Books in the genre of Crime fiction


A Perfect Murder

Kat Thomas

Kit was in a relationship with Matthew an artist who seemingly disappeared and never reappeared. though his absences before he would come back and pretend everything was normal this time he didn't. She was now suspect number one in his missing persons possibly homicide case. Mitsuhide Akechi was the... more info

Story about: murder mystery, detective, romance desires

Ongoing: 30 May 78 pages
92 23 0

Rating: 0

#10 in Thrillers & Suspense
#1 in Crime fiction
#169 in Romance


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: kidnapping, thriller romance, suspence

Complete 158 pages
1206 94 0

Rating: 13

#11 in Thrillers & Suspense
#2 in Crime fiction
#170 in Romance


Mofocity: Echoes Of Darkness


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
592 56 0

Rating: 13

#13 in Thrillers & Suspense
#3 in Crime fiction
#22 in Young adult
#1 in Dystopia


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: 01 Jun 31 pages
136 36 0

Rating: 2

#17 in Thrillers & Suspense
#5 in Crime fiction
#7 in Suspense


Another Murder?

Mister E

Blenar. A thought to be peaceful little Mediveal town holding 200 people. But what would you say if i told you that Murder has dawned upon the Horizon? One night after the other, one new Murder was to be heard in the Morning with no sign of stopping or resting. Who would have such capabilities to... more info

Story about: fantasy, thriller, murder

Ongoing: 02 Jun 28 pages
190 26 2

Rating: 0

#19 in Thrillers & Suspense
#9 in Suspense
#6 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
1047 83 18

Rating: 15

#26 in Thrillers & Suspense
#7 in Crime fiction
#41 in Mystery


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
699 38 6

Rating: 3

#27 in Thrillers & Suspense
#8 in Crime fiction
#43 in Mystery


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: 30 Apr 84 pages
2341 75 13

Rating: 8

#136 in Thrillers & Suspense
#62 in Suspense
#22 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
1013 30 8

Rating: 5

#189 in Mystery
#95 in Supernaturals
#157 in Thrillers & Suspense
#27 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
3146 46 26

Rating: 14

#172 in Thrillers & Suspense
#31 in Crime fiction
#202 in Mystery
#101 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
28852 57 17

Rating: 9

#148 in Contemporary fiction
#42 in Urban life
#198 in Thrillers & Suspense
#39 in Crime fiction

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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