2017 – CRIME/MYSTERY Novels of the Year!

Scroll through the list and read the best of NOVELS for 2017:
MAESHOWE MURDERS, by Janet Jones

THE TRUTH ABOUT CAROLINE, by Randi M. Sherman

A CLEAR SOLUTION, by Eric MacFarlane

OH MARY DON’T YOU WEEP, by Nakia Jackson

BOUND, by Belinda J. Rossetti

PERHAPS, by Catherine Hall

MILE OF CAR’S MURDERS, by Joe Harwell

A MUGS GAMES, by CD Swanson

LA BELLA MAFIA, by Morgan St. James and Dennis N. Griffin

INDIFFERENT CITY, by GK Parker

THE RELUCTANT SAVAGE, by Billy Ray Chitwood

DESERVING OF DEATH, by James Paddock

UNTIL SOMEONE GETS HURT, by Sherrie Lueder

WHAT IF ITS ALL BEEN A LIE, by Nancy Arant Williams

THE ROAD TO JUSTICE, by David Carner

DIAMONDS AREN’T FOREVER, by JL Mitchell

YOU’RE BUSTING MY NUPTIALS, by Ann Everett

TWO HEADED SNAKE OF KEY WEST by Marilyn Dalla Valle

ROMAN CIRCUS, by Carlene Rae Dater
THE ITALIAN CONSPIRACY, by JD Mallinson

THE PILGRIM’S BOUNTY, by Ken Bloomfield

LAST ASSAULT ON OAK ISLAND, by Jenn Rekka

DANGEROUS PROPOSAL, by Jessica Lauryn

 

  

2017 – Read the best of ADVENTURE Novels

Browse through these best of stories in the ADVENTURE genre and see where you can read the best of new novels from around the world. 

RANIL AND THE BABY ELEPHANT, by Barbara Bockman

SMASHWORDS, by Jack Sorenson

DRAGONBRIDE, by Raani York

VIDEO PITCH: THE ALCHEMY OF VELVET NOBODY, by Theo Cecil DeCelles

THE MERCENARY, by Johanna Rae

JACK POTOLO, by Lucy Boutaleb

MOONNEBIA CAPTURED MOON, by TJ Phull

DAY AFTER DISASTER, by Sara F. Hathaway

THE MISCONCEPTION, by Ceci Carpenter

THE ALCHEMY OF VELVET NOBODY, by Theo Cecil Decelles

FACING DEMONS, by Marion Brownlie

DEADLY INVISIBLE ENEMIES, by Harold L. Brown

THE DEPUTY, by CM Albrecht

THE LUCIFER GENOME, by John Jeter & Glen Craney

DEMONLANDS, by Chester David

VIDEO PITCH: ANTHILLS ELEPHANTS AND OTHER FASCINATIONS, by Rina Flanagan

ZEUS IS DEAD, by Michael G. Munz

DEAD MULES, by Dave Folsom

ZERO POINT, by Tim Fairchild

PALE MOON RIDER, by Marsha Canham

THE EYNAN, by LS Gibson

SERENDEPIA: PRIZEWINNING NOVEL, by Mike Lord

THE MYSTERY ALLIANCE EVIANS SAGA, by Taffey Tawanna Champion

THE WITCH QUEEN OF ORIENT SUN, by Elisabetta Errani Emaldi

JUST SHUT UP AND DRIVE, by Chynna Laird

BIG HORN STORM, by Kim McMahill

RIM TO RIM: DEATH IN THE GRAND CANYON, by Jeanne Meeks

THE KIDNEY SELLERS A JOURNEY OF DISCOVERY IN IRAN by Sigrid Fry-Revere

MAY THIS BE THE BEST YEAR OF YOUR LIFE: A MEMOIR, by Sandra Bornstein

WINSTON THE DUCK AND HIS BIG ORANGE BILL, by Kristina Wolf Dreisbach

THE ACCIDENTAL MONEY LAUNDERER, by John Fisher

SNORTING THE DEVIL’S DANDRUFF, by Scott L. Anderson

THE DEAD STILL WALK, by Gary Towner

THE HORIZON’S PEAK, by Tessa Verplancke

THE DEVIL’S CROWN, by Gary Towner

DAISY HILL, by Jessub Flower

THE FROZEN DETAUNT, by Gary Towner

DOG WATER FREE, by Michael Jay

THE 3 LEGGED CAMEL, by Gary Towner

TROPIC SQUALL, Ben Cherot

2017 – Read the best of ADVENTURE Novel Stories from around the world:

Browse through these best of stories in the ADVENTURE genre and see where you can read the best of new novels from around the world. 

