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Poison Doctor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Who wants to poison the water of a top city like Manchester, in the North West of England - and what can special agent Amelia Hartliss do about it? Melia, or 'Heartless' as she is known to friend and foe alike, is undercover, spying on a man who claims to be a doctor and claims to be doing good for the residents. So why is his 'treatment' poison? And, most important, who is he working for?
Midnight Choir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,080. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Before "The Big Sleep", real detectives forged the hard-boiled tradition on America’s mean streets. Set in a steamy 1907 Seattle, "Midnight Choir" depicts the bustling dawn of the century through the struggles of an aspiring “New Girl” and a tough Irish cop to live roles for which the rules are not yet written, while reaching toward each other through conflicts love can heal, and some it can’t.
Bad Tabloids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,840. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A bomb goes off, shots are fired, and an egregious tabloid newspaper Editor is fleeing for his life. Unfortunately for secret agent Amelia Hartliss, it's her job to protect him. How can she do that, in a small car, confined to the back roads and country lanes of northern England? Especially as she has a handsome reader in tow. He's a man with a grudge against the paper and is anxious for revenge!
First Deadly Conspiracy - Box Set (McRyan Mystery Series)
Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 242,340. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
SPECIAL EDITION 3 BOOK BOX SET - The first three books of the Amazon bestselling McRyan Mystery Series! Award winning author, Roger Stelljes, delivers three mysteries (FIRST CASE - prequel novella, THE ST. PAUL CONSPIRACY, and DEADLY STILLWATER).
Prince William (at Olympics 2012)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,030. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Prince William has been sent to northern England by the Queen, to represent her at the various parts of the Olympics Games that are being held out of London in summer 2012. The Prince is allocated a bodyguard in the shape of Amelia Hartliss, (or 'Heartless' as she is known to her pals), and the two swiftly strike up a warm rapport, that lasts to the end of the many threats on the Prince's life.
His Name Was Charlie Talbott – Nine Noir Episodes
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
These are nine stories of violence, bloodshed, loneliness and heartbreak set during our gray and merciless times. The protagonists of each episode –a hitman, a homicide detective, two con artists and a father out for justice– highlight the harsh nature of a society that rewards the ruthless and gives the desperate and hopeful no second chances.
Eight Days in Washington
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A SERIAL KILLER SPIRALS IN ON THE WHITE HOUSE IN AN ELECTION YEAR A United States Senator harbors a secret that could cost him his life.
Manda flores a mi entierro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: Spanish. Published: November 22, 2012 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Todo parece indicar que Mercedes Samper, una acaudalada mujer, se ha suicidado para no tener que sufrir los últimos rigores de una enfermedad terminal. Así lo piensan todos sus familiares y la policía es de la misma opinión. Sin embargo, un inspector que en sus ratos libres se dedica a redondear su sueldo con investigaciones privadas, pronto descubre que hay un pequeño detalle que no cuadra...
Nick Gamble detective privado
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,260. Language: Spanish. Published: November 22, 2012 by PÚLPito. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nick Gamble es duro (a veces), es alcohólico (siempre) y es investigador privado (excepto domingos y festivos). Nick Gamble es el sabueso más perro de la ciudad. Incluye: El caso del barco ataúd, Mal karma, El luchador enmascarado ha desaparecido y Marcianos en la facultad.
The Insider's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Bucks County Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Lacey Ramsey walks into Lance Carter's office she wants to hire him to get her boyfriend out of trouble. Lance thinks she's nothing more than a girlfriend with an over active imagination... until he learns he is a Philadelphia Police Officer. When he learns he is an elite POINT team member, he is sure he wants nothing to do with this case. Follow Lance on his exciting adventure through Philly
Rope Burn
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.00 from 1 review)
Yael Navas unravels the mystery of the suicide who didn't really kill himself.
Screwed - Georgetown Coed Killer (A Costigan file) (Book1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,020. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
SCREWED is a clever and intelligent reboot of the Hardboiled genre. It’s not like pissing off Patterson’s Cross or drowning Clive’s Pitt. Great guys that have to be forced into playing rough. Some people, especially real heroes just play rough. That’s how you win a war. You’ll get it. And want to hop in and help!
Death In The Dark (A Sydney Rye Novella, #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,670. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When the fugitive, Joy Humbolt, accepts her new identity as the Private Detective, Sydney Rye, she must learn to control her emotions and her out of control dog, Blue. With the help of an expert trainer Sydney learns to fight with her mind as well as her body. However, when the daughter of a close friend is brutally murdered in the desert Rye turns away from her trainer to seek revenge.
Retribution and Revenge (Boone and Lucas Detective Series #1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,330. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A short story of approximately 14,330 words. In this first of the Ferguson Boone and Samantha Lucas Detective Series, Private Investigator Boone and Detective Sam Lucas team up to battle the murderous Trotter family. Full of hate, the Trotters will do anything to bring down the law and anyone who enforces it, using kidnapping and murder.
The Second Bat Guano War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,730. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Rats ate his baby while he partied in a disco. Now Horse is a drugged-out expat teaching English to criminals in Peru…plus doing the odd favor for the CIA. When his Agency contact goes missing, Horse uncovers his friend’s involvement with a group of terrorists who want to kill off the human “disease” infecting the earth. Can Horse find his friend in time? And when he does—will he want to stop him?
Taylor Made
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Saint Paul private investigator Charlie Rowe takes on the case of a city councilman who allegedly raped a woman in her home. The case is sensitive enough as it is, but when it becomes entwined with that of an exotic dancer and her stalker, it turns deadly. Before the case is solved, Charlie will have to use all his skill to survive.
All Mixed Up The Complete Series
Series: All Mixed Up, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
All eight of the series together, including the latest adventure, Hell Let Loose. This time, Detective Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris And the team are embroiled in a deadly occult case. A naked hanging woman takes them into the dark world of witchcraft and demonology. All Hell Let Loose is also available separately. Audio book versions available
Hell Let Loose
Series: All Mixed Up, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detective Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris and the team find themselves embroiled in the occult. A trap is being woven and demonic forces are at work. Number 8 and the finale of the series. Can be purchased separately or as part of the complete series.
The Art of Murder
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Inventor Theo Duval appeared to be having the perfect life. A locked room with the only key in the decedent’s pocket, a book on hypnotism, and one very rich and very dead inventor, present Inspector Gilles Maintenon of the Surete with a problem. Why would a young, healthy, successful man, one with a beautiful fiance, and a thriving company ever want to kill himself?
Phnom Penh Noir
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Many noir anthologies have inspired writers and publishers around the world to gather novelists to set noir stories in a city. When it comes to noir, not all cities are equal. The history of genocide and dislocation sets Phnom Penh apart from other places. What other city in modern times was emptied of all of his people at gun point, a city abandoned and left as a ghost town?...