Books tagged: hardboiled

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Spooked!
Series: Jeff Resnick Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The trick-or-treaters have gone home and now it's time for the adults to celebrate All Hallows Eve. When Maggie suggests they consult an Ouija board, Jeff Resnick thinks it'll be anything but fun. And when they conjure up a ghost from Jeff's past, the game turns dangerous for the most vulnerable person in his life. (This short story directly follows Dark Waters.)
Hardwired, Episode Four
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,320. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Now that they know their enemy’s identity, Cowboy and Sarah begin their counterattack against Tempel. Their own weakness forces them into an alliance with Tempel’s former CEO, the psychotic sexual predator Roon. It’s a situation ripe for violence, treachery, and betrayal, especially after Tempel attacks Sarah through her greatest weakness, her love for her brother Daud . . .
A Dead Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a woman is murdered, Detective Valenti must do everything he can to bring the guilty to justice. Otherwise, what’s the point of wearing a badge?
A Good Car
Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50)
Ed Valenti is stuck in a loop of booze and gambling, constantly losing track of time and happily numbing his memories whenever possible. One night he wins a car at a game of poker. That car will bring to his doorstep a worried father looking for his son and from that moment on Ed's life won't be the same.
A Slaughter in New York - A Short Novel (Unrevised Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Detective Cutfield begins an investigacion involving the strange murders of young girls. This story is related with the short tale "A Rescue". NOTE: I would appreciate any comments to help improve this book.
Bawling Sugar Soul (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Book 5)
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Miki Radicci has helped bring a few killers to justice and made a few enemies the last few months. But which one has it out to frame her for murder.
Video Star (Voice of the Whirlwind)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00)
Ric has survived a gang war, but now he's broke. He needs a new source of funds, and the hospital which stole his money is chock-full of a new neurohormone that’s worth a fortune. All Ric needs is to manipulate a street gang into doing the work for him. A novelette from Walter Jon Williams, the master of hard-boiled speculative fiction.
A Sense of Wonder: Ten Science Fiction Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Distant worlds, space opera, grungy futures, exciting adventures, dark musings on tomorrow … In this collection of ten science fiction stories, C. C. Blake will dazzle and delight you with a mix of spicy pulp sf and emotionally honest speculative fiction.
Murder at the Rendezvous
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Los Angeles, 1934. The LA Angels had a great pennant winning season last year, and this one's shaping up to be an even better one. Hank Miller, P.I. had a bad season, and this one's shaping up to be even worse. One sunny spring morning however Hank gets a letter that leads to a case that leads to a murder and a rendezvous with a dame holding a smoking gun...
Hot Summer, Cold Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wichita private detective Mitch Roberts is asked by a distraught father to find his son. The search leads Roberts into a dead-end of drug dealing and crooked cops, not to mention the dangerous Carlotta Granger, daughter of a police captain.