Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled

Decker P.I. KillShot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,630. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sam Decker puts it on the line to clear the name of a friend who was murdered and is being framed for running drugs....
Decker P.I. Scorpion Cay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Florida Keys are another world. Bikinis and boat drinks, laid back life and attitude. They have a darker side as well, haven for smugglers, conduits for illegal money, illegal immigrants. When Attorney Russell Cosgrove is murdered on his patio, most are willing to chalk it up to an unhappy client with a grudge, or a jealous girlfriend.
Mr. Mayhem
Series: A Brinker Novel. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: American English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A disgraced journalist teams with a doctor to euthanize terminally ill patients, but will the assassin they hire target them?
Smith's Monthly #24
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Over sixty-five thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this twenty-fourth monthly volume the full novel Bad Beat: A Cold Poker Gang Novel, plus four short stories, and an ongoing serial novel.
Sharp Force Trauma
Price: Free! Words: 47,810. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Think Hammett. Think Chandler. Think husband and wife attorneys and an unfolding mystery that will captivate any reader. The weird humor and loopy realism of SHARP FORCE TRAUMA go together like scotch and soda.
The Price You Pay Is Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When Jimmy Prince--excessively stubborn gumshoe and maker of terrible life choices--stumbles on the corpse of Spindle City’s darling actress and heiress Sarah “Snow” White, he and street-savvy sidekick Jack are once again on a case that threatens to expose ugly truths from Spindle’s dark underbelly.
End of the Road
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Abandoned in a frozen wasteland he expects his next job will be as a stiff. It has to happen someday given his line of work. Mob executioners have a limited shelf life. But he’d made a fatal mistake. He slept with the boss’s girl. Now he had a price on his head and he had to run or he’d be ugly ass tortured before a premature death. But he may have a way out at the end of the road.
Arsenic and Old Lace
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 6. Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.00 from 1 review)
Mary Bell and her husband Henry lived in a cottage nestled in the woods during the late 1800’s. They were a very happy couple until the day they lost their only child Mabel to tuberculosis. It really hit them both hard which turned their whole world upside down. Henry started drinking pretty heavily and paying less attention to his wife’s needs.
John Logan: Into the Magic Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When a beautiful exotic dancer in danger turns to John Logan—former black-ops soldier turned Florida P.I.—he is all too willing to help. But she’s scared and before she can meet with Logan to explain her problem, she’s dead. Who was Danni and who wanted her dead? Logan’s digging will take him into the seedier side of Coral Bay and could put him at odds with one of his dearest friends.
INTIMATIONS OF IMMORTALITY (Cold Case: Commander Adam S. Appel)
Price: Free! Words: 15,690. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a Special Investigation Unit reopens the cold case of an eccentric but brilliant space explorer, mysteriously lost 10 years earlier on a top secret mission in deep space to survey post-Earth sites for colonization, readers are selected as designated investigators and directed to serve the investigation unconditionally by posting their input at a dedicated web site to solve the case.
Black Eye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Phil Black is a veteran who has left the Marine Corps and the Pacific battlefields behind expecting to find some peace and quiet back home now the war is over. Trouble comes knocking on his door when a beautiful neighbor appears with a lost husband to find. Things get a lot more complicated for Phil after that.
Vendetta
Series: Jim Nash Adventures, #9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nash turns himself into an insurance investigator tasked with discovering whether the death of a former drug dealer is cause for concern regarding a life insurance payout. The policy can’t be paid until Nash has finished his investigation into the old man’s life. Along the way, Jim somehow manages to fall in love with the personable beneficiary. Secrets and lies conspire against Jim until the end.
The Cowboy Detective: A Matter of Terror
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,340. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A crazed Nazi doctor is loose in Chicago, out to finish his uncompleted experiments in his own private death camp of horrors. But Detective Glenn Stroud is on the case. Efficient, dangerous, and committed, Stroud searches the rough underbelly of the city with a gun, his partner E Dent, and a souped-up Pontiac. He must end this torturing psychopath… or lose everyone dear to him.
John Logan: Hindsight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Five years ago, Janine Tolley died of what the cops said was a drug overdose. Her daughter doesn’t believe it. Maddie is 14, homeless, and in danger. In the twisted tale and race for the truth that follow, John Logan finds himself at odds with the detectives who speak for the dead, as well as the man who leads them. All while trying to keep an orphaned girl alive.
The Case of the Little Bloody Slipper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jimmy Prince is a private detective with a tendency to make bad decisions, take on hopeless cases, and ask too many questions. In Spindle City, all kinds of tales get told… for a price. Asking the wrong question is a guaranteed one-way ticket to the long and silent ever after. Taking on this new case might just be Jimmy Prince’s biggest mistake yet.
The Killing Green
Series: Max Slade Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
New Yorker Max Slade may have made his fortune as a venture capitalist, but when a dead body shows up at Delmar County Club, he has an opportunity to make a name for himself in a new capacity: private investigator.
Rats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nic hunts rats. The kind of rats no one else can find. But while hunting his latest target, he finds more than he bargains for. And these rats might prove the sneakiest vermin Nic has hunted yet. This engrossing detective tale by USA Today bestselling author Kristine Kathryn Rusch offers a rats-eye view of New York City’s unique pest problem.
Sherlock Holmes: Nunca Jamás
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: Spanish. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tras su éxito de ventas en papel, y antes de que aparezca la versión en cómic, llega al formato digital el spin-off de "Sherlock Holmes: El hombre que no existía" de Lem Ryan, que une en un weird noir de ambiente tenebroso a los personajes más carismáticos del pulp de la década de los treinta.
Pulp Adventures #19: The Daughter of Huang Chow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A quarterly romp across the landscape of pulp fiction ... “The Daughter of Huang Chow” by Sax Rohmer, a classic thriller by the creator of Fu Manchu, and stories featuring detectives, sailors, and WWI spies! A special story, "Treason for Glory" by Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, co-founder of DC Comics!
Knight and Dex
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,640. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In a world of superheroes and super-villains, life is complicated for Detective Rick O’Shea as he tries to uncover the Dex Territory mastermind before genetically enhanced super-zombies take over the city.