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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled

Stern Talbot, P.I.—The Early Years: The Case of the Missing Body
Series: Pulp. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
Some cases are better than others, not so rattling. Not so sleep-depriving. Not so insane. But the evidence in a brand new missing persons case echoes the evidence in a three year old cold case that ended with a missing body. Now it's time to figure things out and close them both. The twists and turns of this case test the imagination and strain the emotions.
Stern Talbot, P.I.—The Early Years: The Case of the Sliced-Up Secretary
Series: Pulp. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Long before he went into private practice as a P.I., Stern Talbot was a detective for the LAPD. Some cases are better than others, not so rattling. Not so sleep-depriving. Not so insane. But when a vibrant young woman is hacked to death, who knew there could be secrets far more gut wrenching? The twists and turns of this case test the imagination and strain the emotions.
Stern Talbot, PI: The Case of the Troubled Actress
Series: Pulp. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What do a retired mob boss, a deposed city mayor, a city attorney and an up-and-coming movie star have in common? Maybe nothing at all. At least Stern Richards hopes so as he sets out to discover who's trying to kill him. And why. Toss into the mix Stern's secretary, a made man and other assorted bad guys, and you have a volatile mixture in a roller coaster ride of a mystery.
Loose Ends
Series: Pulp. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What deep personal fantasy can sustain an unrequited love for forty years? How can a jilted lover watch and learn and plot and plan, yet miss the most valuable lesson of all? Come along on this tension-filled journey of intrigue, suspense and atonement with city police detective Del Samuels and PI Stern Richards. Help unravel the truth and discover the one glaring, major lesson buried deep within
The Unfortunate Case of His Mother's Virginity
Series: Pulp. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,210. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
You wake up after a long nap. You reach over to see whether your partner's awake, and discover she's dead. Of a cut throat. In your bed. You didn't do it. But who did? How did they do it without waking you? And when? And why? Stern Richards, PI, has to find out. Or go to prison.
The Platinum Blond Perturbance
Series: Pulp. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
She's platinum blond, wealthy and incredibly beautiful. She's a major socialite who makes all the rounds. From swinging with the club scene to owning a seat on the board of directors for every do-gooder organization in town. Well, she did have it all. Then the call comes over the radio. Trixie Burton is dead, and Detective Lou Galecki is determined to find out why.
The Pyramid Killer
Series: Pulp. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by StoneThread Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A killer is moving through the city in darkness. He's raping and murdering women, and leaving nothing in his wake but a tell-tale calling card: a pyramid. Come along in this fast-paced mystery as Detective Lou Galecki and his partner, Detective Joe Balducci, look to set things right.
Archaeopteryx
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,570. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
John Stick, zoo keeper and giant, just wants to sit alone in a dark room with his pet tarantula. However, when ten thousand birds fall dead from the New Mexican sky, the woman he loves, an ornithologist with severe facial deformity, begs him to decipher the cause. He grudgingly agrees, a decision that plunges him into a tangle of weirdness as old as the American Southwest.
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 Box Set: Come What May, Fair Is Foul and Foul Is Fair, Cold Comfort
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 290,970. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
If You Love Harry Bosch, Robert B. Parker's Spenser, Philip Marlowe, Jack Reacher—it's time you met LA private eye, Ben Malone. He's a street-wise, smart-mouthed tough guy, but with a heart of gold. Three complete novels, and over 900 pages of lightening-paced thrills, suspense, and action. 3 complete crime fiction mystery/thrillers 1 Come What May 2 Fair Is Foul and Foul Is Fair 3 Cold
The Shadows of Empty Men (Adam Park Thriller Book 3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Adam Park is retained to confirm the accuracy of a young heiress’s family tree, it sounds like the simple case he needs to break the monotony of life on an Aegean island. But it soon becomes clear that others wish to stake a claim to the girl’s fortune, and something as inconvenient as a private investigator will not stand in their way.
Silent Escapes Volume 3: Under Watchful Eyes
Series: Silent Escapes. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018 by Golden Ivy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Freak, that word followed me with a sticky edge since grade school. Though it occurred to me many times that people love use it when they themselves don't really know what normal is. When you don't clearly understand something you should it makes you feel better to criticize it in someone else.
Martini 3
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,810. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Frank Martini takes the lead on the District attorneys serial killers task force. He competes with the Seattle Police Department in order to find the person or persons responsible for the murders of five young women. Frank finds himself at a dead end, and hires a criminal profiler to lend a hand.
Martini 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,930. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Child, truck, doll written in blood were the only clues Frank Martini, a retired Seattle homicide detective and now successful PI, had to go on. How was he to make sense of a jogger’s murder and the kidnapping of a 3-year-old girl? Frank would soon learn the little girl was his niece, Holly.
Suburban Dick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2018 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When private eye/deadbeat dad Gus Harris catches a new case, he hopes it will not only save his failing PI agency, but also his family…in SUBURBAN DICK, a Gus Harris crime novel by CS DeWildt.
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.
Silent Escapes Volume 2: Jezebel Killer
Series: Silent Escapes. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 14,140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018 by Golden Ivy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A new Serial killer appears out of the blue, making the every living soul tremble like never before. It's not the gruesome manner of killing his victims that frightens even the police. It's the horrific, brazen way this killer declares a vendetta against the Miami PD that has everybody panicking.
Among The Dirt and Bones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,640. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this "Bully For You" sequel, Detective Reggie Harper and his daughter Elizabeth set out to solve the murder of an old family friend named Robyn Ackerman while an ominous shadow is cast upon Seattle in the form of a series of bizarre, brutal killings. Is Robyn's death connected to these killings, or just another random, unfair death in a random, unfair world?
Silencio. A corazón abierto.
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 48,380. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sórdido, mujeriego, egoísta y pendenciero. Y eso que es el bueno. En su nueva novela, Jonathan Silencio recibe una extraña llamada de socorro. Temiendo una trampa, pero tentado por la posible recompensa, el detective de lo paranormal se enfrentará a un caso en que los humanos serán los más peligrosos monstruos y también la única ayuda posible. Esta vez, saber la verdad le
Dangerous Reach
Series: Forbidden, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,180. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2018 by Words and Passion Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Amelia’s “no fear” approach puts her in deadly peril. Is the chance for a meaningful life worth the risk of devastating consequences? A modern duchess in a loveless marriage trades her salacious London lifestyle for the glamour of the Hollywood red carpet when she agrees to visit famed movie producer, Trenton Lowe. What starts as a carefree sojourn in Malibu turns ugly as evil intent.