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Brooklyn Justice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
BROOKLYN JUSTICE by J.L. Abramo. "[Nick Ventura] drove me to write five short stories involving him," Abramo says. "They appear sequentially — covering a period of ten months — and feature many recurring supporting characters. Call it what you will — a collection of shorter fiction or a novel in stories."
Four Nines Fine
Series: The Jay Leicester Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,850. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
One hundred million dollars' worth of pure gold traded for stolen military arms... the brutal murder of a Mexican Governor... the involvement of La Eme, the Mexican Mafia, Outlaw Motorcycle gangs, and violent street gangs, and a contract ordered on his life... These are the pieces of the puzzle Jay Leicester must put together to save not only himself, but those of innocent people working with him
Big Money
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,580. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
BIG MONEY, an Austin Carr mystery by Jack Getze. 2nd in series. "If Elmore Leonard had gotten a securities license, this is the book he might have written." — KIRKUS Indie
Big Numbers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,430. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
BIG NUMBERS, an Austin Carr Mystery by Jack Getze. 1st in series. "Darkly comic, with an engaging protagonist." — T.J. MacGregor, Edgar Award winner, author of The Tango Key Mysteries.
Hyperventilated Underwater Blues
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Rick finds a young woman’s body in the Dunbar University swimming pool. Drowned on her 18th birthday. No, murdered. Soon Rick’s in over his head. Right where he wants to be—underwater.
Big Shoes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
BIG SHOES by Jack Getze. An Austin Carr Mystery (4th in series). "BIG SHOES is a five-star romp." — Rick Bylina, bestselling author of One Promise Too Many
Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run is a character-driven mystery novel in the style of classic noir tales of the 1940's and 50's. Told in the competing narrative voices of the hard-boiled gumshoe Jack Justice and his partner Trixie Dixon, girl detective, Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run is an enjoyable and lively read.
Big Mojo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
BIG MOJO by Jack Getze. An Austin Carr Mystery (3rd in series). "Darkly comic and always entertaining — with an outrageous cast of characters including a scheming grandmother and a mysterious redhead. Gordon Gekko meets Janet Evanovich in this wry and winning caper — Jack Getze does it again!" — Hank Phillippi Ryan, Agatha, Anthony and Mary Higgins Clark Award winning author of Truth Be Told
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.
Cancelled in Red
Series: Inspector Luke Bradley. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"I couldn’t take the idea seriously that people would kill each other over little bits of colored paper." Inspector Luke Bradley is on the case when high-end stamp collecting meets hard-boiled pulp fiction. Max Adrian was the stamp dealer everyone avoided, and he didn't care -- until someone demanded a refund at gunpoint. This is Hugh Pentecost's $10,000 prize-winning debut novel.
Murder on the Island
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this, the fifth novel in the Dan Marlowe series, Dan is asked to look into the disappearance of a young Hampton Beach waitress. But when the girl’s body is found buried in the dunes—on the Island section of the beach only yards from Dan’s cottage—he finds himself the prime suspect in her murder. To clear himself, Dan must uncover the real culprit from among a cast of unsavory characters.
Italian Connection
Series: People Trafficking, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,590. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Ragged Cover Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Karen Harris, commander of Unit T, had come to the streets of London, in an effort to curb the activities of an Italian cartel engaged in prostitution and abduction across Europe and beyond, with an operation that pushes her and her friend, Sherry Malloy, to the limit..
Sunny Side Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,030. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » General
Returning to his home in Phoenix, Jack Earl must come to terms with the explosive man that war and violent behavior has embedded in him. While rekindling a relationship with his college girl friend, he must decide if he can ever lead a normal life. With his emotions raw after being dumped in the desert to die, Jack begins untangling a series of seemingly unrelated events.
Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
Blessed Are the Humble
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It was a crime of pure arrogance. Madame Muriel Ducharme was murdered in what looks like a break-in gone wrong. It’s a little too pat for Inspector Gilles Maintenon. Nothing appears to have been taken, but the killer has thought of that too.
Architect of His Own Destruction
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Aldrich Tobias, the man the critics love to hate, sits in La Prison Santé, awaiting the guillotine. The President of the Republic has asked Detective-Sergeant Gilles Maintenon to take another look into the case. According to Aldrich Tobias, ‘The artist is mad—always mad.” Maintenon is about to find out what that really means.
Finn's Golem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,850. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Equal parts noir detective story and speculative fiction thriller, Finn's Golem is a fast-paced one-two punch from the author of Black Jack Justice and the Tales of the Red Panda adventure series.
Redemption: an Inspector Gilles Maintenon mystery
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Recently widowed and inspired by a boyhood fascination with Sherlock Holmes, the middle-aged Inspector Gilles Maintenon of the Surete is on a walking vacation of Dartmoor when he stumbles upon death in mysterious circumstances. When the woman he is falling in love with is brutally murdered, Gilles swears that he will never rest until the case is solved, the killer is caught, and justice is done.
Murder.com
Series: Max Slade Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
New York attorney turned venture capitalist, Max Slade, knows a thing or two about high-stakes situations. But when the man who stole his ex-fiancée away is murdered, Max suddenly finds himself in a brand new role: that of prime suspect. With the threat of prison in his future, Slade turns his hand to investigating and finds himself digging into the dangerous world of corporate takeovers.

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