Books tagged: hardboiled

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The Plot Against Marlene Dietrich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of mystery, romance, and German intrigue on the eve of World War II. Alex Rada is on the case again. This time determined to find the perpetrators of the final plot against the great Marlene Dietrich. Historical fiction woven against the background of race and ethnicity that evokes the gritty feel of 1930’s New York, and of romantic Hollywood.
The Green and Ghastly Deep
Series: The Theresa Maddux Adventures, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,000. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Theresa Maddux's mother has been killed, murdered execution-style in what the police are calling a break and enter gone wrong. But Theresa suspects a darker motive, and returns to her home town to discover the truth. While leading her own investigation into the crime, Theresa discovers a secret long buried in her past, a truth stranger than any she could have imagined.
Death in the Fast Lane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by Chris Jay Becker. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When an indie rock legend dies mysteriously, LAPD Det. King Leary and his partner Millionaire Adler investigate. On the way, they meet crazed music biz types,the Mayflower Mafia, and a serial killer who calls himself the Angel of Righteousness. On top of that, Leary has a secret... he sees dead people.
Vengeance Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,280. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this hard-boiled thriller, first published in 1966, a rough-edged road contractor in a small Southern town battles for political dominance in a narrative punctuated by sex and fury.
Threnody
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by The Winterman Project. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Pills is a guy with a bad habit. Sharkey's the guy who collects when that habit gets out of hand. When Pills finds a way to settle his debts once and for all there might just be hell to pay.
Routine Pickup (Beat Series 1#)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Jack is on the beat doing his rounds when he comes across something he doesn’t expect. A routine pickup becomes a fight for his life as a bunch of criminals conspire to take his life. Jack must fight to survive against the stiff odds thrown his way if he wants to see his way through this. “Spectacular cop action.”
Deadly Stillwater
Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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NYT & USA Today bestselling author, Roger Stelljes delivers an action packed and pulse pounding thriller. An abduction is just the beginning in a case of betrayal and revenge that will ultimately strike at the soul of the St. Paul Police Department. McRyan Mystery Series new release - FATALLY BOUND.
Crimes in the Key of Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Nobody cares who killed a down-on-his-luck piano player...except his brother, who happens to work for the crimefighting detective Sister Mayhem. Tearing up the underworld with her network of operatives--the Order of No Mercy--Sister Mayhem pulls out all the stops to solve the case and catch the killer, unless she becomes the next victim first. Don't miss this thrill-a-minute pulp crime saga.
The Name of the Game is Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,420. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Name of the Game is Death is a razor-sharp thriller about an amoral bank robber so realistic that it captured the attention of a real bank robber on the run from a fatal bank robbery.
One Endless Hour
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
One Endless Hour offers the chilling tale of a bank robber whose fire-ravaged face is reconstructed, making him “The Man With Nobody’s Face.” This allows him to resume his criminal career with the help of a gambling addict and a director of sex-exploitation films.