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FN004 On the Fence
Series: Tony Wells and Claire Templeton Fantasy Noir, Episode 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When information provided about the black market puts Claire Templeton in touch with a fence who is quickly murdered (by means that can only be described as magical), she is drawn into a brand new faery plot to destroy the city, sever and isolate the mortal realm, and pave the way for a faery takeover. Can Claire solve the case and save the day before her home town becomes a giant crater?
FN003 An Ephemeral Deal
Series: Tony Wells and Claire Templeton Fantasy Noir, Episode 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Things are slow at the office of Tony Wells, Private Eye, when Claire Templeton turns up with a business proposition. Someone is trying to kidnap her and Tony finds himself once more plunged into the intrigues of the fae courts. The squabbles of the faery realm easily impact the mortal realm and, with Claire’s life on the line, Tony must sort through all the double dealings on his own.
Fiction Fix
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Fiction Fix is a collection of 47 short stories and over 200 micro fiction stories. Many genres covered, including crime, sci fi, and absurd humor. An eclectic mix for those looking for something out of the ordinary.
Fantasy Noir: Three Stories of Mystery, Murder, & Magic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Step into the hardboiled world of Rick Walker, a private investigator with a penchant for scotch, dames, and magic. With reluctant help from a foul-mouthed demon, a nervous young diviner, and a fiery ex-girlfriend, Rick navigates his way through several cases, only to discover that they are all connected in some way.
Hot Sinatra (Italiano)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,340. Language: Italian. Published: February 21, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Moss Cole è un investigatore privato, uno di quelli che si pensa possano esistere solo nei vecchi film o nelle repliche che mandano in onda a notte inoltrata. È intelligente, ha talento e magari potrà risultare addirittura affascinante. Forse avrebbe dovuto cercare un’occupazione migliore di quella di suo nonno, “Detective al soldo del miglior offerente”.
Outlaw Road
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Border Patrol Agent doesn't make friends easily, but when she arrests an undocumented 14 year-old Mexican orphan, things change, for she and the tiny Tarahumara girl bond strongly. When Hunter learns the girl is in the most dangerous place on the border, the criminal village called Outlaw Road, she doesn't hesitate and crosses into Mexico, to the place where the gun and knife are judge and jury.
Desert Kill
Series: The Santiago Mystery, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 102,100. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this second title in the Santiago Mystery series, after the kidnapping of Lindsey Braun, daughter of a multi-millionaire in Phoenix, her parents call in their friend, Seattle detective Michelle Santiago. Mitch takes a leave of absence and solves the kidnapping, but uncovers a serial killer who also happens to be a CIA type gone off the reservation. Her personal life also takes a severe turn.
A Difficult Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Julia Underwood. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maxie Skerris had to die, but it wouldn’t be easy. A British hitman living in New York is given the task by a notorious criminal. The job, carried out during a boxing match in Madison Square Garden, is a success, but there are unexpected consequences, involving large sums of money, gems and a dubious millionaire, which will change lives forever.
Quinn and the Vanishing Bride
Series: Liam Quinn Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Book #4 of the Liam Quinn Mysteries... Quinn's history is catching up to him and someone's trying a big frame up; but Philly's favorite insurance investigator is tied up right now, helping a guy who may or may not be deranged to find a wife who may or may not exist. The family's its usual stubborn mess, Dad wants the Beast back and Nora? Well, at least something's going Quinn's way.
Cadaver Blues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Mindy Eider walks in with her uncle’s foreclosure notice, cynical debt man Phuoc Goldberg at first sees her as just a payment source. But Phu soon learns that Uncle Gunnar’s problems run deeper and darker than the money he owes. Beguiled by Mindy’s beauty and innocence, Phu gets sucked into playing detective; the debt man won’t end this fiasco looking for cash relief, but for cadavers.
A Killing In The City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This is the fourth novel to feature private detective Tom Kendall
Pirate Cay
Series: Jim Nash Adventures, #1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Retired Detective Jim Nash is headed for a long-awaited vacation in the Florida Keys when he checks his messages and discovers that an old flame needs his help. After a brief consult with Zelda, the new woman in his life, Jim heads west to Panama Cay where he becomes embroiled in the rough seas and rocky shores of drugs, guns and money. First in the Jim Nash adventure series.
Terminally Ill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,300. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When “Elvis the Escape King” chains and nails himself inside a coffin and lowers himself into Montreal’s St. Lawrence River, he can’t break free. Hope restarts his heart and saves his life. But now Elvis demands to know who sabotaged his stunt. So Hope plunges into the magical art of escape--and the art of crime and betrayal. "Entertaining and insightful." -Publishers Weekly
Welcome to Dullsville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Mars Black is a big city private detective who works the seamy side of Grayville, a city perpetually cloaked in fog, a city without sights, a city he sometimes calls “Dullsville.” After he is hired by a man named Baker, though, things become a little less dull. The book is written in black and white, like a 30’s gangster movie, and no word of color was used; only black, white and shades of gray.
Football Mambo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,640. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When down-at-heel Adelaide private detective Bruce Bilger accepts a curious but seemingly trivial case from a local Australian Rules football club, the Centralian Galahs, he has no inkling of the bizarre and perilous circumstances into which he is about to be plunged. Will his survival instinct and street wisdom make up for his lack of social graces, and will his curiosity ultimately kill him or
El reflejo de un extraño
Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 110,070. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Darío Varnet, un guionista de cine que ha triunfado en Hollywood, regresa a su país en busca de los recuerdos de un pasado que tiene olvidado a causa de un fatídico incidente. Al llegar a su ciudad, decide contratar los servicios de un detective privado. Pero a medida que la investigación avanza, se va viendo atrapado en una espiral tenebrosa que pondrá en peligro su propia vida.
Scarla
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Comet Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Scarla Fragran shook the world. The youngest female kickboxing champion in history, she came from nowhere to become the brightest young star with the most promising future. Until it all died, along with the man she loved and the only life she'd ever known. Now, she hunts and kills, preying on the predators that cost her more than she ever thought she could lose.
Dime Detective
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Comet Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“A woman lies down with the devil, she should expect to catch some hell.” When barroom bouncer Joe Dall's ex-wife is murdered, he finds himself pressed into service as a novice private eye. Something very dark and deadly lurks in the lush shadows of the sleepy Florida town and if he can't unmask the killer soon, others close to Joe will die. Working on a powerful client's dime, Joe Dall's first c
Bum Luck: A Crag Banyon Mystery
Series: Crag Banyon Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Crag Banyon is a two-fisted P.I. with a heart of gold and a liver of stainless steel. In his fifth comic case, a missing pot of gold and a leprechaun client bring a boatload of bad luck.
They Called Her The Gungirl (Lucien Caye short story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
September, 1947. A young brunette with dark brown eyes stands shivering in the rain, a pretty blonde poses in a bikini. There is also a desperate boyfriend and a murdered doctor – all drawing New Orleans Private Eye Lucien Caye into a case that may end with the first woman in Louisiana to be executed in the electric chair.