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The Body in the Perch Pond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,000. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The skeleton of a young girl buried for ten years is discovered by Dugal McBruce. The subsequent official investigation stalls as there is no DNA match and no young girls have gone missing in the area in the past decade. Not even the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children can help.
All Mixed Up
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Series: All Mixed Up, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wealthy, jealous and possessive husband takes unusual revenge on his beautiful wife's lover. Detective Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris needs to dig deep to get to the bottom of this one. The complete novella series is available in one hit, as All Mixed up, the complete series, or all eight can be purchased individually. Audio Version Available
Already Gone (Young Adult Mystery Thriller)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Meet Mitchell Chase, a 16-year-old hard case who pays his dad rent in exchange for being treated as an adult. Unfortunately, he’s having a tough time of it—Mitchell drinks too much, fights too much, he’s broke, and he’s got girl problems like a dog’s got fleas.
Hugh Monn: Private Detective
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Even in the future, dames still need help, criminals still need captured, and men still hire out to do both! HUGH MONN, PRIVATE DETECTIVE, the debut collection from Author Lee Houston is a New Pulp mash up of two classic genres-the hard boiled detective and science fiction!
Creeping Dawn: The Rise of the Black Centipede
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,710. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The first volume in an epic tale of Heroes, Villains, Murder, and Madness. Follow the birth and growth of one of the strangest Characters in New Pulp Fiction to date, The Black Centipede as created by Chuck Miller!
The Trouble with Tramps: An Orrie Hitt Homage
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by Obelisk Library. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jack Card is a hard-working nowhere man who dreams of a better life. Set in 1957 in a small American town, Jack juggles the favors of three women: Kay, his lush wife who cannot keep faithful; Lucy, his teenage hillbilly girlfriend who is now carrying his child in her belly; and Eve, the rich woman who promises him another life if he helps her murder the husband she hates.
The Jazz Junkies
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Guns, drugs, jazz, and the secretary service fronting as an escort service, all the wonderful ingredients for a lost noir classic now in digital form for your one buck night time noir reading pleasure! Originally published in 1957 as Junkie and later Frenzy, The Jazz Junkies was the author's intended title in manuscript.
Nicky Weaver's Wanton Wenches or Ladies Man
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 51,080. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nicky Weaver has quit the insurance biz, as we last saw him in Orrie Hitt's first 1954 novel, I'LL CALL EVERY MONDAY. Nicky sets his sights on radio advertising and DJing, building up a small station in a small town into something profitable, and something he can take for himself. Even if means murder. There are women issues, all wantons wenches!
I'll Call Every Monday
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 59,590. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Orrie Hitt's first novel tells the story of a sleazy insurance salesman, Nicky Weaver, and all the women he beds. One, a married artist forced by her husband to pose for nudie pictures, turns Nicky to a desire for murder...An unfairly ignored classic of 1950s crime fiction, here for your one buck enjoyment!
The Lust Damned or: Long Island Iced Tea
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
On his 29th birthday in Las Vegas, a man gets into some pretty weird trouble involving Rastfarian assassins, Russian hitmen, and a crazy sexy wild gun-toting defense attorney named Lisa Dean.
Hell For The Holidays
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
December 21st, 2012 hadn't been the end of the world, only the Great Unraveling. The veils between the Seen and Unseen worlds shredded and the living suddenly found out they weren't alone. Andy had seen it all, done it all as a detective when he'd be alive. Now, as a ghost, he still works as a PI. This time, it isn't just Heaven or Hell, it's much worse: it's families and the holidays.
Destructive Obsession
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Series: Eddie Pannoni action thrillers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,940. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Latest thriller in the Eddie Pannoni undercover police series
Case of the Missing Million(Preview of Rex Mathers #3)
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Price: Free! Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Rex Mathers, P.I., is called to the home of eccentric millionare Howard Jacobson, he's unsure of what he's getting himself into. It seems Howard had a million and a half dollars in cash stored in a safe in his house. Now all the money is gone with the only clue that Howard and his family were away for the weekend. Someone had to have broken in and stolen it. But who? And why?PREVIEW
Melody in Distress(Preview of Rex Mathers #4)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When sultry lounge singer Melody Harper begins recieving threatening notes, she fears someone is after her. She calls on Rex Mathers, P.I., to look into the matter. Rex is soon involved in his most dangerous case ever. Filled with babes and bullets, Melody in Distress, is a fast-paced mystery that's sure to thrill. Note: This is a preview containing the first few chapters only.
Judas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,340. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Frankenstein, P.I.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
There’s trouble brewing at 221B Baker Street. It’s 1980. The Master Sleuth has grown weary of crime-fighting. He’s ready for new challenges. That is, until Frankenstein’s monster moves into the office next door. The creature fancies himself a private investigator. And he will soon be proclaimed as The World’s Most Fantastic Detective! Can Britain’s greatest crime-solver rise to the challenge?
Counting to Infinity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Down and Out Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
COUNTING TO INFINITY is a dark and gritty urban noir thriller that starts off at light speed and quickly gains even more momentum. This is the third book in the Jake Diamond series.
Clutching at Straws
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,260. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Down and Out Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A worthy successor to "Catching Water in a Net", Abramo's second in the San Francisco based Jake Diamond series is a clever and well-crafted detective novel, gritty enough to satisfy hard-boiled readers but not so dark that it will put off more traditional mystery fans.
Catching Water in a Net
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,170. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Down and Out Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this award-winning debut, San Francisco PI Jake Diamond is a hero who plays both sides of the Private Eye street. Jake's first adventure has all the components of a great new private eye series-scares, suspense, lots of laughs, a few tears and a big surprise at the end.
Dreamcast 4
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In Dreamcast 4 Travis uses his paranormal abilities to solve 4 more cases of crime. This time things come dangerously close to home.