Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled

The Exploding Memoir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
After Eddie Knox settles in Chinatown, the mysterious Dr. Kublar gifts him with a job running "errands," plunging him into a quest for an ancient stone tablet with powerful occult secrets. Now Eddie is the unwitting courier, cautiously threading his way between the authorities and the local tongs, against the backdrop of San Francisco’s underground music scene.
Dancing On The Grave
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,910. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dancing On The Grave is a new standalone crime thriller set in the English Lake District, from the award-winning author of the Charlie Fox crime thriller series. 'A sniper with a mission… A young cop with nothing to lose… A CSI with everything to prove… And a teenage girl with a terrifying obsession…'
The Good Book
Series: Blood Flows South. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Some people do bad things for good reasons—like punishing people who do wrong. That doesn’t make them bad. Even God punishes people who deserve it, and we don’t think He’s bad.
The Sin Tax
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,220. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2018 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Everyone knows that cigarettes will kill you… THE SIN TAX, a Crime Novel by Preston Lang.
Revenge is a Redhead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2018 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Trashy, funny, and filled with pure pulp action, REVENGE OF THE REDHEAD by Phil Beloin Jr. is the ideal way to kill time before you die.
Scavengers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,970. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Kent Baker’s best friend’s grandmother is found dead in a pig sty. She fell, hit her head and, while unconscious, the pigs finished her off, or so say the local law enforcement authorities. But his friend receives a phone call where an anonymous voice insinuates the death was not an accident so he asks Kent, an ex-DEA agent, to check things out and help him find a measure of closure.
Dame Money (Lucien Caye New Orleans Private Eye Series Book 4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The cases come quickly to New Orleans Private Eye Lucien Caye. 1. Catch a cat burglar too slick for the police to catch. 2. Look into the case of a dipso business man accused of murder. 3. Help a teary-eyed woman solve the murder of her uncle. 4. Take a pro-bono case of vandals terrorizing a nearby neighborhood. All this while juggling a home life that includes raising an 8-year old daughter...
The Science of Paul
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2018 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE SCIENCE OF PAUL, a Novel of Crime by Aaron Philip Clark. Book One in the Paul Little Series.
Play A Cold Hand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nominated for the Shamus Award for the Best Original Private Eye Paperback! Scott Elliott, whose acting career ended with the war, takes on his grimmest case as a private detective in this new novel from multiple-Shamus winner and Edgar nominee Terence Faherty.
The Last Redhead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2018 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sometimes you do it for the money. Sometimes you do it for the thrill. But usually, you do it for the girl. What is “hardboiled” fiction? The girl you gave a ride to, without mentioning it to your wife … The “sure thing” at the race track … The payroll money “no one” will miss … John L. French demonstrates “hardboiled” in 22 stories. Read them before you inevitably throw caution to the wind …
Darke Accused (A Darke and Flare Gay Mystery)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,340. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a thief. Hooking up with Darke Davis at a popular gay roadhouse seems like a brilliant way for Special Agent Flare Greene to insinuate his way into Darke's life. He didn't plan on the two of them stumbling over a body and finding themselves on the run from charges of first-degree murder.
Sunk Costs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,800. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2018 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dan is a con man and drifter who thinks he just hitched a ride back east. Instead, he finds himself going 70-miles-an-hour with a gun pointed at his head. But instead of a bullet, he’s hit with a proposition to make some fast money…in SUNK COSTS by Preston Lang.
Overlooking the Obvious
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Milton Stone is a doctor in Brooklyn who is dealing in drugs. His partner Finn McCoole has control of several bars and strip clubs where the drugs are sold. Nick Morosco is the bagman who has been skimming some of the profits of the drugs. On the night of the wedding of Stone's daughter Karen and Herb Fishman, a body was found. The body is Nick Morosco....
The Implications
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a body with mob ties washes up on the beach in a quiet rural town, the marshal has his hands full plus some. The coroner's new assistant being a dead ringer for the marshal's deceased wife only adds to the complications.
Stern Talbot, P.I.—The Early Years: The Case of the Missing Body
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
Some cases are better than others, not so rattling. Not so sleep-depriving. Not so insane. But the evidence in a brand new missing persons case echoes the evidence in a three year old cold case that ended with a missing body. Now it's time to figure things out and close them both. The twists and turns of this case test the imagination and strain the emotions.
Stern Talbot, P.I.—The Early Years: The Case of the Sliced-Up Secretary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Long before he went into private practice as a P.I., Stern Talbot was a detective for the LAPD. Some cases are better than others, not so rattling. Not so sleep-depriving. Not so insane. But when a vibrant young woman is hacked to death, who knew there could be secrets far more gut wrenching? The twists and turns of this case test the imagination and strain the emotions.
Stern Talbot, PI: The Case of the Troubled Actress
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What do a retired mob boss, a deposed city mayor, a city attorney and an up-and-coming movie star have in common? Maybe nothing at all. At least Stern Richards hopes so as he sets out to discover who's trying to kill him. And why. Toss into the mix Stern's secretary, a made man and other assorted bad guys, and you have a volatile mixture in a roller coaster ride of a mystery.
Loose Ends
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What deep personal fantasy can sustain an unrequited love for forty years? How can a jilted lover watch and learn and plot and plan, yet miss the most valuable lesson of all? Come along on this tension-filled journey of intrigue, suspense and atonement with city police detective Del Samuels and PI Stern Richards. Help unravel the truth and discover the one glaring, major lesson buried deep within
The Unfortunate Case of His Mother's Virginity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
You wake up after a long nap. You reach over to see whether your partner's awake, and discover she's dead. Of a cut throat. In your bed. You didn't do it. But who did? How did they do it without waking you? And when? And why? Stern Richards, PI, has to find out. Or go to prison.
The Platinum Blond Perturbance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
She's platinum blond, wealthy and incredibly beautiful. She's a major socialite who makes all the rounds. From swinging with the club scene to owning a seat on the board of directors for every do-gooder organization in town. Well, she did have it all. Then the call comes over the radio. Trixie Burton is dead, and Detective Lou Galecki is determined to find out why.

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