Books tagged: hardboiled

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Highway to Vengeance: A Thomas Highway Thriller
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by AE Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An ex-Navy SEAL . . . A daring raid on a heavily fortified stronghold . . . A clandestine operation to take out a reclusive international terrorist . . . Join us on a high-octane thrill ride as ex-navy SEAL Thomas Highway sets out to kill the man who murdered his wife while simultaneously negotiating a pair of covert government agencies each with their own hidden agenda.
Nox Dormienda (A Long Night for Sleeping)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,350. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nox Dormienda is the award-winning debut novel of critically-acclaimed author Kelli Stanley (City of Dragons), and the first of a series in a new genre: Roman Noir. Featuring Arcturus, a hardboiled protagonist in the best Philip Marlowe tradition, Nox is a different kind of historical mystery, a suspense thriller that combines a classic noir style with the rich texture of the ancient past.
Honk Honk, My Darling: A Rex Koko, Private Clown Mystery
Series: Rex Koko, Private Clown. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From the author of the #1 best-seller Politically Correct Bedtime Stories, comes a hilarious thriller that establishes a new genre: Clown Noir. In Top Town, a ghetto full of circus lifers, Rex Koko is a pariah, yet this clown's brand of chaos helps him solve the most heinous crimes. Here, he tracks an aerialist's wayward wife, who seems to leave bodies in her wake. Babes, bullets, banana peels!
Seneca Point A Brandon Webster Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,350. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When former CIA agent and covert Pentagon operative Brandon Webster investigates the murder of his estranged brother, the famous and powerful Supervisor of the Western New York Town of Lakeside, he finds the identity of the killer is hidden in a web of town and family secrets, and a conspiracy of violence, kidnapping, fraud, and bribery inside a reclusive, and heavily armed religious group.
First Feature
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,870. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
First Feature is a bitingly wry detective whodunit featuring ex-LAPD's not so celebrated detective Anthony Carrick as he juggles mafia lords, drug addled neophytes, nymphomaniacs, gay counterculture, vegan hippies and tinsel town's dark side in a quest to uncover a homicide in the midst of his own personal turmoil.
Money Ain't Nothing
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Money ain’t nothing if you’ve got a lot of it. But then again, a lot of money won’t necessarily buy happiness either. In this Anthony Carrick mystery, hard boiled detective Anthony Carrick is asked to solve the murder of a rich dame’s son. Police think it’s an accidental death, but could it be something more sinister?
The Victor's History: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011 by Pulp Electronique. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When the legend becomes fact, the truth will get you killed! Saefelsin's seen some grisly murders in his days, but the death of the historian Lokomolos is beyond his experience. What had the scholar uncovered to draw down such violent wrath?
Cradle of Ruin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,560. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Detective Michaels, a man with a delusional ideology of respect and honor, takes it upon himself to engage in a mission that will have him playing for the sides he once detested, but anything that can be done must be done to prevent the world from plummeting any further into the fiery depths of Hell.
To Die For
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A hitman. A hitwoman, with an intimate method of execution. A sniper, a serial killer, and a private investigator with a dark past. This collection of short stories delves into depravity, where the only justice - if served - comes from the streets.
Dangerous Women & Desperate Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Four gripping stories of people on the brink; a broken-hearted woman in Las Vegas plots to take what she is owed, a haunted street cop finds his life on the line in a way he never expected; a desperate agent in California makes a life-changing choice; a hard-working middle-aged woman whose world is coming apart fights back with shocking vengeance.