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Bonepile
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,020. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young girl in a small town wants Mitch Roberts to free her brother on death row.
The Merch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,040. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the genteel heart of Charleston, SC, a secret buried for forty-four years, is resurrected with dire implications for all concerned.The Merch is a taut, viscerally acute mystery set in 1970, when the Holy City known to modern day tourists and romantics was the best kept secret in America and The Merchant Seaman’s Club was the hottest nightclub on the east coast.
Primary Storm: The Special Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,930. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In his sixth book in the Lewis Cole series, mystery author Brendan DuBois takes a look at the special kind of madness that descends upon New Hampshire every four years during its presidential primary.
American, Die. A Philip Eckstein Thriller
Series: A Philip Eckstein Thriller. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In his newest adventure, sly private dick Philip Eckstein enters the shadowy world of spies and whistleblowers.
Contrappasso Magazine: Noir Issue: International Writing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A special noir-themed issue of Contrappasso Magazine, an independent journal of international writing. This one's a grab bag of essays, interviews, and new and classic poetry focusing on noir in film and fiction.
The Puppet Master
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,400. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Noir of the Future In an alternate time line, technology has advanced civilization where within a few years the world is several centuries ahead. Even though advanced, crime still happens, only now criminals have new ways to cover their tracks. Private eye Martti Seppanen tracks crooks in a Los Angeles that noir detectives would hardly recognize.
Blood on Hampton Beach
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,200. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Dan Marlowe stumbles across the body of Hampton Beach’s premier landlord, he unexpectedly finds himself facing death from a cast of suspects who don’t have any qualms about using him for pistol-whipping practice or inviting him to a cookout where he could end up the toasted marshmallow. Dan must find the woman’s killer—and fast. Before a Hampton police detective hangs her murder on Dan.
Buried Dreams: The Special Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,820. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In his fifth book in the Lewis Cole series, mystery author Brendan DuBois spins a tale of history and deceit on the coastline of New Hampshire. Lewis' friend, an amateur historian, is convinced the Vikings had settled the area more than a thousand years ago. But when the evidence is found and his friend is murdered, and the evidence then disappears, Lewis goes on a dangerous quest for justice.
Nina tenía razón
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,090. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
La vida del protagonista se complica cuando acepta el encargo de una mujer que después aparecerá asesinada con su arma, incriminándole como principal sospechoso.
Jerarquía del Derecho
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,930. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Carlos Sebal, Inspector Jefe de policía en Madrid, recibe una llamada. Un Diputado del Congreso se ha estrellado con su avioneta.
Lust, Money & Murder - Book 4, Cattoretti's Return
Series: Lust, Money & Murder. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,930. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Cat always lands on his feet! After being kicked over a cliff into the Mediterranean Sea, Italian criminal mastermind Giorgio Cattoretti has lost everything...including his left eye. Join Cattoretti on his quest for revenge as he hides out on the island of Cyprus, avoids the Russian mafia, and painstakingly plans the biggest art crime in history. The Cat is back!
Blind Woman's Bluff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Their former partner betrayed criminals Mike Zeeman and Tio Menotti and now she wants to hire them for a job. The job, it turns out, is stealing diamonds from a blind woman--which sounds easy. But Zeeman and Menotti don't know a crazy man and a Russian mobster are also after the diamonds, or that their partner has her own plans. Then there's the blind woman all of them take too lightly.
Kill Game: A Cold Poker Gang Mystery
Series: Cold Poker Gang, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
USA Today bestselling author Dean Wesley Smith takes you into the world of his acclaimed novel Dead Money with a new series about a group of retired Las Vegas Police detectives playing poker and solving cold cases.
Double Play
Price: Free! Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After Brett, a hot baseball prospect, and his wife are killed in a car crash, an attorney hires Clay Hart to look into the accident. The attorney believes he's seen Brett's wife, Emma, alive and well, since the accident. And as Clay tries to figure out what happened to Emma, he discovers that Brett was mixed up with Ramsey, a notorious local gambler who runs underground card games in the area.
The Sin Room (Clean Version)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,320. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Unspeakable Danger lurks when an aspiring high school model turns to stripping and gets drawn into the life of a wealthy man with a secret mistress and a psychotic wife. Murder and kidnapping only hint at how deep the secrets are buried in this unconventional mystery. A guilty pleasure with an ending that will leave you sucker-punched!
Bad For Business
Series: Cyber Detective, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 25,800. Language: American English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Adrian Shetler has had a stroke of bad luck. The window of his PI office has been broken by the body of a dead woman. Law Enforcement Agents of the orbital city largely ignore the crime and don't start an investigation. This is not acceptable to Adrian and he chooses to take on the case himself. However, the killer is quickly covering their tracks. Can he find them before they escape?
Snatched!: A Kate and Craig Suspense Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The daughter of a Texas mayor is kidnapped. Enter Private Investigators Kate McHaney and Craig Dawson. Their job-Find the kidnappers and get the girl home safely. But murder happens. Twice. And bullets fly, both at and from the tumultuous partnership of McHaney and Dawson.
Joe Ganzer Adventures
Price: Free! Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A fortune in Nazi stolen art leaves a London port. Among the treasures, the infamous Maltese Falcon… 
Immortal Bones - Detective Saussure Mysteries - Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the 1950s, Richard Saussure is a Private Detective with a reputation for never leaving a job unfinished. A man named Lord Hurlingthon contacts him, requesting his abilities to solve a deeply personal mystery: Hugh Hurlingthon is two hundred and thirteen years old and can't die. Saussure will have to discover if this man is telling the truth, and if so, why he can't cease to exist.
The Celestial Op
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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A nod -- and a wink -- to Dashiell Hammett. A nameless operative for the Celestial Detective agency investigates a crime scene.