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Hot Sinatra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Moss Cole is a private detective, the kind you thought only existed in old movies and afternoon reruns. He's smart, talented, sometimes even charming. You'd think he could find a better gig than carrying on his grandfather's legacy as a 'Private Dick.' All Cole wants is a good cup of coffee and some Hot Sinatra. If only he can stay alive--and in one piece--long enough to find it.
Primal Creatures
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,530. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite sleuth, returns in his third full-length novel. If you like New Orleans (and who doesn't?) check out this book.
All Things Being Equal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Max was a finder of lost things: hearts, loves, dreams, and, in this case, brothers. He was minding his own business when he is embroiled in the search for a lovely lady's brother. Everyone says he's left with the family funds but she knows better!
Deadly Turn: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
If he hadn't turned into the rest stop for a nature call, Deacon Bishop never would have heard about the hundred million dollars--or gotten involved with his favorite Mafia family, the Portellos. But he did make the stop--and gave a lift to the woman who claimed to be a Fed. Bishop would do a lot for a hundred million... and a few dead bodies aren't that big a concern. Rita Portello, though...
Finn's Golem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,850. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Equal parts noir detective story and speculative fiction thriller, Finn's Golem is a fast-paced one-two punch from the author of Black Jack Justice and the Tales of the Red Panda adventure series.
Bloodlinks
Series: A Garreth Mikaelian Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,490. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Two years ago Garreth Mikaelian was turned into a vampire by the seductive Lane Barber. He tracked her to a small Kansas town and when she tried to kill him, killed her. He thought. But a call comes from his old partner in San Francisco that seems to indicate Lane is still alive. Garreth goes to San Francisco to find out. He determines that she *is* dead. But now someone is killing vampires...
Scrambled Hard-Boiled
Price: Free! Words: 79,690. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Mickey Spillane meets the Canterbury Tales. When you need to hire a bastard to get the job done, contact Jay Dafoe, private investigator. He’s in the Yellow Pages. Dafoe is an unscrupulous, greedy, profane man. His only redeeming feature is that he’s brutally honest both about his amoral nature and in his sardonic observations of the dark side of the world he has embraced. Nothing is sacred.
Dying Voices
Series: Carl Burns Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Pecan City, Texas, is a quiet, uneventful town. Hartley Gorman is a sedate, fundamentalist college. English professor Carl Burns is about to begin yet another year in such a place, with only the eccentricities of his fellow teachers to entertain him. Even Burns, perpetual worrier that he is, envisions the worst of his problems to be the pigeons that have roosted in the attic above his office.
Ein Koffer voll Blut. Ein Philip Eckstein Thriller
Series: Ein Philip Eckstein Thriller, Book 1. Price: $4.28 USD. Words: 43,130. Language: German. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Philip Eckstein ist Privatdetektiv in Berlin. Nicht die übliche Sorte. Das merkt man schnell. Eines Abends steht diese Blondine in seiner Tür, Amanda. Sie sucht ihren Bruder, sagt sie. Ein harmloser Job, der in eine leichengepflasterte Hetzjagd ausartet – der Jagd nach einem Koffer voll Blut.
Ueda Sensei Vomits on the Garbage of Humanity
Series: The Ueda Sensei Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,740. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Book 2 in the Ueda Sensei Chronicles. Ueda Sensei and Otto return in a new round of adventures that delve into Ueda's dark past and explore the strangest corners of San Francisco and beyond. Not for the mellow-hearted.
Insatiable (A Sydney Rye Novel, #3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,620. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Private Detective, Sydney Rye, is living a simple, disciplined life in London. When a dangerous man from her past calls, Rye finds she cannot turn him away. Robert Maxim explains that the daughter of a powerful friend has gone missing and he wants Rye to find her. In exchange he offers her something she had given up hope of ever having; freedom from her past.
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: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,470. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Seattle, 1907. In “the wickedest city in America” an idealistic nurse tries to help an abandoned child, only to find herself lured into a gang war for the city’s red-light district by a sophisticated prostitute with friends in too many places, and a handsome Irish detective who thinks he can get away with murder — and he’s done it often enough to know. A hard-boiled tale of love and betrayal.
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).
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.