ARCHAEA, by Dain White

ALEX THE INVENTOR, by G.F. Bryn

THE LOBBY, by Randi M. Sherman

SECRETS AND LIES IN EL SALVADOR, by Sherrie Miranda

CHRISTMASVILLE, by Michael Dutton

INTO AUTUMN, by Larry Landgraf

THE TIMETRIPPERS, by Hamish Robertson

I’M KITA DURAN, by Veronica Purcell

UNCLE MJ, by Magdalena Stancheva

OFF THE BEATING PATH, by Danny Fisher

PURPLE MIKE, by Sin Mils

HEALER OF CARTHLAGE, by Lynne Gentry

GARRETT AND THE FEATHER SERPENT QUETZALCOATL, by Carl Gundestrup

PUHA, by J. Bradley Van Tighem

THE SECOND COMING, by Grant Leishman

ENCOUNTER IN NINEVEH, by Mahmoud Nafousi

THE TEMPLAR SUCCESSION, by K.R. Eckert

OPERATION STARLIGHT, by David Owen Powell

DIGBY’S DIARY, by E.D. Bird

THE CITY OF THE GUARDIANS, by JerrLyn Harrington

DEAD ENERGY, by James M Corkill

HELL TO PLAY, by Jenny Thomson
THE IRON ADMIRAL, by Greata van der Rol

BREATH OF THE TITANS, by Riley Amos Westbrook & Sara Lynn Westbrook

BEYOND CLOUD NINE, by Greg Spry

ELDORADO, by Jay Allan Storey

THE FURLITES OF ARORIEL ON MATISSIA WINGS, by Marie JS Phillips

THE LAST JUMP, by John E Nevola

RAYONNEMENT, by Romuald Reber

A CURRENT DECEPTION, by Arleen Allment

DISTRESS SIGNAL, by Jack Comeau

SHIELD OF THE PALIDINE, by Barbara T. Cerny

CORNELIUS, by Tanya R. Taylor

SPIN THE GLOBE, by Edward Oldenhauer

JACK SPADE: DREAM DETECTIVE, by Carl A. Chase
AMERICA TUWAQUACHI, by PJ Parker

DARK TIDINGS, by Ken Magee

BEYOND HERCULES, by Stephen Roffe

2017 – Read the best of DRAMA Novel Stories from around the world:

Browse through these best of stories in the DRAMA genre and see where you can read the best of new novels from around the world. 

LADY JOE, by Mark Saha

KILLING IS A SIN, by Christopher J. Harvie

THUNDERCLOUD, by Ronald Joseph Kule

ARA, by Haidar Hashim

IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER, by Allyson Olivia

WINDIGO, by E.C. Hunter

INTO THE AMERICAS, by Lance and James Morcan

FASHIONABLY LATE, by Jeffrey Radlauer

WHAT PASSES BETWEEN WOMEN, by Patty Fischer

STORY OF A GHOST, by Charles L. Mahoney

LUNA TREE: THE BABY PROJECT, by Maya Berger

THE MASKED INSURGENT, by Rishabh Choudhary

WHAT EVERY GIRL NEEDS, by Zara Mbangtang

PLEASE HOLD, by Tricia Stewart Shiu

IF WORDS COULD KILL, by Brandy M. Miller

TALES OF A SEVIE, by Sara Rose Salih

RETREAT, by Sushil Rauthan

THE MAVERICK EFFECT, by George Verdolaga

OUTBACK PROMISE, by Maggie Bolitho

COME AND TAKE IT, by Landon Wallace

THE LION THE LEGEND AND THE COAL MINERS DAUGHTER, by Anne Mayhew

 

Read the best of NEW Novel Loglines

Submit your Novel to the Festival Today: http://novelwritingfestival.com

Read NEW Novel Loglines:

 

LUNA TREE: THE BABY PROJECT, by Maya Berger

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/luna_tree_the_baby_project_by_maya_berger.html

 

THE RISHIS: BOOK OF SECRETS, by Robert Delgado

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/the_rishis_book_of_secrets_by_robert_delgado.html

 

SHARLEY’S LESSONS, by RK Vetter

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/sharleys_lessons_by_rk_vetter.html

 

THE SHAPE OF US, by Yvonne Rediger

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/the_shape_of_us_by_yvonne_rediger.html

 

WRONG PLACE, WRONG TIME, by David P. Perlmutter

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/wrong_place_wrong_time_by_david_p_perlmutter.html

