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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled

Welcome Back, Jack
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,980. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
WELCOME BACK, JACK, a Jack LeClere Thriller by Liam Sweeny. 1st in series. "Mining the best of Ellroy, Cain, and Westlake, Sweeny pays homage while tearing up some serious new ground." — Joe Clifford, author of Lamentation and December Boys.
The Case Of The Blackmailed Lesbian
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 46,720. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The first case for the famous Private Investigator, Sled Speed, that started him on his fabulous career involves two gorgeous lesbians and a blackmailer who turns kidnapper. When beautiful women in peril, Sled, cannot sit back and do nothing. Will the young woman suffer anything worse than confinement, harsh treatment and strict bondage? Not if Sled can help it…
3 the Hard Way
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,350. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
3 THE HARD WAY, 3 Crime Novellas by Gary Phillips. THE EXTRACTORS, a McBleak heist story. 10 SECONDS TO DEATH, an Essex Man excursion. THE ANTI-GRAVITY STEAL, a Noc Brenner adventure. MURDER BY REMOTE CONTROL, an Essex Man bonus short story.
Flatline
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,650. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Flatline is a crime thriller brimming with guns, guts, modern-day outlaws, and just enough romance to keep a grin on your face. In the ancient tradition of Robin Hood, these American outlaws utilize their unique skill set of fearlessness, unwinking violence, and a hot pepper dose of vigilantism to fine-tune the scales of Right and Wrong, at least as they see it. The conclusion will rock your world
The Subtle Art of Brutality
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,290. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE SUBTLE ART OF BRUTALITY by Ryan Sayles. A Richard Dean Buckner Mystery (1st in series). "This is how I like my fiction: unrelenting prose and kick-ass justice." — Joe Clifford, author of Lamentation.
Brooklyn Justice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
BROOKLYN JUSTICE by J.L. Abramo. "[Nick Ventura] drove me to write five short stories involving him," Abramo says. "They appear sequentially — covering a period of ten months — and feature many recurring supporting characters. Call it what you will — a collection of shorter fiction or a novel in stories."
Whosoever Believeth
You set the price! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
his dialogue driven mystery puts a spin on DNA evidence and cyber-crime that has yet to be explored. Dive into the world of manipulation and internet scandal that comes to a small Appalachian town. You'll think twice before you link a single fiber of evidence to a suspect again.
Boogie House
Price: Free! Words: 113,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
You can't turn down a dead man's plea... When Rolson McKane finds a body near his property, he figures the yokels can handle the violent murder. That is, until he realizes the property's owner doesn't want it solved. Rolson's no longer a cop, but the victim keeps visiting his dreams. As the mystery unfolds, the stakes heat up, threatening to burn Rolson and all he loves up with it.
Crosswise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,710. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
CROSSWISE, a Crime Novella by S.W. Lauden. "Femme fatale, Florida heat, and clues tougher to figure out than a NY Times Sunday crossword puzzle. S.W. Lauden's CROSSWISE is sun-splashed noir with New York City attitude. A fun read that will keep you guessing until the end." — Matt Coyle, author of the Anthony Award-winning Rick Cahill crime series.
No Harder Prison
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,230. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
NO HARDER PRISON, a Crime Novel by Trey R. Barker. NO HARDER PRISON is crime novelist Trey R. Barker’s first stand-alone effort, a deeply ambitious book written on a canvas as large as the city in which it’s set: Denver. It unfolds with the cast of characters his readers expect, but with a depth and breadth that might pleasantly surprise longtime fans of the Barefield or Jace Salome novels.
The Scent of the Crime
Series: Detective Jimmy Delaney, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Detective Jimmy Delaney finds himself involved in yet another murder. He knows something smells in Barnstow, but can he use that to find the killer? Read along and see how Jimmy sniffs out “The Scent of the Crime.” "The Scent of the Crime" is a speculative detective fiction, set slightly in the future, and is also available in “Downtown Blues: Detective Jimmy Delaney Collection #2.”
Stilettoed
Price: $4.58 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.00 from 1 review)
A woman is found strangled, floating in the swimming pool of a fashionable Ft. Lauderdale estate. Police Lieutenant Kenneth Kelly feels the murder has a certain familiarity about it. Sort of déjà vu. The lieutenant believes the case is a continuation of one previously worked by his department and Private Detective Jake Wayde.
Stinking Rich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
STINKING RICH, a Crime Novel by Rob Brunet. "One of the wildest romps you'll ever go on…the cast is right out of a John Waters movie and with more unexpected twists and wrong turns than a blind rat on crack running a maze. This book rocks!" — Les Edgerton, O. Henry Award, Edgar Award, and Spinetingler Award-nominated author of The Bitch and The Genuine, Imitation Plastic Kidnapping.
Falling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,390. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: August 22, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
FALLING, a Crime Novel by G. J. Brown. "With its intriguing perspective, blistering action and swarms of dodgy guys in suits, this is an explosive, harrowing riot that has movie potential written all over it." — Daily Record.
Hustle
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,040. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
HUSTLE, a Crime Novel by Tom Pitts. "What makes HUSTLE such a remarkable book — and Tom Pitts such a formidable writer — is the juxtaposition of literary tradition versus street ethos. HUSTLE pushes boundaries and challenges the peripheral but not at the expense of story." — Joe Clifford, Junkie Love and Lamentation.
Beachhead
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,040. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
BEACHHEAD, a Crime Novel by Jeffery Hess. "Whether the crimes are of passion, politics, or violence, every minute of this Florida thriller gleams with conflict and character." — Steve Weddle, author of Country Hardball.
Skidsville Ultimate Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,660. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The gritty crime noir novel combined with all the authors original notes, character bible and the original graphic novel script that inspired the novel! In one night, Bill DuPlacey and his young son Joey’s lives change forever. Bill’s wife, Joey’s mother, is found brutally murdered and all fingers point at Bill. 20 years later, Joey’s only ambition in life is to prove his father's innocence.
Midnight Whiskey
Price: Free! Words: 86,720. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
As Private Investigator Hank Bumgardner searches for a missing woman, hoping to find her before she is murdered, he encounters several unique characters including four intriguing women. One is lonely, one is bitter, one is rich, and one is dangerous. Hank isn't long in his search before he discovers that the crazed man who stalks the missing women also stalks him, and a deadly game ensues.
Beware the Shill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,010. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
BEWARE THE SHILL, a Tale of Deception by John Shepphird. 3rd book in The Shill Trilogy.
Triple Shot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,840. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Triple Shot by Ross Klavan, Tim O'Mara, and Charles Salzberg. Three Authors, Three Crime Novellas.