Books tagged: hardboiled

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The Pact
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
What’s the difference between violent justice and brutal revenge? A Dublin funeral, and three friends come together on a solemn mission to strike back against the city’s drug dealers. But not everyone is playing straight - between vengeance, idealism and greed, they're about to find out that some secrets are buried for a reason.
A Poor Boy's Confession
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Horrible crime. A rich family slaughtered in their kitchen. We caught the perp coming out of the house. A seventeen-year-old kid from the slums. He confessed. It’s a slam-dunk. Except his mother’s preacher is trying to mess up our case. A twenty-nine-year-old ex-con who started his own storefront church a couple years ago. But Drexel's a tough cop. He’ll get Pastor Leon out of our way.
Nacho Perez, Private Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,420. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Four hard-boiled private detective stories set in contemporary San Antonio, Texas: Badger Game, San Antonio Blues, In Search of El Dorado, and Whiskey's for Drinking,and a flash-fiction piece, The Butler Couldn't Have Done It. Three of the five stories in the collection are prize winners.
Marta's Place
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Hal Morrison goes to work at Marta's Place he doesn't just have to deal with customers; he has to deal with love, lust, detectives, drugs, murder, mayhem…and Marta!
Cold Trail Blues (A Nathaniel Singer, P. I. Novel, #2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a college student is accused of killing his girlfriend, his distraught parents ask private detective Nathaniel Singer to look for evidence that might have been overlooked by the police. Unraveling the story of the girl's last days, Singer discovers that her tranquil-looking little college is a nest of rivalries and intrigues, and that the girl who seemed to be admired by all had many enemies.
The Scent of Blood (A Nathaniel Singer, P. I. Novel, #1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,500. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Andrew Carpenter was a celebrity doctor, a star in his field. Now he's dead, killed in a hit-and-run on the streets of Manhattan. The police think it was an accident, but his devastated wife is sure it was murder. Private detective Nathaniel Singer agrees to take the case. Singer had once dreamed of being a poet, but he's discovered that his true calling is the art of saving lives.
Calling Dead: A Cold Poker Gang Mystery
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The retired Las Vegas detectives in the Cold Poker Gang work hard to solve cold cases. Sometimes, those cases bring back personal nightmares. Deciding to tackle one of the coldest cold cases in the files, retired detectives Lott, Rogers, and Andor uncover far more than simple murder, and possibly the worst serial killer ever. A twisted mystery that will keep you reading to the last page.
The Gray and Languid Grave
Series: The Theresa Maddux Adventures, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,770. Language: American English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Reese’s kin are missing. During a desperate call from her biological father, Mason McCay, Theresa learns of the sudden disappearance of the Chancellors – her sister’s family, Jackie, Dan and the kids. Trapped in a scam as deadly as any conceived on the high seas, Reese battles modern piracy with a twist. Facing men of no conscience and fewer scruples, she and McCay run a rig of desperate survival.
Redbone
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
You can only take so much from a man before he has nothing left to lose... Calvin G. Redbone is a simple man with a simple routine. Until his best friend winds up dead. Until he realizes that nothing's as simple as it appears on the surface, maybe not even Calvin G. Redbone himself. As he unravels the truth about his friend’s life and death the question becomes: what’s Calvin going to do about it?
Blood and Salt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A tree uprooted by a hurricane yields a grisly discovery. A billionaire's environmental project is in peril. Bodies begin to pile up on Florida's West Coast. And a decades-old death provides a vital clue. And in the middle of this Private Detective Samuel Landers finds himself risking his own life to save others, and take down a killer.