 

ALEX THE INVENTOR, by GF Bryn

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/alex_the_inventor_by_gf_bryn.html

 

DARK WEB, by Patrick G. Moloney

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/dark_web_by_patrick_g_moloney.html

 

STORY OF A GHOST, by Charles L. Mahoney

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/story_of_a_ghost_by_charles_l_mahoney.html

 

HE WALKS WITH DRAGONS, by Stanley S. Thornton

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/he_walks_with_dragons_by_stanley_s_thornton.html

 

ARCHAEA, by Dain White

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/archaea_by_dain_white.html

 

WHAT PASSES BETWEEN WOMEN, by Patty Fischer

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/what_passes_between_women_by_patty_fischer.html

 

FASHIONABLY LATE, by Jeffrey Radlauer

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/fashionably_late_by_jeffrey_radlauer.html

Read NEW Novel Loglines and Pitches

Submit your NOVEL to the Festival Today: https://novelwritingfestival.com/

Read best of NOVEL Loglines and Pitches:

Title: THE DREAMWORLD
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/the_dreamworld_by_yehuwdiy…

Written by: Yehuwdiyth Yodhhewawhe

Type: Novel

Genre: Action, Fantasy

 

Title: The Masked Insurgent http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/the_masked_insurgent_by_ri…

Written by: Rishabh Choudhary

Type: Novel

Genre: Drama

 

Title: WHAT EVERY GIRL NEEDS
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/what_every_girl_needs_by_z…

Written by: Zara Mbangtang

Type: Novel

Genre: Drama

 

Title: Ghostoria: Vintage Romantic Tales of Fright
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/ghostoria_vintage_romantic…

Written by: Tam Francis

Type: Novel

Genre: Paranormal Historical Romance Short Story Collection

 

Title: PLEASE HOLD
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/please_hold_by_tricia_stew…

Written by: Tricia Stewart Shiu

Type: Novel

Genre: New Adult, Romance

 

Title: A Broom At The Masthead
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/a_broom_at_the_masthead_by…

Written by: M J Logue

Type: Novel

Genre: Historical thriller

 

Title: If Words Could Kill
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/if_words_could_kill_by_bra…

Written by: Brandy M. Miller

Type: Novel

Genre: Sci-Fi Action Thriller Drama

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Novel Logline of the Day: THE YELLOW ROSE, by Wesley Tallant

1st CHAPTER and FULL NOVEL FESTIVAL. Submit your book today: http://novelwritingfestival.com

LOGLINE PITCH:

ACTORTitle: The Yellow Rose

Written by: Wesley Tallant

Type: Novel

Genre: Western

Logline: In 1886, Bexar County rancher Mike Callahan goes for his yearly pilgrimage to honor the father he lost in the battle of the Alamo. While he is there on the fiftieth anniversary of the fall of the Alamo, his wife Rose is kidnapped. He leads a posse of men, including the county sheriff, in an attempt to rescue her. He is killed but questions soon arise as to who shot him. Intrigue and family betrayal follow Rose as she strives to keep the ranch that Mike named after her, running.

publisher; Crimson Cloak Publishing

Interested in this logline, please email us at info@wildsound.ca and we’ll forward your email to the writer.

Have a logline? Submit your logline to the monthly logline contest.

Part 4: Read best of DRAMA Novel Loglines

1st CHAPTER and FULL NOVEL FESTIVAL. Submit your book today:http://novelwritingfestival.com

Part 4: Read the best of Drama Novel Loglines from around the world:

