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Knuckleball
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,990. Language: American English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
KNUCKLEBALL, a crime novella by Tom Pitts. “A gut-punch of a story written at a blistering pace by a master of street noir.” —Mike McCrary
Cerise Noire
Series: The Sydney Quartet, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Six months after his partner was murdered, Rick Stone returns to Sydney trying to pull his life back together. While he was away, two more women were murdered, each seemingly unrelated to the others. When a third woman is murdered in the same way, and Rick gets caught up in the investigation, he becomes obsessed with finding a link between the murders.
Hunter in the Darkness
Series: Jack Slade. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a professor is murdered, the mummy of a black magician from the jungles of Central America—and the scroll containing the incantation to call the spirit back to the body—are stolen. When Jack Slade rescues the professor’s beautiful granddaughter from a similar fate, he must race to prevent unspeakable evil from being unleashed upon the world
Fair Is Foul and Foul Is Fair
Series: Malone Mystery Novels. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,630. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A drop-dead gorgeous blonde socialite, with a penchant for seduction and with secrets to keep, pays a visit to LA private eye and ex-L.A.P.D. detective Ben Malone. A maverick, Malone is known for playing it fast and loose with the rules and for having a weakness for beautiful, sultry women. Murder and a ruthless mobster get thrown into the mix for good measure. What could possibly go wrong?
The Case of Pilgrim Hugh: Five Strange Detective Short Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dean Wesley Smith, famous for being one of the most prolific and wide-ranging authors working today, draws on his library of strange detective stories to produce this collection of short stories featuring Pilgrim Hugh, one of the weirdest detectives in modern fiction.
She Murdered Me with Science
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,350. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Alternative history
It’s 1953 and scientist-turned P.I. Noel Glass is tortured with the guilt of an early experiment gone awry. When a rich recluse offers proof that the accident was a set-up, Glass swears to clear his name. However, a clandestine organization is trying to conquer the world using his “failed” invention, but Glass stands in their way. Who can he trust when everyone has secrets?
Premeditated
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,120. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Suppose your spouse was plotting to kill you. What would you do?
Murder Is Invisible
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What do you do when logic tells you to do one thing, but your heart tells you to do another? That’s the problem Nicky Fusco is facing when Rosa’s friend is kidnapped and she asks him to help.
The Cold Poker Gang Starter Bundle
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,010. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
If you love puzzle mystery novels, complicated cold cases, and detectives tackling the most twisted crimes, take this opportunity to introduce yourself to USA Today bestselling author Dean Wesley Smith’s Cold Poker Gang. This starter bundle includes the first three books in the Cold Poker Gang series: Kill Game, Cold Call, and Calling Dead
The Gate That Cried Blood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Murder and intrigue in the world of Private Maritime Security with modern Pirates, mixed with revenge.
Murder Mayhem & Madness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Murder Mayhem & Madness is about a pair of crazy, not crazy, absolutely mad, detectives who cause pandemonium when let loose on an unsuspecting world. It's Christmas day and Detective Chief Superintendent Bigfoot wakes up in bed next to a beautiful woman who just happens to be dead. Bigfoot is in bed with a corps, what will he do? A comic whodunit to end all comic whodunits.
Hard Landing
Price: Free! Words: 55,040. Language: Australian English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Second book in the Gary Maddox Series: Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox is asked to find a missing accountant. He doesn't expect any trouble. After all, the guy is just an bean counter. But he's dead wrong. Powerful men have dispatched a posse of thugs to kill the ledger looker. Gary is soon counting bodies and trying not to become a ugly statistic.
The Last Hustle
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 41,790. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Danny is a hustler, a con man, been one most of his life and done quite well at it. One day he gets a call from an old flame who tells him of a potential score, a very large one, one they could retire on together Things do not go as planned, the ending is tragic. Finally Danny gets to play the big con, his last hustle. It is a tale of thievery and obsession, of revenge and perhaps even love.
The Place of Refuge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,190. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE PLACE OF REFUGE by Albert Tucher. “Just when I thought there was nothing original to be done in a serial killer novel, Albert Tucher came up with The Place of Refuge to prove me wrong.” —Reed Farrel Coleman.
Unnatural Acts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,810. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I. has to stand against a ruthless senator trying to deny rights to all unnaturals, while investigating arson from a ghostly Shakespeare company, death threats against a mummified madame, and a bank robber who can walk through walls. Just another day, and night, in the Unnatural Quarter.
Bad Boy Boogie
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 106,610. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
BAD BOY BOOGIE, a Jay Desmarteaux Crime Thriller by Thomas Pluck. “[A] vivid dose of New Jersey noir with heart, soul and muscle.” —Wallace Stroby
Shakespeare on the Roof
Price: Free! Words: 39,580. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Shakespeare on the Roof is the first of the famous Jack Hamma action adventure novels. With satire and wry humour our indomitable hero struggles through the red tape and endemic cock-ups of a top secret, military operation. Full of action, but sugar coated with Jacks signature throw away lines, the book is a hard to put down, thunderingly good read.
Coney Island Avenue
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,320. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
CONEY ISLAND AVENUE, a sequel to the acclaimed novel GRAVESEND, by Shamus Award-winning author J.L. Abramo.
The Logan Triad
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,140. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE LOGAN TRIAD by Nathan Walpow includes the three crime novellas “Logan’s Young Guns,” “Logan Shoots First,” and “Logan Gets Caught,” plus bonus stories “Daughters” and “Johnny and the Warehouse Women.”
Buscafusco: Women & Children
Series: Buscafusco. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Nizza Monferrato, cuddled in the wine hills of Northern Italy, is not a place for crime and violence. But if you are in trouble, you can try and call Buscafusco: he’s one of the good guys. Women & Children is the first Buscafusco novelette, and it introduces the characters and places of the series.