Books tagged: hardboiled mystery

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Jack Hagee: No Torrent Like Greed
Series: Jack Hagee, Private Eye. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just weeks after the events of "Nothing Lasts Forever, Jack bets big on "a sure thing." To recoup his losses, Jack takes a case his inner voice tells him is best left untouched. What follows involves Jack and his friends with the Feds, The Russians, and an organization capable of blowing New York City off the map. It all begins as a simple investigation into an ice cream company.
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?
Gomes & A Murder of Confessions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A dying detective takes what might be his last case… A man surrounded in mystery investigates the murder of a prominent doctor's wife... Two hardboiled short mysteries from the author of Herbie's Diner!
Trench Coat Country: A Bradshaw Short Story Collection
Series: Bradshaw. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bradshaw: loner, outcast, mastermind. He goes it alone to solve crimes which require more than mere common sense, and go beyond the remit of standard police procedure. A collection of mystery short stories, including: Case Number One, Taking Care Of The Neighbours, Death & The Duchess, Tied To Life, United In Death, Breakfast Beyond, Lamping The Lunk, Dead Man’s Tale,The City She Stands Naked.
Leaving Fantasy Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Leaving Fantasy Land is a crime thriller with heart. Tram Taylor's wife is missing, a dead body has turned up in the dumpster behind his store, Fantasy Land, and now his world is about to spin out of control. Can he find his wife's kidnappers and how her disappearance is linked to the dead body in the Fantasy Land dumpster? Find out in Leaving Fantasy Land.
Duplicate Effort: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,320. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
“If there’s any such thing as a sci-fi CSI, the Retrieval Artist novels set the tone.” The Edge Boston. Flint can no longer take on the entire universe. He violated the rules of his Retrieval Artist mentor and now has a lot to lose. But he can’t reverse the events he set in motion—and the crisis he caused might destroy everything—and everyone—he loves.
The Fogged Mirror
Series: Young Adult Adventures, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,190. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Supposedly on vacation with his parents, fifteen-year-old Dave McClain's thrust into an assassination attempt. He must find the men plotting to kill a world leader or risk an international crisis. Good thing he has Louie, their tour guide, to help him, because Louie is a lot more than a driver.
Jessica Falls
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When an engimatic blonde begs Chicago attorney Weston Long to help her find her stalker, the hunt becomes a road trip, the help becomes obsession. And the prey gets deadly. “Jessica Falls is not a comfortable story, but it’s one you won’t be able to put down...” —Gerald Weinberg,bestselling author of Freshman Murders
Fun with Broken Bones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Doing surveillance work for a p.i. company north of Seattle is a scut job of videotaping cheating husbands and fraudulent insurance claimants, but it suits slacker/college dropout Air Fisher just fine. Until the morning he gets an assignment to watch a girl who may be getting beaten by her boyfriend...
Consequences: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mixing interstellar politics and police procedural, Rusch turns out a satisfying SF mystery. Flint’s internal conflicts are deftly portrayed, and the gritty realism of the murder investigation meshes well with the alien setting. This [third] entry in the Retrieval Artist series should please SF and mystery fans alike, and can be read independently. RT Book Reviews