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Scavengers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,970. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Kent Baker’s best friend’s grandmother is found dead in a pig sty. She fell, hit her head and, while unconscious, the pigs finished her off, or so say the local law enforcement authorities. But his friend receives a phone call where an anonymous voice insinuates the death was not an accident so he asks Kent, an ex-DEA agent, to check things out and help him find a measure of closure.
Dame Money (Lucien Caye New Orleans Private Eye Series Book 4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The cases come quickly to New Orleans Private Eye Lucien Caye. 1. Catch a cat burglar too slick for the police to catch. 2. Look into the case of a dipso business man accused of murder. 3. Help a teary-eyed woman solve the murder of her uncle. 4. Take a pro-bono case of vandals terrorizing a nearby neighborhood. All this while juggling a home life that includes raising an 8-year old daughter...
The Last Redhead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2018 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sometimes you do it for the money. Sometimes you do it for the thrill. But usually, you do it for the girl. What is “hardboiled” fiction? The girl you gave a ride to, without mentioning it to your wife … The “sure thing” at the race track … The payroll money “no one” will miss … John L. French demonstrates “hardboiled” in 22 stories. Read them before you inevitably throw caution to the wind …
Jack the Keeper
Price: Free! Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Earthquake? PI Charlie Hampton and sidekick, Willy Chan, are on the trail again after three rival Triad gangs unite to eliminate a fourth. As bodies pile up like cordwood, crooked Jack becomes the keeper of a hostage, a crime boss who happens to be a vicious old lady known for kicking and biting. It’s an earthquake, alright, just not the geological kind.
Malone Mystery Novels Two Book Set No. 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 193,920. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ben Malone is a modern-day Los Angeles private eye in the mold of Chinatown's Jake Gittes and Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe, a street-wise, smart-mouthed tough guy with a heart of gold.Two Book Set No. 1 consists of the first two books in the series, "Come What May" and "Fair Is Foul, and Foul Is Fair." These two novels have an average reader review rating of 4.8 and 4.2 stars, respectively.
Plot Twist
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Two men are given the job of remodeling the former home of mystery writer Raymond Chandler. Rumors of buried money change their focus to finding it, though neither intend to share what's found. As one suspects his girl of sleeping with the other, he plots to not only get the treasure but to get rid of the competition at the same time.
Mare's Nest
Series: T. J. O'Sullivan Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From the author of the Malone Mystery series comes a smart, sassy, sexy new P.I., T. J. O'Sullivan. Hailing originally from New Zealand, T. J. has the accent and the attitude to go with it. For her first case, T. J. visits sunny Hawaii to locate a missing person. The case turns out to be anything but routine.
The Killer Inside Part Two (A Mystery with a Thrilling Twist)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
My husband was found murdered in the creak near our house. The killer is still on the loose. There's only one suspect: me.
The Killer Inside Part One (A Mystery Story with a Thrilling Twist)
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
My husband was found dead in the creak near our house. The killer is still on the loose. And there's only one suspect: me.
The Blue Barrel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,570. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Tom Conard works for the EPA in Western North Carolina. When he helps a man take a 55 gallon blue barrel off his truck to place it in a storage unit, something doesn't seem right. He's afraid the man is trying to dispose of some illegal substance. He has no idea how his life is about to change.
Possibly Jack Again
Price: Free! Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Mayhem and madness continue as PI Charlie Hampton travels to Santa Ana looking for a boy who may have gone off in search of his biological dad, a drug lord. Again embroiled in the Triad wars, Charlie uncovers a human trafficking ring and more. And what about those bodies in the well? Has ‘shady’ Jack disappeared again too? Damn Jack. It isn’t always about him. Or is it?
Dangerous Leads
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In a city filled with lies corruption and murder, mayhem spreads like wildfire; especially if you can’t keep your mouth shut.
A Hard Life
Series: Blood Flows South. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
George Denton was a good kid, young, enthusiastic and full of life. All he wanted was a mother who loved him and treated him right; instead, he got Holly.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Manhunt
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Harry Lee volunteered to go undercover for the first time, he thinks that it is going to be the easiest assignment of his life. But four days in, his mind is changed somewhat, especially when he is discovered by Derek Long. Siren and Fred must fight to survive and rescue Harry before time runs for all of them.
Cloudy Ink, Issue One: An Unkind of Weird
Series: Cloudy Ink. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
CLOUDY INK, Issue One: An Unkind of Weird SMOLDER, Chapter One: "Fickle Phantasms" Included!
Южный ветер
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,530. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2018 by FOUR QUARTES. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
На пляже возле отеля найдено тело молодой девушки. Это убийство? Или безрассудное решение расстаться с жизнью? Полковник Виноградов, находясь в отпуске в Румынии, откладывает отдых и начинает расследование…
A Good Bunch of Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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~ Second Edition ~ Homicide Detective Richard "Dickie" Jones is all business. A dedicated professional and a tightly wound workaholic, he's haunted by the ghosts of unsolved cases. He can't see that his marriage is falling apart before his eyes, until the day he comes home to find a strange woman in his house.
The Song of Geneva Chance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,820. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Paul Storey likes the idea of being a private detective, especially when his first case is to find two missing guitars belonging to a pop group who were big fifteen years ago. But he quickly learns the case isn’t really about a petty theft. Soon there’s a murder, and a connection to large-scale drug smuggling, and to a pair of Albanian crooks who are looking to expand their business ...
The Consequence of War
You set the price! Words: 99,750. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It’s been two years since Elijah McCoy got home from the war in Afghanistan, but he hasn’t been at peace. Living in a hidden apartment in the back of a friend’s warehouse, Elijah works as a union stevedore on the Oakland, California, docks by day while plying a second, secret trade at night. The dock foreman calls him an “executioner,” though Elijah prefers the term “redeemer.”
Sins of the Father: A Cate Harlow Private Investigation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,650. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Investigator Cate Harlow finds herself involved in two cases that seemingly have nothing to do with each other; she soon discovers they may be bizarrely connected. While working the cold case of a boy who went missing ten years ago, she receives an early morning call from her ex-husband, a homicide detective, informing her about a recent murder; the horribly mutilated body of a priest!

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