Picture Perfect

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Mystery and Crime  |  House: Booksie Classic

What lurks in the city's shadows, hiding in plain sight? Photojournalist Maxwell Holden intends to find out after a chance encounter with one of these "secrets". Follow his journey as he struggles with the mystery and his personal life. Whatever nasty truth awaits him, the pictures reveal all.

Table of Contents

This Month's Rent

"Shoot! How am I gonna pay rent this month?" I can't help but stare at my camera. The memory card, it's empty. The screen's black as ... Read Chapter

Urban Noise

  Man, I really wish I could listen to music right now. Something nice and bouncy. That would really put a pep in my step, eve... Read Chapter

Marco, Marco, Marco

  You can't miss Marco's studio, Photogenic, because it sticks out like a sore thumb. First of all, the building is waaaay sho... Read Chapter


  Along one wall, there is a blue screen like the ones they use to edit in movie backgrounds sometimes, and a bunch of lights ... Read Chapter

The Poor Sap

In all honesty, I want to go home right now. However, there are two reasons why I can't. The first is petty: it would really suck if I ... Read Chapter


The ringing was starting to annoy me, so I finally picked up the pace and took the phone. I didn't want to leave the caller waiting. Af... Read Chapter

Let Me Rest

I went straight home after I left Grace's. I just want to avoid people for the rest of the day, to be honest. If anyone else gives me a... Read Chapter


LiveLong is quite a walk away from Business Central. You have to go through this sort of park area that acts like the "portal between w... Read Chapter


I got home at around 8 P.M. I literally just sat in a chair in the office and started staring off into space as soon as I got there. I ... Read Chapter


The P.E.A.C.E. District looks especially beautiful in the morning. I can't help but take my time walking to LiveLong. I'm not in any re... Read Chapter

Ins and Outs

The bodyguard led me to this room with magenta lighting that hurt my eyes. I've waited there for about twenty whole minutes now. I hate... Read Chapter

Heart Attack

When I got to the building where Grace lived, I was completely out of breath. I spooked the doorman and the person at the front desk. I... Read Chapter

Big Mistake

When I regained consciousness, I found myself tied to a chair. I guess that was to be expected. There is, however, one thing that makes... Read Chapter

The Deep

Sometimes I wish the world were unpredictable. People may say that the world is already unpredictable. I beg to differ. The world has i... Read Chapter


When I got up, I was incredibly pissed. I'm so ready to put this man behind bars for the things he put me through. I went right up to t... Read Chapter


"Answer my question first!" "You don't have to yell at me," I tell him.  "What do you want from me?" The guy is really nervo... Read Chapter

I'm Doing Your Job For You

The thing I like about investigating is that moment when you get to piece everything together. In all honesty, investigation isn't fun;... Read Chapter


When I got back to Emerald Beach, some miscreants were defacing my boat with graffiti. I grabbed some rocks from the sand and threw the... Read Chapter


The glass breaks, shattering to pieces, and the mass of fleshy wires enters the room. I have to say, for a company like FutureVision, t... Read Chapter


"When is that girl going to get here?" I'm currently sitting in Throwback, one of my favorite diners in the country. I would buy someth... Read Chapter

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