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The Shrinking Nuts Case
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In this full length spoofy novel Jake Simon, a crude old-school private-eye that usually does divorce or lost dog work, describes a weird case. He doesn't believe in trolls, elves, magic or marriage, but that begins to change when he wakes up two-foot-six and not six-foot-two. He has a smart sexy partner and a super-rich client, but the client is missing and Jake is the number-one suspect.
Double Play
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After Brett, a hot baseball prospect, and his wife are killed in a car crash, an attorney hires Clay Hart to look into the accident. The attorney believes he's seen Brett's wife, Emma, alive and well, since the accident. And as Clay tries to figure out what happened to Emma, he discovers that Brett was mixed up with Ramsey, a notorious local gambler who runs underground card games in the area.
Dangerous Times
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,550. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.47 from 17 reviews)
It's January in the harbor city of San Pedro. A time when the foggy nights have a way of turning dreams into nightmares. Frank Moore is a psychopath with a diabolical plan. One which will drown goodness and grace in a river of blood, and send an innocent John Kirk on the run, through 48-hours of betrayal, violence, and murder.
The Case of the Sinister Senator
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
In ancient Rome, hard-boiled detective Nero Lupus meets the dame of his dreams. But Lupus knows better than most, it only takes one short chariot ride to turn a dream into a nightmare...
New Year Island
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 199,110. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Ten strangers... marooned on an island for society's amusement. As they're picked off one by one, they realize that they have something in common -- they've each already survived atrocities. But can they live through this twisted mind game? "A twisty, engaging thriller featuring well-developed characters." -- Kirkus Reviews
The Wicked Flee (Marty Singer Mystery #5)
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Series: Marty Singer Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A late-night knock on his door pulls retired DC homicide detective Marty Singer out of a sound sleep and drops him into a desperate hunt to find Lucy Rhee, the kidnapped sister of his friend, Chuck Rhee. With no clues, no leads, and almost no hope, they've only got guts and instinct to discover where The Wicked Flee…and save Lucy before she’s gone forever.
The Folksinger 2013
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
NaNoWriMo 2013 book. Last updated 2013-11-29 12:28:30
Goal reached!
Vlad Hugg is the new teen sensation. He has won over young people all over England with his New Folk-style and his rebellious singer-songwriter stance. Melia's cousin Liv has been hired to write his biography, and the two women have to spend time with the kid. Melia has her own reasons: she has been ordered to watch him. His family comes from Ukraine. Could he be a spy, working for the communists?
I Am No One: A Quentin Black Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jake Traynor just pulled his last con, only this time, he stole from the wrong guy, a psycho named Mr. Luce. Mr. Luce is a killer, Jake discovers, and when he finds out Jake stole from him, he wants him to pay, in more way than one. To make things worse, the guy who started this whole mess, a totally different kind of psycho by the name of Quentin Black.
The Bill Travis Omnibus
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 180,970. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.00 from 1 review)
This Omnibus contains the celebrated first four Bill Travis Mysteries, including The Last Call, Capitol Offense, Longnecks & Twisted Hearts and The Devil To Pay. Five Stars: A "page-turner!", Five Stars: A Hard-Boiled Mystery Series You Don't Want to Miss! Five Stars: JACK REACHER LOOK OUT! Five Stars: Love it! Five Stars: Perfect Diversion
Dead In Red
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Series: The Jeff Resnick Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,280. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a bartender at Jeff Resnick’s favorite tavern is murdered, psychic visions of a sparkling red high-heeled shoe and bloody hands linger in his mind--and hit too close to home. When Jeff’s brother Richard last helped him with an investigation, it nearly cost him his life. Still, Richard is determined to tag along as Jeff is drawn into the seamy world of fetishes an drag queens.
The Spike (Marty Singer Mystery #4)
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Series: Marty Singer Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Retired DC homicide cop Marty Singer witnesses a horrific murder and the family hires him to find the killer. But when he peels back the cover on the case, Marty discovers a rotten core of corruption, graft, and violence that runs from the lowest city street to the top of the political food chain. The only way to catch the killer is stay alive long enough to find out who or what is The Spike.
A Walk Among the Tombstones
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The wife of Kheran Khoury, heroin wholesaler, is killed after he haggles over the price of her ransom. With the help of two computer geniuses, a streetwise punk, drug lords and his friend, ex-cop Scudder, they track the killers through the back streets of Brooklyn.
Shattered Shell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Award-winning mystery author Brendan DuBois' third novel in his Lewis Cole mystery series, SHATTERED SHELL, is finally available in an e-book format.
Lordes Crossing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Like most folks, you probably want to know my story. Thing is, it’s not a crock of shit. It’s the godawful truth and it all began forty-seven years ago when my wife Ruthie gave birth to our son Christian. Ironic that his name was Christian, because what I’m about to tell you has nothing Christian in it. It scares me to tell it and after you hear it you’ll be scared too.
Killer Waves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,600. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
"Brendan DuBois is a fine novelist and easily the best short story writer of his generation." --- New York Times bestselling author Lee Child * * * Award-winning mystery author Brendan DuBois' fourth novel in his Lewis Cole mystery series, KILLER WAVES, is finally available in an e-book format.
The Merch
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,040. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the genteel heart of Charleston, SC, a secret buried for forty-four years, is resurrected with dire implications for all concerned.The Merch is a taut, viscerally acute mystery set in 1970, when the Holy City known to modern day tourists and romantics was the best kept secret in America and The Merchant Seaman’s Club was the hottest nightclub on the east coast.
Room At The Inn
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Series: The Jeff Resnick Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jeff and Maggie head to a Vermont inn for a working vacation, but when a guest is murdered, they must use all their wits to bring a ruthless killer to justice.
Long, Slow Suicide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Eli Goshen loves his wife. He has for over fifty years. He’s always taken care of her, but when she takes an unexpected gambling trip to Reno and fails to return, he has no choice but to hire a private detective to find her. A detective who’s been around gambling all her life. A detective who knows how fast a big win can turn into the biggest loss of all.
Fatal Storm
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Series: Chase Dagger, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Something strange is taking place at the Sebold mansion. When ghost hunters decide to spend a night, one person is missing in the morning. There have been other disappearances and homicides in the past, and the one common denominator has been the weather. Dagger and his entourage spend a night at the mansion to seek answers. But another storm is building on the horizon. Fifth in the series.
The Bill Travis Omnibus 2
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 180,630. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
This 2nd Omnibus contains the celebrated second four Bill Travis Mysteries, including Death On The Pedernales, Slow Falling, Caddo Cold, and Arrowmoon. Five Stars: A "page-turner!", Five Stars: A Hard-Boiled Mystery Series You Don't Want to Miss! Five Stars: JACK REACHER LOOK OUT! Five Stars: Love it! Five Stars: Perfect Diversion