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Wicked She Was Born
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,470. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Three Oklahoma detectives are baffled as they try and solve the murder of 101-year-old Mrs. Blackburn, a resident at the Rockford Terrace Nursing Home. They are taken on more twists and turns than a tornado. Truths will be uncovered about relationships while the detectives find unexpected clues in an obscure little town located in the Arkansas Mountains. Will the truth be found here?
Rich Man, Dead Man - 2nd book in the Tanner & Thibodaux Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A rich man, his dead son, two private detectives who believe in justice and an underworld that grants any request of a wealthy murdering businessman. But when Tanner and Thibodaux learn the murderers darkest personal secrets, they can't allow him to go unpunished.
Homicide in Black & White - Book One of the Tanner & Thibodaux Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Tanner and Thibodaux turn the justice system upside down to ensure that the death of a young girl in a small town doesn't go unpunished. Their adversary? One of the wealthiest men in central Texas.
In the Twinkling of a Bronze Eye
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The arrival of a gift from its sister city, Foshan in China, to Springton forces Bruce Greenwood, the city’s park ranger to face an unusual situation. The gift, a life size bronze statue, placed near the park’s main entrance stirs the outrage of some city folks.
The Last Will and Testament of Ernie Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Ernie Politics, a homeless conspiracy theorist, has been murdered. The LAPD is no help, so Ray Cobb vows to find out who killed his friend. His quest for vigilante justice pulls him deep into a dangerous Los Angeles underworld of homeless elite, filthy hustlers, and strange allies. Ray quickly learns that when you live on the streets, the only person you can trust is yourself.
Marlow: Midnight Blues
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Series: Key West Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,090. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Willie Walker was a famous saxophonist in the Jazz world. He had played all around the world. But now he was retiring to Key West to open up a Jazz Club at the End of the Road. But people around him start dying and Willie gets the idea that somebody doesn’t want his club to open. But in order to keep Willie alive, Marlow has to uncover those secrets or they might end up singing the Midnight Blues.
Marlow: The Neon Goodbye
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Series: Key West Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,840. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Marlow should have known that leaving the past behind is never easy. Because trouble seems to follow in his footsteps. Faces from the past turn up on Key West, and when one of them turns up dead, Marlow is faced with the most difficult case of his new life. He has to solve his own shooting, the one that ended his career on the NYPD. But the hardest part is that he has to solve it from Key West....
A Killing Kiss
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A Merciless Killer. A Beautiful Widow. When a mob boss is murdered, his innocent wife and child are caught up in a war of succession and a tangle of secrets and lies. Who killed the old boss? And how do they hope to gain from the death and destruction unleashed? It will take all of Smitty’s talents to keep Menten's family safe. But then, Smitty is an exceptionally talented hitman...
The Auto Shop Case
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A gruesome discovery in the trunk of a white sedan in an auto repair shop, draws homicide detectives John Allen and Chris Davidson into a murder mystery. The victim, Susan Baldwin, is the young wife of a middle-aged real estate developer, Steven Baldwin, a respectable member of the city’s business community and a close friend of the police commissioner.
Dirt: A Crime Novel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Before body cams, cell phones, velcro, mobile data computers and night vision- cops still chased women and bad guys. They loved and hated. They passed judgement. They tried to do the right thing, but sometimes ended up doing the wrong thing. It's a job that is supposed to be black and white, but it's not. It eats you alive from the inside out. Police Noir at it's brutal, bloody best.
Chandler: Circle City Shakedown
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Series: Circle City Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Phillip Chandler used to be Chicago cop, but after a run in with corrupt officials left him jobless and disgusted, he moved south to Indianapolis, Indiana, and opened up shop as a private eye. While he has an office in a seedy part of Downtown Indy, Chandler spends a good deal of his time between Babes and The Slippery Noodle. So it comes as no surprise a stripper needs help......
Marlow:Something Wicked
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Series: Key West Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A storm is approaching Key West and something wicked is blowing into town with it. Tina Cord had been on the run from a psychopathic stalker when she arrived on the island. Then she met Marlow. Now he may be the only one that can keep her out of the stalker’s hands. Lola Ponsberry, Walter’s secretary, had also arrived in Key West running from her past, and now it has caught up with her.
Marlow: Mango Run
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Series: Key West Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,040. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detective Rick Marlow is at it again, solving crimes in Key West. Getting his act together. He had cut down to five cigarettes a day and only occasionally anything stronger than beer to drink. He was running nearly half a mile now, a long way from where he had been before he got shot. So when he gets a new case, he’s not prepared for the violence that’s sure to follow.
The Scorned (A Private Investigator Series of crime mystery novels Book 3)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Matt Blake heartless old banker is shot trying to stop a woman robber. Before security guards could stop her, she rushes to an elevator with the money she just robbed. Of course, security guards are waiting for her on the upper floor. However, the woman mysteriously disappears on her way there. Private Eye Alex French has three days to find the mysterious lady to ensure evil does not go unpunished
Marlow: Banana Wind
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Series: Key West Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,040. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In bestselling author Bill Craig’s second entry in his Marlow series, a woman is washed up on the beach, battered and beaten, clutching a small leather sack and no memory of who she was. But Jorge Leone recognized what was in the sack and knew it meant trouble was blowing into Key West. He hired Marlow to find out who the girl was and where she had come from.
Marlow: Indigo Tide
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Series: Key West Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Set in Key West, this new mystery series promises a can’t-put-down story of murder, mayhem, and duplicity. Rick Marlow is a broken former NYPD cop who had been shot by his partner during the discovery of a dead body in an alley. Half-dead and barely recovered Marlow moves south to Key West, figuring the end of the road might mean a new beginning.
Shadow Language
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,990. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After losing his family, Police Chief Joe Hilario quits his job and moves to an isolated cabin in the wilderness. Myra, an FBI contact, tegs him to help her on a serial murder case. Joe is obsessed with horrific visions of his dead wife and children and agrees to solve the case, determining in secret to become a victim himself. Joe solves the case, but the real nightmare is just getting started.
Til Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Following an injury that forced him to leave his job as a police detective in Detroit, Raymond Jaye went freelance. As a newly licensed private investigator in Salt Lake City, Utah, Ray assumed he’d be tracking down frauds and con artists, not murderers. He was wrong.
Cards and Corpses
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Series: The Gunner Long Casefiles. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Life in the big city isn't just pretty, it's getting downright dangerous for retired bounty hunter Gunner Long. And complicated to boot. He has taken on two employees, a move he figured would allow him to solve more cases. But there are only so many cases needing a private investigator's attention and in the midst of a dry spell, Gunny finds himself sub-contracted by a spiteful dwarf.
Courage Resurrected: A Ray Courage Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,570. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Email Messages apparently from his dead wife lead private investigator Ray Courage into the lair of a dangerous predator.