Books in the genre of Crime fiction


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

Ongoing: 09 Mar 68 pages
1316 42 13

Rating: 4

#8 in Thrillers & Suspense
#5 in Suspense
#1 in Crime fiction


The Ghost at the Hotel


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
880 63 18

Rating: 14

#18 in Thrillers & Suspense
#2 in Crime fiction
#35 in Mystery


Tears For August

Deanna Lorraine

Agnes Welsh was an 18-year-old girl who was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder and every day for her was something that she always has to endure. Late August when her family had decided to move to Fitzgerald, Agnes met a guy named August-who stole her heart and spent most of his time being with Agnes, ... more info

Story about: crime thriller, love & tragedy, pyschology

Ongoing: 20 Mar 13 pages
174 8 0

Rating: 3

#196 in Romance
#35 in Romantic suspense
#24 in Thrillers & Suspense
#3 in Crime fiction


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
630 20 5

Rating: 5

#173 in Mystery
#67 in Supernaturals
#109 in Thrillers & Suspense
#17 in Crime fiction


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: ghosts, religion, conspiracy

Complete 62 pages
2799 34 24

Rating: 13

#125 in Thrillers & Suspense
#21 in Crime fiction
#189 in Mystery
#73 in Supernaturals


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
28147 38 17

Rating: 9

#176 in Contemporary fiction
#30 in Urban life
#151 in Thrillers & Suspense
#29 in Crime fiction


The Ghost at Whitinhord Manor


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
514 30 5

Rating: 3

#207 in Thrillers & Suspense
#42 in Crime fiction
#299 in Mystery

Crime Fiction: read books online

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.
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