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Never Safe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In book 2 of the Stryker Series, A team of politicians backed by Chicago's most powerful crime family, set out to steal millions from the taxpayers. When sexy Sara O'Shea, Stryker's deadly firebrand assistant, starts nosing into their affairs, the order goes out: Kill Stryker! When Stryker is ambushed, it sets off a cross country adventure filled with death, violence, sex, and intrigue.
Black And Blue (Quentin Black Mystery #5)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,400. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Black wakes up in a nightmare he couldn’t have foreseen, with no way out and no idea how he got there. Robbed of his psychic sight, he can’t even call to Miri for help, or use his abilities to figure out where he is, who took him, or what they want from him. Little does he know, he’s the first strike in a war with an alien race so powerful they could wipe out his entire species.
Shattered Spirits
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,040. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
If it weren’t for bad luck, Jeff Resnick would have no luck at all! While riding his new racing bike, Jeff is hit by an SUV, an accident which has a cascade effect on his life.But it’s soon apparent that his so-called random accident is anything but, and the murder of a close friend has a hobbled Jeff on the run. Can he discover who’s out to destroy his life—and threaten those he loves most?
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.
The Great Unravelling: A Vincent Calvino Crime trilogy (Vincent Calvino Crime Novels Book 16)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 327,130. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Great Unravelling Trilogy, as this Calvino trilogy may be called, is about the desperation and hope of individuals seeking freedom who find themselves perilously constrained in Southeast Asia, where human rights and liberty are negatively geared by big men in power. It is safe to say that never before in the history of private detective fiction has there been the weight of discourse and...
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
Eddie Naku Maui Mysteries Bundle: Dead in Pukalani\Dead in Kihei
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Eddie Naku Maui Mysteries Bundle by bestselling crime writer R. Barri Flowers contains the first two complete novels in the Eddie Naku Maui Mystery series, Dead in Pukalani and Dead in Kihei, as well as the complete short story thriller, Target of a Killer, and excerpts of other titles by the author.
Murder on the Island
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this, the fifth novel in the Dan Marlowe series, Dan is asked to look into the disappearance of a young Hampton Beach waitress. But when the girl’s body is found buried in the dunes—on the Island section of the beach only yards from Dan’s cottage—he finds himself the prime suspect in her murder. To clear himself, Dan must uncover the real culprit from among a cast of unsavory characters.
A Song For Desmond
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,020. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The second in the Steve Cannon Detective series, "A Song For Desmond, is a fast paced thriller that pays homage to the working professional musician in 1960's Las Vegas.
Willy Whale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
How do you solve a mystery when you can’t trust your own sanity? Funny, hardbitten, and very moving, "Willy Whale" is a modern day Raymond Chandler detective novel, spiced with a dash of "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas", and accompanied by a chaser of "Doctor Faustus". It is a startlingly original renewal of a stale, almost worn-out genre. You'll never guess the end of this mind-bending mystery!
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.
Dreamer's Dozen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The author of "The Comic Book Killer" offers up twelve tales of mystery, science fantasy and horror. "Uncle Elmer," a story of two sisters remembering their war veteran father, evokes memories of the Saturday Evening Post, while some stories are affectionate homages to Edgar Rice Burroughs, H.P. Lovecraft and Rex Stout.
Fat Chance Goes Hollywood
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Francis “Fat” Chance is head of a successful law firm. While Fat fumbles with his own crumbling marriage and a mysterious someone who is threatening his life, he seeks solace by having an affair with a luscious film star . . . the same one he finds himself accused of murdering.
Smith's Monthly #29
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Over seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this twenty-ninth monthly volume the full novel Dead Hand: A Cold Poker Gang Mystery, plus four short stories, and a serialized novel, Laying the Music to Rest.
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.
Switching Sides
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Flat Sole Studio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
While searching for a wayward music student, PI Wendy Winkworth is assaulted by a savage police sergeant. Escaping bruised and battered, she seeks refuge with two low-life teens who seem headed for tragedy. With the vengeful cop in hot pursuit, Wendy is about to learn what truth and justice really mean.
Bubbles, Roses, and Rump
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,050. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Flat Sole Studio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Wendy Winkworth visits her hometown and is hired by a local teacher to find out if his ex-con mother is going to show up and ruin his chances of marrying the love of his life, who is also the richest girl in town. Meanwhile, the sheriff is trailing Wendy, either because he likes her or because he wants to stop her from looking too closely at what’s really going on in town.
The Jaded Jezebel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,930. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Tara Maya. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Jessica Chamberlain has a problem. She's high on drugs and has blood all over her. The murder weapon has her prints and she's got gunshot residue on her hand. It's pretty clear to the Boulder Police what happened. When the Boulder Police arrest her for murder, her father, Commander Bob Chamberlain, is desperate. Desperate enough to ask MacFarland to find the real killer.

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