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Self Made
Series: Andersson Dexter, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009 by in potentia press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Ever wish things were different? Ivy Velasquez did, so she became someone else. But one day, Ivy discovers that her alternate self has been murdered. Having nowhere else to turn, she finds Andersson Dexter: part private eye, part vigilante, part cop. Self Made is a story of people striving to control our own destinies, and how that desire affects them in ways they could never imagine.
The Vampire With the Dragon Tattoo (The Spinoza Trilogy #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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Three years ago, high school student Veronica Fortune witnessed the brutal murder of her parents. Now armed and dangerous, she sets out to hunt down the very thing that destroyed her life. That is, until she disappears. Spinoza is a private investigator who specializes in finding the missing, and as he searches for the missing girl, nothing can prepare him for what he's about to meet.
Least Wanted
Series: A Sam McRae Mystery, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Stephanie Ann "Sam" McRae's busy, but orderly life as a Maryland lawyer takes a chaotic turn when two clients are accused of murder. A poor, black girl is accused of killing her mother. A young man suspected of embezzlement is accused of murdering his boss. The cases collide in a bizarre way around girl gangs and computer porn. A maniac killer stalks Sam, who must learn the truth or die trying.
Dead In Red
Series: The Jeff Resnick Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,260. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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When a bartender at Jeff Resnick’s favorite tavern is murdered, psychic visions of a sparkling red high-heeled shoe and bloody hands linger in his mind--and hit too close to home. When Jeff’s brother Richard last helped him with an investigation, it nearly cost him his life. Still, Richard is determined to tag along as Jeff is drawn into the seamy world of fetishes an drag queens.
One Hot January
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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My name is Joe January. I was a private investigator from the South Bronx, circa 1940. Was once described as an indignant Humphrey Bogart. Who am I to argue? The difference between Bogie and me is that I was the real McCoy.In truth, I'm no Joseph Conrad, but I wrote every word on these pages. This is my story; but make  no mistake, it's anything but make believe. I know, it reads like science
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Series: The Bridge Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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L.A. street gang Los Magos' leader is assassinated by the rival El Diablos, both members of the Five Families. Gang war would bring the wrath of the corporate police department down on all the Families. Amoral fixer Artemis Bridge discovers the war is more than tribal bloodletting, and must use his wits to stop the war before it escalates to genocide in the latest Bridge Chronicles novel.
Kill Leader
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Paula Evangelista—Vengelista—is at the top of the beach volleyball circuit. Knocking down kill after kill, she is trying to regain her title of kill leader. But someone wants to put an end to her streak and maybe an end to her life. It is up to Honolulu private eye, Val Lyon, to find out who wants to kill the kill leader and prevent it from happening or end up as another kill herself.
Teed Off
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Honolulu private eye, Val Lyon, takes on the case of a young woman who committed suicide. Or did she? Her brother believes she was murdered by a man who had stalked her. He wants Val to find the truth. In her most dangerous case, yet, Val learns that the truth could cost her life.
Judas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,340. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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From Australia to the shores of the Dead Sea, "Judas" follows a tale of treachery, betrayal & murder. As people die in Amsterdam, London and Israel, Negus, a writer about religious artifacts becomes involved in the hunt for the truth about the killings, and the search for priceless diaries alledged to be written by Judas in biblical times. They claim to witness the birth & death of Jesus Christ.
Hurricane: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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From R. Narvaez, a board member of the Mystery Writers of America, New York Chapter, and exciting new voice in noir . . . “If there is any justice in the world, [R. Narvaez] should become a giant on the literary noir scene within the next couple of years.” —Anthony Neil Smith, author of Yellow Medicine, on the story “Roachkiller”
Nick Gamble y el caso del barco ataud
Price: Free! Words: 15,630. Language: Spanish. Published: May 6, 2012 by PÚLPito. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Nick Gamble es duro (a veces), alcoholico (siempre) e investigador privado (excepto domingos y festivos). NICK GAMBLE es el sabueso mas perro de la ciudad.
The Bill Travis Mysteries Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 124,290. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Includes the complete text of The Last Call and excerpts from Capitol Offense, Longnecks & Twisted Hearts, The Devil To Pay, Death On The Pedernales, Slow Falling, Caddo Cold, and Arrowmoon, along with Author's Notes, short stories, and an essay.
The Bill Travis Omnibus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 180,970. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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This Omnibus contains the celebrated first four Bill Travis Mysteries, including The Last Call, Capitol Offense, Longnecks & Twisted Hearts and The Devil To Pay. Five Stars: A "page-turner!", Five Stars: A Hard-Boiled Mystery Series You Don't Want to Miss! Five Stars: JACK REACHER LOOK OUT! Five Stars: Love it! Five Stars: Perfect Diversion
City of Smoke and Mirrors: An Armadillo Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,700. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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The name's Dilbert Pinkerton, private detective. Friends call me Dill. I'm a mutant armadillo. I dig for the truth. And the truth is I need to get out of the city, away from supernatural mobsters that want my carapace for a foot bath. So when some rich dame saunters into my Hovel Office with a job, I take it.
Tortured Dreams
Series: Dreams & Reality, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Crime
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When the US Marshals Serial Crimes Tracking Unit comes knocking at Aislinn Cain's door, she is given a chance to use her past to save other people's futures. A new killer is using medieval torture methods to slay his victims. She can give them a glimpse into his twisted world, but not without a cost. If she opens herself, she risks falling into the depths of her own darkness.
The Boy In The Box
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Six murders, a child porn ring, horse racing, drug smuggling, beautiful women, crooked police, crooked lawyers; it's all in a days work for Mavin Davis.
Street Crimes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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STREET CRIMES - Bronze Medal Winner Global Ebook Awards H. L. LeRoy offers this collection of short stories that are “...sometimes funny, sometimes disconcerting, sometimes plain terrifying. Perfect if you like action-packed suspense.”
Naughty and Nice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I. finds himself tackling a bizarre Christmas case when Santa Claus himself becomes a client, hiring Dan to recover some very precious stolen North Pole property. If you like werewolves, vampires, evil elves, zombies, as well as a lot of belly laughs, curl up with this story and some eggnog.
Antenna Syndrome
Price: Free! Words: 79,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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New York, 2026. In the aftermath of a terrorist A-bomb, private investigator Keith Savage searches for a kidnapped artist, the paraplegic daughter of a crime-busting politician, but tracking her down leads him to a place where her fascination with insects collides with his fears.
The Collector
Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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"Urban Fantasy Done Right!" "Like a gritty Sam Spade dropped into a really good X-Files episode" In Badhorn, weird is normal. So when Detective Raymond Montgomery and his partner, Wally, find a grisly murder victim with a monster movie fetish, it's just another day at the office, until they notice a few things are missing from the victim's collection...namely the monsters.