Books tagged: hard boiled

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Danger-Close
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For Jake Thunder, a paralyzed ex-specops commando, everyday life is a battle. A hard-boiled, hard-drinking womanizer on one hand, Jake also tries to learn from the wisdom of his Native American past. When a knockout blond demands he figure out who killed her sister, a simple "whodunit" becomes a tangled web of deceit, familial backstabbing and black-market baby-dealing with the Russian Mafia & DIA
Paperback Writer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2010. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
A wild comedy in the spirit of the classic films of Danny Kaye (The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Wonder Man) and Bob Hope (My Favorite Brunette, The Ghost Breakers), Paperback Writer is the story of a pulp fiction writer whose characters are just a little too real to him, particularly Nikki Sapphire, the Distaff Dick, a '40s-era hard boiled detective whose gender was changed by his publisher.
The Fall Guy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Todd Collins has failed in every job he's ever undertaken, but that all changes when he backs his jalopy in a shiny, new Porsche belonging to a drug dealer. When the police stop the drug dealer for a broken taillight that Todd has caused and discover a cocaine shipment, a West Coast kingpin holds Todd responsible. On the run from organized crime, Todd discovers his true calling.
Luck o' the Irish
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Some people seem to have all the luck! Roguish Shawn O'Gale has won and lost some big gambles in his day - and he prefers to win! Join our hero (and a bevy of hot babes) as he travels from Boston to the glitter and glitz of Las Vegas. But be wary! Not all that glitters is gold - and even a lucky pocket watch isn't much help when you've been thrown out of an airplane!
The Light Of An Oncoming Train
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Quentin Dallas, PI, attracts the weirdest cases in the city. But in a case where a PI needs the money and a client's property has gone missing, beggars can't really be choosers, even when your client may be far more powerful than he seems.
The Last Call
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Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Last Call is the first of six completed novels in The Bill Travis Mysteries. With a total of twenty-one books planned for the series, including three prequels, Bill Travis, Austin, Texas’ newest hero, is here to stay.
MUSCLE - The Cheatin' Security Guard (Short Story)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ask any cop, bodyguard or security consultant and they will tell you that the most dreaded assignment is one involving a domestic dispute. Why? Because everyone knows to stay out of lovers' quarrels. Everyone, except Muscle and Bell. Owner and member of The Muscle Firm, the pair specialize in security situations involving affairs of the heart and jilted lovers. This case is no different.
if [tribe] =
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Series: The Bridge Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
L.A. street gang Los Magos' leader is assassinated by the rival El Diablos, both members of the Five Families. Gang war would bring the wrath of the corporate police department down on all the Families. Amoral fixer Artemis Bridge discovers the war is more than tribal bloodletting, and must use his wits to stop the war before it escalates to genocide in the latest Bridge Chronicles novel.
The Bridge Chronicles Trilogy
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Series: The Bridge Chronicles, Book 7. Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 177,700. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This collection is available as an eBook only, a fantastic collection of Books 1 -3 of the critically-acclaimed cyberpunk series, The Bridge Chronicles, starring Artemis Bridge, the amoral fixer of the future. It contains the full text of Under the Amoral Bridge, The Know Circuit and if [tribe] =, as well as two short stories.
Night Ritual
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,070. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Nick Strong responds to a late night telephone call for help from an old friend, he steps into the dark world of an unknown adversary who turns out to be an old enemy that wants him dead because Nick may know he is the one who killed two cops in a police sting operation and seriously wounded Nick.