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The Big Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016 by Metal Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jewel thief Johnny D's had a pretty sweet setup as a successful criminal who moonlights as the masked crime-fighter, the Grey Ghost. At least until someone frames Johnny D's for murder, forcing him to don the Ghost's mask and team up with the mysterious Phantom Detective to clear his own name! "The Big Fall" is an adventure in the greatest tradition of classic pulp fiction!
Killing Them Softly
Series: Detective Jimmy Delaney, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a strange series of coincidences, young women start dying in Barnstow. Detective Jimmy Delaney doesn't believe in coincidences - and he's doubly suspicious when his irresistible nemesis Diana hires him to solve the murders. But can he stop the killer before they strike again? “Killing Them Softly" is a detective story with sci-fi elements, and the fifth in the Detective Jimmy Delaney series.
Eye for an Eye Inc. - Welcome to the Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cops go to him for help when they can't connect the dots. Families go to him when the justice system doesn't work. Sometimes they overlap, and for the right price, he'll take care of it. He'll make them pay. The same way the victim suffered, so to shall they suffer. Whatever the crime, if the price is right, he'll dole out the justice.
Whosoever Believeth
You set the price! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
his dialogue driven mystery puts a spin on DNA evidence and cyber-crime that has yet to be explored. Dive into the world of manipulation and internet scandal that comes to a small Appalachian town. You'll think twice before you link a single fiber of evidence to a suspect again.
The Scent of the Crime
Series: Detective Jimmy Delaney, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Detective Jimmy Delaney finds himself involved in yet another murder. He knows something smells in Barnstow, but can he use that to find the killer? "The Scent of the Crime" is a speculative detective fiction, set slightly in the future, and the fourth in the Detective Jimmy Delaney series.
Красная борода
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: Russian. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Нуар о художнице, которая бежит от прошлого в "город грехов" и вынуждена противостоять "элите общества". Вне закона. Против течения. До конца.
Laney's Last Day
Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
On his last day before retirement, Senior Sergeant Gordon 'Laney' Lane is walking the beat he used to walk. He has an appointment with death.
You Are The Ghetto
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A young ghetto dweller rips off a drug dealer, killing the dealer.. The young ghetto dweller takes the dead drug dealer's car and runs. A vicious killer is dispatched by the drug dealers. The killer tracks down the ghetto dweller. There's then a confrontation between the ghetto dweller and the killer. The young ghetto dweller has left the ghetto, but the ghetto hasn't left the ghetto dweller.
A Missing Young Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After a hectic Halloween day with more candy than they had ever expected, eight years old Annabelle wanted to go over to one of her girlfriends, to find out what she had received.On the way back home Annabelle was kidnapped by two men. The men, Joachim and Al;ex had been well paid to kidnap Annabelle. She got hold of the men's gun, and after shooting one, the police came and arrested the two.
Park Ave (Part 4) - A Charles Splints Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Charles Splints awakened something during his time on East Ave. The city of Brooksend is being overrun by the supernatural as Splints finds himself tangled up in another bizarre case. This time the people of Brooksend aren't who they appear to be, some even showcasing special shape-shifting abilities. Does Splints have what it takes to end this case before it spreads too far?
The Marriage Swindler: A Lucien Caye short story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Two women calling themselves ‘wives-in-law’ hire Private Eye Lucien Caye to find their missing husband. They unknowingly married the same man and want him found. It doesn’t take long for Lucien to discover this marriage swindler married seven women in New Orleans and is about to marry number eight. When you mix seven jilted wives with a lothario – you have a recipe for murder with Lucien Caye in t
The Exciting Adventures of Life in General
Series: An Ollie Reed Mystery · mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A brief foray turns disastrous for LA detective Ollie Reed.
The Nursery
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Crime
While investigating the disappearance of a girl, P.I. Arnold Cheek finds himself caught in a web of confusion and deceit, where his own actions and thoughts can’t even be trusted, and the everyday horrors of his life and his world are nothing compared to the horrors he’ll find in the Nursery.
Mysterious Blood Relatives (Part III of Obscure Blood)
Price: Free! Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detective Lawman Octa is supposed to hunt down criminals to face justice. Instead, he has embarked on a quest to take justice into his own hands by finding and killing his own brother, Juan. Ever since Juan murdered Octa’s wife and disappeared, Octa has been in the grips of a deadly obsession with revenge.
Karala Garbha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: Kannada. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A Kannada Detective novel about a 30-year old investigation into the past of a celebrity actress to a Coastal town is mired in mystery and Detective Vijay with his lawyer Lucy have their hands full in unravelling this suspenseful case
Ready Reference Treatise: And Then There Were None
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
According the author, “And Then There Were None” was the most difficult book for her to write. When the book was first published in Britain, it was titled “Ten Little Niggers.”
Mysterios Bood Relatives: Hard-boiled and Noir-esque
Price: Free! Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This mystery/thriller plot will make your blood run cold. It is a must-read plot. Obscure Blood series is getting darker than its beginning. Detective Octa grows more vigorous and deadly in each chapters.
East Ave (A Charles Splints Case)
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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A note is left at the door by quick footsteps containing an address. Splints follows it to learn there's more than just crime bosses and thieves in Brooksend, but the supernatural as well.
The Vandal's Shadow
Price: Free! Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When an unknown substance on a public sundial is thought to be evidence of foul play, Detective Wyatt Kask is called in by the police to help determine the nature of the crime. Over the course of the night, Kask and the Sheriff of Wellington are pulled into a bizarre labyrinth of industrial espionage.
I Justice: One Lethal Kiss Private Eye Thriller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
THRILLER Detective Vic Morgan is given a narcotic and then incriminating photo of him, and a prostitute were taken. Obviously someone is trying to ruin the honest cop’s career, and he seeks help from his friend, Private Detective Randall Stone. However, Detective Morgan’s problems get much worse when he tied to the murder of his snitch shot with the detective’s pistol.