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The Forbidden Sun

By Elias Holmquist  (booksie.com)

A collection of short mysteries, starring Mathew Miles, a young PI, in the heart of a crime ridden city where the sole lifestyle is in crime, whether it’s preventing it or undertaking it, this is the story of adventure, suspense, and risk. Please follow the unravelings of this twisted...

Novel | Updated Nov 28, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mystery,Crime,Noir,Rain,Forbidden,Matthew,Miles,Murder

When I Wake Up Tomorrow: Part One

By Distortedvisionz  (booksie.com)

This story is about an English man named Theo who has moved to Japan because of civil war only to become a Human Supremacist because of 2 androids who bullied his child until he ended his own life.

Short Story | Updated Sep 15, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Neo,Noir,Drama,Mystery,Violence,Crime,Androids,Robot


The Narcissist And The Nightingale

By Boxcar Joe  (booksie.com)

There are things in this world that no one understands and the people that do don’t dare speak about them, but these things are used to make people atone for their sins. Vincent was made to atone for his sins of Narcissism leading to the death of a woman and her child, and Persephone was...

Book | Updated Jun 8, 2015 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Romance,Supernatural,Dark,Period,Historical,Fiction,Fantasy,Noir,Drugs,Rock,And,Roll,Belle,époque,Beatniks,Ww1,Werewolf,Crows,Raven


Champ II: My Heart Floats On The Bottom Of The Bottle

By Erik Pollet  (booksie.com)

Champ is at it again, this time he's in a good mood. But when an unlikely person enters his life, those events will start a chain reaction still resonating from his last adventure. Can Champ handle all this plus a surprise connection to his past? Only time can tell for the Man Without Pain.

Novel | Updated May 8, 2015 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Mystery,Off,Beat,Funny,Sarcasm,Alcohol,Noir


Wolf & Mouse

By Gaunts Gambit  (booksie.com)

www.facebook.com/liamwritesthings This novelette takes place in a shared universe with some friends from college. At this point in the world Achillion, the thief master is at the peak of his power and a great war has begun in the central kingdoms. As of yet the north is untouched by the...

Novel | Updated Apr 22, 2015 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fantasy,Wolf,Mouse,North,Magic,Thief,Guild,Cult,Gods,War,Black,Noir,Woad,Mythology,League,Horror,Lovecraft


Slow Poison

By Casimir Greenfield  (booksie.com)

A killer waits for the perfect moment. Thirty years on, the moment has arrived. Amsterdam, December 1985. An unprovoked slaying and the subsequent arrest of a young football supporter sparks off an orgy of violence. But the boy is innocent. The true killer commences a deadly campaign of...

Novel | Updated Feb 16, 2015 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Thriller,Revenge,Holocaust,Noir


Champ: Angels With Filthy Faces

By Erik Pollet  (booksie.com)

Champ is at best a poor excuse for a human and at worst a Private Detective. This Private Dic, or Marlowe, may be the man who can feel no physical pain but he rather much be the man who was left alone by everyone. However, Fate, Karma, and History tell a different story.

Novel | Updated Feb 10, 2015 | Reads: 45 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Crime,Mystery,Off,Beat,Funny,Sarcasm,Alcohol,Noir

By The Light Of The Street Lamps: Part I

By Jericho Short  (booksie.com)

It's another average day for Private Detective Randal Knash, until a small business owner walks into his office putting Randal on a case to investigate three young men who may or may not have ties to the local crime syndicate. It's up to Knash to find out, but regardless of who these people are,...

Short Story | Updated Jan 26, 2015 | Reads: 64 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Randal,Knash,Investigation,Noir

A Pack Of Cigarettes

By Jericho Short  (booksie.com)

This happened about a half hour before I posted this. I have a rather strange encounter and decided to write about it. I think I'll write it into an actual short story.

Short Story | Updated Jan 23, 2015 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Walk,Narrative,Noir,Think,Strange,Phrase

God Watches From The Dark

By Jericho Short  (booksie.com)

A private investigator holds a briefcase of ransom money, waiting for the collector to arrive.

Short Story | Updated Jan 15, 2015 | Reads: 121 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3
Tags: Noir,Detective,Fiction,Crime,Randal,Knash

I, The Judge And Jury - Part 3

By Kyoshi  (booksie.com)

Detective Will Owens has stepped in it now...

Short Story | Updated Jan 2, 2015 | Reads: 63 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Spoof,Noir,Detective,Crime,Mystery

I, The Judge And Jury - Part 2

By Kyoshi  (booksie.com)

WIl is drawn deeper into Chips' murder...

Short Story | Updated Dec 20, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Spoof,Noir,Detective,Crime,Mystery

I, The Judge And Jury - Part 1

By Kyoshi  (booksie.com)

When an old friend of Detective Will Owens, dies in his office. Will takes matters into his own hands and finds himself drawn into a world of corruption, criminals and dangerous women. It’s just another day at the office for Owens…

Short Story | Updated Dec 17, 2014 | Reads: 50 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Spoof,Noir,Detective,Crime,Mystery


High School Hottie, Mandy Lane, Got Fat --Part 2

By Paul Dabrowski  (booksie.com)

This a prequel to "Mad Season (Working Title)". Other than the characters of Jackson, Ingalls and Edwards this is a stand alone story. The Detectives are called to the scene where an attendant of a 25 Year Class reunion has died. Was it murder or just dumb luck. But as they proceed with the...

Short Story | Updated Oct 5, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Murder,Mystery,Dead,Body,High,School,Reunions,Detectives.,Noir,Chicago

The Lonely 70 Percent

By Llamaseverywhere  (booksie.com)

A man who hates the ocean visiting a coastal California town meets a woman from his dark past. You know that kind of cliche. Admittedly a sophomore effort but I'm proud of it. Certainly could use a better editor than myself.

Short Story | Updated Oct 4, 2014 | Reads: 42 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Noir,Femme,Fatale,Student,Mentor

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