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Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
Rescue From Planet Pleasure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Felix Gomez, detective-vampire, jumps into an adventure too big for planet Earth! He’s got to rescue the hyper-sexual vampire Carmen Arellano from the clutches of ruthless warrior aliens who need her to regain their mojo before they die out.
Honeymoon Hotel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Determined to find out who’s behind the movement to drive local business owners off the beach, Dan Marlowe embarks on a hunt that leads him down a trail riddled with arson and violence. Just as he’s closing in on the truth a sinister figure appears. The more Dan investigates, the more he finds at stake, and every way he turns, he ends up back at the same dark, dangerous place—the Honeymoon Hotel.
The Secret Sharers
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Private Investigator Sam Dyke takes on a new client who asks for a straightforward job - he wants Dyke to follow him. But Dyke soon learns that this is a ruse to get him involved in a struggle between his client and the secret services of both Britain and the US, who are about to sign multi-million dollar contracts with a private security firm which has its own agenda ...
The Butterfly Tattoo (A Joe Collins Mystery)
Series: Joe Collins Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
As a cop, Joe Collins knew there were bad people out there -- serial killers -- monsters that needed to be caught … and eliminated. His vigilante brand of justice makes for exciting reading in this new mystery series that will etch itself into your imagination like a tattoo.
The Last Will and Testament of Ernie Politics
Price: Free! Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ernie Politics, a homeless conspiracy theorist, has been murdered. The LAPD is no help, so Ray Cobb vows to find out who killed his friend. His quest for vigilante justice pulls him deep into a dangerous Los Angeles underworld of homeless elite, filthy hustlers, and strange allies. Ray quickly learns that when you live on the streets, the only person you can trust is yourself.
Dirt: A Crime Novel
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Before body cams, cell phones, velcro, mobile data computers and night vision- cops still chased women and bad guys. They loved and hated. They passed judgement. They tried to do the right thing, but sometimes ended up doing the wrong thing. It's a job that is supposed to be black and white, but it's not. It eats you alive from the inside out. Police Noir at it's brutal, bloody best.
Shadow Language
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,990. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
After losing his family, Police Chief Joe Hilario quits his job and moves to an isolated cabin in the wilderness. Myra, an FBI contact, tegs him to help her on a serial murder case. Joe is obsessed with horrific visions of his dead wife and children and agrees to solve the case, determining in secret to become a victim himself. Joe solves the case, but the real nightmare is just getting started.
Courage Resurrected: A Ray Courage Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,570. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Email Messages apparently from his dead wife lead private investigator Ray Courage into the lair of a dangerous predator.
El perdón del inocente
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,470. Language: Spanish. Published: March 29, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Thriller policíaco y de misterio que se desarrolla en Madrid y alrededores. Asesinatos y corrupción policial.
In A Bind - California Corwin P.I. Mystery Series Book 2
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by David VanDyke. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a blackmailed drag queen walks into Cal Corwin's P. I. agency, she quickly throws herself into the investigation, but with each new clue she finds the case gets murkier, its web of lies more tangled. When murder rears its ugly head, it becomes clear more is at stake than money, and Cal must watch her own back even as she tries to find the culprit.
da nuts
Series: Harry Mickey Shorts Mysteries. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
da nuts, as seen through the eyes of Harry Mickey Shorts, street-smart private investigator, gives the reader a feel for what goes on in the world of internet and live poker, both upfront and behind the scenes. Elements of humor, suspense and surprise twist and turn throughout.
A.I. P.I.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A mash-up of sci-fi and detective fiction, A.I. P.I. examines a racist future where society has turned against a new silver-skinned minority: androids. But for some, they’re a necessity. When you’re in trouble and don’t want the police involved, who are you going to call? An Artificially Intelligent Private Investigator.
Chambers-Riggs Detective Stories (Shill for the Kill and Blood Runs Deep in the Gutter)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,230. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Chambers-Riggs Detective Stories is a bundle of two crime novels! So take a walk into the dark alleys of 1938 New York City! Follow Private Detective Jack Chambers and Elle Parker/Madison Riggs from the beginning. Watch as their cases take them into the murky depths of a gritty, corrupt and violent New York. Shill for the Kill and Blood Runs Deep in the Gutter included in the bundle!
Fatal Beauty
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ex-con Bart Hodgkins is abducting women at random in the windy city. A man without conscience; bold, high on drugs and alcohol, he is self-assured when he manipulates girls like Chelsea Rohrman into his web of evil and certain death.
Split to Splinters
Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
When Jim Honeycutt, a Hall of Famer who hurls 90 MPH fast balls in his 50s, finds that his 300th career win baseball is missing, he hires ex pro baseball player Eli Sharpe to investigate. A note points to Jim’s four lovely daughters. As Eli delves into the clan’s complicated family dynamics, he must also interview their boyfriends, their sexy mother, her best friend, and a washed-up journalist.
Ticket To Shadowland: From The Case Files Of Tom Hale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a beautiful but troubled woman appears at his office door in December 1941, San Francisco detective Tom Hale doesn’t believe her story. But when the woman is strangled within hours of hiring Hale, he plunges into a rat race of murder and espionage. Hassled by Naval Intelligence and the FBI, Hale must track down a shadowy killer who is always one step ahead—leaving corpses in his wake.
Deep Six
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Maryland lawyer, Stephanie Ann “Sam” McRae, is strapped for cash, when an old college friend asks her to help a citizens group fight a controversial development. Though loathe to take a zoning case, Sam is persuaded by the unusually high retainer, but the matter becomes personal when Sam finds Linda murdered. The search for Linda's murderer puts Sam's own life in danger.
After the Fact
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Investigator Jack Roberts has finely come to terms with the horrifying automobile accident that claimed his brother Samuel's life, only to learn two years later it was a cover-up for murder. Along with his partner Clare Kenneth, they discover a powerful senator for the state of Minnesota is behind the murder.
Sharon Wright: Butterfly
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2015 by Mandrill Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
No-one gives Sharon a chance. Except Sharon. In Sharon’s deprived childhood, Buggy was Top Cat—the one everyone went in fear of. Buggy ruled the roost and Buggy’s girlfriend could be the Number One female. So she married him. Of all the mistakes she could have made, that is the biggest. But mistakes don't have to be final