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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.
Dídac Arcos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,430. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dídac navega por un mar de incertidumbres tratando de alcanzar la venganza y salir vivo de una empresa más arriesgada de lo que imaginó.
Ring-A-Ring O'Roses (Rose Red Rhymes #1): A Crime Thriller Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From SAFFINA DESFORGES, international best-selling British author of Sugar & Spice, Anca's Story and the Rose Red crime thriller series (Snow White, Rapunzel), comes ROSE RED RHYMES, a collection of crime thriller short stories featuring the Rose Red cast, based on traditional nursery rhymes.
Murder on a Honeymoon
Series: Jack Warden, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Jack Warden was looking forward to his wedding and honeymoon on what he thought was a quiet Caribbean Island. When he arrives he finds that the Priest who was going to officiate at the marriage has been kidnapped and suddenly he is in the middle of a full gang war.
The Shrinking Nuts Case
Price: Free! Words: 92,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this full length spoofy novel Jake Simon, a crude old-school private-eye that usually does divorce or lost dog work, describes a weird case. He doesn't believe in trolls, elves, magic or marriage, but that begins to change when he wakes up two-foot-six and not six-foot-two. He has a smart sexy partner and a super-rich client, but the client is missing and Jake is the number-one suspect.
Surly Girl (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Book 4)
Series: Miki Radicci, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,240. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Miki Radicci is hired to help find a little girl, but when she discovers that the client might want the girl dead she must go on the run from a trio of sisters with a paranormal ability with fire.
Death on the Valley Rattler
Series: Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Mary Valley Rattler (or ‘The Valley Rattler’), is a tourist train which runs through the Mary River Valley in Queensland, from Gympie to the small country town of Imbil. It is a restored C17 class, steam locomotive which originally ran in the early 1920s. The tour is conducted by the Mary Valley Heritage Railway. This is the story of a mysterious death on an adventure tour on the train.
The Marriage Tree
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s okay for Thais to believe in ghosts—it’s their birthright. But why is Vincent Calvino seeing ghosts, and why are they so angry? Calvino is haunted by a series of deaths in Rangoon and Bangkok, when he stumbles onto a new murder case—but is it a new case, or an old one returned from the dead? A murder investigation leads Calvino inside an underworld network smuggling Rohingya ...
The Stanford Solution
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 47,590. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
With a world becoming more overcrowded every day something has to be done — by someone — if we are to survive with any semblance of humanity. This suspenseful mystery tracks the eforts of a well-meaning (but misguided?) professor to do just that...
Savage Summer
Price: Free! Words: 49,530. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The past year has not been a good one for Curt Savage. Depressed over the death of a loved one, the urge to find that elusive killer draws him out of hiding. With the help of his new buddy Mike, he delves into the murky world of murder. As Mike puts it, "Private investigation just got Savage."
Defecto de fábrica
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,720. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
En un recóndito paraje norteafricano una niña es despojada a la fuerza de los brazos de su madre.