JEZEBEL’S DAUGHTER, by Mordechai Landsberg

THE ISLAND, by Jen Minkman

WANDERING FEELINGS, by Boyko Ovcharov

THE KILLING OF FREDDIE FOSTER, by Kerin Freeman

GRANT’S FERRY, by David Chase

THE SEDUCTIVE SCHOOLHOUSE SCANDAL, by Sandra Rose

TEMPLAR ODYSSEY, by Jeff E. Gregory

THE GIFT: RELEVATION, by Jeff Resnick

DEADLY PLEASURES, by Mary Firmin

THE RED STROKES, by Kathy Reinhart

IN THE PAINT, by Jeffrey Dainton

VIDEO PITCH: ASHES AND ICE, by Dianna Bellerose

ON THE ROAD TO FIND OUT, by Robert C. Brewster

BLOODRIDGE, by D.S. Kane

THE DEGENERATES, by Germaine Shames

CATCHING CHARLOTTE, by Romay

TWISTED, by Lola Smirnova

HEALING EPILEPSY NATURALLY, by Rosanna Martella

A TAYLOR-MADE LIFE, by Kary Rader

TRACES, by Betty Bolte

SEASONS OF EVIL: SPIRITUAL FORCES, by Yvonne Randle

THE LOST ROSE OF SUMMER, by Kenna Gordon

NOT TO TALK ABOUT UNTIL NOW, by Kirsten Marie Wohlgemuth

BUTTERFLIES WAKE, by Arlene Lagos

JACARANDA BLUES, by Mehreen Ahmed

BURN IN HELL, A JAKE CARRINGTON MYSTERY, by Marian Lanouette

RIVER OF TEARS, by Michele L. Montgomery

HOW TO KNOCK A BRAVEBIRD FROM HER PERCH, by D. Bryant Simmons

A WHOLE LOT, by Bradley Wind

IRISH INHERITANCE, by Paula Martin

SHORTCOMINGS, by Ginger Simpson

VIDEO PITCH: LEMMON’S JOURNEY, by Philip Oyok

ANTICIPATION OF THE PENITENT, by Nancy Laronda Johnson

SUMMERS GROWTH, by Tina Gayle

THE RAG PRINCESS, by Barbara Franzen

MY ONLY CRIME WAS BEING BORN, by Jeffee Weber

IT HAPPENED IN A LUTHERAN CHURCH, by RL Moatz

BUDDHA’S WIFE, by Gabriel Constans

STAYING AFLOAT, by Judith Marshall

THE MAKING OF MELISSA, by CS Nixon

THE REDEMPTION O CARALYNNE HAYMAN, by Carole Brown – VIDEO LOGLINE

MAY THIS BE THE BEST YEAR OF YOUR LIFE: A MEMOIR, by Sandra Bornstein

BEING LENA LEVI, by Bobbie Ann Cole

BLACK DAD WHITE DAD, by James Womack

UP GETTING UP IS THE KEY TO LIFE, by Brian P. Swift

GUARDING SHAKESPEARE, by Quintin Peterson

THE ACCIDENTAL MONEY LAUNDERER, by John Fisher

LIVING IN BRIGHT SHADOWS, by Jean Gilhead

OLD MAN by Philip Oyok

NO GREATER GLORY, by Cindy Nord

LEMMON’S JOURNEY, by Philip Oyok

GRAY RAINBOW JOURNEY, by KB Schaller

FAMILY PORTRAIT CHANGES VOL. 1, by Gillian Felix

RIPPLE, by Tui Allen

FROM HIDDEN PAIN TO FREEDOM, by Toni Dixon

THE HOMELAND, by John Edward Flynt

LOSS OF TRUTH, by Olivia Lee Skye

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR, by RK Avery

ABRAHAMS DAUGHTER, by Irene Kessler

RAIN, by Leigh K. Cunningham

WHISPERED SECRETS WHISPERED PRAYERS, by Donna Mack

BEST FRIENDS FOREVER, by Patty Larsen

THE IRISH CODE, by Robert Chapman

STANLEY PARK, by Racine Hiet

Part 3: Read best of DRAMA Novel Loglines

1st CHAPTER and FULL NOVEL FESTIVAL. Submit your book today:http://novelwritingfestival.com

Part 3: Read the best of Drama Novel Loglines from around the world:

