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Nothing You Can Do: Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,070. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
NOTHING YOU CAN DO: STORIES by Ed Kurtz. Seventeen tales of crime, murder, and vengeance from the author of The Rib From Which I Remake the World and Bleed.
Cleaning Up Finn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,880. Language: American English. Published: September 8, 2017 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
CLEANING UP FINN, Sarah M. Chen’s Anthony Award-nominated and IPPY Award-winning crime novella debut.
Code: Snapdragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,740. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Ink & Quill Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Protect your wife or solve the crime? Life's choices can be hard and harsh.
Chasing Charlie Chan: A Jimmy Pigeon Mystery featuring P.I. Jake Diamond
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,470. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
CHASING CHARLIE CHAN by J.L. Abramo. A Jimmy Pigeon Mystery featuring P.I. Jake Diamond. “Abramo's smart prose and dialogue with a dose of Raymond Chandler and a helping of James Ellroy.” —The Denver Review
Perfect Sinners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ellen Harper is plunged deep into a murder investigation when she and her forensic department are called to the site of a double homicide involving corpses in the Chicago River. The second body, the daughter of a CPD Detective, also happens to be the subject of her dad's, Big Harv Patterson's, first case as a private detective. Was it a random act or was Ramona Ackles killed to send a message?
The Quality of Mercy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by OWS Ink, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The Quality of Mercy is an eldritch tale of madness and betrayal that asks whether kindness and mercy can survive in a world so corrupted by greed and violence.
A Better Kind of Hate: Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 14, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The world will never be perfect. The world will never be all bad. It’s the middle we must embrace. This … A BETTER KIND OF HATE: STORIES by Beau Johnson.
Hard Prejudice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When the rape case DNA evidence disappears, no one knows who would want to see ghetto thug Duante Tucker get away with the crime. Hired by the victim’s parents, private eye Dan Reno dives in headlong, and soon finds himself marked for death. The action reaches a boiling point before an explosive conclusion that reveals a sinister plot and motivations that Reno never imagined.
Les Cannibales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,630. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
LES CANNIBALES, a crime novella by DeLeon DeMicoli. It was a four-man job. Steal top shelf art. The gunmen stick to the plan until bloodshed is imminent. It’s dog-eat-dog as the men plan their escape.
Horse of a Different Color
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dallas PD Detective Thomas Mecana is on the hunt for a serial killer terrorizing the Lone Star State. Joining him is Darcie Connors, a young officer working her first murder case. With hard work, and some luck, Mecana and his partner discover a most-unusual serial killer case with murder in its very genes. They discover some evidence is so strange and unbelievable, it might be best left alone.
The Law
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Marvin Davis is hired as 'muscle' in a blackmail payoff. When his client and the client's brother are murdered and his girlfriend, Shelia Goodwin, is kidnapped by a Mexican cartel boss Marv is launched into full bore vigilante mode.
Smith's Monthly #38
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this thirty-eighth monthly volume the full novel The Deep Sunset: A Ghost of a Chance Novel, plus four short stories and the serialized nonfiction book Killing the Top Ten Sacred Cows of Publishing.
Lunatic City
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,840. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A salty cop with a beat on the streets of a moon colony has a vigilante M O and is suspended and forced to take on a private case while pursuing his partner’s murderer on his own.
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Shadow
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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 and live the only way her father ever taught her to.
Jack Hagee: No Torrent Like Greed
Series: Jack Hagee, Private Eye. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just weeks after the events of "Nothing Lasts Forever, Jack bets big on "a sure thing." To recoup his losses, Jack takes a case his inner voice tells him is best left untouched. What follows involves Jack and his friends with the Feds, The Russians, and an organization capable of blowing New York City off the map. It all begins as a simple investigation into an ice cream company.
A Sharp Medicine
Series: Zack Taylor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Zack Taylor's life is once again in shambles. Having narrowly escaped death, guilty over the pain he's caused a loved one, he's hurting and angry. When looking into the disappearance of a reporter, Zack's death wish may be his cure for his troubles as he uncovers corruption and evil in a world of politics, passion, and power.
Stone Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Stone and Karlsson. Partners in crime, who only rob the Mob. Their last job went wrong. Eyeball-witness wrong. They argue over fault in the back of a bar. Smith and Wesson on the table between them. Only one of them would live to see the dawn. "Stone Dead" a crime short story featuring fast talk and brutal action in a thrilling criminal underground setting. From Stefon Mears.
Chandler: Circle City Frame
Series: Circle City Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,640. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Arnie Grossman was a wealthy man who had been investing heavily in Indianapolis, the city he had grown up in. But wealthy men make enemies. And when Arnie walks in and finds a dead woman in his living room, he knows that he is being set up. Somebody wants to frame him for murder. So he calls in Phillip Chandler, the former US Marshal turned Private Investigator....
Accidentally on Purpose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
T. Jesse Flannery is a small-time crook. Or at least he used to be. Nothing ever seems to go right for him, somehow. Then a buddy, or anyway a guy who's sort of a buddy, tells him about a train that really needs to get itself stolen. Well, why not? I mean, unless it's going to be a problem with his girlfriend. A fun story with no moral stance or other redeeming social value whatsoever.
Speed Metal Blues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,960. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It’s a two-for-one deal when a pair of rapists surface in South Lake Tahoe. The first is easy to catch, but the second, a Satanist suspected of a string of murders, is an adversary unlike any bounty hunter Dan Reno has faced. Reno knows that mayhem is inevitable unless he can capture his target quickly, but all bets are off when Reno’s partner Cody Gibbons decides it's time for payback.