Books tagged: noir fiction

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Paris 1934: Victory in Retreat
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Series: European Political Novels, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In Depression-era France, Sorbonne student Sandrine works with American reporters covering momentous political battles raging on the streets of Paris. In summer, she pursues amorous adventures of her own during the festive Bastille Day celebrations. Destinies intersect in October 1934 when a Yugoslav king arrives in France for an important state visit and a historically startling climax.
One-Shot Deal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Charlie Carr is Petievich's brilliant creation - a bullish Treasury Agent in the street-smart sad-eyed tradition of Raymond Chandler. Carr rips the lid off an intricate scheme to print ten million in US Treasury notes on stolen government security paper - a scam that begins in the inner sanctum of the US Mint and ends in a pool of blood beneath the smoking barrel of Carr's .357 magnum
Dangerous Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,590. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It's January in the harbor city of San Pedro. A time when the foggy nights have a way of turning dreams into nightmares. Frank Moore is a psychopath with a diabolical plan. One which will drown goodness and grace in a river of blood, and send an innocent John Kirk on the run, through 48-hours of betrayal, violence, and murder.
Indian Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Fresh out of jail and off drugs, Fred Redish embarks on a new life. First up: getting to know his two young sons, who are under the custody of his mother-in-law. Problem is, she poisons them against Mohawks in general and Fred in particular. Does he have to kill her to get his boys back? "Impressive...moving"--Publisher's Weekly
300 Nights
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Brief Synopsis: 300 Nights is a cyberpunk science fiction novel where a society controlled by genetic manipulation creates social classes based on neural implants and gene bums. The biological superpower, the Basic Protection Corporation, controls the key to human survival. Yet, the Company stands idly by while a deadly space-born virus hurled down to Earth during an apocalyptic meteor storm annih
City Haul
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A feckless, womanizing San Francisco supervisor and his 15-year-old administrative assistant rob the city hall payroll to finance an otherwise hopeless reelection campaign. The insouciant Jay Bodwell has antagonized his main contributor, his moneybags father-in-law, but his truant aide feels his boss still has a chance, if they just had the funds. A temptress makes a larcenous proposal
Underwater
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Thriller
UNDERWATER is a crime thriller screenplay. An unsuspecting, Midwestern farm wife, trained to be an expert shooter by her protective husband, confronts his mysterious killers while heartbroken that she might not have loved the right guy after all.
Your Cheatin' Heart: A Tiffany Waters Paranormal Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Following a cheating husband and his tarty blonde, PI Tiffany Waters witnesses the explosion of the lover’s motel. The police find only one body: the husband. Now Tiffany must save her husband from a mystery man demanding her photos of the lovers’ meeting. But how can two copies of the same photo be different? How can the blonde in the photo blink? “Your Cheatin’ Heart” is 7,693 words.
Nox Dormienda (A Long Night for Sleeping)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,350. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nox Dormienda is the award-winning debut novel of critically-acclaimed author Kelli Stanley (City of Dragons), and the first of a series in a new genre: Roman Noir. Featuring Arcturus, a hardboiled protagonist in the best Philip Marlowe tradition, Nox is a different kind of historical mystery, a suspense thriller that combines a classic noir style with the rich texture of the ancient past.
First Feature
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Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,870. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
First Feature is a bitingly wry detective whodunit featuring ex-LAPD's not so celebrated detective Anthony Carrick as he juggles mafia lords, drug addled neophytes, nymphomaniacs, gay counterculture, vegan hippies and tinsel town's dark side in a quest to uncover a homicide in the midst of his own personal turmoil.