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“Too Close to Breathe” by Olivia Kiernan

Detective Chief Superintendent Frankie Sheehan has just returned to duty after nearly being killed in pursuit of a case. Assistant Commissioner Jack Clancy has assigned her team to investigate a presumed suicide. 271 more words


"Death And The Dancing Footman" by Ngaio Marsh (1942)

“On the afternoon of a Thursday early in 1940, Jonathan Royal sat in his library at Highfold Manor.”

As the sunshine finally breaks through and the northern half of the planet remembers that spring exists, I instead make my way back to the 1940s to a snowy scene of murder and mystery. 499 more words


The NULL Solution = Episode 177

The NULL Solution = Episode 177

…This appears to be a starfield for feckless foreigners, having all the feel of a jail…

“We will return to Sexta A and reassess our strategic position.” 293 more words

Science Fiction

The NULL Solution = Episode 176

The NULL Solution = Episode 176

…In the bigger picture, you are seeing what Lorgan wants you to see…


Two Sides to a Mirror… 306 more words

Science Fiction

The Client - A Thrilling Masterpiece

The Client

5 stars

A Nobody falls for a stripper and when she goes missing, he kidnaps the sister of the local mob boss; because what could go wrong? 164 more words


Short Stories Challenge 2018 - Four Hundred Rabbits by Simon Levack from the collection The Mammoth Book Of Best British Crime Vol 7.

What’s Four Hundred Rabbits all about?:

Four Hundred Rabbits tells the story of a midwinter festival to honour the Aztec gods in which a young man is drugged. 539 more words

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