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Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Medusa
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The prequel to Beginnings, this short book contains the notes on the police investigation into the Raven Siren's father - Arthur Mace. The book contains reports on Siren's mother, father and sister; all compiled by Frederick J. Barlow before he became a detective, and before he had even come across Siren.
It's the Little Things You Miss
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Raymond Jaye figured fourteen years as a cop prepared him for anything he could encounter as a private eye. He was wrong.
Murder by the Light of the Moon: The Midnight Massacres
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This is the continuation of the FBI Serial Killer expert Agent Margaret Crawford. A horrific murder of a group of High Society people attending a charity Gala throws her into the mist of a brutal and apparently senseless killing spree. The introduction of a nosy reporter turned novelist adds to her frustrations. Join us as we pursue the brutal and wild set of homicides.
The Fury of Blacky Jaguar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,970. Language: American English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Fury of Blacky Jaguar by Angel Luis Colón. “I want a Black Jaguar TV series. And an action figure. And a lunchbox. And Blacky-branded brass knuckles. Until that day, I’ll settle for this razor-sharp, rattling buzzsaw of a novella.” —Rob Hart.
Knuckleball
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,990. Language: American English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
KNUCKLEBALL, a crime novella by Tom Pitts. “A gut-punch of a story written at a blistering pace by a master of street noir.” —Mike McCrary
Cerise Noire
Series: The Sydney Quartet, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Six months after his partner was murdered, Rick Stone returns to Sydney trying to pull his life back together. While he was away, two more women were murdered, each seemingly unrelated to the others. When a third woman is murdered in the same way, and Rick gets caught up in the investigation, he becomes obsessed with finding a link between the murders.
Hunter in the Darkness
Series: Jack Slade. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a professor is murdered, the mummy of a black magician from the jungles of Central America—and the scroll containing the incantation to call the spirit back to the body—are stolen. When Jack Slade rescues the professor’s beautiful granddaughter from a similar fate, he must race to prevent unspeakable evil from being unleashed upon the world
Fair Is Foul and Foul Is Fair
Series: Malone Mystery Novels. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,630. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A drop-dead gorgeous blonde socialite, with a penchant for seduction and with secrets to keep, pays a visit to LA private eye and ex-L.A.P.D. detective Ben Malone. A maverick, Malone is known for playing it fast and loose with the rules and for having a weakness for beautiful, sultry women. Murder and a ruthless mobster get thrown into the mix for good measure. What could possibly go wrong?
The Case of Pilgrim Hugh: Five Strange Detective Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dean Wesley Smith, famous for being one of the most prolific and wide-ranging authors working today, draws on his library of strange detective stories to produce this collection of short stories featuring Pilgrim Hugh, one of the weirdest detectives in modern fiction.
She Murdered Me with Science
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,350. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Alternative history
It’s 1953 and scientist-turned P.I. Noel Glass is tortured with the guilt of an early experiment gone awry. When a rich recluse offers proof that the accident was a set-up, Glass swears to clear his name. However, a clandestine organization is trying to conquer the world using his “failed” invention, but Glass stands in their way. Who can he trust when everyone has secrets?
The Gate That Cried Blood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Murder and intrigue in the world of Private Maritime Security with modern Pirates, mixed with revenge.
Murder Mayhem & Madness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Murder Mayhem & Madness is about a pair of crazy, not crazy, absolutely mad, detectives who cause pandemonium when let loose on an unsuspecting world. It's Christmas day and Detective Chief Superintendent Bigfoot wakes up in bed next to a beautiful woman who just happens to be dead. Bigfoot is in bed with a corps, what will he do? A comic whodunit to end all comic whodunits.
Hard Landing
Price: Free! Words: 55,040. Language: Australian English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Second book in the Gary Maddox Series: Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox is asked to find a missing accountant. He doesn't expect any trouble. After all, the guy is just an bean counter. But he's dead wrong. Powerful men have dispatched a posse of thugs to kill the ledger looker. Gary is soon counting bodies and trying not to become a ugly statistic.
The Last Hustle
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 41,790. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Danny is a hustler, a con man, been one most of his life and done quite well at it. One day he gets a call from an old flame who tells him of a potential score, a very large one, one they could retire on together Things do not go as planned, the ending is tragic. Finally Danny gets to play the big con, his last hustle. It is a tale of thievery and obsession, of revenge and perhaps even love.
The Place of Refuge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,190. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE PLACE OF REFUGE by Albert Tucher. “Just when I thought there was nothing original to be done in a serial killer novel, Albert Tucher came up with The Place of Refuge to prove me wrong.” —Reed Farrel Coleman.
Unnatural Acts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,290. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I. has to stand against a ruthless senator trying to deny rights to all unnaturals, while investigating arson from a ghostly Shakespeare company, death threats against a mummified madame, and a bank robber who can walk through walls. Just another day, and night, in the Unnatural Quarter.
Shakespeare on the Roof
Price: Free! Words: 39,580. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Shakespeare on the Roof is the first of the famous Jack Hamma action adventure novels. With satire and wry humour our indomitable hero struggles through the red tape and endemic cock-ups of a top secret, military operation. Full of action, but sugar coated with Jacks signature throw away lines, the book is a hard to put down, thunderingly good read.
Buscafusco: Women & Children
Series: Buscafusco. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Nizza Monferrato, cuddled in the wine hills of Northern Italy, is not a place for crime and violence. But if you are in trouble, you can try and call Buscafusco: he’s one of the good guys. Women & Children is the first Buscafusco novelette, and it introduces the characters and places of the series.
The Wolves Of Williamson County
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,570. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
An independent journalist retraces the killer's steps to find that sometimes there is more than madmen and murderers to fear by the light of the full moon. Horror and mystery collide in THE WOLVES OF WILLIAMSON COUNTY by Robert Crow. From Pro Se Productions
Monday's Child Homicide: Life with Nick, Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
You fell in love with homicide detective Nick Christianson in the Gotcha Detective Agency mysteries. Now you get to see his story, from his point of view. Monday's Child is a crime novella set in San Francisco, California. SFPD patrol officer, Nick Christianson, is the first on the scene of a dead boy found in an alley. When the homicide cops don't have time to find the killer of a "street kid,"