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Kiss The Ladies Goodnight: (Jake Legato Private Investigator Series 1)
Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jake Legato was a detective for the Minneapolis Police department. But a really bad decision turned him into an ex-detective. Now he's a bouncer at a strip club in a dangerous neighborhood. When a serial killer targets several strippers for a series of gruesome murders, he's forced to put his detective hat back on -- because now he's the suspect.
Legend of the Hour
Price: Free! Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
20 years ago the Lynchman’s Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend—it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for total war beneath, his identity will be revealed at last.
Crímenes Diabólicos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: Spanish. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Un terrible caso para el agente especial del FBI Ethan Bush y el famoso exorcista padre Salas
A Lynchman's Owl
Price: Free! Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
20 years ago the Lynchman’s Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend—it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for total war beneath, someone has come looking, and his identity will be at last
The Kidnapping
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jack Lord and Belle were given the job to find, and help a Mrs Landly escape from some kidnapper, that had taken her, and demanded several million dollars for her relies. Belle in her own car supplied with a tracking device, made it possible for Jack Lord to follow the car, and when he had the kidnappers address, he contacted the police, and the kidnappers were taken to long prison term.
Hard Times
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Why are these things always so hard? Johns are dying in Barnstow. It was bound to happen eventually, in a city where legal prostitution is a big part of the tourist industry, but not so many so fast. And of course, if there are dead bodies in Barnstow, Detective Jimmy Delaney isn’t far away. “Hard Times" is a detective story with sci-fi elements, the sixth in the Detective Jimmy Delaney series.
Devil's In The Details
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Grok had been a scout in the Border Wars for nearly twenty years. Twenty years of selling his bow and sending winged death to countless foes. Old and tired of the killing; a sheriff’s position in a sleepy country town seemed like just the thing. But the monster that Grok must defeat will require all his cunning and strength to defeat. He will win, or die trying. Running is a game for the young.
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
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: 10,200. 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
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.

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