Books in the genre of Crime fiction

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Wild Desires

Unknowncrazydevil

So it is rightly said, everything doesn't occur precisely as it should be. You may have the best plans laid out but none of that will work without trust, certainty, destiny, and predetermination. Life can be just wonderful if treated with fairness and kindness. Therefore, do not take it for grant... more info

Story about: criminals, mysterious, crime thriller

Ongoing: 30 Jul 102 pages
4396 463 26

Rating: 70

Ranking:
#15 in Thrillers & Suspense
#3 in Crime fiction
#3 in Action thriller

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The Secret of a Strangled Woman

Vijay Kerji

Naina Goel, the wife of Karan Goel, is robbed and murdered in their mansion, Giri Kunj. Karan requests an inquest to his detective friend, Mayur Varma. Mayur chases the clues and accepts the challenge of arranging the pieces of a jigsaw puzzle. What hurdles does he face along with Aisha Mishra and P... more info

Story about: mystery, mystery action romance, mystery series

Ongoing: 09 Aug 156 pages
1220 110 12

Rating: 9

Ranking:
#19 in Thrillers & Suspense
#5 in Crime fiction
#7 in Suspense

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Eighteen O' Five

S E V E N

Better is the devil you know to the angel you don't know. Brings you great offers and blinds you from a No. With no price until there is a price, pulls you out of every red. At the edge of the cliff is when you realize the trust is truly dead. BE CAREFUL WHEN YOU RECEIVE THE ... more info

Story about: murder mystery, suspense, thriller

Ongoing: 04 Aug 3 pages
47 11 0

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#20 in Thrillers & Suspense
#6 in Crime fiction
#8 in Suspense

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So-Called Suicides

Luna

It's been three years since Hannah's mom's death, Carolina's dad's arrest and basically everything. The whole gang's at WCU college now. They kinda decided life was partying, studying, football and sneaking into places sometimes. And they were right, untill a common frenemy died. The police report s... more info

Story about: death, thriller, suspence

Ongoing: 08 Aug 10 pages
133 29 5

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#27 in Mystery
#24 in Thrillers & Suspense
#7 in Crime fiction

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A Dangerous Interaction

Kat Thomas

A mother's worst fear happens the first time in years she went out. Her oldest daughter goes missing at the local mall. As the police are notified so are her co-workers. Everyone is there to help find the missing girl and help the small woman who would never ask for help even on her worst day. In th... more info

Story about: suspence, kidnapping, thriller romance

Complete 158 pages
2678 202 0

Rating: 15

Ranking:
#25 in Thrillers & Suspense
#8 in Crime fiction
#298 in Romance

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Mofocity: Echoes Of Darkness

Gegi Mei

Here we follow the footsteps of Adrian Addams, an orphan, a loner, a night crawler to the core who works for Jordan Cromwell, the city's most influential man's son. The city is going through some changes after 33 years of the separation, and Adrian is caught right in the middle of it. He's accust... more info

Story about: mystery, friendship, murder

Complete 115 pages
1739 154 14

Rating: 19

Ranking:
#26 in Thrillers & Suspense
#9 in Crime fiction
#38 in Young adult
#1 in Dystopia

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Law And Order

Oluwatosin melody

A country ruled by the rich and powerful elite called the six feathers. Their preys we're the weak and poor, nobody could question them because they held more power than the president of the country but............ Someone decided to bring them to justice. Jeremy akinsola, a lawyer who had a tragi... more info

Story about: law, order, justice

Ongoing: 16 Jul 1 pages
51 16 4

Rating: 4

Ranking:
#31 in Thrillers & Suspense
#10 in Crime fiction

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The Curious Case of Charlie Tillman

RJ Pritchett

Charlie Tillman is infamous to her hometown as well as her own family. A tragic event that led up to her arrest is the reason why her name is the subject of infamy. She has never told a single would her side of the story... Until now.... more info

Story about: paranormal, mentalhealth, backstory

Ongoing: 06 Aug 16 pages
58 7 0

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#39 in Thrillers & Suspense
#11 in Crime fiction
#18 in Suspense

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The Game

ScarsOfPast

One school. One celebration. One night. One game. One section. Eleven players. Will they survive?... more info

Story about: a twisted type of game

Ongoing: 10 Aug 42 pages
139 31 1

Rating: 1

Ranking:
#40 in Thrillers & Suspense
#12 in Crime fiction
#53 in Young adult
#20 in School

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The Ghost at the Hotel

Крися

The ghost at the Greenway Hotel. Victorian era. Ghosts, murders, traditional tea meeting at five o’clock. Miss Margaret Reilly unexpectedly finds herself at the center of events: a ghost, a werewolf, a robbery at the Greenway Castle Hotel. Jewelry and gold sovereigns worth fifty thousand pounds ... more info

Story about: detective, mystery

Complete 15 pages
1341 132 19

Rating: 18

Ranking:
#52 in Thrillers & Suspense
#16 in Crime fiction
#59 in Mystery

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Don't love her

vartika

how a serial killer kills herself as she gets what she desires for.... more info

Story about: a serial killer

Ongoing: 04 Aug 3 pages
16 0 0

Rating: 1

Ranking:
#55 in Thrillers & Suspense
#17 in Crime fiction

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So-Called Accidents

Luna

Hannah Griffin was the only one insane enough to believe her family was not lost in random accidents. Or was she holding on to anything instead of giving in to pain? Obviously no one believes her. Hell, she doesn't believe herself. But she's willing to try anything if it means the deaths would hurt ... more info

