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Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: The Murder of Michael Hollingsworth
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
With Japanese business men in town and both Siren and Harry spending time with them, Fred is more than a little jealous. Put on top of that the kidnapping of overnight success, Michael Hollingsworth, and there is the greatest chance for things to go disastrously wrong. Rather than bringing Siren in on the case, Fred is determined to keep her out of it.
A Part Of The Pattern
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017 by L.L. Bartlett. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jeff Resnick is drawn to solving crimes. His brother, Richard, thinks that could be the basis of a paying business. Reluctantly, Jeff agrees, and their first case is about a child who vanished two decades before. Meanwhile, Jeff bumps into an acquaintance whose history is very similar to that of the missing girl. Is it coincidence or is there a pattern that links him to her and his future?
Dead Clown Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
DEAD CLOWN BLUES, a Carnegie Fitch Mystery Fiasco by R. Daniel Lester. 1st in series.
Red Desert
Series: An Eddie Collins Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Hollywood PI, sometime actor Eddie Collins receives an SOS from Mike Ford. His Oscar has been stolen during a home invasion and his girlfriend drowned in the swimming pool. Did she surprise the burglar? All the dots connect around a movie Ford directed and acted in: Red Desert. Is a person associated with the shoot harboring a deadly grudge?
Murder Unscripted
Series: An Eddie Collins Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 83,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
PI and part-time actor Eddie Collins is hired to investigate the death of his ex-wife, Elaine Weddington, on the set of her latest B-movie. As Eddie follows the trail of clues, he realizes how little he knew about his ex, who was surrounded by jealousy and intrigue. And now the killer wants him dead too.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: From Out of the Ashes
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After her mother's death when she could barely walk, Nicolette found all that she had left in the world was her father, Arthur, and her sister, Louise - even they were taken away from her. The only people that she has left are Fred Barlow and Harry Lee, but now even their livelihoods are in jeopardy. Can Siren help save her friends or is she destined to lose them as well?
Nothing You Can Do: Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,070. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
NOTHING YOU CAN DO: STORIES by Ed Kurtz. Seventeen tales of crime, murder, and vengeance from the author of The Rib From Which I Remake the World and Bleed.
Cleaning Up Finn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,880. Language: American English. Published: September 8, 2017 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
CLEANING UP FINN, Sarah M. Chen’s Anthony Award-nominated and IPPY Award-winning crime novella debut.
Code: Snapdragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,740. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Ink & Quill Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Protect your wife or solve the crime? Life's choices can be hard and harsh.
Chasing Charlie Chan: A Jimmy Pigeon Mystery featuring P.I. Jake Diamond
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,470. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
CHASING CHARLIE CHAN by J.L. Abramo. A Jimmy Pigeon Mystery featuring P.I. Jake Diamond. “Abramo's smart prose and dialogue with a dose of Raymond Chandler and a helping of James Ellroy.” —The Denver Review
Perfect Sinners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ellen Harper is plunged deep into a murder investigation when she and her forensic department are called to the site of a double homicide involving corpses in the Chicago River. The second body, the daughter of a CPD Detective, also happens to be the subject of her dad's, Big Harv Patterson's, first case as a private detective. Was it a random act or was Ramona Ackles killed to send a message?
The Quality of Mercy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by OWS Ink, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The Quality of Mercy is an eldritch tale of madness and betrayal that asks whether kindness and mercy can survive in a world so corrupted by greed and violence.
A Better Kind of Hate: Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 14, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The world will never be perfect. The world will never be all bad. It’s the middle we must embrace. This … A BETTER KIND OF HATE: STORIES by Beau Johnson.
Hard Prejudice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When the rape case DNA evidence disappears, no one knows who would want to see ghetto thug Duante Tucker get away with the crime. Hired by the victim’s parents, private eye Dan Reno dives in headlong, and soon finds himself marked for death. The action reaches a boiling point before an explosive conclusion that reveals a sinister plot and motivations that Reno never imagined.
Les Cannibales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,630. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
LES CANNIBALES, a crime novella by DeLeon DeMicoli. It was a four-man job. Steal top shelf art. The gunmen stick to the plan until bloodshed is imminent. It’s dog-eat-dog as the men plan their escape.
Horse of a Different Color
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dallas PD Detective Thomas Mecana is on the hunt for a serial killer terrorizing the Lone Star State. Joining him is Darcie Connors, a young officer working her first murder case. With hard work, and some luck, Mecana and his partner discover a most-unusual serial killer case with murder in its very genes. They discover some evidence is so strange and unbelievable, it might be best left alone.
The Law
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Marvin Davis is hired as 'muscle' in a blackmail payoff. When his client and the client's brother are murdered and his girlfriend, Shelia Goodwin, is kidnapped by a Mexican cartel boss Marv is launched into full bore vigilante mode.
Smith's Monthly #38
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this thirty-eighth monthly volume the full novel The Deep Sunset: A Ghost of a Chance Novel, plus four short stories and the serialized nonfiction book Killing the Top Ten Sacred Cows of Publishing.
Lunatic City
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,840. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A salty cop with a beat on the streets of a moon colony has a vigilante M O and is suspended and forced to take on a private case while pursuing his partner’s murderer on his own.
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Shadow
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to.

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