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A two chapter short story touched by dime-novel detective vibe and island ghost legends. It is a murder mystery that might have gotten side-tracked. Read More
Detective James Baron became an outlaw after asking the wrong questions. After four years of running on land, he finds a new opportunity in becoming a pirate. The old man at the ship's helm tells tales of a sea of mysteries; the Terminus. Intrigued and left without any other… Read More

Reads: 31

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Two gun shots ring out. A detective who happens to be nearby. A crime scene that doesn't add up. Read More
Detroit 1994, detective Erin Cole and Ed Lane are on the hunt for the illusive Evil Eye Killer. Both detectives have to fight both the killer and also their demons. Erin is out to prove herself and needs this case to get back in the good books of the… Read More
A body upstairs and a distraught husband. What's a detective to do? Read More

Short Story / Horror

January 08, 2018

Reads: 316

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

"They pulled all his teeth out!” Terry Roberts, chief of tribal police rubbed his chin as he stood on the Arizona desert in the afternoon heat. “That must’ve hurt. He had to be sedated or they held him down somehow, but I can’t find any tracks, not a scuff,… Read More
Amelia Ecclestone is a private detective in Victorian London. In this story The Honourable Sebastian Dudley has proposed marriage to an Actress and given her a family heirloom, when he is already engaged. Amelia helps rescue him from his folly. Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

December 26, 2017

Reads: 27

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A retired FBI agent who specialized in surveillance, Charles Esperanza, turned into a small town detective has reoccurring dreams that relieve a justice wrongly served; one he took part in from tip to stern and lives with its daily reminder for the next five years. The hollowed emptiness is… Read More
Detective Sully already has an investigation and his colleagues giving him stress. Who could be at the door now? Read More

Short Story / Horror

December 17, 2017

Reads: 222

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A detective thinks he might be dead. Read More
A in progress story about a talented medical genius who is invited to brake his ordinary routine in order to go to a medical gathering where something out of the ordinary happens which changes his life for the better and the worse Read More
Was it real? Or was it just a game? Read More

Reads: 22

Shelves: 2

The YOUNG Publishers House

my first novel, please support Read More
The first story in my series of light detective stories. Read More
The series continues about a detective and his family secrets Read More
A mystery series about a detective and his family secrets Read More

Book / Thrillers

November 02, 2017

Reads: 197

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Reid Central House

Everything isn't always as it seems. For Mena Cardy, that couldn't be more true. She used to think she was just an ordinary girl. She went to an ordinary school, had ordinary friends, made ordinary grades. She wasn't much of a talker, but that didn't make her much different right?… Read More
I've been busy working on other projects, so I dug up and edited one of my older (and shorter) stories. Read More

Reads: 738

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Eric McEvoy is an Irish homicide detective with dark secrets and a horrible past. A call from his partner forces him into reliving an event from his childhood. An event that shaped him into the law-bringing man he is today. A serial killer who gives himself the name "Crimson Killer"… Read More

Reads: 83

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

The main character, Robin, works for a police department as a secretary for the chief of police. Nothing really happens, her days are pretty consistent and quite boring. One day, she starts to receive messages from an unknown person. She knows nothing about this person but they know everything… Read More

Reads: 18

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

here is the story of a 14 year old detective Read More
"I was a reaper and he was a seeker, He was meant to kill me and I to him, Then how can in our poisonous and mad game, love thread?" * * * * * Have you ever thought who you really are? Do you… Read More

Reads: 19

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Detective Elizabeth is a busy homicide detective busy easily solving crimes until she gets handed an unsolvable case Read More

Tags: crime, detective

Reads: 45

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

this is short story... well... when i wrote this after that i didn't corrected mistakes and there are lexical and grammatical mistakes, sorry for that.! so if u read it and if u liked it, i'll correct all mistakes... thanks... Read More
The Case Continues. Two months following the events of Recollection the case of Ebony Parker's murder remains unresolved. Grace must form new bonds if she hopes to bring about justice as The Detective is closing in and time is running out. From the team that brought you Recollection. Recollection: Chapter… Read More
The story centers around a successful and wealthy family man who apprehends an intruder in his house. Subsequently he deals with the situation to his own satisfaction but fall foul of the law. Trapped by his own mistakes and careless talk to a member of his family he cannot… Read More
Police detective who seeks the truth about what has really happened Read More
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