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Mystery/Thriller

  • In the Mouth of the Lion

    by J Guenther
    In June of 1942, the Oberkommando Wehrmacht approaches psychiatrist Carl Jung in Zurich and "requests" that he come to Germany to assess the sanity of Adolf Hitler. A patient, Mary Bancroft, overhears their conversation and informs her employer, Allan Dulles of the US O.S.S. in Berne.
  • Sick Money

    by Karen S. Gordon
    x-cop Vance Courage is heading off for an island vacation when HIPP Corp’s CEO Sherry Rogers jets into Miami for a surprise meeting. An oncologist using her company’s electronic medical records software lost a patient during a routine chemotherapy infusion and the family is threatening to sue. Worried the business will be named in the lawsuit, she insists he go to Indianapolis to investigate. He can’t very well say no. He and his partner Lauren Gold recently invested 5-million of their own dirty... more
  • Cold Consequences

    by David Rohlfing
    Deadly Dealings in Bloomington, Illinois Ashley Cummins, the granddaughter of a powerful judge, is unexpectedly shot while buying drugs from her dealer late one night on a city street. As detective Sasha Frank investigates her murder, all of his possible suspects start showing up dead or missing. Who is behind the killings? As pressure builds on Sasha to solve the case, he uncovers new information that begins to unravel a complicated web of evidence. Will Sasha be able to prove who the killer... more
  • A True Map of the City: Lost in Dystopia

    by J Guenther
    Horus Blassingame’s company in Albion teaches him the Deresthian language and sends him off to Deres-Thorm to present a paper at an international conference. Trained in the wrong dialect, and without a proper map, Horus finds himself in a Kafkaesque nightmare as he struggles to find his way through the labyrinthine city to reach the symposium before it's too late. Events take darker turns, and his objective becomes the nearest border.
  • The Zima Confession

    by IAIN M RODGERS

    Glasgow 1977 - anarchist, Richard Slater, comes up with the idea that if he was to hide in deep cover until he was in a position of responsibility, he would be able to unleash a devastating act of sabotage capable of starting a revolution. Party activists develop the plan - code name Zima and wait… London 2013 - Richard is in London, working for a financial software company. He has held onto the Zima plan all this time and now knows how to make it succeed. Things start to go wrong when... more

  • Murder on the Commons

    by Will North
    When a hawk-ravaged head of a body is discovered neck-deep in a Cornwall bog, Detective Inspector Morgan Davies and her Scene of Crimes manager Calum West find themselves equally mired in questions and dead-ends. Who is this badly broken corpse on the grounds of Poldue Manor? How did the body appear there? And why does the lord of the manor's daughter seem unfazed by her gruesome discovery? Clues diverge and send the investigative team out of Cornwall and across borders as the team finds itse... more
  • What a Fool Believes

    by John Horak
    On August 18, 2018, members of the Sac Prairie High School graduating class of 1973 gathered to celebrate their 45th reunion. This was to be the last class reunion given how polarized the class remained in the aftermath of a vindictive senior year prank perpetrated during the Homecoming Pep Rally. Unbeknownst to the attendees, the foreign exchange student, a renowned Al Qaeda terrorist with unbridled hatred for his former classmates, aimed to ensure that this was the last reunion courtesy of the... more
  • A Crooked College

    by E. Timothy Lightfield, Ph.D.
    A murder mystery set in the mid-1970's reflecting the life and turbulence of a fictitious college, weaving together imaginative portrayals of crooked behaviors, chaos and confusion while interspersing humor, empathy and insightful depictions of higher education. The college president is found dead in his office. What unscrupulous actions and foul play by various faculty, staff, trustees and others will be uncovered? Follow the sheriff as he completes his criminal investigation and pathologica... more
  • Dark Vanity

    by Gregory E. Seller
    Reid Garrett is one of Hollywood’s biggest stars. He’s also a serial blackmailer, extortionist, and murderer. His good looks, charm and personality mask his sociopathic obsession to prey on Hollywood celebrities and other “A-listers.” Cameron Haines, a top talent agent with a dark secret is Reid’s agent. He’s also one of his victims. Cameron hires former CIA agent Alton Price to end Reid’s extortion, and protect his secret. Alton has a reputation for making celebrity problems “go away” quie... more
  • Mistaken Identity

    by Michael W. Sherer
    Jenny Roberts grew up in a house full of men, all involved in law enforcement. So, she knew the odds were stacked against her when she chose to become a cop, from the moment she joined the army to her service as an MP in Iraq and her career as an FBI agent. She’s overcome every obstacle placed in her path. But now her future is full of uncertainty and she’s full of doubt. A member of an elite counterterrorist “fly team” that thwarted a terrorist plot on the nation’s capital, she finds herself o... more
  • An Embarrassment of Itches

    by M.K. Dean
    It’s Diagnosis Murder meets All Creatures Great and Small… As a house-call vet, Ginny Reese has seen her share of the weird and wacky. But nothing in her previous experience could have prepared her to find one of her clients floating in her own swimming pool. Local artist Amanda Kelly was extremely wealthy with her share of secrets. By naming Ginny as her heir, not only did she make Ginny the number one suspect, but she painted a big bull’s eye on her friend’s back as well. With her tru... more
  • Fishing for Luck

    by Murray Richter

    Kevin's awesome life consisted of three things: fantastic fishing, hanging out with his ever-pranking best friends, and having fun with the coolest mentor ever. But when the scariest piece of his past resurfaces, his world changes. Wil Kevin be able to find his voice and the courage to overcome things too evil to speak of, or will he lose his friends, his family, and everything else important to him?

  • A Dickens of a Crime

    by Phyllis H. Moore
    Meg Miller, widow, retired librarian, and community volunteer is set to coordinate the annual homes tour for the Holiday Dickens Festival. Dressed in her scarlet Victorian costume, she checks the upstairs closet in the featured house for the hooped petticoat she needs to wear. However, there is a nude body on the floor, and Meg might know the deceased. She's a suspect, the only one in the house, and determined to discover who killed a well-known socialite with a connection to the local mega-chur... more
  • On the Take in Waikiki

    by Terry Ambrose
    Honolulu philanthropist Kenji Ito has gone missing. His daughter is worried something has happened to him. So, she asks former skip tracer McKenna and his PI-wannabe sidekick Chance Logan to find her dad. With McKenna’s wedding to Benni Kapono only a week away, he reluctantly agrees to help. But then, the unthinkable happens. Kenji’s body turns up, the victim of murder. In addition to the murder, McKenna hears rumors about Kenji's company. For instance, he was a ruthless businessman. Or th... more
  • Without Sin

    by Rachel Ford
    A city in fear. A serial killer who crossed the line. The Nursery Rhyme Killer took his brother. Now Owen Day will stop at absolutely nothing to find him. A brutal killer haunts the streets of Kennington, leaving dead bodies in his wake – dead bodies, gruesome murder scenes, and nursery rhymes. The media dubs him NRK, the Nursery Rhyme Killer. When NRK targets his brother, ex-military intelligence analyst Owen Day taps into the skills he developed in the Army to bring the killer to just... more
  • Surreal Absurdity

    by Jim Lively
    Charles Pierce has some bizarre situations in Dallas to navigate in Surreal Absurdity. He desperately needs a guardian angel to watch over him. Jamie Simon is arrested for theft and murder after trying to poison Charles because she held him responsible for her husband's death. Charles does not want to relive the demons of his past and is reluctant to testify in court against her. Detective Gonzales informs Charles that he will be charged for failing to report an earlier confession by Jamie to hi... more

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