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Blood of the Dragon Trees
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,130. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Laura Reid likes her new job on Tenerife, teaching the Spanish twins Maria and Ricardo Chávez. She certainly doesn’t want to get involved with Andrew Kirby and his pal, Jalbala Emcheta, who work for CITES, tracking down illegal traders in endangered species. Yet she’s undeniably drawn to Andrew, which is complicated, as she’s also attracted to Felipe, the brother of her widower host, Don Alonso.
Dragon Hand
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Series: Lucky Lucas Novels, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,260. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ex-cop Robert “Lucky” Lucas' retirement is put on hold when his girlfriend Mona's 18 year old son is shot in San Francisco. The instincts of an angry and protective mother surface and Mona asks Lucky to “get the people who hurt my son". Lucas quickly finds himself in the middle of organized crime in Chinatown, where life can be cheap, and family secrets reach all the way back to mainland China.
Getaway Money
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,900. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Thoroughbred racing, big money, romance and crime all blend into a dynamic thriller from the pen of Kip Joule, who introduces an amazing character.
Quick
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A killer prowls the shadow world of undocumented immigrants, leaving mutilated bodies from Texas to Florida. Female Border Patrol Agent Hunter Kincaid teams with Florida detectives John Quick and Randall Ishtee to track down the monster. The three close fast on the killer's trail, then suddenly realize they are no longer the hunters, but the prey.
Badge of Lies
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Price: Free! Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Meet Metro City Detective Frank Arnold. He just buried his partner and best friend. And now Arnold knows he may not have been the man Frank thought he was. And he can't drink away what's coming.
Tale of the Magic Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,220. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The war was over and, officially, there were no live MIAs. Former Green Beret Frank McTigue, now a private investigator, agrees to protect pretty Lia, threatened with death because she witnessed the murder of Frank’s former commanding officer. He makes a shocking discovery about a secret patrol that was left behind, gets into a desperate fight, and finds hope for redemption.
The Hard Swim
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Series: Sam Dyke Investigations, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Private Investigator Sam Dyke rescues a young woman from kidnapping - or worse - and helps her discover the devastating secret that her family has kept since World War II.
Jersey's Secret Assassin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by Moulin Publications. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
World War 3 Looms As A Sniper Stalks Political Leaders In the seemingly tranquil setting of Jersey, Frank Armstrong finds out how his brother Richard was supposed to have died. But he knows something is seriously amiss. He suspects police corruption and malicious activities. As far as he is concerned, the island is hiding a very dark secret and he intends to find out exactly what that secret is?
Looks Can Kill
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Series: Grannies' Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,110. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Retired cop Chet McGarey feels put out to pasture but rediscovers his detective talents and reconnects with his high school sweetheart when he unmasks a killer aboard a 1950s reunion cruise.
Sea No Evil: A Crag Banyon Mystery
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Series: Crag Banyon Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,230. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Crag Banyon is a two-fisted P.I. with a heart of gold and a liver of stainless steel. This time out, a fishy client with a whale of a case puts Banyon in hot water.
Hunting Werewolves in Miami
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,320. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When something lurks in the dark, and blood has been shed. Some detectives follow procedure. If something is killing people and police officers with a sidearm is unable to injure it, then you want Detective Michael Hund on it's trail and you don't want to question his methods. Authors note: Some characters & events you will expect and enjoy. Others you feel virtuous for taking an instant dislike.
Happy Hour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Poor Bob House. A private investigator with nothing to investigate he's nearly out of options. His business associates are drunks and perverts and even his shell-shocked drinking buddies won't bother with him. It's 1978 and times are tough in the Motor City. Now, even the bodies of dead children start to seem like good news to him.
BLood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,760. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In this fast paced action filled thriller, Ynsian Blood, a successful surgeon and loving brother, will do anything to capture the men who destroyed his sister’s life, including using his skill as a surgeon to butcher his enemies. Graphic violence; not for the squeamish.
Off The Grid. Volume 1. Whisper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Tom Kelsie Grant, a former SAS operative, meets Aunjoulie, he unwittingly puts himself on a collision course with London Gangland. She asks him to seek out the killers of her family, which puts them both on a trajectory to possible disaster. The story ranges from London and Buckinghamshire and to the Scottish Highlands, where Tom and Aunjoulie have a secret dwelling in the Forest of Reay.
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.
To Die Upon A Kiss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,340. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
To Die Upon a Kiss tells the story of a man whose family has a long history of Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome (SADS). No male member of the family has reached 30 years old, which for him is in another month. He meets a strange woman who convinces him that seeing death firsthand will help him overcome his fear of death.
Wake the Undertaker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Wake the Undertaker is a hardboiled thriller set in an alternative, darker San Francisco.
Joey and the Cop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When the mother of his best friend is framed for murder, a wise-cracking kid sets out to put matters straight. "Engrossing, vivid, at times frightening." "Surreal, innovative fiction." "Noir at its finest."
Return of the Falcon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fortune in Nazi stolen art leaves a London port. Among the treasures— the infamous Maltese Falcon.
Staying Out
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,190. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A girl, newly released from prison, tries desperately to stay out of trouble. But someone out there wishes her back inside again.