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Monday's Child Homicide: Life with Nick, Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
You fell in love with homicide detective Nick Christianson in the Gotcha Detective Agency mysteries. Now you get to see his story, from his point of view. Monday's Child is a crime novella set in San Francisco, California. SFPD patrol officer, Nick Christianson, is the first on the scene of a dead boy found in an alley. When the homicide cops don't have time to find the killer of a "street kid,"
Dad's Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After Adam Nelson learned the sad news of his father's death, he flew home to settle dad's estate. Upon learning that dad owned very little, he began to wonder what his father's legacy was. When he is forced to confront those responsible for his father's death, he will learn what his father left him.
Rain Drops: Three Free Samples
Price: Free! Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Collection of three FREE samples by #1 bestselling author, J.R. Rain, including: MOON DANCE DARK HORSE WINTER WIND
Striking Out
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tommy Vincent is a journeyman baseball with a dark secret. Sydney Carter is a failed actress turned private investigator. When Sydney learns of Tommy's dark secret, they wind up on a collision course toward a meeting that could be deadly for one of them.
The Body of the Crime
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
While fighting his depression, Isaac Callahan sees a mysterious woman standing on the sidewalk. No one else seems to be aware of her, yet he keeps seeing her. Who is she? What does she want? And what connection does she have to the disappearance of a tourist a year ago? The Body of the Crime is approximately 5600 words.
Kiss The Ladies Goodnight: (Jake Legato Private Investigator Series 1)
Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jake Legato was a cop. And now he stalks and kills strippers. At least, that's what the police think. Fired for putting a drug dealer's confiscated cash in his pocket, Legato has become the prime suspect in the grisly murders of a string of local strippers. With his life and freedom on the line, Legato has less than two days to find the real killer before the killer finds him.
Legend of the Hour
Price: Free! Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
20 years ago the Lynchman’s Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend—it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for total war beneath, his identity will be revealed at last.
A Lynchman's Owl
Price: Free! Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
20 years ago the Lynchman’s Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend—it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for total war beneath, someone has come looking, and his identity will be at last
The Kidnapping
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jack Lord and Belle were given the job to find, and help a Mrs Landly escape from some kidnapper, that had taken her, and demanded several million dollars for her relies. Belle in her own car supplied with a tracking device, made it possible for Jack Lord to follow the car, and when he had the kidnappers address, he contacted the police, and the kidnappers were taken to long prison term.
The Big Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016 by Metal Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jewel thief Johnny D's had a pretty sweet setup as a successful criminal who moonlights as the masked crime-fighter, the Grey Ghost. At least until someone frames Johnny D's for murder, forcing him to don the Ghost's mask and team up with the mysterious Phantom Detective to clear his own name! "The Big Fall" is an adventure in the greatest tradition of classic pulp fiction!
Eye for an Eye Inc. - Welcome to the Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cops go to him for help when they can't connect the dots. Families go to him when the justice system doesn't work. Sometimes they overlap, and for the right price, he'll take care of it. He'll make them pay. The same way the victim suffered, so to shall they suffer. Whatever the crime, if the price is right, he'll dole out the justice.
Whosoever Believeth
You set the price! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
his dialogue driven mystery puts a spin on DNA evidence and cyber-crime that has yet to be explored. Dive into the world of manipulation and internet scandal that comes to a small Appalachian town. You'll think twice before you link a single fiber of evidence to a suspect again.
Красная борода
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: Russian. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Нуар о художнице, которая бежит от прошлого в "город грехов" и вынуждена противостоять "элите общества". Вне закона. Против течения. До конца.
Laney's Last Day
Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
On his last day before retirement, Senior Sergeant Gordon 'Laney' Lane is walking the beat he used to walk. He has an appointment with death.
A Missing Young Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After a hectic Halloween day with more candy than they had ever expected, eight years old Annabelle wanted to go over to one of her girlfriends, to find out what she had received.On the way back home Annabelle was kidnapped by two men. The men, Joachim and Al;ex had been well paid to kidnap Annabelle. She got hold of the men's gun, and after shooting one, the police came and arrested the two.
Park Ave (Part 4) - A Charles Splints Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Charles Splints awakened something during his time on East Ave. The city of Brooksend is being overrun by the supernatural as Splints finds himself tangled up in another bizarre case. This time the people of Brooksend aren't who they appear to be, some even showcasing special shape-shifting abilities. Does Splints have what it takes to end this case before it spreads too far?
The Exciting Adventures of Life in General
Series: An Ollie Reed Mystery · mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A brief foray turns disastrous for LA detective Ollie Reed.
The Nursery
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Crime
While investigating the disappearance of a girl, P.I. Arnold Cheek finds himself caught in a web of confusion and deceit, where his own actions and thoughts can’t even be trusted, and the everyday horrors of his life and his world are nothing compared to the horrors he’ll find in the Nursery.
Karala Garbha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: Kannada. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A Kannada Detective novel about a 30-year old investigation into the past of a celebrity actress to a Coastal town is mired in mystery and Detective Vijay with his lawyer Lucy have their hands full in unravelling this suspenseful case
Mysterious Blood Relatives (Part III of Obscure Blood)
Price: Free! Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detective Lawman Octa is supposed to hunt down criminals to face justice. Instead, he has embarked on a quest to take justice into his own hands by finding and killing his own brother, Juan. Ever since Juan murdered Octa’s wife and disappeared, Octa has been in the grips of a deadly obsession with revenge.

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