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Damnation and Dames
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,380. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Damnation & Dames is a collection of paranormal noir stories investigating the supernatural shadows surrounding classic crime. Inside this book are sixteen hand-picked stories, all original, featuring good guys, gumshoes, femme fatales, bootleggers, and gangsters: all your favourite noir characters mixed up with ghosts, giant monsters, faerie, vampires, and werewolves.
Too Beautiful For Words
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,040. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015 by Big Sky Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Investigator, Sammy Shovel, finally gets the client of a lifetime and rushes to claim his jackpot, but he soon discovers—wealth and pearl coincide.
Cold Hit
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 129,340. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(2.00 from 1 review)
Five foreigners have died in Bangkok. Calvino believes the evidence points to a serial killer who stalks tourists in Bangkok. The Thai police, including Colonel Pratt, don’t buy his theory. He teams up with an LAPD officer on a bodyguard assignment. Hidden forces pull them through places in the redlight district as they try to keep their man and themselves alive.
The Big Weird
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 105,220. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A beautiful American blond is found dead with a large bullet hole in her head in the house of her ex-boyfriend. A famous Hollywood screen-writer hires Calvino to investigate her death. Everyone except Calvino’s client believes Samantha McNeal has committed suicide
The Long Cold (LaStanza New Orleans Police Novels)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Thirty years ago, fourteen year old Lenore San Luna was murdered. Unsolved, her case was long forgotten until her cousin Gina Badalamente, daughter of the boss of the New Orleans Mafia, approaches the one man La Cosa Nostra may tolerate to look into this case – former NOPD homicide detective Dino LaStanza.
The Killing Green
Series: Max Slade Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
New Yorker Max Slade may have made his fortune as a venture capitalist, but when a dead body shows up at Delmar County Club, he has an opportunity to make a name for himself in a new capacity: private investigator.
The Kirkuk Op
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Kirkuk, Iraq and Aziz Hadi, former strategist from the Hussein regime plans to bring civil war to the country. Tahssen, former Preshmerger and now terrorist will execute Aziz’s plan. Into the slaughterhouse steps Tom Quillian, ex-SAS and now private contractor, hired by an NGO to neutralise the threat. But before Tom can overcome his enemies, he must first overcome his own inner demons.
New Orleans Confidential
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
NEW ORLEANS CONFIDENTIAL is a series of 11 short stories. Come prowl the lonely, sometimes violent streets of American’s most exotic city, the city that care forgot, New Orleans in the 1940s, with a lone-wolf private eye named Lucien Caye.
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..
Broken Glass Waltzes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Broken Glass Waltzes is a crime thriller set in the heavy metal club scene of the Midwest of the late 80s/early 90s. It’s a story of lust, violence and madness with a heavy metal beat. Jim Thompson meets Alice Cooper. Metallica reading James M. Cain.
Black In White: A Quentin Black Paranormal Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Psychologist Miri Fox has an uncanny sense about people. When police think they've nailed the "Wedding Killer," she agrees to check the guy out, but the suspect, Quentin R. Black, isn't at all what she expects. When he confronts Miri about the nature of her peculiar "insight,” she is drawn into Black's bizarre world and a game of cat and mouse with a deadly killer, who just might be Black himself.
Pandora's Box
Series: Detective's Shadow, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 284,060. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
While still recovering after their last case, Kerr and Rachael are hired to help a man who has been arrested after the body of his ex-girlfriend is found in the trunk of his car. They quickly realize that the case is much bigger than that and end up in a race against time to prevent further deaths from happening.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This author's best crime novel to date. Disgusted with our self serving politicians, Stryker decides someone must take a stand. The corruption must be fixed by someone who will not be bought. Together, he and his assistant, sexy, wild, and tough, Sara O'Shea, set out to to clean up the mess, no matter what it takes. Even if it means doing it one dead body at a time.
How to Rob a Bank
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Inspector Gilles Maintenon has finally run up against an original mind—someone who’s very good at wasting his time. Their killer, using simple human psychology, has come up with a brilliant plan. Gilles would dearly love to meet the mind that conceived of that plan. He intends to do just that.
Series: Max Slade Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 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.
Dangerous Times
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,590. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.53 from 19 reviews)
Psychopath Frank Moore has found his look-alike, a close-enough double: John Kirk. He switches their identities and fingerprints in government databases. An act that will send the innocent John Kirk through 48-hours of betrayal, violence, and murder—while Frank Moore will learn the meaning of "The best laid plans…"
A Fall From Grace
Series: Zack Taylor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a single mother is wrongly accused of murder, Zack Taylor must work to clear her name. Not an easy task, as everyone in the Maine town of Mill Springs thinks she's guilty. Zack finds, however, plenty of people who wanted the victim dead. He discovers that when small-town politics mix with big-time ambition, the combination can be lethal.

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