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Baxter's Blues
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Series: The Led Sinclair Series. Price: Free! Words: 99,490. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cindy Baxter comes to Led with no money and a future clouded by a serial killer. Her father buried a fortune on his farm before he died in prison. But a serial killer came looking for the loot to bankroll his deadly lifestyle. Cindy Baxter survived her encounter with the serial killer, but needs Led to recover the fortune. Stopping the killer and recovering the fortune will take Led to the edge.
Toxicity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,600. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
If Tarantino and the Coen Brothers ever teamed up to make a film, Toxicity might be the end result. Imagine the surreal universes of Philip K. Dick smashing into the gritty realities of Elmore Leonard, and you might have an idea of what type of book you’re about to get yourself into. Toxicity is violent, repulsive, charming, and completely ridiculous. It’s a dark comedy for those without a soul.
Miss Shamus
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Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Police Detective Jenny Shamus once again hunts the dangerous, cunning, cold heartless, fearless, murdering, escaped psychopath Billy Wordell who is dead set on revenge against all who helped capture him the first time. But Detective Shamus has plenty of tricks too and vows to get Wordell off the streets for good this time! Drama, suspense, mystery, twists, turns, murder, passion, evil, courage...
Ask Not For Whom The Panther Prowls
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You set the price! Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this short novella, Dr. Sharpe swears to “go straight” and stick to academic pursuits. He is dragged into a series of polite poisonings after a student in his 'Physics for Poets' class dies of an apparent heart attack. Someone is slowly knocking off the undergraduates and the only common feature of the victims seems to be their involvement in an on-line English course. Is it?
Butchered Dreams
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Series: Dreams & Reality. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Butcher is on a rampage. He's working his way across the state of Missouri, in a reign of terror, righting the wrongs he believes have been committed against his family and himself. In his wake, he leaves a blood bath; a string of mutilated victims that seem to have no pattern. For Aislinn, it's personal. She'll have to battle her own demons to bring him in.
Of Blondes and Bullets
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Number Thirteen Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
No good deed goes unpunished! Sometimes you don’t think, you don’t plan, you only act. When he pulled the blonde from the icy waters, Henry wasn’t thinking about what would happen next. But when she disappears again he’s going to have a hard time explaining the truth to the men who want to find her. It’s time for Henry to make some hard choices. Love, or life? Fight, or flee? Blondes, or Bullets?
Revenge is a Dish Best Served
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Series: A Matt Murphy Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two years ago, on a dark and quiet empty New York street, two NYPD detectives approached a neighborhood bar and were gunned down by unknown assailants. The shooting was a set-up arranged by two dirty Vice cops. One officer died. The other survived. His name was Abe Goldman and that night he had two very good things in his corner: Luck, and his best friend. Matt Murphy.
Muerte en el Ministerio
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: Spanish. Published: November 11, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
“Muerte en el Ministerio” se desenvuelve en torno a un caso criminal: la muerte violenta de un alto cargo en su despacho oficial.
Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju
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Price: Free! Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Henri is an eleven year old boy trying to become a man. Ricky and Dee want to help, but Big Ju Ju, a treacherous gang leader stands in their way. While the two PI's try to sort out their love lives, danger, murder, and a hideous disease threaten to schedule a meeting at the graveyard. And attendance is mandatory.
Yakuza Territory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,550. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A detective with no way out. A telepath with something to prove... World-weary detective Charlie Madison has seen more than his share of war. When he stops by the 37th precinct late one night to check on his old friend Sergeant Douglass, the place is as quiet as a morgue. The last thing he expects to find: half a dozen Russian gunmen with a score to settle.
Law Can Be Murder: A Trio of Sam McRae Mysteries
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 169,340. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From the New York Times Bestselling author Debbi Mack, the first three Sam McRae mysteries for one low price: Identity Crisis, in which murder and mayhem ensue in a case involving identity theft; Least Wanted, a suspenseful tale of juvenile delinquency and white-collar crime; Riptide, in which Sam must wade through secrets, lies, and fraud to defend her best friend from a murder charge.
Twisted Sisters 3 - Marina Mystery
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Series: Twisted Sisters, #3. You set the price! Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A dead body introduces Detective Jim Nash to Coroner Allie Sands. Despite warnings from just about every woman working in the same building with her, Allie throws caution to the winds while helping Jim solve a murder. If you have read Twisted Sisters One and Two and are wondering how Jim and Allie met, this short story explains how they became acquainted.
The Caterpillar King
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Price: Free! Words: 50,060. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Caterpillar King blends mystery, magical realism, and science fiction to create a story unlike any other. Pearlstone’s debut novel alternates between the surreal and the mundane, weaving humor and intelligence through each of its three stories. In the end, this is a book that shows us how we are all connected across time and space…by caterpillars.
Architect of His Own Destruction
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Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Aldrich Tobias, the man the critics love to hate, sits in La Prison Santé, awaiting the guillotine. The President of the Republic has asked Detective-Sergeant Gilles Maintenon to take another look into the case. According to Aldrich Tobias, ‘The artist is mad—always mad.” Maintenon is about to find out what that really means.
Looking For A Reason
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Series: The D.I. Paolo Storey Crime Series. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 84,630. Language: British English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Looking for a Reason is the fourth in the gripping crime series featuring Detective Inspector Paolo Storey. They won't talk... Someone is subjecting men to systematic rape and torture before being released, but who? More to the point - why? Detective Inspector Paolo Storey has many questions. Can he uncover the answers in time to save someone close to him? It isn't easy Looking for a Reason.
Jacks are Better
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,150. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
On a Carribean cruise things go awry when a body is discovered, and a large sum of money is missing from the treasury. Later another death occurs...and to discover what happens next...read Jacks Are Better!
Lamping the Lunk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bradshaw: loner, outcast, mastermind. The City calls to Bradshaw. It always has. And now it holds him in its clutches. Will he ever escape again? A story of dark pasts and darker futures. Lamping the Lunk: A Bradshaw Short Story.
Gun Crazy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,260. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This Jim Nash anthology includes four short stories: Twisted Sisters 1&2, Pirate Cay, and Thrill Kill Jill.
Rizos de oscuridad
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 187,480. Language: Spanish. Published: October 19, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nada hace pensar que el inspector de policía Ricardo Alborch albergue otro tipo de vida que la puramente vegetal.
Just a Little Lucky
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Series: Lucky Artz Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Lucky 7 Artz, seventh child of immigrant parents, is a sharp-dressing private detective working in the big city while balancing the demands of a big, complicated family. Uh, Oh! Lucky's dodging danger and solving mysteries, all the while expecting a little addition to his family!