31, 2014
A new genetically modified bee hides a terrifying secret...
July 30, 2014
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July 29, 2014
MI6 agent Tom Kell returns hoping to rid the Western intelligence of a murderous mole.