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Nick Gamble y el caso del barco ataud
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Price: Free! Words: 15,630. Language: Spanish. Published: May 6, 2012 by PÚLPito. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nick Gamble es duro (a veces), alcoholico (siempre) e investigador privado (excepto domingos y festivos). NICK GAMBLE es el sabueso mas perro de la ciudad.
Fatal Philosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A series of murders of prominent citizens rock Dallas. Detective Jason Colbert receives a coded message which ultimately leads him to the philosophy club and psychologist Doris Goodman. The motive for the murders eludes Jason and the reader is led through the twisted philosophy of the murderer to the next victim.
Vengeance
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Price: Free! Words: 100,270. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
As a law officer you watch it all from a distance. But what happens when it gets personal? What happens when its your family dying? John MacAllister had been a CID inspector for nearly twenty years and thought he had seen it all. He had too, but not through the eyes of a victim. This time it was personal with his own family involved. He discovered he too had a dark side. Set In Bristol, England.
Mister White: A Johnny Zero Casefile (#1)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In Miracle City, the cases are as unusual as the detective who solves them... Johnny Zero has a problem with magic. He's also the best gumshoe in town. But when he's hired by the most powerful man in the City to shut down a guy who's cheating the uncheatable roulette wheel at the Four Queens Casino, Johnny learns a thing or two about history - and himself.
The Electra File
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Series: The Jay Leicester Mysteries, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 60,120. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jay Leicester, P.I., is hired to find a missing sailboat which is eventually found scuttled offshore with the bodies of two individuals associated with the new gaming industry in Biloxi, Mississippi. After another killing, this of a mayoral candidate who openly opposed the gambling industry, much suspicion is directed towards casino officials. Leicester's mandate: Solve the case or die trying.
Blind Overlook
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Series: The Jay Leicester Mysteries, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Blind Overlook (FULL VERSION): A beautiful, enigmatic young woman who owns an art gallery in New Orleans hires Jay Leicester (pronounced "Lester") to travel to Maine where a body has been found fitting the description of her brother. Delving into this situation leads Leicester straight into a confrontation with the most powerful Mafia figure in the United States and many suspicious locals.
All Mixed Up
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Series: All Mixed Up, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wealthy, jealous and possessive husband takes unusual revenge on his beautiful wife's lover. Detective Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris needs to dig deep to get to the bottom of this one. The complete novella series is available in one hit, as All Mixed up, the complete series, or all eight can be purchased individually. Audio Version Available
Case of the Missing Million(Preview of Rex Mathers #3)
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Price: Free! Words: 14,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Rex Mathers, P.I., is called to the home of eccentric millionare Howard Jacobson, he's unsure of what he's getting himself into. It seems Howard had a million and a half dollars in cash stored in a safe in his house. Now all the money is gone with the only clue that Howard and his family were away for the weekend. Someone had to have broken in and stolen it. But who? And why?PREVIEW
Melody in Distress(Preview of Rex Mathers #4)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When sultry lounge singer Melody Harper begins recieving threatening notes, she fears someone is after her. She calls on Rex Mathers, P.I., to look into the matter. Rex is soon involved in his most dangerous case ever. Filled with babes and bullets, Melody in Distress, is a fast-paced mystery that's sure to thrill. Note: This is a preview containing the first few chapters only.
Valentine in Paris
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Price: Free! Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by Wild Wolf Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A Nick Valentine short story. Disgraced Great War hero, Nick Valentine returns to France for the first time since the war on what should be a routine information gathering assignment in post-war Paris. But things are never that simple. Not for Nick Valentine. Nick Valentine is the flawed hero of the full length novel, Noho. This short story includes an opening excerpt from Noho.
The Lost Girls
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Series: The Lost Girls, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,990. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The only thing hotter than the summers in Phoenix is the temper of a police detective who can’t figure out why young girls keep disappearing. Katalina Wimple is that detective. Her obsession with the missing girls makes her the best person for the job, but it also serves as a refuge from the problems in her own life.
A Witness Above (Frank Pavlicek series #1)
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Series: Frank Pavlicek, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 71,450. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Former homicide detective Frank Pavlicek is hunting with his red-tailed hawk when he finds it. A teenage boy’s body–barely concealed behind a pile of brush in a part of the forest Frank recently visited with his daughter, Nicole-with evidence linking to her. Days later, Nicole is in jail for murder. His past is coming back to haunt him. And his reputation–and life–are on the line…
Baltimore Stories: Volume Two
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Price: Free! Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mini-collection of short stories by Nik Korpon, author of Stay God, Old Ghosts and By the Nails of the Warpriest. Some are noir, some are literary, all take place in Baltimore.
Dreamcast
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Price: Free! Words: 80,500. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In Dreamcast, Travis, an art-student, dreams of his ex-girlfriend’s murder, and the next day discovers the nightmare to be true. In police interview, he confesses the dream and is arrested for exact knowledge of the crime. With the help of a psychologist, he finds that he has paranormal abilities and uses them manipulate the police to trap the real killer.
Quicksilver
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Price: Free! Words: 96,530. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A friends death launches Jack Danning onto a path of mayhem and retribution
Unleashed (Sydney Rye Series #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
The Sydney Rye series of mysteries features a strong female protagonist and her rescue dog, Blue. It is recommended for the 18+ who enjoy some violence, don't mind dirty language, and are up for a dash of sex. Not to mention an awesome, rollicking good mystery! UNLEASHED is the first novel in the series.
Scar Tissue
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Series: Lucky Lucas Novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ex-con Ray Rhodes’ claim he was framed on weapons and drug charges is only the beginning when former cop Lucky Lucas is reluctantly dragged into an investigation as a family favor. Lucas quickly finds himself mixing with crooked cops, Chinese assassins, and a broken family with a disturbing and dangerous history that leads to blackmail and murder.
The Heart of an Assassin
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Series: The Assassin Trilogy, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A young boy growing up on the streets of New York City, Tyler is exposed to both the good and bad of urban life. His future is determined by his relationship with a stranger, a drive by shooting and an uncle (a police officer) who ends up raising him. Twenty years later his thirst to make things right overshadow his need to fight crimes that take lives as easily as swatting flies.
The Ballad of Deuce Larry Long Jr
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Larry Long, Jr. tries to restart his life after a career in crime.
The Pickle My Little Friend
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Price: Free! Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The eighth victim in the Bicycle Chain murders is found dead on his living room floor grasping a paper bag containing a pickle. This latest clue takes Detective Jack Carter on a journey that changes his life forever and teaches him that things are not always what they seem.