Books tagged: noir

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Philippa Marlowmellow in Mallow Mayhem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Philippa Marlowmellow, a private chick working the seedy underbelly of Mallowtown known as the Pink, takes on a missing mallow case of one Jenny Bunny. With her mallow senses tingling, Philippa finds more than the missing mallow. Philippa must take on the mobster, Big Bunny, and solve the most notorious case in Mallowtown history. You can't trust anyone in The Pink.
Sleazeford
You set the price! Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Several groups think they're onto a good thing when a far-right bigot becomes Mayor. Money, power and glory. An irresistibly tempting chance to make it big. But several spanners are thrown in the works and who is pulling their strings? A crime/comedy that will draw you in until the thrilling climax.
Blood Diamonds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
A story of three women, linked by blood and diamonds. The first, a Ph.D. who loves her research more than any living thing. The second, a Montreal woman who knows her bulging, aching abdomen must conceal a terrible secret. The third, resident doctor Hope Sze, who struggles to save her patient and stumbles across a crime.
Mortalidad
Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
La vida que vivimos es un extraño lugar, en el que un arruinado especialista debe completar una misión para el todopoderoso Ministerio de Información: Interrogar a una peligrosa terrorista.
The Lark: An Eve of Light Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Danny is a struggling singer willing to do almost anything to get a little exposure and keep food on the table. So she doesn’t think twice about traveling to the middle of nowhere to perform a gig. When she’s stranded at an abandoned airport, however, she finds herself exposed to a sinister creature with a hunger for something only she can provide.
Christmas Eve at the Exit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
As Rachel decides where to spend Christmas Eve, she can’t shake the feeling of being tracked. She knows well how hard they will search for her and Anne-Marie. Rachel knows they will never stop. But Rachel also knows she needs to focus on the plan, and on making sure Anne-Marie knows Santa will still find her wherever they go. Because every child needs to believe in the magic of Santa—or do they?
Buried
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,700. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Screenplays » Horror, Screenplays » Crime
In this off-beat horror/comedy, two thugs drive out to a moonlit cornfield to bury the body of a beautiful woman. She may have other plans.
Strange Markings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,790. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015 by Shorebird Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
At the dawn of the television age in 1955, A wealthy Bel Air matron enlists Skylar Drake’s help in locating a missing nephew. The search takes him back to pre-statehood Hawaii where unexplained deaths, politics and superstitious locals turn the tropical paradise into a nightmare where nothing is what it seems and no one can be trusted.
Kill Me Quick!
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
When Mark Hammond returns home to Seatown, he bounces from one misdeed to the next among a litany of dubious old acquaintances. From dead bikers to dodgy drug deals, from one downbeat bar to another, from strippers to gangsters and back again: it’s almost as if he never left. And if only he can shake off everybody who wants to hurt him, maybe he can stay there. No place like home, eh?
Éternicide
Series: Hors-séries. Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: French. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dans la vie, Jessé a tout gagné… ou presque. Les affaires l’ont rendu solitaire, et ses parents ont préféré s’éterniser : perdre connaissance en figeant leur cerveau dans le bonheur pour l’éternité. Arrivé au sommet, que choisira-t-il ? Vivre chaque jour en attendant sa chute, ou garder le bonheur éternel en écourtant son existence consciente d’une simple pression de bouton ?