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Deader by the Lake
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 169,030. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
How do you solve a murder nobody wants solved and catch a killer nobody wants caught? When a woman with explosive secrets is murdered, ex-TV reporter Reno McCarthy is out for justice and he won't back off - even if it means a showdown with a brutal manipulator intent on turning Chicago into a branch office of the Russian mob. It's summer, It's supposed to be cooler by the lake. Not this summer.
Private Eye Mysteries: Dead in the Rose City\Murder in Honolulu
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,600. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Eye Bestselling Mysteries 2-Book Bundle contains two full length private detective novels: Dead in the Rose City and Murder in Honolulu, plus a bonus short story, The Wrong End of a Gun.
The Shepherd
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Laissez les bons temps rouler - Until somebody gets killed of course. Catch each monthly episode of A Cajun Murder Mystery Series. Real-life Police Chief writing raw mystery and thriller crime fiction short stories.
Night Driver
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 105,490. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shakespeare-quoting cabbie and ex-DEA agent Nate Alexander may be “mad north-northwest,” but when his best friend is murdered in the southwest city of Tucson, he knows a police cover-up when he smells one. With the fate of his friend’s widow and infant son hanging in the balance, Nate’s wild pursuit of the truth leads from Tucson’s gritty backstreets to a wealthy fraternity hiding a dark secret.
No Flowers for the General
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Series: Mike Faraday P.I., Book 3. Price: $1.43 USD. Words: 51,440. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
A corpse a night was pretty good going, even by Mike Faraday’s standards, especially as they turned up in ‘the friendliest town in the world’. The life of General Diaz was threatened, and then three turned up from Cuba out of the past. With Stella on the other end of the phone, and Patti Morgan in his arms, Faraday was in his element, as events mounted to the goriest climax he could remember.
Flying Blind: A Crag Banyon Mystery
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Series: Crag Banyon Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Crag Banyon is a two-fisted P.I. with a heart of gold and a liver of stainless steel. In his newest case, a caped hero and an evil archvillain put Banyon in a tights spot.
Student Body: A Hope Sze Novella, with Bonus Radio Drama: No Air
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Student Body After facing down three murderers, Dr. Hope Sze comes face-to-face with a sociopath who escapes the criminal justice system. For the first time, in this 10,000-word novella, that sociopath gets to speak. Read Student Body after the novel Terminally Ill, or face the consequences. Bonus radio drama: No Air "Hope Sze is an utterly likeable character." --Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine
Altered Identity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,030. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Troy McCoy, owner of “Caught In The Act Detective Agency”, is a quick-witted private investigator making a decent living and quite content catching cheating spouses in the act. Unknowingly private investigator Troy McCoy is drawn into the world of Juan Morales, leader of the international “Memoria” drug cartel. Morales is obsessed with the theft of the government’s top secret ALTERED IDENTITY.
Too Dangerous
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 123,570. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Captain Easton's last assignment, as an assessment specialist in Her Majesty’s British Intelligence Service, was a bloody nightmare. Along with the embarrassing body count, and just short of a national scandal in bringing down a military ring of deadly smugglers, his nervous superiors sent him home and only wished he didn’t make any more trouble.
Annals of a Dangerous Handyman
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 93,790. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
ANNALS OF A DANGEROUS HANDYMAN portrays the tale of Henri Chabron, Canadian, American, commercial mercenary for hire, in the business of personal salvage. The fast-moving story story tells how a child, becoming a man in a world of lies, deceit and betrayal, is still able to preserve his soul.
Huntig.u
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A discovery of a weird web-site and efforts to figure out who and why created it put a halt to the life of an entire country. Determination to get down to the bottom of this secret brings one of the characters to a remote African country. Lives of many people are at stake; who is going to cast light on the mysterious web-site: a congressman, a police officer, or a little boy?
Darkest Vow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,190. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a kidnapping of a wealthy playboy occurs, Private Investigator Joseph Riley must unravel the tentacles of truth to discover what is hidden at the core of his client’s darkest vow.
Rosamund's Diary: Power and Justice
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Price: Free! Words: 81,380. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Rosamund O’ Hara, a middle-aged and tenacious woman, is the new lawyer at Hoffman and Associates: a law firm based in Charlotte, North Carolina. On her first day at work, she is handed a controversial federal case: having to represent an alleged bomber. Though, as secrets unfold, O’Hara finds herself in trouble: having to deal with powerful men who would eliminate anyone that stands in their way.
Murder at the Rendezvous
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Los Angeles, 1934. The LA Angels had a great pennant winning season last year, and this one's shaping up to be an even better one. Hank Miller, P.I. had a bad season, and this one's shaping up to be even worse. One sunny spring morning however Hank gets a letter that leads to a case that leads to a murder and a rendezvous with a dame holding a smoking gun...
A Bullet From Dominic
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Series: Blood Flows South, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Na famigghia può esse distrutta solo dall’interno—A family can only be broken from the inside. ~ Dominic Mangini
First Love's Second Chance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,170. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Private Investigator William "Billy" Banfield thinks he's left his chance at true love behind him, eleven years ago, in a past he'd rather forget. When his former lover reaches out to him for help, though, he's dragged into a web of love, deceit, betrayal, drugs, and murder. Now he must protect his ex, uncover the shocking truth, and stay alive if he wants a second chance at first love.
World Beat
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,180. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Set in Zaire and the Republic of Congo, The World Beat evokes modern Africa with a realism that few writers achieve. At loose ends, series hero Roberts takes an assignment from Lloyds of London to deliver ransom for Elyse Revelle, a Belgian mining company doctor who has been kidnapped, presumably be separatists or terrorists.
Snake Eyes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Someone is maiming the horses of rancher Jules Reynard and Mitch Roberts is hired to put a stop to the mayhem. But the blind Reynard is also a nightclub owner with a dangerous and beautiful young wife. Snake Eyes is a recipient of the Best Paper Back Novel, Private Eye Writers of America.
Samedi's Knapsack
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The hypnotic and gritty ninth Mitch Roberts Crime Novel. After a long stay abroad and a love affair that fell apart, Mitch Roberts is headed home. But Roberts has no chance to return to an uneventful life. A beautiful flight attendant suggests he meet her for a drink at her favorite bar in Miami.
Rude Boys
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
While living in London, Roberts does “off the books” work for a lawyer named Hillary Root. When Root’s half-brother is murdered in a London hospital bed, Roberts must travel to Kingston, Jamaica to find the murderer.