Books tagged: hardboiled mystery

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The Stitcher - (A Politically Incorrect Pulp Noir Short Story)
Series: Detective Vic Vicious Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Shelter Wood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Set in an alternate earth in the year 2050, Detective Vic Vicious is brought out of cryogenic prison to solve a string of brutal homicides torturing Los Angeles. When a woman is found on her back in a dark alley with her nether regions stitched together, it takes a man like Detective Vic to solve the case. Or will the case solve him?
Rough Justice (The Scarecrow and Lady Kingston Book 1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A living, breathing scarecrow has joined the LAPD. Julie Kingston is his partner – a good cop with an itchy trigger finger. Together they investigate a series of bizarre murders involving death threats against one of Hollywood's leading ladies. Only one thing is certain–when the Scarecrow and Lady Kingston are on the case, there’s never a dull moment!
Trench Coat Country: A Bradshaw Short Story Collection
Series: Bradshaw. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bradshaw: loner, outcast, mastermind. He goes it alone to solve crimes which require more than mere common sense, and go beyond the remit of standard police procedure. A collection of mystery short stories, including: Case Number One, Taking Care Of The Neighbours, Death & The Duchess, Tied To Life, United In Death, Breakfast Beyond, Lamping The Lunk, Dead Man’s Tale,The City She Stands Naked.
Washed Up
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A leisurely morning at the Santa Monica Pier turns out to be not all Anthony Carrick had hoped for. Police arrive and start putting up tape and crowds gather like vultures. A young man has been murdered, washed up under the pier like a beached whale. What seems like a second chance has ended as a dead end for Gregg Gelvan, a kid from the wrong side of the tracks.
All In
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Anthony Carrick is asked to help his friend, John Roberts, Captain of LAPD's Homicide Unit in solving a mysterious murder. A well dressed middle aged man is found with a gunshot in the middle of his forehead in a less than classy hotel. On the victim is one thousand dollars, a casino chip and a New York Giants' Super Bowl ring that obviously doesn't belong to him.
Brotherly Love (An Anthony Carrick Mystery)
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,870. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Brotherly Love is An Anthony Carrick mystery. There's a small park in the tony Holmby Hills, not far from Beverly Hills, called De Neve Square Park, where a man (Ray Hope) lies dead. Capt. John Robers of the LAPD Homicide Unit is investigating and he calls in his old friend, Anthony Carrick to help.
Leaving Fantasy Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Leaving Fantasy Land is a crime thriller with heart. Tram Taylor's wife is missing, a dead body has turned up in the dumpster behind his store, Fantasy Land, and now his world is about to spin out of control. Can he find his wife's kidnappers and how her disappearance is linked to the dead body in the Fantasy Land dumpster? Find out in Leaving Fantasy Land.
Duplicate Effort: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,320. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
“If there’s any such thing as a sci-fi CSI, the Retrieval Artist novels set the tone.” The Edge Boston. Flint can no longer take on the entire universe. He violated the rules of his Retrieval Artist mentor and now has a lot to lose. But he can’t reverse the events he set in motion—and the crisis he caused might destroy everything—and everyone—he loves.
The Fogged Mirror
Series: Young Adult Adventures, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,190. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Supposedly on vacation with his parents, fifteen-year-old Dave McClain's thrust into an assassination attempt. He must find the men plotting to kill a world leader or risk an international crisis. Good thing he has Louie, their tour guide, to help him, because Louie is a lot more than a driver.
Jessica Falls
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When an engimatic blonde begs Chicago attorney Weston Long to help her find her stalker, the hunt becomes a road trip, the help becomes obsession. And the prey gets deadly. “Jessica Falls is not a comfortable story, but it’s one you won’t be able to put down...” —Gerald Weinberg,bestselling author of Freshman Murders