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Decker P.I. Deathsong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A country music legend arrest for a murder he didn't commit calls on old friend Sam Decker to prove him innocent
All Chickens Must Die: A Benjamin Wade Mystery
Series: Benjamin Wade, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
May 1940: Benjamin Wade, PI, suppresses his laughter and pride to take the case of Elmer Smith, farmer, whose flock of chickens is scheduled for slaughter. It seems like a simple paycheck. He zeroes in on a central question: What really happened the night police chased someone through Smith’s farm? Wade isn’t the only one asking that question, but he could be the only one who might die for it.
Detective for Hire: Jake Hancock Private Investigator series Book Two
Series: Jake Hancock Private Investigator. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,300. Language: American English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Hollywood-based private investigator Jake Hancock has just found out his sister and nephew have been kidnapped. He'll stop at nothing to get them back, until he finds out that their kidnapping is related to a part of his social life he'd rather have nothing to do with. *First book in series is free*
Jesse Garon
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jesse Garon is the story of Philadelphia Private Investigator Phil Allman's pursuit of Jesse, the first in a series featuring Allman, a P.I. with a hard-boiled yet modern sensibility, sensitivity, and sense of humor.
Black Is Back (Quentin Black Mystery #4)
Series: Quentin Black Mystery, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Black and Miri get thrown into the middle of a high-profile case when one of Miri’s ex-clients becomes the next victim of an infamous serial killer known as “the Templar.” When the Templar continues to cut a swath through San Francisco, his victims change, following a new pattern that appears to have Miri at its center. Book four in the psychic romance and paranormal mystery series, Quentin Black.
Not Dead Yet
Price: Free! Words: 56,690. Language: Australian English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Private investigator Gary Maddox scratches out a living doing personal injuries surveillance. A mother asks him to find out who killed her drug-dealer son. The son deserved to die. But the mother deserves justice and offers Gary a lot of money. Soon he's battling drug dealers, corrupt cops, hit-men and murderers. They try to rub him out. But he's well-armed, and not dead yet.
Scar Tissue
Series: Mr. Finn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,940. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Underground private investigator, Finn Harding, returns in this fast-paced, gripping crime thriller. When Finn discovers an acquaintance, Dr. Daryl Jennings, is entangled in a fentanyl smuggling operation, he negotiates a deal with the head of an Indianapolis criminal organization to earn the doctor’s freedom. But freedom doesn’t come cheap.
Hollywood Detective: Jake Hancock Private Investigator series Book One
Series: Jake Hancock Private Investigator. Price: Free! Words: 45,140. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Jake Hancock, probably Hollywood's best private investigator, is thrown an ethical dilemma when investigating who a client's biological father is.
Ferson's Betrayal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,980. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Marty Fenton, a PI-turned-psychology-grad-student, dives deep into a cold case as he attempts to solve the long-ago murder of a young woman killed during the Civil Rights Movement.
Bad Beat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,720. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The Cold Poker Gang consists of a group of retired Las Vegas Police detectives getting together once a week to play cards and work to solve cold cases. Retired Detectives Bayard Lott and Julia Rogers stand at an unmarked grave in the desert, about ready to close a thirty-year-old cold case of a missing woman. But what appears from that grave keeps their case very much open. Cold Poker Gang, Book 4
Brutal Fight Stories
Series: Victim City Stories, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The Bleeding Skull faces his own greatest challenge, a cage match to the death against an unstoppable foe, a killing machine beyond pain, beyond reason. Wallow in the crimes of the Blacktop Devils. Wade through the blood-soaked path of the Murder Man.
Buzz Kill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,380. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Sandeen agrees to look into the mysterious disappearance of Phillip 'Buzz' Holland, he doesn't expect to confront members of a criminal conspiracy who will do anything to keep their secrets hidden.
The Bushido Way/a Sam Phillips Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,570. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The body bags are adding up fast as first year private detective Sam Phillips and his troubled enforcer Armstrong Jones dish out hard boiled action as they protect a young Japanese gang member hide out from a new Asian crime syndicate targeting him for a hit.
A New Man Jacob Mallory Mystery #1
Series: Jacob Mallory Mysteries · Pine Bluff Mysteries. You set the price! Words: 63,750. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Private Detective Jacob Mallory flees St. Louis running from the past he finds himself stranded in a small town during the worst ice storm in Missouri history. The weather isn't the only thing cold because when 15 year old Haley Murphy goes missing Jacob finds himself caught up in the middle of a drug war and trying to help a grieving father find is missing daughter.
Air Force Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,970. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Master Sergeant Al Templeton disappeared one fine day in 1977. The Air Force listed him as a deserter. Thirty-five years later, Templeton's son talks Sandeen into investigating that disappearance. Doing so uncovers a web of intrigue and a nest of spies.
Ebony Continental
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,450. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In 1987, Kristina Bonner was the All-American girl—beautiful, smart, athletic and wealthy. On the night of her senior prom, she disappeared. Almost thirty years later, Sandeen decides to look into the matter, and learns that small towns don't want their secrets known.
Can't Dance Forever
Series: Wolf Mallory Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,200. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015 by Lesli Richardson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
[83.2k words, private detective, Florida mystery, suspense] After a string of brutally gruesome murders shocks the normally sedate Porto Cielo area, Wolf Mallory must call upon his secret past in order to see justice done. Can he find the mysterious Mr. Cold and bring an end to the killing spree before it’s too late for the people he loves?
Marlow: Dark Waters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,690. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When Vern Brisbane is murdered after docking his shrimp boat, the Key West Police think it was a random killing. But Brisbane’s daughter Lilly disagrees. She hires Rick Marlow to look into the shrimper’s death and what he finds is a smuggling operation that is using shrimp boats to smuggle in both drugs and people. Marlow must navigate the Dark Waters to get the man behind it all.
Gold Digger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From the pen of R. Archer. Outstanding author of crime fiction comes a tale of a Private Detective with a style and class of his own. Forget Sam Spade, Mike Hammer and Phillip Marlowe.
The Secret Cabal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Ben Casey, a fired crime reporter, stumbles upon the story of a life time. A story that illuminates who is responsible for all the evil acts that take place in the world. He discovers a conspiracy that puts his life in jeopardy, but he is determined to see it to the end and write his story.

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