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Dead For Now (Gabriel's World)
Series: Gabriel's World, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,950. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
NYC private eye Gabriel Ross has justified paranoia--a rogue faction from the sinister Tertullian Society is stalking him. Psyops master Damon Clement has dangerous plans for Gabriel. Gabriel tries to protect his loved ones while still secretly exposing the Society's misdeeds. His actions spawn a viral protest movement even as he heads for a showdown with the Society.
Six Crime Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,250. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Six crime short stories (about 25,000 words) including two "mob" stories originally published in Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine plus additional stories involving the mob, murder and mystery.
The Ninth Circle Vol. 2: Night of the Bloodthirsty Ghouls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,880. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nurse Nancy Harrigan's Mercy Center is under attack by unknown forces while a virus is turning the denizens of the Ninth Circle into bloodthirsty rage monsters. With Detective Stoddard and the other mobsters closing in, has Nancy finally met her match? The Ninth Circle Volume 2: Night of the Bloodthirsty Ghouls by Tony Sarrechia. Based on a concept created by Tommy Hancock. From Pro Se Production.
The Glen Paradox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,020. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
My name? Detective Gunther Quinn. My story? Well, until recently I survived the stress of my work, the 'real life' as I call it, because I could escape to my forest Glen. And now, a brutal murder, has ruined it somehow. The perpetrator, it turns out, has done it before; we have a serial killer lose. We've planned a trap but my Glen, it's weird I know, something there seems to want to help me.
The Wrong Side Of A Gun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,620. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Deputy U.S. Marshal Virgil Quinn always gets his man – with one exception. The one fugitive Virgil hasn’t yet been able to capture is his unstable ex-wife who’s run off with Quinn’s ten-year-old daughter. For nine long years, while Quinn is tracking down a host of criminals and fugitives he continues his relentless search for his vanished child. He won't rest until he finds her.
Karala Garbha
Price: $1.50 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.
Ready Reference Treatise: And Then There Were None
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
According the author, “And Then There Were None” was the most difficult book for her to write. When the book was first published in Britain, it was titled “Ten Little Niggers.”
Curtain Call
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: American English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Hollywood film studios are in danger of being over taken by Mafia racketeers. George Hoffman, famous Hollywood director and wealthiest mogul -- hires James Blake, ace detective, to protect him against the racketeers. The situation becomes volatile when Hoffman is killed and Blake becomes a target.
Dramatis Personae: Past Tense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,150. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
"Literary archaeologist" Diogenes Ra is back, and he's in some trouble. He may or may not have shot his father, the fictional private eye Seamus the Shamus, but the cross-dimensional crisis doesn’t end there. Things get complicated when Ra loses the famous narrator of a novel on every high school's Required Reading list. A mixture of fantasy, noir, and mystery as it’s never been written.
Mysterios Bood Relatives: Hard-boiled and Noir-esque
Price: Free! Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This mystery/thriller plot will make your blood run cold. It is a must-read plot. Obscure Blood series is getting darker than its beginning. Detective Octa grows more vigorous and deadly in each chapters.
All Chickens Must Die: A Benjamin Wade Mystery
Series: Benjamin Wade, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
May 1940: Benjamin Wade, PI, suppresses his laughter and pride to take the case of Elmer Smith, farmer, whose flock of chickens is scheduled for slaughter. It seems like a simple paycheck. He zeroes in on a central question: What really happened the night police chased someone through Smith’s farm? Wade isn’t the only one asking that question, but he could be the only one who might die for it.
Detective for Hire: Jake Hancock Private Investigator series Book Two
Series: Jake Hancock Private Investigator. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: American English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Hollywood-based private investigator Jake Hancock has just found out his sister and nephew have been kidnapped. He'll stop at nothing to get them back, until he finds out that their kidnapping is related to a part of his social life he'd rather have nothing to do with.
Not Dead Yet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: Australian English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox scratches out a living doing personal injuries surveillance. A mother asks him to find out who killed her drug-dealer son. The son deserved to die. But the mother deserves justice and offers Gary a lot of money. Soon he's battling drug dealers, corrupt cops, hit-men and thugs. They try to rub him out. But he's well-armed, and not dead yet.
East Ave (A Charles Splints Case)
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
A note is left at the door by quick footsteps containing an address. Splints follows it to learn there's more than just crime bosses and thieves in Brooksend, but the supernatural as well.
Hollywood Detective: Jake Hancock Private Investigator series Book One
Series: Jake Hancock Private Investigator. Price: Free! Words: 48,230. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
Jake Hancock, probably Hollywood's best private investigator, is thrown an ethical dilemma when investigating who a client's biological father is.
Brutal Fight Stories
Series: Victim City Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The Bleeding Skull faces his own greatest challenge, a cage match to the death against an unstoppable foe, a killing machine beyond pain, beyond reason. Wallow in the crimes of the Blacktop Devils. Wade through the blood-soaked path of the Murder Man.
The Vandal's Shadow
Price: Free! Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When an unknown substance on a public sundial is thought to be evidence of foul play, Detective Wyatt Kask is called in by the police to help determine the nature of the crime. Over the course of the night, Kask and the Sheriff of Wellington are pulled into a bizarre labyrinth of industrial espionage.
Buzz Kill: The Sandeen Mysteries, Book Three
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,380. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Sandeen agrees to look into the mysterious disappearance of Phillip 'Buzz' Holland, he doesn't expect to confront members of a criminal conspiracy who will do anything to keep their secrets hidden.
I Justice: One Lethal Kiss Private Eye Thriller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
THRILLER Detective Vic Morgan is given a narcotic and then incriminating photo of him, and a prostitute were taken. Obviously someone is trying to ruin the honest cop’s career, and he seeks help from his friend, Private Detective Randall Stone. However, Detective Morgan’s problems get much worse when he tied to the murder of his snitch shot with the detective’s pistol.