Christian Holmes

The Adventures of Christian Holmes is a series of short detective stories, offering humor and moral themes. It centers around the adventures and misadventures of Christian Holmes, his fellow agents at the CBI, and his eccentric English cousin Henry. The Adventures of Christian Holmes have been enjoyed by both adults and children.

After years of living out his adventures in the pages of SALT Magazine, Christian Holmes has entered the world of e-publishing. Inspection and Sweet Green Paper are now available for purchase and download.


Inspection (Adventures of Christian Holmes 1)
by Shannon McDermott

An interloper arrives at the CBI, claiming to be a data-collector from headquarters. Christian Holmes, together with Greg Belden, is assigned to help him.

As they work with the outsider, their doubts grow. Who is he, and what did he really come for?

More than one man will be tested, when inspection comes.

Inspection is available on Amazon. You can read the first half of the story here.

Inspection on Goodreads

Sweet Green Paper (Adventures of Christian Holmes 2)
by Shannon McDermott

Christian Holmes is on the trail of a thief. It’s another day in the life of his private detective agency—until he’s shown a picture of the thief’s accomplice, and recognizes his own cousin.

So he partners with his cousin in pursuit of a thief and the more elusive truth. All sorts of lies are told, when the reward is sweet green paper.

Sweet Green Paper is the second Adventure of Christian Holmes, a detective series offering humor and moral themes.

Sweet Green Paper is available on Amazon. To read excerpts, visit its Goodreads page.

Titles Available to Read for Free Online:

Inspection, part 1