All Fiction

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

October 9, 2015

The M.O.’s Lesson Learned Issue: “Night Watchman”

Ann Marie Thurmond
"...I've got a job to do."
October 6, 2015

What Happens in Reno: New Excerpt

Mike Monson
An unhappy wife, her criminal boyfriend, and a drunken gambler meet over a pile of money.
October 5, 2015

What’s Done in Darkness: New Excerpt

Kayla Perrin
No one knows what's done in darkness.
October 4, 2015

Blood Red: New Excerpt

Wendy Corsi Staub
Lock your doors and keep the lights on...
October 3, 2015

Death, Taxes, and a Chocolate Cannoli: New Excerpt

Diane Kelly
True crime doesn't pay...taxes!
October 2, 2015

The Grave Soul: New Excerpt

Ellen Hart
Jane Lawless is hired once again to figure out the truth.
October 1, 2015

The Haunted Season: New Excerpt

G.M. Malliet
Vicar Max Tudor is back!
September 30, 2015

Lockdown on Rikers: New Excerpt

Mary Buser
Nothing's worse than a jail within a jail...
September 29, 2015

Pop Goes the Weasel: Exclusive Excerpt

M.J. Arlidge
All around the mulberry bush...
September 28, 2015

In Bitter Chill: New Excerpt

Sarah Ward
Can you stop a modern killer from striking again?
September 27, 2015

Sky High: Exclusive Excerpt

Susan O'Brien
We have ourselves a runaway groom...
September 26, 2015

Lead Me Into Danger: New Excerpt

Daniella Bernett
International intrigue from Venice to London!
September 26, 2015

The Company She Kept: New Excerpt

Archer Mayor
The view from this ledge was vast, inspiring, and beautiful.
September 25, 2015

A Ghostly Murder: New Excerpt

Tonya Kappes
There's only one cure for a bad case of murder...
September 24, 2015

The Lost Codex: Exclusive Excerpt

Alan Jacobson
Comment for a chance to win this biblical thriller!
September 22, 2015

The Killing Lessons: New Audio Excerpt

Saul Black
Injured and half-frozen, a 10-year-old girl is their only hope.
September 21, 2015

Move Your Blooming Corpse: New Excerpt

D.E. Ireland
Some people aren't going to reach the finish line...
September 19, 2015

Second to Nun: New Excerpt

Alice Loweecey
This wayward spirit picked the wrong ex-nun to mess with.
September 18, 2015

The Slaughter Man: New Excerpt

Tony Parsons
His daughter waits at home, a killer waits in the streets...
September 17, 2015

Shadow Play: New Excerpt

Iris Johansen
Eve Duncan is back! Comment for a chance to win!
September 15, 2015

Shanghai Redemption: New Excerpt

Qiu Xiaolong
It's tough being an honest cop in a corrupt city.
September 15, 2015

One Year After: New Excerpt

William R. Forstchen
It's been one year since an EMP sent the USA into the dark ages...
September 13, 2015

Killers: New Excerpt

Howie Carr
Boston has itself a new mob boss!
September 12, 2015

Come Hell or Highball: New Excerpt

Maia Chance
Debt was not the inheritance Lola had in mind.
September 10, 2015

Dishing the Dirt: New Excerpt

M. C. Beaton
This time, Agatha Raisin must save her own skin!
September 9, 2015

Saving Sophie: New Excerpt

Ronald Balson
It turns out Chicago is nothing like Palestine.
September 8, 2015

24: Rogue: New Excerpt

David Mack
Jack Bauer is a man with no country and plenty of enemies.
September 6, 2015

Obsession Falls: New Excerpt

Christina Dodd
It's time to turn the tables!
September 5, 2015

The Year of Fear: New Excerpt

Joe Urschel
Machine Gun Kelly is on the loose.
September 4, 2015

A Killing in Zion: New Excerpt

Andrew Hunt
Murder is the mistress of polygamy.