Books tagged: private detective

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Confusion at The Grand Experience
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
An eccentric hotel should be expected to attract eccentric guests, but The Grand Experience managed to attract an eccentric crime. When private investigators Jillian Hayes and Duke Swan are brought in to investigate a ridiculous claim, they will have to walk to a slippery line of logic to figure out what crime has even occurred.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s collection of stories featuring the world’s greatest consulting detective has now been re-written, with all the characters regendered. Now follow Miss Sherlock Holmes as she uses her unparalleled powers of deduction to solve her most challenging mysteries.
Stacked Deck
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,550. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This Author's Choice collection by prolific, award-winning author Bill Pronzini was first published by Mystery Scene Press. It includes seven short stories and an introduction from the author, including stories involving the Nameless Detective.
The Kid Who Wasn't There
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
How could anybody want to harm this innocent innocuous young man? Enter Jonas McCleary, private investigator. But very quickly Jonas feels he’s spinning his wheels and wasting his clients’ money. Jonas quickly finds himself falling into a black hole of lies, intrigue, deception... and murder. A very black hole indeed.
Vegas Wash
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 106,510. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Steve Cannon, private detective, fights crime and solves dead cases in 1960's Las Vegas. Often caught between the mob and the cops, Steve must walk a thin line in the ever changing landscape of Sin City.
One More Way to Die
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,160. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In a new series by best selling author, Bill Craig, Mitch Cooper is a former Navy Seal living in San Diego where he now works as a private detective. When a friend dies, Mitch believes he was murdered and then things begin to get interesting.
The Sushi Bar at the Edge of Forever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The realms of fantasy, horror, and noir converge in The Sushi Bar At The Edge of Forever, this eclectic short story collection from author Calvin McMillin.
Whatever Doesn't Kill You (An Emma Howe and Billie August Mystery, #2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Single mother Billie August is frustrated with her boss and sleuthing mentor, the gruff, perpetually dissatisfied Emma Howe. So far, their relationship has been a personal and professional disaster. To top it off, Billie seems like the only person in town who thinks mentally disabled Gavin Riddock, accused of killing his only friend, might not be guilty.
The Dirt Peddler (A Dick Hardesty Mystery, #7)
Series: The Dick Hardesty Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,360. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Arrogant and homophobic Tony T. Tunderew, author of a muckraking bestseller, hires Dick Hardesty to look into blackmail threats he’s been receiving. When Tunderew and a male hustler die in a mysterious car crash, Dick’s investigation reveals Tunderew was working on a new book exposing an evangelical husband-and-wife team and their religious-based community for troubled teens.
All Chickens Must Die: A Benjamin Wade Mystery
Series: Benjamin Wade, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
May 1940: Benjamin Wade, PI, suppresses his laughter and pride to take the case of Elmer Smith, farmer, whose flock of chickens is scheduled for slaughter. It seems like a simple paycheck. He zeroes in on a central question: What really happened the night police chased someone through Smith’s farm? Wade isn’t the only one asking that question, but he could be the only one who might die for it.