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Beyond the Trees
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A stolen relic investigation turns into a search for redemption for Jessup T. Biggs. The journey takes him deep within a Louisiana swamp where a gone-mad holy man has set himself up as a king.
Deadly Patterns
Series: Deadly Duo, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,040. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This is the third book in the DP series. Detectives John Hoffman, Bill Jenkins, and Frank Alvarez face new challenges, a trio of golfer’s lying dead on the third tee of a local golf course, tunnels that appear from seemingly nowhere and run underground revealing yet another body and, in the Tucson foothills, a kidnapping and an explosion leaving behind a gruesome scene.
Blixsem
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 111,390. Language: Afrikaans. Published: July 6, 2016 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Plaasmoorde is baie meer kompleks as wat mense dink. Een man wat tot die waarheid kan deurdring is Blixsem.
David's Case
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 81,650. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Francis Connor is hired to find a missing young man, David. Heir to millions David grew up in a mental institution. there because at the age of ten he shot and killed his father. The trail takes Francis through scenes of violence and even romance. Francis is an unusual detective, an oddball with issues of his own. It is a tale of greed, of guilt and redemption
Pulp Adventures #21: Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Quarantine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
This issue of Pulp Adventures features two thrillers starring Sherlock Holmes: "The Red-Headed League" by Arthur Conan Doyle, and a New Pulp yarn "Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Quarantine" by Adam Beau McFarlane. Perhaps science fiction is the answer for illegal immigration in "Highway J" by Charles Eric Maine. Stories run the gamut from mystery, horror, science fiction, to railroading fiction.
The White Russian Caper. A Damien Dickens Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Includes bonus material! Damien and Millie join forces to solve the mystery behind the murder of Miss America.
Bet Your Own Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,720. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
20 hard-hitting tales of war, lust, revenge, hate and madness -- spanning fantasy, mystery, horror and science fiction. Inside this volume, ordinary men and women in extraordinary circumstances are forced to make life's hardest choices. With appearances by private eye Jack Hagee and supernatural detective Teddy London. This anthology also includes a "Rick Rambler / Time Patrol" mystery.
Frankly Speaking - A Frank Rozzani Detective Novel (#1)
Price: Free! Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
A 16 year old girl has disappeared. The police believe she is a runaway. Her parents believe she has been taken and is being held against her will. When the parents enlist the services of Frank Rozzani, a former police officer turned private detective, a series of events begins to unfold that implicates a popular local pastor and the religious stronghold of the ultra-conservative community.
The Banshees of Basoolah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jaf Daskal returns, scheming and scampering with his friend Wanliet. Nemesis Basoolah is hot on their trail, so they find refuge, employed by another underworld chief -- Blues Shareed. Their job? To learn what's going on with the Shareed girls, one of whom has disappeared. The trail leads them to scenes and actions they never dreamed of, and a future even more perilous. 2nd in Jaf Daskal series.
The Golden Dragon
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Opera star Largo Banzini is killed by a dart from a blowgun at the end of Act One of The Golden Dragon. It’s an impossible crime, and Inspector Gilles Maintenon, who lost his wife Ann only a short time ago, has been a bit off lately. This is the seventh volume in The Inspector Gilles Maintenon Mystery Series.
The Arcology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,120. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the corporate-dominated future, it's hard to get by on your own, but Lance Canela is determined to live up to his hardboiled heroes from a century past. That is, until he's dragged into the colliding worlds of the ultra-rich atop the Arcology and the exploited poor at its base, where Lance must face the realities of a rough-and-tumble life... or a missing girl may be lost forever.
The Green Pearl Caper. A Damien Dickens Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,500. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A tobacco heiress is found murdered on the Atlantic City beach, and Private Investigator Damien Dickens must find her killer and rescue her son and heir. The Green Pearl Caper, set in 1979, is the first in a series of detective mysteries featuring Damien Dickens and his side-kick, Millie.
Sunny Side Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,030. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » General
Returning to his home in Phoenix, Jack Earl must come to terms with the explosive man that war and violent behavior has embedded in him. While rekindling a relationship with his college girl friend, he must decide if he can ever lead a normal life. With his emotions raw after being dumped in the desert to die, Jack begins untangling a series of seemingly unrelated events.
Detective Agency: Jake Hancock Private Investigator series Book Three
Series: Jake Hancock Private Investigator. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,300. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Private Investigator Jake Hancock's sent on a gig that could make him expendable.
Deadly as Angels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A wealthy financial tycoon want to find the murderer of his 20-year-old daughter. Jessica Horowitz, is a former cop with a strong moral compass. Matt Redman, tough, smart-mouthed African-American vet, is a computer security expert. Their repartee thinly masks the considerable sexual tension between them. Action. Suspense. Heat in the midst of a frigid New York winter. And fun; lots of fun.
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.
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.
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.

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