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The Bends
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 96,010. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Maggie May has only weeks until graduation when Edward Gripp, a wealthy benefactor and the architect of Maggie’s art college, goes missing from a campus Halloween party.
The Bottom Dwellers
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 93,750. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Bioengineer and Party Girl…Lindsey Nolan has it all: inventions paying large dividends, a dream job in the scientific village of Woods Hole, Massachusetts, and a stable of eager playmates. But when Lindsey wakes up in rehab with no memory of how she got there, her world is turned upside down.
Bite Harder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,920. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
BITE HARDER, sequel to the award-winning HARD BITE by Anonymous-9. “It is unique and vicious and bloody funny but what kept me turning pages deep into the night was its heart. I loved Hard Bite, and Bite Harder is even better, stronger, wilder.” —Anthony Award nominee Josh Stallings, author of Beautiful, Naked & Dead
Hard Bite
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
HARD BITE by Anonymous-9, based on the winner of Spinetingler Magazine’s Best Short Story on the Web, 2009, and winner of the Readers’ Choice Award 2012 The House of Crime and Mystery (Canada) and Top 5 Debut Novels of 2013 BookPeople/MysteryPeople, Austin, TX.
Desert Ice
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Shorebird Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A missing Marine and stolen diamonds lead Private Eye Skylar Drake to Sin City in 1955, where the women are beautiful and almost everything is legal—except murder. Drake is forced to choose between the right and wrong side of the law. Common sense tells him to go back to L.A., but his gut tells him to find the Marine
Blood Children
Series: Madness Reports. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » General
The world has gone crazy, thankfully Detective Jamie Murrow already is.
Dad's Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After Adam Nelson learned the sad news of his father's death, he flew home to settle dad's estate. Upon learning that dad owned very little, he began to wonder what his father's legacy was. When he is forced to confront those responsible for his father's death, he will learn what his father left him.
The Architect of Regret
Price: Free! Words: 26,970. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Abner Fain, the lead detective of New Zune is not a man of justice or in-justice. Besides having the good guys title he was definitely not a role model. Usually, he is on the hunt, not to save the day but to psychologically understand the villain.
Rain Drops: Three Free Samples
Price: Free! Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Collection of three FREE samples by #1 bestselling author, J.R. Rain, including: MOON DANCE DARK HORSE WINTER WIND
Striking Out
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tommy Vincent is a journeyman baseball with a dark secret. Sydney Carter is a failed actress turned private investigator. When Sydney learns of Tommy's dark secret, they wind up on a collision course toward a meeting that could be deadly for one of them.
Burning Moon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,090. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
BURNING MOON, a Wil Hardesty novel by Richard Barre. 5th in series. “[Barre] is a lyrical prose stylist, as adept at creating flesh-and-blood characters as anyone working with pen and ink, a tale spinner of the highest order.” —Dennis Lehane, author of Mystic River
The Body of the Crime
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
While fighting his depression, Isaac Callahan sees a mysterious woman standing on the sidewalk. No one else seems to be aware of her, yet he keeps seeing her. Who is she? What does she want? And what connection does she have to the disappearance of a tourist a year ago? The Body of the Crime is approximately 5600 words.
Deep Within (The Baldoni Files Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,280. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Anchor Group. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Angelo Baldoni is no stranger to violence. As a Veteran Homicide Detective for Detroit he has seen his fair share of crime. After coming to terms with the loss of his fiancé, he has a new look on life and a new relationship blossoming. When bodies start popping up all over Detroit, Angelo and Bobby are sent to solve a new string of murders. But things are not always what they seem...
Blackheart Highway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,570. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
BLACKHEART HIGHWAY, a Wil Hardesty Novel by Richard Barre. 4th in series. “An excellent series.” —Booklist
Road Gig
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
ROAD GIG, a crime novella by Trey R. Barker. Also included is BLOOD EVIDENCE, a Barefield story.
Mosaic in Red
Price: Free! Words: 98,610. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Richard Corbin is a private detective who is hired to find a wealthy socialite's runaway daughter. On the way, he will uncover a tale of exploitation and victimization, by those whom we should trust the most.
Swann's Last Song
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,470. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
SWANN’S LAST SONG, a Henry Swann mystery by Charles Salzberg. 1st in series. “Salzberg’s a hell of a writer. He delivers thrills, insight and plenty of laughs. Swann is a very cool take on the classic P.I.” — Andrew Klavan, author of True Crime and Don’t Say a Word
Donahue - The Man With No Left Shoe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,180. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
A booze-addled, perpetually broke, down-on-his-luck private dick finds himself sprawled across the floor of his dingy office, with two dead bodies. One is the client who just hired him, the other his faithful secretary. The client’s left shoe is missing. In late-1970s L.A., Jake Donahue searches for a mastermind of startling proportions, at the same time fighting for justice, and his very life.
The Butler Did I.T.: A Crag Banyon Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,770. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Crag Banyon is a two-fisted P.I. with a heart of gold and a liver of stainless steel. This time around, Banyon doesn't know who hired him, who is trying to kill him or why everyone's being so maddeningly polite about it all.
Bindings & Spines
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,180. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Private Investigator Jonathan Alvey has problems. If his addiction to magic doesn’t kill him, going clean will. Malignant gnomes are out for his blood and his office space. His simple divorce case turns into a murder investigation, with a worthless spell book endangering his client’s life. And a new necromancer has come to town; one Alvey must prevent from unleashing the undead on New Hades.