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Hard Up! A Tale of Champion City
Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In Hard Up! A Tale of Champion City, the first story in J. Walt Layne’s From the Pen of…, a man with no name and a monkey on his back roll into Champion City in the wee hours. There's no rest for a man in trouble with the mob. Personal demons and dead bodies revisit a man hard up and down on his luck.
The Preyers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,690. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Book six in the Eddie Pannoni crime thriller series, starring Eddie Pannoni, the deep undercover alter ego of Detective Ernie Lijoi, Sr. in his continuing battle against gangsters, drug lords and assassins in a fight to the finish.
Charles Boeckman Presents: The Coldest Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Pulp Author Charles Boeckman gifted the Pulp world with many characters of all types that deserved to live beyond the stories that birthed them. And Author R. P. Steeves has written a tale based on Mr. Boeckman’s work that is the first Pro Se Single Shot in the Boeckman imprint- The Coldest Case!
Gomes & A Murder of Confessions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A dying detective takes what might be his last case… A man surrounded in mystery investigates the murder of a prominent doctor's wife... Two hardboiled short mysteries from the author of Herbie's Diner!
Heads Up
Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Five years ago, the police department was shattered when a psychotic hit man turned his rage against homicide detectives and their families. Now, the evidence suggests that the same killer has returned.
Death of a Dog and other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: American English. Published: January 22, 2015 by PetrelPublications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A collection eight tales of crime and mystery, criminals, and everyday people caught up in the events.
Unfinished Business
Series: Ace Stubble. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Everyone in the Dearborn family—the living, the dead, and the mentally ill—has a secret or two, and Ace Stubble can’t avoid getting caught up in all of them. It doesn’t help that the ghostly matriarch's granddaughter is willing to do anything to keep Ace from the truth. It’s all such a mess that no one—neither the living nor the dead—seems aware that there’s bigger trouble brewing in the house.
The Nemo Murders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detectives Nick Greer and Sonny Madison are on the trail of a serial killer who calls himself Nemo. Is he real? Or is it a ploy to mislead the detectives? The list of victims grows as does the list of suspects while the detectives struggle to find the one common denominator to connect them all. Even the most honorable aren't exempt from the effects of vengeance, evil, infidelity, and jealousy. . .
El día en que paró la música
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,670. Language: Spanish. Published: January 6, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nueva entrega del inspector Tomás Silva, una apasionante novela negra, como precuela de su anterior libro
Dead Rednecks #3: Dead Rednecks on a Friday Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Hoss Qualls doesn't take it kindly when a couple of thugs lean on his little brother Howard – it seems Howard's investigations are hitting too close to home for someone. Can Hoss solve the case despite the interference of his old enemies in the sheriff's department... and the help of his bumbling brother?
Dead Rednecks #2: Dead Rednecks in the Holler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Hoss Qualls returns to his hometown after learning that his cousin Bucky has been shot dead in the woods, along with an old enemy from Hoss's criminal past. He's determined to get to the bottom of it – if his family doesn't drive him crazy first.
All Great Neptune's Ocean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Charles Weaver's investigative reporting got too close to mobster Albert Rossi, the gang leader ordered him killed. Weaver survived, but lost everything -including the love of his life. Now he plans to repay Rossi in kind -by destroying the one good, decent thing in the mobster's life, his daughter. But he may destroy his own soul in the process...
No Picnic
Series: Jim Nash Adventures, #7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jim is back in Mexico to come to the aid of a former flame that just happens to be handy with a knife. This time, he’s starting out with a boatload of trouble already on board. Two women who won’t allow him to say no to their demands insist on coming along for the ride. It’s a foregone conclusion that this trip will definitely not be going well for Jim. Jim Nash Adventure #7.
Deadly Cove: The Special Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,920. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the seventh book in the acclaimed Lewis Cole detective series, magazine columnist and former Department of Defense research analyst Lewis Cole is covering an anti-nuclear protest when gunfire breaks out, injuring his journalist friend and killing a charismatic activist.
Who!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Revenge is a dish best served cold. In some cases, dead cold.
Dead False
Price: Free! Words: 60,390. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Tessellate Media. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A must-read for fans of noir crime fiction. A manuscript worth killing for.
Puzzle of Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,710. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Private Detective Jake Wayde doesn’t know why he received a letter containing a piece of a puzzle. However, he soon realizes that he’s in the middle of a deadly search for ten million dollars in cash and a world changing chemical formula. It’s now kill or be killed. It now becomes his task to stop the killing spree caused by the late, vengeful and renowned chemist, Dr. Fredrick Rhineman.
Deadlight
Series: The Bequia Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,050. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
A DEADLY ENDGAME…AND A COUNTRY’S FATE HANGS ON THE OUTCOME
Golems, Goons and Cold Stone Bitches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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One of the most original detective characters ever created returns for his second adventure! Nikki Nelson- Hicks' Jake Istenhegyi, the Accidental Detective, returns for a new adventure in the Pro Se Single Shot Signature Series- GOLEMS, GOONS, AND COLD STONE BITCHES!
Sweetie and the Stranger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jeff Fletcher retires young and seeks peace and quiet in Scottsdale, Arizona. But when he meets up with his old dream girl, he finds mayhem in a dark world of deception, corruption, blackmail, murder, and sexual exploitation. The key players in this world aren’t what they seem. Some are better, but many of them are much worse.