SLAVE TO LOVE, by Romay

ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE, by Nadine Frye

SURVIVAL YEAR, by Jennifer Shearer

THE SHADOW OF YOU, by Brenda Iovino

OSAMA THE DEMENTED, by Farzana Moon

TO DANCE WITH UGLY PEOPLE, by Lorene Stunson Hill

BEYOND HERCULES, by Stephen Roffe

FAMILY TREE, by Andrea Carr

THE DECISION, by CP Munro

WIFE MISSING, by Annastasya Esme

THE SLEEPING SERPENT, by Isabel Summers & Virginia Bowen

MY SADE STORY PART 1, by Paul Cooke

DEATH OF A DIVA: FROM BERLIN TO BROADWAY, by Brigitte Goldstein

THE KNIFE WITH THE IVORY HANDLE, by Cindy Bruchman

THE SCARLET SERIES, by Taylor Chessor

MY TIME IS YOURS, by S.E. Isaac

THE PERFORMER, by Carole and Walt Kohn

YOU ARE AMONG MONSTERS, by Jon R. Flieger

ONION GRASS, by Amy Kierce

THE PATHOLOGY OF INNOCENCE AN INVOLUTION, by Juditta Salem

KERRI’S WAR, by Stephen Douglass

VIDEO PITCH: THE MILLIONAIRES CROSS, by Sal Nudo

COLLIDING ORBITS, by T.S. Fox

IN THE CLEFT JOY COMES IN THE MOURNING, by Dana Goodman

THE MILLIONAIRES CROSS, by Sal Nudo

THE RELATIONSHIP CONTRACT, by Natasha Rawls

THE PENCIL CASE: THEY STOLE US WHITE KIDS TOO, by Lorraine Cobcroft

THE UNIVERSE OF GOD 2: THE CHRONICLES OF JESUS CHRIST, by Twe Stephens

CITY OF BLUE, by Mike Panetta

DEATH GRIP, by Tracy Sherwood

MURDER IMPOSSIBLE, by Jack Fitzgerald

OFF THE DEEP END, by Cindy Tansin

ETERNAL WISH, by Dana Cariola

AN UNCOMMON FAMILY, by Christa Polkinhorn

A CHICK IN THE COCKPIT, by Erika Armstrong

SECRET KEEPERS AND SKINNY SHADOWS, by Mary A. Russell

STELLAS PLEA, by RA Giggie

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE THE DISEASE: THE SARA FARRADAY STORY, by Annette Reid

PLAYED TO DEATH, by BV Lawson

IN THE REALM OF ANGELS, by Darlene Cozart

FILIAD, by Danilo Peshikan

LINCOLN RAW, by D.L. Fowler

A LIKELY STORY, by Leigh Stanton

THE GUILLOTINE CHOICE, by Bashir Saoudi & Michael Mallone

THE VIRTUOSO, by Virginia Burges

THE JOKERESS EMERGENCE, by Bryan Follins

THOUGHTS OF A FRACTURED SOUL, by Kern Carter

Part 2: Read best of DRAMA Novel Loglines

1st CHAPTER and FULL NOVEL FESTIVAL. Submit your book today:http://novelwritingfestival.com

Part 2: Read the best of Drama Novel Loglines from around the world:

LOVE WAS NEVER MIND, by Kunal Bhardwaj

DANCE OF LOVE, by Inge Saunders

BECOMING MOON, by Craig A. Hart

DANCING WITH RACHEL, by Ken Montrose

BLOOD PRICE, by Al Wright

ENCOUNTER IN NINEVEH, by Mahmoud Nafousi

RECOLLECTIONS OF MY LIFE, by John Findley

THE SNAILS CASTLE, by Mark Gordon

MARKED, by PC Cast & Kristine Cast

NORTH HALL, by Julian Lev

A SPECIAL GIFT, by Wanda Brown

THE HOUSESITTER, by Adrienne Silcock

GESCHENKEN: RESURRECTION, by Jonathan J. Wimbush

SILENTLY STILL, by Julieanne Lynch

A WOMAN OF AVARICE, by Sam McCrea

6 DAYS OF YOU, by Sophia Ryan

PRIESTESS OF THE FOREST, by Ellen Evert Hopman

A TWINS REDEMPTION, by Yassy F.

THE CITY OF THE GUARDIANS, by JerrLyn Harrington

LIFE ALIGNED WITH MARY MAGDALENE, by Renee Michelle Christian

JACK DAWKINS, by Charlton Daines

MAKING ROOM FOR GEORGE, by D. Ellis Phelps

THEREALYOUTUBESTORY.com, by Eric Skaggs

THE BALANCE, by Michael Selden

TO FLY AGAIN: PORTRAIT OF A BIPOLAR LIFE, by Rachelle Hasnas

A BRIEF MOMENT IN TIME, by Jean Watier

MR. GRUMBLES, by Marjory E Leposky

TURNSTILES, by Andrea McKenzie

DEAD MULES, by Dave Folsom

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER HAPPILY EVER AFTER, by Laura Garrett

THE ROAD TO JUSTICE, by David Carner

THE SAFE WORD, by Karen Long

THE ROMANTIC, by Felix Alexander

ONE NIGHT TWO LIARS, by Brian G. Burns

ONYX DRAGON, by Shawn E. Crapo

HE & SHE, by Wayne Clark

ELSA A GIRL WITHOUT SCRUPLES, by Marleen Rossetti

NAZARETH, by James Jeffrey

WITH THE HEADMASTERS APPROVAL, by Jan Hurst-Nicholson

DOUBLE UGLY, by Jim Murray

MY WAR WITH HEMINGWWAY, by James Charles