Books tagged: hardboiled

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Recovery Man: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 6. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
“This high-tech detective story, part of the Retrieval Artist series, has hard science fiction, a complex whodunit and a fascinating look at alien bureaucracy. All the elements for an entertaining story are here: well-drawn, believable characters with frailties and flaws, credible scientific theory, and authentic-feeling settings.” RT Book Reviews
Who Unkilled Johnny Murder?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Johnny Murder, a dead man, shows up on the streets of New Orleans, terrorizing the eccentric members of the French Quarter Open Air Artists and Psychics 'Sociation. Has Johnny come back to life as a zombie? Po'Boy Boudreaux, sax-playing ex-constable of the 'Sociation, won't stop until he finds out.
The Foolproof Cure for Cancer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Tom's wife, Sydney, has terminal cancer. Mr. Mayflower, the Billionaire Samaritan, has a miracle cure...for a price. To save Sydney, Tom must cross a line he thought he'd never cross and commit a crime that goes against his deepest convictions. He does it all for Sydney, but Mayflower's deal has dark and terrible strings attached.
Northcoast Shakedown
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,280. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Sex, lies, and insurance fraud in the Rock and Roll Capital.
Dead and Not So Buried
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 93,940. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Hollywood is rocked after the remains of an iconic movie star are stolen. The thief chooses Gideon Kincaid to deliver the ransom, forcing the PI to unravel a master plan that will include extortion, blackmail and murder. While trying to keep a starlet, his ex-wife, and his adorable assistant from harm, Gideon is led on a harrowing roller coaster ride through sun and sin-drenched Hollywood.
The Karnikov Card: A Spade/Paladin Conundrum
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Series: Spade/Paladin Conundrums. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Secret Master of Fandom and Private Detective Spade faces an impossible mission: He must save Celebcon Five from itself. The convention that’s trying to out Comic-con Comic-con has decided to make Dmitri Karnikov its guest of honor. Then Spade’s mysterious friend Paladin reveals the secret to Karnikov’s attendance, and Spade must act to stop a horrid crime.
Some People Die Quick
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Series: The Jay Leicester Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,580. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Pristine offshore islands, coastlines ruined by casino hotels, and Gulf of Mexico waters is the setting for intrigue, horror, and quick death. A must read for any aficionado of the Mystery/Thriller genre.
One Too Many
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
You went into the bar on a job, you found yourself in good company, but the timing was way off.
Pascal's Wager
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,270. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Pascal Silver is an action junkie down on his luck. One of the best poker players alive, a losing streak has forced him to take work as a private detective. But when the gorgeous daughter of murdered casino owner “Houston Phil” LaPierre turns to him for help, he finds himself in over his head dealing with the cops, the mob and the enigmatic but beautiful Allegra LaPierre.
Riptide
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Series: A Sam McRae Mystery, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
During a pre-conference beach holiday, Stephanie Ann "Sam" McRae must help defend her best friend, Jamila against murder charges. In order to do this, Sam must show Jamila's been framed. However, no one will cooperate with her and the victim was well-connected. Meanwhile, Jamila herself appears to be holding out on Sam. And strange people are following Sam. Will Sam be able to help Jamila in time?