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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: 13 | 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: 8 | 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: 66 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
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: 58 | 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: 47 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Spoof,Noir,Detective,Crime,Mystery

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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: 48 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Murder,Mystery,Dead,Body,High,School,Reunions,Detectives.,Noir,Chicago

Man From The Brink

By A T Jones  (booksie.com)

This is a short idea had when I woke up. I'd like to explore this world even more, but for now this excerpt should suffice.

Novel | Updated Oct 5, 2014 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 5
Tags: Flash,Fiction,Super,Humans,Powerful,Forces,Noir

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: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Noir,Femme,Fatale,Student,Mentor

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Cadence And Kascade

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

I wake in an unfamiliar room. I wrestle with the duvet on the uncomfortable settee on which I find myself. I am used to more formal surroundings, when I wake, a comfortable bed and sometimes a cup of tea. My head is pounding and my mouth feels like a dried up drainage ditch. My recall of how I...

Short Story | Updated Sep 26, 2014 | Reads: 92 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 6
Tags: Mystery,Thriller,Noir,Contemporary,Literary,Fiction

Last Kiss Of The Fox: A Larry Bouvier Mystery

By Nikki Carrington  (booksie.com)

Private Investigator Larry Bouvier finds himself on the other side of the law when a mysterious murder takes place in his building.

Short Story | Updated Sep 6, 2014 | Reads: 122 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Noir,Urban,Mystery,Erotica,Crime,Drama

avgvstvs

Starfall

By Avgvstvs  (booksie.com)

What is the price for super stardom? How far would you be willing to go? How much would you be willing to sacrifice for the dream of artistic immortality?

Short Story | Updated Aug 17, 2014 | Reads: 61 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Starlet,Actress,Noir,Cinema,Film,Industry,Sexuality,Tragedy

The Bright Shadows

By Countsd10993  (booksie.com)

A strange but brilliant detective is in the pursuit of solving the most bizarre and unusual cases.

Book | Updated Aug 2, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Detective,Noir,Elements,Adult

Le Noir De La Beaute

By Jheighes  (booksie.com)

A poem about taking risks.

Poetry | Updated May 26, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Beauté,Beauty,Risks,Noir,Blackness,Horror,Warnings

derwin_gonzalez

Get The Fuck Outta Dodge

By Derwin Gonzalez  (booksie.com)

John Dough thought he could pull a fast one on his bosses in the corrupt, crime-ridden, backwoods town nicknamed Dodge City. But things didn't go as planned and if he can't get out of town he'll be a dead man before the night ends.

Short Story | Updated Apr 28, 2014 | Reads: 75 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 8
Tags: Crime,Organized,Mob,Narcotics,Gangs,Drugs,Violence,Drama,Guns,Noir,Urban

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