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Gary Phillips' Hollis P.I.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Gary Phillips’ Nate Hollis leaps from the comic page to his first complete prose collection. Authors Juliet Blackwell, Bobby Nash, Aaron Philip Clark, and Derrick Ferguson join Phillips to create six double barreled tales of mystery and action. The streets are mean, but they don’t hold a stick of dynamite to Hollis, P.I. From creator Gary Phillips and Pro Se Productions.
The Last Orchard in America
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Todd Dills. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
SUE LONGTREE IS TOO YOUNG TO BE A MATRIARCH, but when she moves to run down the story behind her brother's suicide, she stands looking down on a family in shambles. The suicide's hardly a whodunit, as the private dick that Longtree hires, the hero of writer Michael Peck's first novel, Harry Jome, sees it. Or is it? The answer may lie in the pages of a hardboiled noir as much as in Longtree history
Toxicity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,600. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
If Tarantino and the Coen Brothers ever teamed up to make a film, Toxicity might be the end result. Imagine the surreal universes of Philip K. Dick smashing into the gritty realities of Elmore Leonard, and you might have an idea of what type of book you’re about to get yourself into. Toxicity is violent, repulsive, charming, and completely ridiculous. It’s a dark comedy for those without a soul.
Miss Shamus
Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Police Detective Jenny Shamus once again hunts the dangerous, cunning, cold heartless, fearless, murdering, escaped psychopath Billy Wordell who is dead set on revenge against all who helped capture him the first time. But Detective Shamus has plenty of tricks too and vows to get Wordell off the streets for good this time! Drama, suspense, mystery, twists, turns, murder, passion, evil, courage...
Ask Not For Whom The Panther Prowls
You set the price! Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this short novella, Dr. Sharpe swears to “go straight” and stick to academic pursuits. He is dragged into a series of polite poisonings after a student in his 'Physics for Poets' class dies of an apparent heart attack. Someone is slowly knocking off the undergraduates and the only common feature of the victims seems to be their involvement in an on-line English course. Is it?
Butchered Dreams
Series: Dreams & Reality, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Butcher is on a rampage. He's working his way across the state of Missouri, in a reign of terror, righting the wrongs he believes have been committed against his family and himself. In his wake, he leaves a blood bath; a string of mutilated victims that seem to have no pattern. For Aislinn, it's personal. She'll have to battle her own demons to bring him in.
Of Blondes and Bullets
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
No good deed goes unpunished! Sometimes you don’t think, you don’t plan, you only act. When he pulled the blonde from the icy waters, Henry wasn’t thinking about what would happen next. But when she disappears again he’s going to have a hard time explaining the truth to the men who want to find her. It’s time for Henry to make some hard choices. Love, or life? Fight, or flee? Blondes, or Bullets?
Revenge is a Dish Best Served
Series: A Matt Murphy Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Two years ago, on a dark and quiet empty New York street, two NYPD detectives approached a neighborhood bar and were gunned down by unknown assailants. The shooting was a set-up arranged by two dirty Vice cops. One officer died. The other survived. His name was Abe Goldman and that night he had two very good things in his corner: Luck, and his best friend. Matt Murphy.
Muerte en el Ministerio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: Spanish. Published: November 11, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
“Muerte en el Ministerio” se desenvuelve en torno a un caso criminal: la muerte violenta de un alto cargo en su despacho oficial.
Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju
Price: Free! Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Henri is an eleven year old boy trying to become a man. Ricky and Dee want to help, but Big Ju Ju, a treacherous gang leader stands in their way. While the two PI's try to sort out their love lives, danger, murder, and a hideous disease threaten to schedule a meeting at the graveyard. And attendance is mandatory.
Architect of His Own Destruction
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Aldrich Tobias, the man the critics love to hate, sits in La Prison Santé, awaiting the guillotine. The President of the Republic has asked Detective-Sergeant Gilles Maintenon to take another look into the case. According to Aldrich Tobias, ‘The artist is mad—always mad.” Maintenon is about to find out what that really means.
Jacks are Better
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,150. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
On a Carribean cruise things go awry when a body is discovered, and a large sum of money is missing from the treasury. Later another death occurs...and to discover what happens next...read Jacks Are Better!
Gun Crazy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This first Jim Nash collection includes three short stories: Pirate Cay, Thrill Kill Jill, and Greetings from Key West.
Rizos de oscuridad
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 187,480. Language: Spanish. Published: October 19, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nada hace pensar que el inspector de policía Ricardo Alborch albergue otro tipo de vida que la puramente vegetal.
Just a Little Lucky
Series: Lucky Artz Mysteries, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(PG rated) Lucky 7 Artz, seventh child of immigrant parents, is a sharp-dressing private detective working in the big city while balancing the demands of a big, complicated family. Uh, Oh! Lucky's dodging danger and solving mysteries, all the while expecting a little addition to his family!
Artz and Crafts
Series: Lucky Artz Mysteries, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 37,650. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(PG rated) Lucky 7 Artz, seventh child of immigrant parents, is a sharp-dressing private detective working in the big city while balancing the demands of a big, complicated family. In Artz and Crafts, the third installment in the series, Lucky Artz faces an implacable enemy named Crafts; sent to kill him!
Lucky in Love
Series: Lucky Artz Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 39,180. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(G rated) Lucky 7 Artz, seventh child of immigrant parents, is a sharp-dressing private detective working in the big city while balancing the demands of a big, complicated family. In Lucky in Love, 2nd in the series, we find Lucky balancing love and an international mystery.
Lucky 7 Artz
Series: Lucky Artz Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,690. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(G rated) Lucky 7 Artz, seventh child of immigrant parents, is a sharp-dressing private detective working in the big city while balancing the demands of a big, complicated family. In this first novel Lucky finds out the uncomfortable truth about the tragic death of a sister.
Maddog 1 The Begining
Price: Free! Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maddog 1 is a fascinating detective story. Involving murder, sex, interwoven with mystery and suspense. It will keep you reading until your eyelids grow heavy. The action takes place on the mean streets of New York City. The main character is New York City’s most violent private investigator Mike Murdock. Mike through his early life experience is enraged against crime.
Clint Faraday Book 16: The Time Factor Collector's edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A man calls to report trouble with neighbors, Clint included. The police go to take a statement and find him dead. There was a time factor involved. He called after he was dead.