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The Second Bat Guano War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,180. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Rats ate his baby while he partied in a disco. Now Horse is a drugged-out expat teaching English to criminals in Peru…plus doing the odd favor for the CIA. When his Agency contact goes missing, Horse uncovers his friend’s involvement with a group of terrorists who want to kill off the human “disease” infecting the earth. Can Horse find his friend in time? And when he does—will he want to stop him?
A Passing Curse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,670. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Vampires. Veteran homicide cop Reese Tarrant does not believe in vampires. But when he is kicked off the LAPD for shooting serial killer Richard Lamb, dubbed the “Anaheim Vampire” for drinking the blood of thirteen women and follows the trail to billionaire Ajax Rasmussen, strangely pale and living in a palatial mansion overlooking the Pacific, he starts to wonder.
The Bill Travis Mysteries Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 124,290. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
Includes the complete text of The Last Call and excerpts from Capitol Offense, Longnecks & Twisted Hearts, The Devil To Pay, Death On The Pedernales, Slow Falling, Caddo Cold, and Arrowmoon, along with Author's Notes, short stories, and an essay.
Songs of Bliss
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Series: Dancing Pig Originals. Price: Free! Words: 123,570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Songs of Bliss is a Dancing Pig Original publication - showcasing work by author Clive Gilson. Songs was Clive's first published novel. Just how far will a father go to protect his daughter, especially when his 'protection' is so fundamentally flawed?
Vengeance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,270. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
As a law officer you watch it all from a distance. But what happens when it gets personal? What happens when its your family dying? John MacAllister had been a CID inspector for nearly twenty years and thought he had seen it all. He had too, but not through the eyes of a victim. This time it was personal with his own family involved. He discovered he too had a dark side. Set In Bristol, England.
An Innocent Among Them
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 112,710. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Burping Frog Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A small terrorist cell operating in a college town targets Jen Dvorak, a pre-med student with a weakness that makes her vulnerable. She is turned into a weapon for the terrorists. Josh McGowan’s only weapon is a courage that drives him to disobey orders to protect her, even if the cost is his own life.
Angels In Mourning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Angels in Mourning follows PI Gabriel Storm’s relentless search for the killer of his best friend, Playwright Scotty Granger. Storm races from Hell's Kitchen to Broadway to Miami's Little Cuba, following a twisted terrain of suspects and takes the reader goes on a roller-coaster ride of intrigue and misdirection to an exciting and suspenseful conclusion.
9 Gold Bullets
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 102,960. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A priceless collection of 9 gold bullet coins issued during the Reign of Rama V has gone missing along with a Thai coin collector. Local police find a link between the missing Thai coins and Calvino's childhood friend, Josh Stein, who happens to be in Bangkok on an errand for his new Russian client.
The Jeff Resnick Mysteries: Books 1 & 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,750. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Jeff Resnick Mysteries: Books 1 & 2 Murder on the Mind and Dead In Red.
Cold Hit
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 129,340. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(2.00 from 1 review)
Five foreigners have died in Bangkok. Calvino believes the evidence points to a serial killer who stalks tourists in Bangkok. The Thai police, including Colonel Pratt, don’t buy his theory. He teams up with an LAPD officer on a bodyguard assignment. Hidden forces pull them through places in the redlight district as they try to keep their man and themselves alive.
Comfort Zone
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 102,360. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Twenty years after the end of the Vietnam War, Vietnam is opening to the outside world. There is a smell of fast money in the air and poverty in the streets. Business is booming and in austere Ho Chi Minh City a new generation of foreigners have arrived to make money and not war.
Angels Keep Watch
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 218,280. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
To save the world and protect America, it takes a heroic quest in the confrontation between ‘good versus evil’, to challenge your senses of the normal versus the paranormal, and the abnormal. Dr. Sterling Striffe, spy, adventurer and mercenary is up to the challenge.
The Jeff Resnick Mysteries: Books 4 & 5 (Cheated By Death & Bound By Suggestion)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 156,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective
A bargain priced box set of the fourth and fifth Jeff Resnick Mysteries: Cheated By Death and Bound By Suggestion
Zero Hour in Phnom Pehn
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 102,850. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the early 1990s, at the end of the devastating civil war UN peacekeeping forces try to keep the lid on the violence. Gunfire can still be heard nightly in Phnom Penh, where Vietnamese prostitutes try to hook UN peacekeepers from the balcony of the Lido Bar. Calvino traces leads on a missing farang from Bangkok to war-torn Cambodia, through the Russian market, hospitals, nightclubs, news briefi
First Feature
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Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,870. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
First Feature is a bitingly wry detective whodunit featuring ex-LAPD's not so celebrated detective Anthony Carrick as he juggles mafia lords, drug addled neophytes, nymphomaniacs, gay counterculture, vegan hippies and tinsel town's dark side in a quest to uncover a homicide in the midst of his own personal turmoil.
Shooting Crows At Dawn
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 128,130. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Election day is near and Sheriff Jubal Dark's failure to solve a two-year-old murder is likely to cost him his job. Now, three escaped killers racing for the border murder a local family. Dark no longer has any time to worry about the election. He's willing to trade his star, and even his life, if that's what it will take to bring these murderers to Texas Justice.
TDROMC The Dirt Roads of Madison County:
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You set the price! Words: 119,460. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Sgt. Justin(Brow)Tyme discovers irrefutable evidence, far behind enemy lines, that his partner and comrade in arms was not killed in action, but murdered, the complexion of the Vietnam War, for him, changes drastically. "Brow" cannot leave his partner's death unavenged. There are those who must pay, those who must talk..... but all must die! The burden of justice rests upon his shoulders.
Cult of the Comet
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 122,380. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cult of the Comet is a full-length novel (122,000 words). It takes place in a dark future and features a fallen astronaut turned gritty private eye, and a cult leader on a mission to grab interstellar travel. A police state and evil elders rule most of the world. Mutants control the rest. The race is on as a comet, which is the final visitation of an alien race, heads for perihelion at earth.
Pattaya 24/7
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 104,090. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2010 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Inside a secluded, lush estatelocated on the edge of Pattaya, an eccentric English-man’s gardener is found hanged. Calvino has been hired to investigate. Calvino finds himself pulled deep into the shadows of the war against drugs, into Code Orange alerts to flash across the screen of American intelligence.
A Very Cold Day for a Very Cold Murder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,650. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Possibly the most depressed cop in the entire Metropolitan area - and the most rude - is far from happy when ordered up North to solve a crime of murder. His long suffering sergeant has endured enough by this time - and plans to demand a transfer upon their return but circumstances prevent this from happening as life changing events overtake the pair of them.