All Fiction

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

May 20, 2015

Independence Day: New Excerpt

Ben Coes
Dewey Andreas has gone rogue, and the CIA couldn't be luckier.
May 19, 2015

Pinnacle Event: New Audio Excerpt

Richard Clarke
You really can get anything on the black market, huh?
May 19, 2015

“An Unexpected Guest”: Listen Now!

Donna Andrews and John Gilstrap
May 19, 2015

The Scarlet Gospels: A New Excerpt

Clive Barker
Hooks, Hell, endless agony... are your warning tattoos itching yet?
May 8, 2015

Countdown to Mecca: New Excerpt

Michael Savage
A discredited journalist may be our only hope.
May 5, 2015

“An Unexpected Guest”: A Short Story

Donna Andrews and John Gilstrap
An exclusive mash-up from two fan favorites. Read it now!
May 4, 2015

Lash-Up: New Excerpt

Larry Bond
It was only a matter of time until we militarized a spacecraft.
May 2, 2015

Thin Air: New Excerpt

Ann Cleeves
A Shetland visitor sees a ghost before disappearing into the island mist herself...
May 1, 2015

Neighing with Fire: New Excerpt

Kathryn O'Sullivan
A tropical storm is no way to start tourist season.
April 30, 2015

Don’t Go Home: New Excerpt

Carolyn Hart
Sometimes a tell-all becomes an end all. Comment for a chance to win!
April 29, 2015

Tom Clancy’s Op-Center: Into the Fire: New Excerpt

Dick Couch and George Galdorisi
Stranded in North Korea...
April 27, 2015

Your Next Breath: New Excerpt

Iris Johansen
Nothing will get between Catherine and her son. Not this time...
April 24, 2015

The Memory Painter: New Excerpt

Gwendolyn Womack
What if there was a drug that could help you remember past lives?
April 23, 2015

Day of the Destroyers: Exclusive Excerpt

Gary Phillips
Comment for a chance to win a signed copy of this super anthology!
April 22, 2015

Grave Consequences: New Excerpt

David Thurlo and Aimee Thurlo
Why is a recently pawned necklace worth killing over?
April 21, 2015

A June of Ordinary Murders: New Excerpt

Conor Brady
Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee leaves two bodies in its wake...
April 20, 2015

One of Us: New Excerpt

Åsne Seierstad
Dive into the mind of Anders Breivik, Norway's most infamous killer.
April 19, 2015

The Blondes: New Excerpt

Emily Schultz
A new disease is targeting blonde women and turning them into killers!
April 17, 2015

Reykjavik Nights: New Excerpt

Arnaldur Indridason
This prequel takes us, and Inspector Erlendur, back to 1960s Iceland!
April 14, 2015

The Masque of a Murderer: New Excerpt

Susanna Calkins
A man's last words tell a murderous tale.
April 13, 2015

Lurid & Cute: New Excerpt

Adam Thirlwell
This isn't the most traditional way to destroy your life.
April 12, 2015

The Russian Bride: New Excerpt

Ed Kovacs
Rooting out Russian moles is hard work, especially from inside Moscow!
April 7, 2015

Scent of Murder: New Excerpt

James O. Born
Now assigned to a K-9 unit, a cop and his partner's attempt to sniff out a kidnapper turns up a murderer.
April 6, 2015

Compulsion: New Excerpt

Allison Brennan
When you hunt a serial killer, you better watch your back!
April 5, 2015

A Scourge of Vipers: New Excerpt

Bruce DeSilva
Legalizing sports gambling only leads to illegal activity.
April 4, 2015

Pride V. Prejudice: New Excerpt

Joan Hess
A jury duty dismissal has never felt so wrong.
April 1, 2015

Black Scorpion: The Tyrant Reborn: New Excerpt

Jon Land
Taking down a global human trafficking ring was never gonna be easy.
March 31, 2015

Whiskers of the Lion: New Excerpt

P.L. Gaus
A disappearing act so ingenious, it might be illegal.
March 30, 2015

Marked Fur Murder: New Excerpt

Dixie Lyle
This cozy isn't just puzzling, it's electrifying!
March 29, 2015

A Ghostly Grave: New Excerpt

Tonya Kappes
Chicken Teater's ghost wants justice. Comment for your chance to win!