Story about: death, thriller, suspense

Complete 39 pages
784 54 28

Rating: 12

Ranking:
#58 in Thrillers & Suspense
#18 in Crime fiction
#9 in Action & Adventures

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Knifebullet

K.R Webber

Nevarez has come for discussing a kidnapping with his fellow hitman – El Viking. But they don’t know they are going to be target of abduction. El Viking had been waiting for this day for his entire life but the sudden kidnapping has pushed his plans out of reach. Matter hasn’t gone out of El V... more info

Story about: murder, cartel, gangster

Ongoing: 08 Aug 36 pages
101 5 0

Rating: 4

Ranking:
#73 in Thrillers & Suspense
#15 in Action thriller
#20 in Crime fiction

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Prophet Of Death

PJ Lowry

Detective Pete Gibbons needs a break to recharge, but life has other plans for him. A nagging Ex, overloading work, and a sociopath taking out his rage on the upper crust. No rest for the wicked. ... more info

Story about: mystery, suspense, crime thriller

Complete 132 pages
3053 138 13

Rating: 11

Ranking:
#212 in Thrillers & Suspense
#92 in Suspense
#41 in Crime fiction

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Cover - Up Order

K.R Webber

Benjamin Hansen has returned from his work and is confused about what he should be cooking for his murderer. He can't wait to get killed but he can't keep one thing out of his mind....FEAR... more info

Story about: supernatural, depression, murder mystery

Complete 45 pages
1340 64 8

Rating: 7

Ranking:
#257 in Mystery
#124 in Supernaturals
#232 in Thrillers & Suspense
#46 in Crime fiction

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Eureka Feminine

K.R Webber

Tacoma is being affected by the presence of Satans. And in such condition, a druggist named Allan O'Connel finds himself in the problem where an international force called Aitountes is attempting to murder him. Supernatural forces make him believe that he is more than a junkie.... more info

Story about: conspiracy, ghosts, religion

Complete 62 pages
3519 67 26

Rating: 15

Ranking:
#247 in Thrillers & Suspense
#50 in Crime fiction
#270 in Mystery
#130 in Supernaturals

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Hopeless Memories of Summer

Alex Scrivenor

A single town of water. Three murders. Four Crown Jewels. One five-year-old in the midst of it all. Who will survive? “Summer! Because Mommy loved the seasons, and Summer was her favorite!”... more info

Story about: love, drama, murder

Complete 81 pages
29290 95 17

Rating: 9

Ranking:
#180 in Contemporary fiction
#49 in Urban life
#270 in Thrillers & Suspense
#58 in Crime fiction

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The Ghost at Whitinhord Manor

Крися

The ghost at Whitinhord Manor. Victorian era. Ghosts, murders, traditional tea meeting at five o’clock. Miss Reilly's woman intuition and Inspector Spieth's man logic combine to solve the crime and one unusual thing.... more info

Story about: detective, mystery

Complete 14 pages
1078 69 6

Rating: 4

Ranking:
#323 in Thrillers & Suspense
#70 in Crime fiction
#346 in Mystery

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Books in the genre of crime fiction 
Criminal fiction is a sought-after subgenre of literary thrillers, which is based on those plots where criminal elements are involved. Espionage action novels and police detectives are often considered subgenres of crime fiction. The popularity of such books is unquestionable all over the world. After all, crime fiction is, in many ways, very emotional and engaging and does not leave readers feeling indifferent to everything that happens in the book.

Features of books in the genre of crime fiction 
It is known for a fact that crime fiction, as well as any other thrillers in general, evoke emotions, different experiences, excitement, horror, and empathy in readers. Crime fiction follows the same canons - the stories are often furious and exciting. Such books are characterized by such and similar criminal themes: the fight against criminals or escape from them, police assistance in catching criminals, hostage taking and many more. It happens even when the protagonists of such works themselves are real criminals. These books are fascinating and written in simple language, and their plots are linear. Sometimes scenes of murders and types of dead bodies are described in detail. The time when these stories happen can be any: realism is possible as well as historical events. There are also books where the action takes place in the future, set in fantastic surroundings, which are certainly also very curious and exciting. In general, crime fiction is read because of the drive and real emotions, when characters play with fire and death itselt. It is interesting. It is exciting.
 
Why is crime fiction so convenient to read and publish online on Litnet?
Many people want to read crime fiction, and, in such case, literary platform Litnet is the right place to be. Here you can easily find books of any genre, and they are available for both online reading and downloading in fb2, epub, doc, txt, and other formats. You just need to select your favorite book and go to its page; if the author does not forbid downloading  - you can download as much of it and as many books as you like. Do not forget to comment on how and if you like the story. Let the authors know how much their readers enjoy their work, or not. We recommend liking and sharing the books you like because it helps them to appear in TOPs, which will undoubtedly motivate authors to write and publish better and faster. Just start reading, and may the best crime fiction in all its manifestations be with you!

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