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Michael Connelly's Harry Bosch Series Reading Order Updated 2017 - Compiled by Albie Berk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
HARRY BOSCH SERIES IN READING ORDER - LIST AND CHECKLIST OF HARRY BOSCH SERIES WITH ONE SENTENCE SUMMARY OF EACH STORY HARRY BOSCH LIST IN SERIES READING ORDER WITH CHECKLIST AND BONUSES UPDATED 2017 - Includes Links to Free AudioBooks and a TV show Harry Bosch Fan? Get the most pleasure out of your reading. Don’t miss a single Harry Bosch book or story and read them all in order.
Black Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Florida-based ex-mercenary and private investigator Cord MacIntosh is hired to bodyguard the author of a book critical of Islam who has been asked to speak at a writing festival in Key West. Can Cord protect his client against some Muslim fanatics? When the bombs and bullets start flying he wonders if he can even save himself.
Sword
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“Sword” is the first book in the Cord MacIntosh private investigator mystery series. Cord MacIntosh is hired to find a stolen sword that once belonged to a Spanish conquistador. Soon, though, the bodies start to pile up and Cord finds that archaeologists are every bit as greedy and vicious as anyone else. Now he needs to find the sword, find out who the killer is, and keep himself alive too.
Melvin Marcus
Price: Free! Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
PRE-SEQUEL TO BANG STICK! This is the story of Melvin Marcus.From his tortuous upbringing to high school hero. Then forced to leave Iowa and head to California. He goes from field worker during the Great Depression to policeman to soldier. Melvin's childhood phycological problems are never far from his mind and uncontrolable urges run his life. BANG STICK picks up where this FREE novella le
A List to Die For
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,290. Language: British English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Urban
Jack Kreeger has one simple question, who kidnapped his son? Jack's rich. Very rich. But whoever has Tony isn't after money. They want an important notebook Jack wants answers and Tony back. So he calls on ex-cop Eddie Sutton. And Eddie is a man who does whatever it takes to get answers. Eddie's good. Eddie's tough. But is he good or tough enough to find the notebook and save Tony Kreeger's life?
The Accountant - Dead & Busy Episode 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What can be more maddening for a businessman, than to have his trusted accountant disappear with all the bank access codes? Well, discovering that he has eloped with the ghost of a prostitute surely makes it worse. The need to walk into a ghostly brothel doesn't put Dave off. He even befriends one of the girls there and fun is had by all.
Mice - Dead & Busy Episode 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When white mice plague a short-tempered mobster, he hires Dave Callaghan to find out where they are coming from. The mobster wants to know why the mice wake him up in the middle of the night to recite "Mary had a little lamb" to him. Dave is used to dealing with ghosts of every description, but this time he is facing a complex conspiracy that involves the government and a lascivious ghost.
Phantom Lover - Dead & Busy Episode 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Why All These Deadies Keep Flocking Around Dave? "It was bad enough, I can assure you, finding a half-naked ectoplasm sitting at my desk, but she had to talk nonsense too . . . Dave Callaghan is used to having ghosts drop by uninvited at all hours. But this time he is in for a new experience, and you must get ready for a good laugh!
Accidental Lazarus - Dead & Busy Episode 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Being murdered is distressing. But the annoyance may be alleviated, at least a bit, if you can find out who murdered you and get even with him. To that end, you need the help of a paranormal detective like Dave Callaghan. Dave is not pleased to find a presumed dead mobster drinking scotch in his armchair. But the worse is yet to come, when Dave's girlfriend gets involved.
Jigsaw Jill Police Detective II
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Jill and her two best friends go on a vacation and shopping trip to London, they run smack into a serial murder spree. As usual, she get into trouble because her brain just will not rest. Then she runs into a killer that eluded her in Los Angeles. All of that and a young "Bobby" that takes an interest in the "Americans".
Ready. Set. Psycho.
Price: Free! Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
"With the ferocity and black humor of a Quentin Tarantino film, this in-your-face chiller delivers lethal villains; flawed, dogged investigators; and a bevy of twists and turns." - Kirkus Reviews
City of Doves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This book contains Parts 1-4 in one contained package, which saves you time and clicking. Even to him, it looked more like a suicide. Not a single sign of foul play. A few days after the Chinese New Year, a man hangs outside of the cold air in the dead of night destroying the small town peace almost overnight, most of the Paloma PD chalk it up to suicide.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: The Murder of Michael Hollingsworth
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
With Japanese business men in town and both Siren and Harry spending time with them, Fred is more than a little jealous. Put on top of that the kidnapping of overnight success, Michael Hollingsworth, and there is the greatest chance for things to go disastrously wrong. Rather than bringing Siren in on the case, Fred is determined to keep her out of it.
A Part Of The Pattern
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017 by L.L. Bartlett. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jeff Resnick is drawn to solving crimes. His brother, Richard, thinks that could be the basis of a paying business. Reluctantly, Jeff agrees, and their first case is about a child who vanished two decades before. Meanwhile, Jeff bumps into an acquaintance whose history is very similar to that of the missing girl. Is it coincidence or is there a pattern that links him to her and his future?
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: From Out of the Ashes
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After her mother's death when she could barely walk, Nicolette found all that she had left in the world was her father, Arthur, and her sister, Louise - even they were taken away from her. The only people that she has left are Fred Barlow and Harry Lee, but now even their livelihoods are in jeopardy. Can Siren help save her friends or is she destined to lose them as well?
Code: Snapdragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,740. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Ink & Quill Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Protect your wife or solve the crime? Life's choices can be hard and harsh.
The Quality of Mercy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by OWS Ink, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The Quality of Mercy is an eldritch tale of madness and betrayal that asks whether kindness and mercy can survive in a world so corrupted by greed and violence.
The Law
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Marvin Davis is hired as 'muscle' in a blackmail payoff. When his client and the client's brother are murdered and his girlfriend, Shelia Goodwin, is kidnapped by a Mexican cartel boss Marv is launched into full bore vigilante mode.
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Shadow
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to.
Stone Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Stone and Karlsson. Partners in crime, who only rob the Mob. Their last job went wrong. Eyeball-witness wrong. They argue over fault in the back of a bar. Smith and Wesson on the table between them. Only one of them would live to see the dawn. "Stone Dead" a crime short story featuring fast talk and brutal action in a thrilling criminal underground setting. From Stefon Mears.