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The Implications
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a body with mob ties washes up on the beach in a quiet rural town, the marshal has his hands full plus some. The coroner's new assistant being a dead ringer for the marshal's deceased wife only adds to the complications.
Stern Talbot, P.I.—The Early Years: The Case of the Missing Body
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. 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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. 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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. 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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. 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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by FrostProof808. 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
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.
Blood on Blood
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
BLOOD ON BLOOD by Frank Zafiro and Jim Wilsky. 1st in the Ania Series. “So hard-boiled I’m still sweating from the steam! A hell of a good story told by a pair of aces, guaranteed to jump-start your heart from the very first word. Add this to your reading list for sure!” —Shane Gericke
Albatross
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,680. Language: American English. Published: April 21, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
ALBATROSS, a Richard Dean Buckner Mystery by Ryan Sayles. 3rd in series. “Albatross is not only a ride I recommend, but one I admire. A fine addition to RDB series.” —Beau Johnson
Plot Twist
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Two men are given the job of remodeling the former home of mystery writer Raymond Chandler. Rumors of buried money change their focus to finding it, though neither intend to share what's found. As one suspects his girl of sleeping with the other, he plots to not only get the treasure but to get rid of the competition at the same time.
Looking in the Devil's Eyes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,620. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A Detective Jack Ravelle mystery crime thriller putting Jack's life on the line in his latest action thriller.
Mare's Nest
Series: T. J. O'Sullivan Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From the author of the Malone Mystery series comes a smart, sassy, sexy new P.I., T. J. O'Sullivan. Hailing originally from New Zealand, T. J. has the accent and the attitude to go with it. For her first case, T. J. visits sunny Hawaii to locate a missing person. The case turns out to be anything but routine.