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Antenna Syndrome
By Alan Annand
Price: Free! Words: 79,680. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
New York, 2026. In the aftermath of a terrorist A-bomb, private investigator Keith Savage searches for a kidnapped artist, the paraplegic daughter of a crime-busting politician, but tracking her down leads him to a place where her fascination with insects collides with his fears.
Winter Kills
By T.F. Torrey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A retired special forces soldier looking for wisdom and a simple life battles a desperate criminal and an inept bureaucracy after experiencing a terrible crime.
The Innocent Thugs - a Mafia Story
By Henry Alfred Bugalho
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Silvana, the mistress of the mafia’s big boss, went to Vico pleading for help, but now she is dead. The most evident explanation is suicide, but detective Vico is not convinced. In a corrupted and violent world, where Vico can trust no one, will he be able to solve Silvana’s death? Will he survive in this fight against ruthless criminal organizations?
Fractured Persona
By Harry James Krebs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Peak City Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Richard Fornek, awakens from a coma in a North Carolina hospital in full possession of a lifetime of memories-but not in possession of his body. A glimpse in a mirror and the evidence of a driver's license prove that Fornek is trapped in the body of warehouse worker Daniel Curtis. A little romance, a little murder, and a whole lot of hair-raising suspense unfold as he scrambles.
Destruction: A Vicente Domingo Intrigue
By Diana Orgain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A short story: For Anjie Thrasher what should have been a perfect night...rain, a hot new Spanish lover, news that she is finally free of her prenuptial arrangement...ends in disaster. It was a risky case- Private Investigator, Vicente Domingo, knew Howard Thrasher had the money and power to crush him - worse - now he has the proof. Vicente’s must risk losing everything…before he loses his life
Vengeance is Mine, A Benjamin Tucker Mystery
By Harry James Krebs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Peak City Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Driven by a traumatic, violent event in his teenage years, Benjamin Tucker,a true crime author and amatuer detective, is obsessed with solving crimes near his home turf of Holly Springs, North Carolina. When a series of decapitated female victims is found in neighboring communities, he is helplessly drawn in to the investigation. The hunt for the killer becomes personal.
Colt Coltrane and the Harrowing Heights of Hollywoodland
By Allison M. Dickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this special "mini-episode," Colt Coltrane and his robot sidekick Petey get a thrilling taste of the Hollywood life when a famed movie director gets in over his head with the mob!
Shattered Shell
By Brendan DuBois
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Award-winning mystery author Brendan DuBois' third novel in his Lewis Cole mystery series, SHATTERED SHELL, is finally available in an e-book format.
Always One
By J.J. Abbott
Series: The Led Sinclair Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,690. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private detective Louis Edward "Led" Sinclair investigates the murder of a wealthy old man and uncovers a web of intrigue involving neo-Nazis intent on starting a race war.
Lo que ocultan las máscaras
By pablo blaya
Price: Free! Words: 32,570. Language: Spanish. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Lo que ocultan las máscaras es una novela corta, viene a ser una parodia de las novelas de detectives. Acompaña a Tim en sus aventuras por la ciudad, si quieres pasar un buen rato.
The Holdup
By Jeff Avila
Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Dark Elms Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Driving home from a job with five thousand dollars cash, hit woman Ginger Greene stops at a roadside diner for a quick bite. When two armed men show up, Ginger knows she must play it cool if she wants to get our alive. And with all her cash. But when one customer plays the hero, all hell breaks loose!
The Right-Hand Man
By Jeff Avila
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Dark Elms Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A powerful gangster’s right-hand man, Marcus does it all. Personal secretary. Business confidant. The man who cleans up the messes. And even those who make them. But when he makes the mistake, how will he clean up his own mess — one that threatens his bosses well-secured existence?
The Spartak Trigger
By Bryce Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,700. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Necro Publications. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In order to clear his name, disgraced cop-turned-grifter-turned-murder suspect Shane Bishop is coerced by a mysterious government agent into joining the espionage game. He eventually finds himself in Russia charged with infiltrating a radical neo-Bolshevik terrorist group and retrieving a microfilm they’ve obtained which contains a computer virus that has the power to destroy the world… wide web.
Murder in D-Minor
By Manuela Cardiga
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man with an ugly past is asked to do one last task to clear an old blood debt. But you can´t wash away blood with more blood; you can't bury the past, but it may just bury you...
Genetic Kiss (Tenebrous Chronicles)
By M.E. Purfield
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Trash Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Gray Delisle (Miki Radicci Series) has seen many strange things while working as a psychic for Elite and with Miki Radicci, but none more stranger than what his son Justin goes through at night. A bad man abuses Justin, but no one can see him. Except for Justin. In his dreams.
A Difficult Murder
By Paul Underwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Julia Underwood. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maxie Skerris had to die, but it wouldn’t be easy. A British hitman living in New York is given the task by a notorious criminal. The job, carried out during a boxing match in Madison Square Garden, is a success, but there are unexpected consequences, involving large sums of money, gems and a dubious millionaire, which will change lives forever.
Quinn and the Vanishing Bride
By L.H. Thomson
Series: Liam Quinn Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Book #4 of the Liam Quinn Mysteries... Quinn's history is catching up to him and someone's trying a big frame up; but Philly's favorite insurance investigator is tied up right now, helping a guy who may or may not be deranged to find a wife who may or may not exist. The family's its usual stubborn mess, Dad wants the Beast back and Nora? Well, at least something's going Quinn's way.
A Killing In The City
By John Holt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This is the fourth novel to feature private detective Tom Kendall
Pirate Cay
By P X Duke
Series: Twisted Sisters, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Retired Detective Jim Nash is headed for a long-awaited vacation in the Florida Keys when he checks his messages and discovers that an old flame needs his help. After a brief consult with the new woman in his life, Jim heads west to Panama Cay where he becomes embroiled in the rough seas and rocky shores of drugs, guns and money. Third in the Twisted Sisters series.
Quantum Mortis: Gravity Kills
By Vox Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,100. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Castalia House. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
When an alien ambassador is found dead in orbit while returning to his home planet in the company of mercenaries from Wardogs Incorporated, suspicions are naturally aroused. But when Chief Warrant Officer Graven Tower, MCID-XAR, arrives at the scene of the crime, another question is soon raised: are MCID's dynamic investigation methods compatible with thinly armored spaceship hulls?