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11 Life Is Short

by Robert McKay

The world of Darvin Carpenter, a PI in Albuquerque, NM
Someone's killing homeless people in Albuquerque, and because Darvin Carpenter knows people in the police department, and has some abilities that could help the investigation, he and Cecelia become part of the task force looking for the murderer.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Mystery
Tags: Romance, Crime, Mystery
Downloads: 2555| Votes: 60 | Score: 8.22
Size: 446KB | Posted: Concluded:

12 Murder in the Gunroom

by H. Beam Piper

Jefferson Davis Rand is a well-know private investigator with a well-known hobby - antique gun collecting. When a grieving widow comes to his office to have him help with the sale of the antique guns from her late husband's collection, Jeff quickly realizes that there's been foul play, and that he needs to get to the bottom of it. Yep, he's quite right, Mr. Fleming was indeed murdered with one of his own handguns, but can Jeff stay alive long enough to figure out who did it?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Mystery
Tags: Mystery, Detective, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 3272| Votes: 140 | Score: 8.15
Size: 373KB | Posted: Concluded:

13 Zombie

by Ernest Bywater

An Australian soldier is killed in Afghanistan. Years later a young girl is abducted near her school in a rural Australian town. A strange man in worn Army camos discovers her. She has a rare blood group and is bleeding to death. It's a race against time. The local community helps by donating blood; neighbours and strangers are determined to help her. A nearby Army base also helps the daughter of a respected officer who died in Afghanistan. While she's in hospital there are strange incidents.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, War, Mystery, Rags to Riches
Downloads: 3028| Votes: 192 | Score: 8.12
Size: 91KB | Posted: Concluded:

14 The Casebook of Rupert Swann

by Scriptorius

A series of stories from the casebook of a private detective operating in the North of England during the Victorian era.

Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Crime, Mystery
Downloads: 2393| Votes: 32 | Score: 8.12
Size: 297KB | Posted: in progress Updated:

15 Sweet Home Alabama

by Robert McKay

The world of Darvin Carpenter, a PI in Albuquerque, NM
After the serial murder investigation in Life Is Short, Cecelia Carpenter needs to relax, so the family takes off for her hometown of Leanna, AL. But there are still a few Klansmen about, and relaxation isn't so easy.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Mystery
Tags: Romance, Crime, Violence, Religion, Mystery, Detective
Downloads: 2833| Votes: 57 | Score: 8.10
Size: 370KB | Posted: Concluded:

16 Fiddlers Green

by UtIdArWa

A story in the The Regiment Universe
At the end of the Civil war, as with all wars, before and after, The men, and women, who fought the battles were, sometimes begrudgingly offered the thanks of a semi-grateful civilian population. That is if those men and women were on the winning side. This story is about the aftermath of the Civil war and the people, civilian and military, that were disgarded, thrown away, forgotten and ignored, Even today.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Western
Tags: Drama, Melodrama, Western, War, Military, Mystery
Downloads: 3204| Votes: 166 | Score: 8.08
Size: 178KB | Posted:

17 Wrong Secrets

by Ernest Bywater

Old chapels. alien bases, protected ancient secrets - fiction, fantasy, myth, or legend? An ethical investigator travels to Scotland to research if a secret alien base is beneath a curiously decorated chapel. He uncovers centuries old hidden mysteries, and signs a contract not to tell about them, but publishes his findings, anyway.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Mystery
Downloads: 2182| Votes: 170 | Score: 8.08
Size: 66KB | Posted:

18 The Crusader Chapter 3 My Way

by woodmanone

The Adventures of The Crusader
Detective Chambers changes his life, helps a father, and begins a new career. This is a continuation of the Crusader series.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Mystery
Tags: Crime, Drama, Detective
Downloads: 3535| Votes: 343 | Score: 8.06
Size: 85KB | Posted:

19 The Chief

by Robert McKay

The world of Darvin Carpenter, a PI in Albuquerque, NM
Darvin Carpenter reluctantly returns to Red Hawk, OK, where he was once a cop, to serve for a year as the chief of police - and winds up dealing with the first murder the town has had in years.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Mystery
Tags: Romance, Crime, Detective
Downloads: 11311| Votes: 467 | Score: 8.05
Size: 290KB | Posted: Concluded:

20 Missing Cats and Found Kittens

by UtIdArWa

A Mountain Man Story (5)
Number 5 in the Matt and Suzy saga. Modern day legal bullies try their hand at stealing what the want.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, Humor, Drama, Melodrama, Violence, Mystery
Downloads: 2107| Votes: 208 | Score: 8.05
Size: 172KB | Posted: