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Deadline
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
For investigative reporter Mike Battan, his last assignment for The Daily Metropolitan turned personal when his editor, Hammer Clancy, is shot dead minutes after Battan left the office. Battan now finds himself strapped with a deadline of seven days to find and interview Walter Weiss. A cold trail heats up as leads supplied by questionable street sources and crooked ex-cops lure Battan into the u
Shootout with the Twin Killers
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This is the concluding story of Agent Margaret Crawford and her pursuit of the Twin Killer. Once again he has struck after a break of five years. This time his choice of victims is slightly different. Can she and her husband solve the twisted path of clues to the identity of this slayer of innocents?
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Siren's Call
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nicolette Mace is a girl that just doesn't fit in. After her mother's death when she could barely walk, Nicolette found all that she had left in the world was her father, Arthur, and her sister, Louise. Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet & live the only way she knows how.
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: A Shot in the Dark
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
With no family left, Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren has to make a name for herself as a private investigator things aren't quite as simple as she would want them to be. When Simon McGregor comes to her door for help, Siren is plunged into a case that will bring her more pain than she imagined and uncover secrets that would have best stayed hidden.
The Return of the Twin Killer
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The escape of a desperate career criminal invades Agent Margaret Crawford life in the most damaging way. Once again a serial killer is loosed upon the public with only the skills of F.B.I.’s top profiler to stop the flow of blood that spreads across the country. Straddle your “Hog” and twist the throttle against the stop as your roar once again into the night.
Hurt Hawks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
HURT HAWKS by Mike Miner. “With prose as spare as the final round in your last magazine and as singular in purpose, this book is a shot that hits the mark.” —Bracken MacLeod.
Downtown Blues: Detective Jimmy Delaney Collection #2
Series: Detective Jimmy Delaney. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,410. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Stories 4-6 of the Detective Jimmy Delaney series: The Scent of the Crime Something smells in Barnstow; can Jimmy use it to find the killer? Killing Them Softly Jimmy suspicious when his irresistible nemesis Diana hires him to solve several murders. Hard Times Johns are dying in Barnstow - bound to happen in a city where prostitution is a big part of the tourist industry, but not so many fast.
The Resonance Enigma
Series: Dystopian Detective. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
To find a gamer's killer, private detective Lance Canela must login to the Augmented Reality Game, Resonance. But even in a virtual world, the machinations of the megacorps are always in motion. What secret lies within the game’s servers, and how does it relate to the strange girl waiting for her murdered friend to return? Find out in The Resonance Enigma, Book 3 in the Dystopian Detective series.
The Genuine, Imitation, Plastic Kidnapping
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Genuine, Imitation, Plastic Kidnapping by Les Edgerton. Fans of Tim Dorsey’s character Serge Storms, and readers who enjoy Christopher Moore and Carl Hiaasen will enjoy this story.
My Last Sunset
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An antisocial teen sets out to solve the mystery of why Jessica Carpenter killed herself in the halls of their high school.
The Perfect Teacher: John Fulghum Mysteries Vol. IV
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,860. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017 by Zimbell House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Fulghum, and his long-time girlfriend, Boston Globe archivist Sylvia Blackwood, go undercover to solve a murder at a small Catholic college in the Greater Boston area. The case puts both their lives in danger as their performances in their respective classrooms earns them respect and even adulation among their students, fellow faculty and the administration alike.
The Hampton Beach Tapes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Dan finds himself accused of operating a porn movie racket on Hampton Beach, he sets out to clear his name and uncover who’s really distributing the lurid tapes on the beach. When dead bodies start turning up, Dan realizes there is more going on than the peddling of a few sex films. A lot more.
Truth is no Stranger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » General
He was as hard boiled as a Private Detective can get. She was a knockout, in her short red velvet fur trimmed skirt, so short it barely covered the half-moons of her derriere. Seems she took something she wasn’t supposed. A book. THE Big Book. And now the Book is gone and if she doesn't get that book back, there'd be HELL to pay.
Deal or No Deal? A Case from the Midnight Eye Files
Series: The Midnight Eye Files. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017 by Gryphonwood Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Three beers and a packet of crisps is a tempting offer for your soul when you don't really believe you have one. But when it comes time to pay up, suddenly it doesn't seem like such a sweet deal. You're going to need help, but who are you going to call?
Wraak
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 25, 2017 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Ria het ʼn boodskap vir Blixsem gelos. Hy het haar terug geskakel, min wetende dat hy tweekeer by die dood sou omdraai. Blixsem het ʼn belofte gemaak, iets wat hy nooit verbreek nie. Dan sweer Blixsem wraak. Wraak wat diep gewortel is. Skoolkinders word deur die skurke misbruik om geld uit hulle en hulle ouers te mergel. Blixsem het ook groen koring op sy land.
Slow Bullet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,090. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In Slow Bullet, Army veteran Clark McKay is searching for the truth behind his best friend's murder. McKay's search for the truth takes him across the globe, where he meets a multitude of characters and wades through the murky waters of corruption. He wants to find a murderer, but what happens when he uncovers so much more? Truth and fiction make an interesting mixture in this fast-paced novel.
The Last Meridian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,640. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A telegram sets off a chain of events that destroys five lives. Nina Ferrer learns the boy she gave up for adoption sixteen years earlier has been arrested for murder, and hires a private eye to uncover the truth. She soon discovers her cheating husband is involved in another deadly plot, and now she can no longer look back; the present is riddled with deceit, and the future looks hopeless.
A Negro and an Ofay
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 89,410. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A NEGRO AND AN OFAY by Danny Gardner. The Tales of Elliot Caprice. 1st in series. “Fans of Walter Mosley and George Pelecanos are going to devour Danny Gardner’s brilliant new book. A Negro and an Ofay breathes exciting new life into noir fiction.” —Jonathan Maberry.
Lucky Corpse
Price: Free! Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The toast of 1942 Hollywood is the newly crowned Heavyweight Champ, Lucky Lawson. He's got it all, the belt, the babe, and a baffling crime scene in a seedy hotel. When the champ's death is ruled a suicide, his widow turns to detective Frank Frost to set the record straight and find the killer, without the killer finding him first.
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Medusa
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The prequel to Beginnings, this short book contains the notes on the police investigation into the Raven Siren's father - Arthur Mace. The book contains reports on Siren's mother, father and sister; all compiled by Frederick J. Barlow before he became a detective, and before he had even come across Siren.