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Black Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Florida-based ex-mercenary and private investigator Cord MacIntosh is hired to bodyguard the author of a book critical of Islam who has been asked to speak at a writing festival in Key West. Can Cord protect his client against some Muslim fanatics? When the bombs and bullets start flying he wonders if he can even save himself.
Sword
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,760. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“Sword” is the first book in the Cord MacIntosh private investigator mystery series. Cord MacIntosh is hired to find a stolen sword that once belonged to a Spanish conquistador. Soon, though, the bodies start to pile up and Cord finds that archaeologists are every bit as greedy and vicious as anyone else. Now he needs to find the sword, find out who the killer is, and keep himself alive too.
Melvin Marcus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
PRE-SEQUEL TO BANG STICK! This is the story of Melvin Marcus.From his tortuous upbringing to high school hero. Then forced to leave Iowa and head to California. He goes from field worker during the Great Depression to policeman to soldier. Melvin's childhood phycological problems are never far from his mind and uncontrolable urges run his life. BANG STICK picks up where this FREE novella le
Nine Millimeter Solution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,880. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dave Haggard, crime investigative reporter, returns in this his most devilish case of his career.
The Drummer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,450. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
THE DRUMMER by Anthony Neil Smith. “If you had any connection with—or nostalgia for—the ’80s heavy-metal rock scene, Anthony Neil Smith’s The Drummer should be right up your dark alley. Smith writes with force and clarity.” —Dick Adler, Chicago Tribune
A List to Die For
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,290. Language: British English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Urban
Jack Kreeger has one simple question, who kidnapped his son? Jack's rich. Very rich. But whoever has Tony isn't after money. They want an important notebook Jack wants answers and Tony back. So he calls on ex-cop Eddie Sutton. And Eddie is a man who does whatever it takes to get answers. Eddie's good. Eddie's tough. But is he good or tough enough to find the notebook and save Tony Kreeger's life?
Knuckledragger
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
KNUCKLEDRAGGER by Rusty Barnes. “A slick crime story that starts on Boston’s North Shore, and eventually leads us down the rabbit hole and through the looking glass…” —Matt Phillips.
The Good Con
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,800. Language: British English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She’s Queen of the dancefloor and would-be Queen of the con and she’s about to give London based PI David Good a right old run-around.
Susceptible
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Philadelphia Private Investigator Phil Allman explores the suspicious suicide of a man whose life uncomfortably mirrors his own, leading him to examine the value of his own existence.
Dead & Busy - Box Set: Episodes 1 - 4
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This Box Set contains Episodes 1 - 4 of the DEAD & BUSY series: #1 - Accidental Lazarus #2 - Phantom Lover #3 - Mice #4 - The Accountant "Dave Callaghan is not here to bring you profound, life-changing thoughts; only quick, unadulterated fun."
The Accountant - Dead & Busy Episode 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What can be more maddening for a businessman, than to have his trusted accountant disappear with all the bank access codes? Well, discovering that he has eloped with the ghost of a prostitute surely makes it worse. The need to walk into a ghostly brothel doesn't put Dave off. He even befriends one of the girls there and fun is had by all.
Mice - Dead & Busy Episode 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When white mice plague a short-tempered mobster, he hires Dave Callaghan to find out where they are coming from. The mobster wants to know why the mice wake him up in the middle of the night to recite "Mary had a little lamb" to him. Dave is used to dealing with ghosts of every description, but this time he is facing a complex conspiracy that involves the government and a lascivious ghost.
Phantom Lover - Dead & Busy Episode 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Why All These Deadies Keep Flocking Around Dave? "It was bad enough, I can assure you, finding a half-naked ectoplasm sitting at my desk, but she had to talk nonsense too . . . Dave Callaghan is used to having ghosts drop by uninvited at all hours. But this time he is in for a new experience, and you must get ready for a good laugh!
Accidental Lazarus - Dead & Busy Episode 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Being murdered is distressing. But the annoyance may be alleviated, at least a bit, if you can find out who murdered you and get even with him. To that end, you need the help of a paranormal detective like Dave Callaghan. Dave is not pleased to find a presumed dead mobster drinking scotch in his armchair. But the worse is yet to come, when Dave's girlfriend gets involved.
Once a Warrior: an Adem and Mustafa Novel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
ONCE A WARRIOR, an Adem and Mustafa Novel by Anthony Neil Smith. 2nd in series.
Velvet on a Tuesday Afternoon
Series: An Eddie Collins Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Carla Rizzoli and PI Eddie Collins were once cast on the same TV show. He has never forgotten her. Now Carla needs Eddie to find her missing brother, who warned her in a note to “watch her back.” Carla, now an exotic dancer, has a role in a B-movie, and Eddie is driven by more than a paycheck to protect her, no matter what the risks.
XXX Shamus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,700. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
XXX SHAMUS by Anthony Neil Smith writing as Red Hammond. “The most transgressive PI novel ever written. It’s also one of the best.” —Allan Guthrie
Psychosomatic
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
PSYCHOSOMATIC is the debut novel from Anthony Neil Smith and it is a noir nightmare that asks how much is too much in a relationship, and what is the cost of leaving?
All the Young Warriors: an Adem and Mustafa Novel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,330. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Winner of the 2012 Spinetingler Award for Best Novel: Rising Star! ALL THE YOUNG WARRIORS, an Adem and Mustafa novel by Anthony Neil Smith. 1st in series.
The Last Goodbye
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A routine traffic stop escalates into a mob vendetta, putting a good cop and his wife on the run. When he turns to his friend Vic Powers for help, everything hits the proverbial fan. Powers has already been kicked off the force for “brutality.” Now he’s got an excuse to demonstrate real brutality against some people who deserve it.