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Perfect Sinners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ellen Harper is plunged deep into a murder investigation when she and her forensic department are called to the site of a double homicide involving corpses in the Chicago River. The second body, the daughter of a CPD Detective, also happens to be the subject of her dad's, Big Harv Patterson's, first case as a private detective. Was it a random act or was Ramona Ackles killed to send a message?
A Better Kind of Hate: Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 14, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The world will never be perfect. The world will never be all bad. It’s the middle we must embrace. This … A BETTER KIND OF HATE: STORIES by Beau Johnson.
Hard Prejudice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When the rape case DNA evidence disappears, no one knows who would want to see ghetto thug Duante Tucker get away with the crime. Hired by the victim’s parents, private eye Dan Reno dives in headlong, and soon finds himself marked for death. The action reaches a boiling point before an explosive conclusion that reveals a sinister plot and motivations that Reno never imagined.
Horse of a Different Color
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dallas PD Detective Thomas Mecana is on the hunt for a serial killer terrorizing the Lone Star State. Joining him is Darcie Connors, a young officer working her first murder case. With hard work, and some luck, Mecana and his partner discover a most-unusual serial killer case with murder in its very genes. They discover some evidence is so strange and unbelievable, it might be best left alone.
Smith's Monthly #38
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this thirty-eighth monthly volume the full novel The Deep Sunset: A Ghost of a Chance Novel, plus four short stories and the serialized nonfiction book Killing the Top Ten Sacred Cows of Publishing.
Lunatic City
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,840. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A salty cop with a beat on the streets of a moon colony has a vigilante M O and is suspended and forced to take on a private case while pursuing his partner’s murderer on his own.
Jack Hagee: No Torrent Like Greed
Series: Jack Hagee, Private Eye. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just weeks after the events of "Nothing Lasts Forever, Jack bets big on "a sure thing." To recoup his losses, Jack takes a case his inner voice tells him is best left untouched. What follows involves Jack and his friends with the Feds, The Russians, and an organization capable of blowing New York City off the map. It all begins as a simple investigation into an ice cream company.
Speed Metal Blues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,960. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It’s a two-for-one deal when a pair of rapists surface in South Lake Tahoe. The first is easy to catch, but the second, a Satanist suspected of a string of murders, is an adversary unlike any bounty hunter Dan Reno has faced. Reno knows that mayhem is inevitable unless he can capture his target quickly, but all bets are off when Reno’s partner Cody Gibbons decides it's time for payback.
Dying for the Highlife
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Jimmy Homestead’s glory days as a high school stud were a distant memory. His adulthood had amounted to little more than temporary jobs, petty crime, and discount whiskey. But he always felt he was special, and winning the Lotto proved it. Flush with millions, everything is great for Jimmy—until people from his past start coming out of the woodwork.
South of Cincinnati
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,530. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
They wouldn’t stop until they’d cornered the entire dope trade…SOUTH OF CINCINNATI, a Jon Catlett Crime Novel by Jonathan Ashley. 2nd in series.
Jack Hagee: Nothing Lasts Forever
Series: Jack Hagee, Private Eye. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
When Jack Hagee decides to form his own detective agency, someone marks the occasion with military-grade fireworks. Once he dusts himself off, Hagee flies to Hong Kong to get revenge on the culprit. While he's at it, he might recover three-billion dollars.
Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I. ZOMNIBUS
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,180. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Back from the dead, back on the case! Dive into the world of Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I. with this omnibus of the first full novel and a collection of individual cases.
Jack Hagee: Something For Nothing
Series: Jack Hagee, Private Eye. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A killer stalks the streets of New York, outlining his victims in chalk -- and soon everyone is hunting "The Outliner", including Jack Hagee, private eye. While waiting for a break in the "Outliner" case, a vicious street gang demands “tribute” from one of his Chinatown clients.
Chicago Jazz
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the hot summer of 1933, Chicago Detective Tony Alfano is stunned by the violent death of a young Italian woman. As the Chicago World’s Fair excitedly anticipates the celebrated arrival of Mussolini’s twenty-four flying boats, more murdered bodies are discovered. Is this the work of a deranged psychopath? Will Alfano find and stop the murderer before they can kill again? Will the fair be closed?
Chicago Swing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In Depression racked Chicago, three people crash into each other, each hoping for vengeance, redemption, and salvation. For veteran Chicago detective Tony Alfano he thought he’d seen it all, but today wasn’t like most mornings: five bombings in the Loop, a case of missing dynamite, and a dead Serbian off Washington St.. Can he stop the killer or will the killer get to him first?
American Static
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 89,240. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
AMERICAN STATIC by Tom Pitts. “A hot dose of pure adrenaline that will leave you gasping for breath and begging for more.” —Owen Laukkanen.
Goldfinches
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,450. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
GOLDFINCHES, a Novel by Ryan Sayles. “No one does fractured domestic noir like Ryan Sayles.” —Joe Clifford, author of the Jay Porter series
The Puritan's Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
London 1713. A half mad preacher is stalking Cripplegate, violently accosting drinkers and whores alike. When the body of a young prostitute is found, suspicion naturally falls on him, but who is he? And why does Jonathan Wild, newly appointed thief taker, suspect there is more to it than meets the eye. As the murder count rises, Wild finds himself torn between the easy answer and the right one.
Leadfoot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
LEADFOOT by Eric Beetner. A McGraw Novel (2nd in series). “Eric Beetner seems to have a formula that he has used for every book he has published: Fun plot + believable characters + witty dialogue + breakneck pace = novel that knocks your socks off.” —Regular Guy Reading Noir
Rumrunners
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,850. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
RUMRUNNERS by Eric Beetner. A McGraw Crime Novel (1st in series). “Eric Beetner seems to have a formula that he has used for every book he has published: Fun plot + believable characters + witty dialogue + breakneck pace = novel that knocks your socks off.” —Regular Guy Reading Noir

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