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First Feature
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,460. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Four Ways To Midnight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,400. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This hard boiled detective fiction collection, contains the following 4 Anthony Carrick mysteries: Money Ain't Nothing: Brotherly Love: All In: Washed Up:
A Desperate Place for Dying
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A desperate plea from an old flame entangles Garrison Gage in a high profile case involving a famous and brazenly outspoken lecturer on evolution and atheism, a crazy fundamentalist cult that uses all means necessary to silence its critics, and a brutal local murder of a far more personal nature.
Black Jack Justice
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It was a simple enough case, but don't they always start out that way? When a pair of His and Hers private detectives get involved, the sparks start to fly and the blood begins to spill in earnest. With every shot that’s fired, the hole digs a little deeper, and the list of people our sparring shamuses can trust gets shorter and shorter.
The Strange Girl
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations, Book 5. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: British English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Investigator Sam Dyke is hired to find a man who’s been released from prison and subsequently gone missing. But the ex-con is an ex-cop who might have been imprisoned for a crime that he didn’t commit.
The Innocent Dead
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 72,420. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
By the winner of the 2014 Chanticleer CLUE Award, Private Eye/Noir category! Mark and Bobbie Ware have the perfect life—a huge mansion, enough money to satisfy every conceivable need, and a delightful son of ten years of age. But this all changes when a man disrupts that life by taking from it the single most important possession the family enjoys: its happiness. What can PI Sam Dyke do to help?
The Secret Sharers
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 71,990. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Private Investigator Sam Dyke takes on a new client who asks for a straightforward job - he wants Dyke to follow him. But Dyke soon learns that this is a ruse to get him involved in a struggle between his client and the secret services of both Britain and the US, who are about to sign multi-million dollar contracts with a private security firm which has its own agenda ...
Infinite Chaos
Series: Madness Reports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » General
A doomsday cult wants to take New York City straight to hell.
Dirty Little Mermaids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
She's an ex-cop, a private detective, a mermaid, and a whole lot of trouble.
Bet Your Own Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,720. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
20 hard-hitting tales of war, lust, revenge, hate and madness -- spanning fantasy, mystery, horror and science fiction. Inside this volume, ordinary men and women in extraordinary circumstances are forced to make life's hardest choices. With appearances by private eye Jack Hagee and supernatural detective Teddy London. This anthology also includes a "Rick Rambler / Time Patrol" mystery.
Fourth Wall
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the midst of Hollywood elite, Anthony Carrick has to uncover the killer or killers of not one, not two but three murders. Could they all be related? A beautiful young actress is found floating in her pool after a party of debauchery. It looks like an accidental overdose until her friend dies mid-scene in front of hundreds while performing in the play A Streetcar Named Desire.
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.
Death Match: A Spar Battersea Wrestling Thriller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,920. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a friend dies during a pro wrestling match, Spar Battersea, punk rock journalist, sets out to find the killer. But with a knack for shooting his mouth and solving problems with his knuckles, he soon finds more trouble than he bargained for, leading him to the killer and his very own DEATH MATCH.
The Sam Dyke Box Set: Four Crime Novels
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 330,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
"Sam Dyke, a modern, British Marlowe" This anthology includes the first four books in a series that has been called "terrific" and "difficult to put down". It also includes the first chapter of the fifth book, The Strange Girl.
Case File - A Collection of Nameless Detective Stories
Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,350. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It was fifteen years ago when the big, sort-of-sloppy, brew-loving P.I. appeared on the scene, dazzling readers with keen solutions to seemingly unsolvable crimes. And just as his disheveled demeanor gave no hint of the brilliant mind that lay behind it, his lack of a moniker said nothing about his rising popularity with mystery readers everywhere.
Buscafusco: Women & Children
Series: Buscafusco. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Nizza Monferrato, cuddled in the wine hills of Northern Italy, is not a place for crime and violence. But if you are in trouble, you can try and call Buscafusco: he’s one of the good guys. Women & Children is the first Buscafusco novelette, and it introduces the characters and places of the series.
Night Freight
Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Pronzini makes people and events so real that you are living those explosive days of terror. An empty train yard at midnight...a small cabin bathed in the light of a full moon...a seedy Skid Row hotel in San Francisco...These are the places where fear lives, where the chill in the air has nothing to do with the temperature, and where Death can be someone youve already met.
Monday's Child Homicide: Life with Nick, Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
You fell in love with homicide detective Nick Christianson in the Gotcha Detective Agency mysteries. Now you get to see his story, from his point of view. Monday's Child is a crime novella set in San Francisco, California. SFPD patrol officer, Nick Christianson, is the first on the scene of a dead boy found in an alley. When the homicide cops don't have time to find the killer of a "street kid,"
The Hard Swim
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations, Book 3. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 105,350. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Investigator Sam Dyke rescues a young woman from kidnapping - or worse - and helps her discover the devastating secret that her family has kept since World War II.
The Bleak
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations, Book 4. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 82,760. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Private Eye Sam Dyke takes on an unpromising case - to find out why an established scientist is falling apart. He soon learns that it's not the pressures of work that are getting to him, but his colleagues and his boss. They have a doomsday plan that is set on producing a calamitous event threatening the lives of hundreds of people. And only Dyke can stop them.

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