Books tagged: hardboiled detective

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Pulp Adventures #22: The Great Green Blight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This issue's main feature is "The Great Green Blight" by Emmett McDowell -- a 20,000 word short story of high adventure and space opera. Also, short fiction: Sherlock Holmes hunts Jack the Ripper; weird rock carvings in the old west, weird aviation menace in World War II, and a 4F guy battles Nazis his own way!
The 24th Horse
Series: Inspector Luke Bradley. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,000. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Inspector Luke Bradley investigates murder among high-society equestrians. The investigation begins after the annual National Horse Show at Madison Square Garden, when a dead body is literally delivered to Bradley's doorstep.
The Cowboy Detective: A Matter of Terror
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,340. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A crazed Nazi doctor is loose in Chicago, out to finish his uncompleted experiments in his own private death camp of horrors. But Detective Glenn Stroud is on the case. Efficient, dangerous, and committed, Stroud searches the rough underbelly of the city with a gun, his partner E Dent, and a souped-up Pontiac. He must end this torturing psychopath… or lose everyone dear to him.
Submariners of the Gods (Doc Minus Two Book II)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,760. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Six fishing boats are mysteriously torpedoed in broad daylight, as if by an invisible predator. No one can determine who or what perpetrated the attacks, or where it came from. The only hint is the existence of posters of an obscure Aztec god that are found near all sinking sites. The gruff Doc Minus Two, a failed medical doctor turned detective, travels to Mexico to investigate.
The Stitcher - (A Politically Incorrect Pulp Noir Short Story)
Series: Detective Vic Vicious Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Shelter Wood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Set in an alternate earth in the year 2050, Detective Vic Vicious is brought out of cryogenic prison to solve a string of brutal homicides torturing Los Angeles. When a woman is found on her back in a dark alley with her nether regions stitched together, it takes a man like Detective Vic to solve the case. Or will the case solve him?
The Man Who Lost Everything (Miles Franco #3)
Series: Miles Franco Urban Fantasy. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For the first time in his whole miserable life, freelance Tunneler Miles Franco finally has his shit together. But when his friend, Detective Vivian Reed, comes to him for help, his peaceful life is shattered. Vivian's sister has been kidnapped. They have issued no ransom. They only want revenge. Miles is returning to the mean streets that made him. And there will be no coming back.
The Minotaur's Hit List (Doc Minus Two Book I)
Price: Free! Words: 60,990. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Why is someone murdering all passengers and crew of Flight 2251, an ordinary, uneventful commercial flight from two years ago?
Lucky 7 Artz
Series: Lucky Artz Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(G rated) Lucky 7 Artz, seventh child of immigrant parents, is a sharp-dressing private detective working in the big city while balancing the demands of a big, complicated family. In this first novel Lucky finds out the uncomfortable truth about the tragic death of a sister.
Blood Runs Deep in the Gutter
Series: Chambers-Riggs Detective Stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,040. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
1938. New York City. A woman hires The Chambers-Riggs Detective Agency to tail her husband, Simon Weiss, a comic strip artist and creator of The Adventures of Bucky Mars. They accept the job but soon realize that there's a lot more to Simon Weiss than what they see in the funny pages. A simple tail job pins Jack Chambers and Madison Riggs as pawns in a sinister game of deception and violence.
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.