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How to Rob a Bank
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Inspector Gilles Maintenon has finally run up against an original mind—someone who’s very good at wasting his time. Their killer, using simple human psychology, has come up with a brilliant plan. Gilles would dearly love to meet the mind that conceived of that plan. He intends to do just that.
Harry Strange in The Stones of Solomon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
'Harry Strange in the Stones of Solomon' is the collection of the first season radio play scripts of the award winning Harry Strange Radio Drama. This homage to the radio serials of the 30s and 40s has been called a mash-up between 'Your’s Truly, Johnny Dollar' and 'Constantine', and will keep you entertained with every whiskey-soaked adventure.
Quinn Slips the Noose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A pair of locked-room suicides predicted in advance? A game of Russian Roulette in traffic? A death that doesn't amount to a hill of beans? Liam Quinn is up to his neck in homicides, each more puzzling than the last.
Stateline
Price: Free! Words: 93,640. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cancel the wedding–the groom is dead. When a tycoon’s son is murdered the night before his wedding, the enraged and grief- stricken father offers investigator Dan Reno (that’s Reno, as in no problemo) a life-changing bounty to find the killer. Reno, nearly broke, figures he’s finally landed in the right place at the right time. It’s a nice thought, but then...
The Godless One
Price: Free! Words: 94,060. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The sequel to the well-received The 56th Man finds former Iraqi agent Ari Ciminon volunteering to translate for an Arab prisoner in a Virginia state prison. The reward for this bit of magnanimity is a brush with a professional assassin and a nose-to-nose confrontation with one of the most loathsome and dangerous men in all of history.
A Death in the Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Paul Barra's latest mystery thriller hero, Sheriff Bosco, recently retired big-city policeman finds criminals are the same, in the city or the country dangerous and armed.
Loose Ends - California Corwin P.I. Mystery Series Book 1
Series: California Corwin P.I. Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,710. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015 by David VanDyke. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a young girl is kidnapped, street-smart but damaged San Francisco ex-cop California "Cal" Corwin is engaged to find and rescue her before murder raises the stakes. As a straightforward case takes unexpected twists, Cal must quell a growing fear that an anguished mother may never see her child again. Cal struggles to tie up loose ends before evil claims its next victim.
The Piano Player
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Second in the electrifying Jacob Schreiber Mystery series has the heroic private investigator tangling with Organized Crime, Beautiful Babes and Crooked Police.
The Tunnel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,650. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The latest thriller by Ernie Lijoi Sr., Detective Retired, in the Eddie Pannoni action adventure thriller series
The Death of a Bookie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,370. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Death of a Bookie” by Guy Beaulieu is a fascinating book. From the moment the body of bookie Louis “The Snake” Billings, is found in the office of private investigator Jacob Schreiber, the reader is drawn into a story of intrigue and mystery. Who killed the bookie?
The Butcher of Boston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,190. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The latest episode in the criminal series featuring Eddie Pannoni, undercover cop and police detective in his never-ending duel with organized crime, murders and drug-dealers.
Boone Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
As a rule, the people of eastern Kentucky are hard-working, God-fearing, straight-talking honest folks, but there are always those less than honorable characters in every society. It is the interaction between a dishonest law enforcement officer and an overly ambitious, sociopathic businessman that is described in Boone Springs
Savage Winter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,500. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
SAVAGE WINTER is the third part of this four-part series. Going from former cop to private dick, he represents a new kind of detective--the reluctant kind. As his best bud Mike puts it, "Private investigation just got Savage."
Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
A.I. P.I.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A mash-up of sci-fi and detective fiction, A.I. P.I. examines a racist future where society has turned against a new silver-skinned minority: androids. But for some, they’re a necessity. When you’re in trouble and don’t want the police involved, who are you going to call? An Artificially Intelligent Private Investigator.
Ticket To Shadowland: From The Case Files Of Tom Hale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a beautiful but troubled woman appears at his office door in December 1941, San Francisco detective Tom Hale doesn’t believe her story. But when the woman is strangled within hours of hiring Hale, he plunges into a rat race of murder and espionage. Hassled by Naval Intelligence and the FBI, Hale must track down a shadowy killer who is always one step ahead—leaving corpses in his wake.
Looking For Lady Dee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The first "punk rock mystery". You don't have to be in love with one or the other (punk or mysteries) to love this hilarious and harrowing story of a band and its fans.
Dead on the Money
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Tom Trask is basking in the glow of his recent engagement to H. Olivia Tully, but without warning, his elation turns to shattering danger when a ruthless convict shows up and begins to stalk them.
When You Run with Wolves
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Kidnap, robbery, bombs and guns. Then it all went wrong... Jack Trichaud only wanted a quiet life in small town Ohio. But when you’re in possession of a million dollars from a bank robbery gone wrong, life is anything but quiet. Government Agents to the left, violent White Power thugs to the right, Jack is going to need every trick up his sleeve to get out of this and keep his blood on the inside.
Missouri Loves Company
Series: Rip Lane, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,160. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Former U.S. marshal Rip Lane lives in a motor home. His only desire is to explore the country he once protected. But trouble seems to find him everywhere. In Missouri he picks up a beautiful hitchhiker with a duffel bag full of secrets. When the woman disappears at a bus station Rip finds himself the target of mobsters. But targeting Rip is always a mistake. Because he never backs down.