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Family Skeleton Rainy City Mystery #2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,470. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Seattle private eye Eddie Hummel gets called onto the case of a family with a missing twenty-year-old daughter. However, there’s more to the Filmore family than meets the eye. Here, in the hardboiled ’70s, Hummel puts his sleuthing skills into high gear and starts rattling a few … family skeletons.
Twin Killing (Rainy City Mystery #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The seventies in Seattle: XXX-rated theatres on First Avenue and a dramatic economic meltdown that swamped the street activism of the sixties and led to the famous billboard lament: Will the last person leaving Seattle turn out the lights. The blonde with blatant curves hired Eddie Hummel for a job that only got more weird as time went on. Before it was over he would be knee-deep in bodies….
Boone Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
As a rule, the people of eastern Kentucky are hard-working, God-fearing, straight-talking honest folks, but there are always those less than honorable characters in every society. It is the interaction between a dishonest law enforcement officer and an overly ambitious, sociopathic businessman that is described in Boone Springs
Calling Dead: A Cold Poker Gang Mystery
Series: Cold Poker Gang, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The retired Las Vegas detectives in the Cold Poker Gang work hard to solve cold cases. Sometimes, those cases bring back personal nightmares. Deciding to tackle one of the coldest cold cases in the files, retired detectives Lott, Rogers, and Andor uncover far more than simple murder, and possibly the worst serial killer ever. A twisted mystery that will keep you reading to the last page.
Deja Vu, Italian Style
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In Palermo, Sicily, author Tony Morelli recognizes a childhood friend, Todd Kenilworth, who had committed suicide while on a trip to Italy. Tony searches for the truth about Todd after a car bombing puts his girlfriend Pauline in danger. The mission leads him and the reader throughout a picturesque tour of Italy spiked with romance, espionage, peril, death, and a spine-tingling conclusion.
The Remake: As Time Goes By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Tough-guy private detective R.J. Brooks is back in New York City after solving the hardest case of his career, the murder of screen legend Belle Fontaine - his mother. His famous parents left him little but a few memories and one of the best-loved movies of all time - As Time Goes By. They costarred in the classic film, an almost sacred tribute to their lives and love for each other...
Play It Again
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,540. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Out of print for over a decade, this terrific mystery from the son of acclaimed actors Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall returns in ebook format for a new generation of readers. R.J. Brooks left Tinseltown behind long ago to become a "matrimonial detective" in New York City. Before long, he finds himself facing ghosts from his past when his celebrated mother is murdered in Manhattan.
Nightfall
Series: Chase Dagger, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,710. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 by Full Moon Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The body count is rising. Chase Dagger sees a connection to the serial killer, Paul Addison, who wreaked havoc during the rare full moon on a Friday the 13th . But Addison had succumbed to a fiery death. Or did he? NIGHTFALL is the sequel to FULL MOON-BLOODY MOON, the 2nd in the Chase Dagger series, which combines mystery with urban fantasy, sci-fi, and horror.
The Little Piggies
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A hard-boiled Hispanic detective tries to track down a serial killer, who has a penchant for murdering divorced couples.
Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
Honeymoon Hotel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Determined to find out who’s behind the movement to drive local business owners off the beach, Dan Marlowe embarks on a hunt that leads him down a trail riddled with arson and violence. Just as he’s closing in on the truth a sinister figure appears. The more Dan investigates, the more he finds at stake, and every way he turns, he ends up back at the same dark, dangerous place—the Honeymoon Hotel.
Death Wants Three
Price: Free! Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This is the sequel to DEATH TIMES TWO. T.K. and Sunny have already solved a couple of murders . . . at least for the most part. But the Mastermind and her henchman are alive and well. They want to make sure that the Ghostcatcher and his intrepid paramour don't leave Norfolk . . . not while they're breathing.
The Secret Sharers
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 71,990. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Private Investigator Sam Dyke takes on a new client who asks for a straightforward job - he wants Dyke to follow him. But Dyke soon learns that this is a ruse to get him involved in a struggle between his client and the secret services of both Britain and the US, who are about to sign multi-million dollar contracts with a private security firm which has its own agenda ...
Skyjacker (A Private Detective Mystery Series of crime mystery novels Book 7 )
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Thomas Higgins goes to Hollow Hills to get money from his friend. One week later, he died after begin struck by a car. His wife hires French to go to Hollow Hills and look for his friend, Dennis Moore. Two hours after French arrives in the small, town; he finds evidence to proving it wasn’t an accident but cold-blooded murder instead.
Paradise Lost (A Joe Collins Mystery)
Series: Joe Collins Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Former cop Joe Collins goes after those serial killers who are a threat to society. Along with former partner Doris Linacre, he sets out to stop another bad guy, this time someone behind a series of missing women and kids -- gone, no trace left behind.
Suspicion- (A Private Detective Mystery Series of crime mystery novels Book 6)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jennifer is accused of murdering her estranged husband, Michael. She is a friend of Alex French's, a seasoned private investigator. The day Michael was gunned down, Jennifer was hanging out in a bar, she had a drink and could not remember anything else for the rest of the day. When Jennifer came to, she was in an apartment she has never seen before holding on to a small handgun, and Michael's
Seven
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Koans and killings, mayhem and metaphysics, the DoubleNickel Detective stories serve up the usual mix of characters, clues and conundrums. The main character is a brown paper sack, a mutt of mixed ancestry: his father Japanese, his mother Irish. He is sardonic. He drinks. Not your gentleman sleuth, but a private eye who lines up with the hard-boiled boys.
Wicked She Was Born
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,470. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Three Oklahoma detectives are baffled as they try and solve the murder of 101-year-old Mrs. Blackburn, a resident at the Rockford Terrace Nursing Home. They are taken on more twists and turns than a tornado. Truths will be uncovered about relationships while the detectives find unexpected clues in an obscure little town located in the Arkansas Mountains. Will the truth be found here?
Rich Man, Dead Man - 2nd book in the Tanner & Thibodaux Series
Series: Tanner & Thibodaux. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A rich man, his dead son, two private detectives who believe in justice and an underworld that grants any request of a wealthy murdering businessman. But when Tanner and Thibodaux learn the murderers darkest personal secrets, they can't allow him to go unpunished.
Homicide in Black & White - Book One of the Tanner & Thibodaux Series
Series: Tanner & Thibodaux. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tanner and Thibodaux turn the justice system upside down to ensure that the death of a young girl in a small town doesn't go unpunished. Their adversary? One of the wealthiest men in central Texas.