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Fast Cars and Rock & Roll
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 124,540. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
An uptempo symphony of screaming guitars and burning rubber.
He Ain't Heavy
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Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,440. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
According to the official story, Martin Galloway shot himself in front of two cops. But his bereaved fiancee smells a rat, and when the system fails her, she turns to Clarke Lantham Investigations to prove that Martin was murdered. At stake: the reputation of one of the world's greatest humanitarians...and his twenty billion dollar estate.
A Bullet For Carlos
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Series: Blood Flows South, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,280. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detective Connie Giannelli's life has been torn apart several times. First when her mother died and then years later when she found out her Uncle Dominic was in the mob. Her life is about to be shredded again, and this time it could destroy her.
Murder Takes Time
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Series: Friendship & Honor, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,220. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nicky Fusco thought he knew right from wrong, living by an oath of friendship & honor with his three best friends. But life took them down separate paths, and the oath was broken. Secrets were kept. Years later they are reunited and the bonds of their friendship are brutally tested, putting them on a collision course set in motion long ago.
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.
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.
A Passing Curse
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You set the price! 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.
Dead Man's Curve
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,770. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a brutal murder rocks the sleepy seaside town of Westlake on Sea, the call goes out to maverick detective DCI Mick Mustard to lead the investigation. He assembles his tight band of men who begin to sift through a myriad of suspects. Devastated parents seek closure, but from the post mortem examination and the witness enquires, the shocking secret life of the victim begins to slowly unravel.
The Scam
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,300. Language: British English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An authentic insight into the ruthless world of the international drug smuggler. Tate is rich, but wants more. Edward Jay the only man he trusts with the scam is in a Pakistani jail. Tate springs Jay, only to find he wants out so he forces Jay to play a game where the risks and rewards are higher than ever. But, hidden in Tate's past lies Andy Ballot who has been seeking revenge for fifteen years.
Dead Awakening: The Complete Lenny Holcomb Mysteries
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,520. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Lenny Holcomb is on the beat, death is only the beginning of the story. Reporter Lenny Holcomb speaks for the dead. He tells their final stories. He writes their obituaries. After decades on the obit desk, Lenny has learned to uncover something else - the dying secrets of the dead. This sends him back on the streets to take down the politically-connected power brokers atop PA's capital city.
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.
All Things Being Equal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Max was a finder of lost things: hearts, loves, dreams, and, in this case, brothers. He was minding his own business when he is embroiled in the search for a lovely lady's brother. Everyone says he's left with the family funds but she knows better!
Midnight Choir
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,080. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Before "The Big Sleep", real detectives forged the hard-boiled tradition on America’s mean streets. Set in a steamy 1907 Seattle, "Midnight Choir" depicts the bustling dawn of the century through the struggles of an aspiring “New Girl” and a tough Irish cop to live roles for which the rules are not yet written, while reaching toward each other through conflicts love can heal, and some it can’t.
First Deadly Conspiracy - Box Set (McRyan Mystery Series)
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Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 242,340. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
SPECIAL EDITION 3 BOOK BOX SET - The first three books of the Amazon bestselling McRyan Mystery Series! Award winning author, Roger Stelljes, delivers three mysteries (FIRST CASE - prequel novella, THE ST. PAUL CONSPIRACY, and DEADLY STILLWATER).
Missing In Rangoon
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 100,210. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
As foreigners rush into Myanmar with briefcases stuffed with plans and cash for hotels, shopping malls and high rises, they discover the old ways die hard. Vincent Calvino’s case is to find a young British-Thai man gone missing in Myanmar, while his best friend and protector Colonel Pratt of the Royal Thai Police has an order to cut off the supply of cold pills from Myanmar used for the ...
The Second Bat Guano War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,730. 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?
Phnom Penh Noir
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 100,550. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Many noir anthologies have inspired writers and publishers around the world to gather novelists to set noir stories in a city. When it comes to noir, not all cities are equal. The history of genocide and dislocation sets Phnom Penh apart from other places. What other city in modern times was emptied of all of his people at gun point, a city abandoned and left as a ghost town?...
Deadly Trade: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
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Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,080. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
PI Deacon Bishop is suspicious when a man hires him to look for his son-in-law--clearly there was no love lost between these two. He didn't think, though, that he'd find himself the leading suspect in a serial killing--or that he'd finally find the evidence he needs to put local Mafia boss Frank Portello on death row. First, though, he needs to stay alive.
The Chessman Enigma
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 195,800. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Somebody is killing innocent people all over Wales leaving headless chess pieces as a calling card. The four Welsh Police Forces are at their wits’end because they have no clues.