All Fiction

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

<i>The Dry</i>: Audio Excerpt
January 23, 2017

The Dry: Audio Excerpt

Jane Harper
<i>Snowblind</i>: New Excerpt
January 23, 2017

Snowblind: New Excerpt

Ragnar Jonasson
A startling Icelandic debut thriller.
<i>Fever in the Dark</i>: New Excerpt
January 20, 2017

Fever in the Dark: New Excerpt

Ellen Hart
The 24th Jane Lawless Mystery.
<i>The Breakout</i>: New Excerpt
January 19, 2017

The Breakout: New Excerpt

Ryan David Jahn
A military thriller about revenge and the bond of a troop.
<i>A Death at the Yoga Cafe</i>: New Excerpt
January 18, 2017

A Death at the Yoga Cafe: New Excerpt

Michelle Kelly
The 2nd book in the Keeley Carpenter series.
<i>Requiem for a Mezzo</i>: New Excerpt
January 17, 2017

Requiem for a Mezzo: New Excerpt

Carola Dunn
The 3rd book in the Daisy Dalrymple series, now beautifully reprinted in paperback!
<i>Eleventh Grave in Moonlight</i>: New Excerpt
January 16, 2017

Eleventh Grave in Moonlight: New Excerpt

Darynda Jones
The 11th installment in the paranormal Charley Davidson series.
<i>Keys to Nowhere</i>: New Excerpt
January 15, 2017

Keys to Nowhere: New Excerpt

Dorothy Hayes
The 3rd book in the Carol Rossi Mystery series.
<i>Big Trouble</i>: New Excerpt
January 14, 2017

Big Trouble: New Excerpt

R.A. Spratt
The 3rd book in the Friday Barnes Mysteries series.
<i>A Puzzle to Be Named Later</i>: New Excerpt
January 13, 2017

A Puzzle to Be Named Later: New Excerpt

Parnell Hall
The 18th book in the Puzzle Lady Mystery series.
The X-Files Origins Series: 2 Audio Excerpts
January 12, 2017

The X-Files Origins Series: 2 Audio Excerpts

Kami Garcia and Jonathan Maberry
Listen to TWO audio excerpts from the X-Files Origins series!
<i>The Nowhere Man</i>: New Excerpt
January 12, 2017

The Nowhere Man: New Excerpt

Gregg Hurwitz
The 2nd book in the Evan Smoak series.
<i>The Rising</i>: New Excerpt
January 11, 2017

The Rising: New Excerpt

Heather Graham and Jon Land
A story of action, mystery, and the endurance of young love.
<i>Cast Iron</i>: New Excerpt
January 10, 2017

Cast Iron: New Excerpt

Peter May
The latest Enzo Macleod Investigation in the Enzo Files.
<i>You Don’t Know My Name</i>: New Excerpt
January 10, 2017

You Don’t Know My Name: New Excerpt

Kristen Orlando
A debut novel and young-adult action adventure.
<i>The Travelers</i>: New Excerpt
January 9, 2017

The Travelers: New Excerpt

Chris Pavone
A pulse-racing international thriller.
<i>The Clairvoyants</i>: New Excerpt
January 9, 2017

The Clairvoyants: New Excerpt

Karen Brown
A gothic-inflected psychological suspense thriller.
<i>The Midnight Bell</i>: New Excerpt
January 7, 2017

The Midnight Bell: New Excerpt

Jack Higgins
The 22nd Sean Dillon novel.
<i>Death at St. Vedast</i>: New Excerpt
January 6, 2017

Death at St. Vedast: New Excerpt

Mary Lawrence
The 3rd book in the Bianca Goddard Mystery series.
<i>The Dry</i>: New Excerpt
January 5, 2017

The Dry: New Excerpt

Jane Harper
An atmospheric, page-turning debut mystery.
<i>The Death of Kings</i>: New Excerpt
January 4, 2017

The Death of Kings: New Excerpt

Rennie Airth
The 5th novel in the John Madden series.
<i>Hideout</i>: New Excerpt
January 3, 2017

Hideout: New Excerpt

Watt Key
A riveting adventure featuring the son of a Mississippi policeman.
<i>A Pinch of Poison</i>: New Excerpt
January 2, 2017

A Pinch of Poison: New Excerpt

Alyssa Maxwell
The 2nd book in the Lady & Lady's Maid Mystery series.
<i>The X-Files Origins: Devil’s Advocate</i>: New Excerpt
December 29, 2016

The X-Files Origins: Devil’s Advocate: New Excerpt

Jonathan Maberry
How did Dana Scully become a skeptic?
<i>Fudge and Jury</i>: New Excerpt
December 27, 2016

Fudge and Jury: New Excerpt

Ellie Alexander
The 5th book in the Bakeshop Mystery series.
<i>Mrs. Sherlock Holmes</i>: New Excerpt
December 26, 2016

Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: New Excerpt

Brad Ricca
A true crime tale told in spine-tingling fashion.
<i>The Dangerous Ladies Affair</i>: New Excerpt
December 23, 2016

The Dangerous Ladies Affair: New Excerpt

Bill Pronzini and Marcia Muller
The 5th book in the Carpenter and Quincannon series.
<i>The Final Day</i>: New Excerpt
December 22, 2016

The Final Day: New Excerpt

William Forstchen
The 3rd book in the John Matherson series.
<i>An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock</i>: New Excerpt
December 21, 2016

An Unsettling Crime for Samuel Craddock: New Excerpt

Terry Shames
The 6th book in the Samuel Craddock Mystery series.
<i>The Spartan Dagger</i>: New Excerpt
December 20, 2016

The Spartan Dagger: New Excerpt

Nicholas Guild
Ancient Sparta comes to life in this vivid tale of murder and vengeance.