All Fiction

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

July 28, 2016

The Commodore: New Excerpt

P. T. Deutermann
A WWII military thriller that culminates in the pivotal battle of Vela Gulf.
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July 27, 2016

Die Like an Eagle: New Excerpt

Donna Andrews
The 20th Meg Lanslow Mystery.
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July 26, 2016

What Murder Weapon Are You?

Crime HQ
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July 26, 2016

Blue Moon: New Excerpt

Wendy Corsi Staub
The 2nd book in the Mundy's Landing series.
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July 25, 2016

Paradime: New Excerpt

Alan Glynn
A thrilling novel of a 21st-century identity crisis.
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July 22, 2016

The Second Death: New Excerpt

Peter Tremayne
The 26th book in the Mysteries of Ancient Ireland series.
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July 21, 2016

Trials of the Century: New Excerpt

Aryn Z. Phillips and Mark J. Phillips
True crime, justice gone awry, and the media often at its worst.
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July 20, 2016

Murder on Brittany Shores: New Excerpt

Jean-Luc Bannalec
The 2nd Commissaire Dupin mystery.
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July 19, 2016

Night Talk: New Excerpt

George Noory
A talk-show host fascinated with the paranormal becomes entangled in a conspiracy.
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July 18, 2016

Death at the Day Lily Cafe : New Excerpt

Wendy Sand Eckel
The 2nd book in the Rosalie Hart Series.
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July 15, 2016

The Branson Beauty: New Excerpt

Claire Booth
The debut book in the Sheriff Hank Worth Mystery series.
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July 14, 2016

Night and Day: New Excerpt

Iris Johansen
Volume 21 of the Eve Duncan series.
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July 13, 2016

The Baker Street Jurors: New Excerpt

Michael Robertson
The 5th book in the Baker Street Letters Series by Michael Robertson.
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July 12, 2016

The Jolly Roger Social Club: New Excerpt

Nick Foster
The true story of a series of killings in Panama.
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July 12, 2016

Outfoxed: New Excerpt

David Rosenfelt
The 14th book in the Andy Carpenter series.
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July 11, 2016

All Is Not Forgotten: New Excerpt

Wendy Walker
What if you could erase a horrible memory?
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July 9, 2016

Open Grave: New Excerpt

Kjell Eriksson
The 6th book in the Ann Lindell series.
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July 8, 2016

The Graveyard of the Hesperides: New Excerpt

The 4th book in the Flavia Albia Series.
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July 7, 2016

Among the Wicked: New Excerpt

The 8th book in the Kate Burkholder series.
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July 6, 2016

Arsenic with Austen: New Excerpt

Katherine Bolger Hyde
The 1st in the new Crime with the Classics series.
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July 3, 2016

Panacea: New Excerpt

F. Paul Wilson
Two secret societies vie for the ultimate medical miracle.
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July 2, 2016

The Traveler: New Excerpt

David Golemon
The Traveler is the 11th book in David Golemon’s Event Group Thrillers series.
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July 1, 2016

Midnight Crossing: New Excerpt

Tricia Fields
A tale about the tough people who choose to live at the edge of the country.
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June 30, 2016

A Killing in Amish Country: New Excerpt

Rebecca Morris and Gregg Olsen
Only the 3rd murder in hundreds of years of Amish life in America.
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June 29, 2016

Pushing Up Daisies: New Excerpt

M.C. Beaton
The 7th book in the Agatha Raisin series.
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June 28, 2016

Lowcountry Book Club: New Excerpt

Susan M. Boyer
The 5th book in the Liz Talbot Mystery series.
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June 27, 2016

Paraíso: New Excerpt

Gordon Chaplin
A genre-bending story about love, sibling relationships, and the dark side.
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June 26, 2016

The Yemen Contract: New Excerpt

Arthur Kerns
The 3rd Hayden Stone thriller.