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Ozark River
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A local family man disappears. Jim Edmonds, a veteran detective of the Ozark River Police Department, is assigned to the case. While under pressure from local political figures to solve the case, Detective Edmonds must keep the public's trust in the police department, for the stability of the town and for his own career.
The Big Exoneration
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
In spoof of noir private detective mysteries a middle school boy and his younger sister travel in time between the present and 1939 Los Angeles while investigating a seventy-five year old crime that sent an innocent man to the gas chamber. Their challenge is coercing information from shady characters, uncovering the real murderer, and getting his written confession.
Go Go Gato
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When “Go Go” Gato, a young Cuban baseball player, goes missing mid-season, his agent hires PI Eli Sharpe to investigate. Eli, an ex-player himself, delves into Go Go’s secret life, which includes a drug problem, a rich society girlfriend, and a druggie single-mom fiancée. Eli is determined to locate the young man before one of the nasty people in his life--or his own bad habits--do him in.
The Darkness Within
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Jonathan Colby is no one’s idea of a hero. Unfit, overweight, weak. A nobody who never wanted to be somebody. But Colby is very valuable to some very bad people. And his beautiful wife and baby son make him a vulnerable target. With those he loves in terrible danger Colby must do exactly as he’s told. Whatever the cost. But everyone has a breaking point. And everyone has darkness inside them...
The Wicked Flee (Marty Singer Mystery #5)
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Series: Marty Singer Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A late-night knock on his door pulls retired DC homicide detective Marty Singer out of a sound sleep and drops him into a desperate hunt to find Lucy Rhee, the kidnapped sister of his friend, Chuck Rhee. With no clues, no leads, and almost no hope, they've only got guts and instinct to discover where The Wicked Flee…and save Lucy before she’s gone forever.
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 Bestselling Mysteries 2-Book Bundle: Dead in the Rose City\Murder in Honolulu
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 145,690. 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.
Night Driver
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,330. 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.
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.
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.
L.A. Rain: Three Novels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Three #1 bestselling novels set in the City of Angels: ELVIS HAS NOT LEFT THE BUILDING, ZOMBIE PATROL and THE VAMPIRE WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.
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
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.
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.