Searching for Mr. X

“For eight years, a man without a memory lived among strangers at a hospital in Mississippi. But was recovering his identity the happy ending he was looking for?”

Source: The Atavist
Published: Sep 30, 2021
Length: 36 minutes (9,232 words)

The Girl in the Picture

“A sketch artist and a grieving mother set out to solve a cold case. The more they dug, the more terrifying the truth became.”

Source: The Atavist
Published: Aug 31, 2021
Length: 34 minutes (8,600 words)

The Love Bomb

“For 50 years, Enthusiastic Sobriety programs have promised to help teenagers kick drug and alcohol addiction. But former followers say ES doesn’t save lives—it destroys them.”

Source: The Atavist
Published: Jul 30, 2021
Length: 78 minutes (19,700 words)

The Snitch

“In Scott Kimball, the FBI thought it had found a high-value informant who could help solve big cases. What it got instead was lies, betrayal, and murder.”

Source: The Atavist
Published: May 31, 2021
Length: 46 minutes (11,500 words)

Invisible Kid

“Sentenced to life in prison at 16, Adolfo Davis hoped a Supreme Court ruling would give him a chance at a new beginning. But nothing about freedom turned out as he expected.”

Source: The Atavist
Published: Apr 30, 2021
Length: 44 minutes (11,000 words)

The Lives of Others

“Two women gave birth on the same day in a place called Come By Chance. They didn’t know each other, and never would. Half a century later, their children made a shocking discovery.”

Source: The Atavist
Published: Mar 31, 2021
Length: 39 minutes (9,750 words)

Cat and Mouse

“With dozens of felines turning up dead around London, a pair of pet detectives set out to prove it was the work of a serial killer.”

Author: Phil Hoad
Source: The Atavist
Published: Feb 28, 2021
Length: 56 minutes (14,000 words)

The Gilded Age

Greed, grift, and murder—gold mined in the jungles of Peru brought riches to three friends in Miami, but it also carried ruin.

Author: Scott Eden
Source: The Atavist
Published: Jan 31, 2021
Length: 100 minutes (25,000 words)

The Secret Formula

“Could shrunken heads from the Amazon hold the key to curing cancer? One man thought so—and spent a lifetime trying to prove it.”

Source: The Atavist
Published: Dec 30, 2020
Length: 70 minutes (17,500 words)

Castles in the Sky

“While renovating a house in San Francisco, a couple discovered a diary, hidden away for more than a century. It held a love story—and a mystery.”

Source: The Atavist
Published: Nov 30, 2020
Length: 34 minutes (8,600 words)