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Death of a Blood
Price: Free! Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An old friend is dead. It looks like an accident, but there's a lot of money involved and some new faces in town. T.K. and Sunny aren't sure what that means, but it doesn't mean they won't find out. The Ghostcatcher and his lady start turning over stones, but what they find may mean another body or two.
Bleak Winter's Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,650. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.00 from 1 review)
Dysfunctional Detective Sergeant Georgine Easton is searching for a missing American Airman. She scours the county of Norfolk, England, in increasingly worse weather, looking for him, while her personal life begins to unravel. Then more people go missing and her professional life begins to break down. Can she find the missing people before disaster strikes?
David's Case
Price: Free! Words: 81,650. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
Francis Connor is hired to find a missing young man, David. Heir to millions David grew up in a mental institution. there because at the age of ten he shot and killed his father. The trail takes Francis through scenes of violence and even romance. Francis is an unusual detective, an oddball with issues of his own. It is a tale of greed, of guilt and redemption
Vengeance
Price: Free! Words: 100,270. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
As a law officer you watch it all from a distance. But what happens when it gets personal? What happens when its your family dying? John MacAllister had been a CID inspector for nearly twenty years and thought he had seen it all. He had too, but not through the eyes of a victim. This time it was personal with his own family involved. He discovered he too had a dark side. Set In Bristol, England.
Maddog 1 The Begining
Price: Free! Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maddog 1 is a fascinating detective story. Involving murder, sex, interwoven with mystery and suspense. It will keep you reading until your eyelids grow heavy. The action takes place on the mean streets of New York City. The main character is New York City’s most violent private investigator Mike Murdock. Mike through his early life experience is enraged against crime.
Killing Schmidt Honorably
Series: Killing Schmidt, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Charlie Schmidt, a retired assassin, is returning home after completing a flight from Paris. In under forty-eight hours all hell will break loose for Charlie when he discovers his girlfriend was brutally murdered and that his friends may turn out to be his worst enemies.
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, John Kirk, a close-enough double. 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…"
That Nietzsche Thing
Price: Free! Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Who is Q? Not the dead girl. She's just another Gene Genie taken by her addiction – by a plague tearing the world apart.
Fox Hunter: Charlie Fox Book 12 (Charlie Fox Mystery Thriller Series)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,210. Language: British English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Charlie Fox will never forget the men who put a brutal end to her military career, but she vowed a long time ago she would not go looking for them. Now she doesn’t have a choice. In the latest in the award-winning Charlie Fox series, she goes from present-day Iraq to the Bulgarian mountains in a story of revenge and betrayal.
The Caught
Price: Free! Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Odd-job boy Jack Leroyson, he just don’t get it. They’re saying his screen-goddess employer’s just gone and died from a drug overdose. So how come no one’s mentioning the early morning visits of all those White House staff? How come no one’s sure when she died? Rogue CIA agent Brad Friedberg tells Jack straight; sometimes you’ve just gotta accept lies as the truth. But Jack, he just don’t get it.
The Jack For Mayor
Price: Free! Words: 46,800. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When his client, crooked Jack, decides to run for mayor of the city, PI Charlie Hampton starts to worry. Rightly so, as Jack’s political opponents start dropping like flies. Call it bloody murder because it is. It’s Charlie’s job to prove Jack innocent but he doesn’t get much help from the client who campaigns on cracking down on crime. The problem? Jack is the biggest criminal in town.
The Heart of an Assassin
Series: The Assassin Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,270. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A young boy growing up on the streets of New York City, Tyler is exposed to both the good and bad of urban life. His future is determined by his relationship with a stranger, a drive by shooting and an uncle (a police officer) who ends up raising him. Twenty years later his thirst to make things right overshadow his need to fight crimes that take lives as easily as swatting flies.
Gumshoe
Price: Free! Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It’s 1953. Springtime in the city. Renny Mack and Buford Messner, long time army buddies out of Brooklyn, are private investigators, pounding the streets of Manhattan. Against their better judgment they take a case from a dusky beauty. They should have run a mile, but when Babycakes walked through the door, Renny’s scruples went out the window. And that was before the money hit the table.
Jack the Keeper
Price: Free! Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Earthquake? PI Charlie Hampton and sidekick, Willy Chan, are on the trail again after three rival Triad gangs unite to eliminate a fourth. As bodies pile up like cordwood, crooked Jack becomes the keeper of a hostage, a crime boss who happens to be a vicious old lady known for kicking and biting. It’s an earthquake, alright, just not the geological kind.
The Initial Blow
Price: Free! Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
A gritty crime novel set in Glasgow focusing on the dilemma surrounding a lawyer who finds himself defending his boyhood friend who has been charged with murdering his wife.....and, as time passes, he realises his client is guilty.
Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju
Price: Free! Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Henri is an eleven year old boy trying to become a man. Ricky and Dee want to help, but Big Ju Ju, a treacherous gang leader stands in their way. While the two PI's try to sort out their love lives, danger, murder, and a hideous disease threaten to schedule a meeting at the graveyard. And attendance is mandatory.
The Second Bat Guano War
Price: Free! Words: 106,730. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Rats ate his baby while he partied in a disco. Now Horse is a drugged-out expat teaching English to criminals in Peru…plus doing the odd favor for the CIA. When his Agency contact goes missing, Horse uncovers his friend’s involvement with a group of terrorists who want to kill off the human “disease” infecting the earth. Can Horse find his friend in time? And when he does—will he want to stop him?
The Good Son (J McNee book #1)
Price: $3.84 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a Scottish farmer finds his estranged brother's corpse hanging from a tree, the police claim suicide. But Private Investigator J McNee is about to uncover the disturbing truth behind the death in this acclaimed debut novel from Scottish crime writer, Russel D McLean. The first in the J McNee series.
Deadly North
Series: A-Z Andy North Crime Adventures. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Women disappear. Nobody cares. A pimp sells young bodies to old men. Nobody cares. A conman priest steals from old people. Nobody cares. Then Andy North becomes involved and things change. He cares. He cares a lot. At risk of his own life, he sets out to prosecute pimps, bring down a conman and discover what the hell happened to the disappeared women nobody cared about. Andy is back
Dirty Little Mermaids
Series: Low Campbell Adventures. Price: Free! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Low Campbell is an ex-cop currently working as a private detective. She also happens to be a mermaid, which means she gets the cases that nobody else can handle. In her first adventure, Low finds herself taking on the bogeyman.