Books tagged: noir

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The Handbag's Tale
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Handbag's Tale is a highly-stylized murder mystery. Readers will enjoy a rich vein of dark and sardonic humour. Nana the Snake Dancer, poets, painters, proprietors of bawdy houses, inept burglars, and Inspector Gilles Maintenon make an unforgettable tale of a classic time and place: It's Paris, 1924, at the height of party season.
300 Nights
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Brief Synopsis: 300 Nights is a cyberpunk science fiction novel where a society controlled by genetic manipulation creates social classes based on neural implants and gene bums. The biological superpower, the Basic Protection Corporation, controls the key to human survival. Yet, the Company stands idly by while a deadly space-born virus hurled down to Earth during an apocalyptic meteor storm annih
PeeDee3, Intergalactic, Insectiod Assassin in: Gut Feeling (Season 1, Episode 1)
Series: PeeDee3 is Dead, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011 by Tricorner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
PeeDee3 is one bad bug with a zeal to kill...for a price. But now he's trailing his very last mark and this hit’s on the house because revenge is footing the bill. With his trusty bowling ball cannon at his exoskeletonized side and his complex eyes opened wide all he needs is a target. But time is running out because the death he’s avenging is his own. File under Sci-Fi Noir Comedy Series
Dead Move & Lethal Journey (3rd Edition -120th Anniversary Double - Two Books in One) Kate Morgan and the Haunting Mystery of Coronado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011 by Clocktower Books. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
The Beautiful Stranger died a violent and mysterious death in 1892, at the U.S. National Landmark Hotel del Coronado near San Diego. She is the famous ghost that haunts the hotel to this day. She registered under a false name on Thanksgiving Day 1892 and died of a gunshot 5 days later. The mystery has never been solved--until now, in this book. Now includes Lethal Journey (novel; dramatization).
Hollowpoint
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The highly praised debut novel of real-life Brooklyn homicide prosecutor Robert Reuland.
Semiautomatic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The follow-up to Reuland's critically acclaimed debut novel Hollowpoint.
The Last Call
Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Last Call is the first of six completed novels in The Bill Travis Mysteries. With a total of twenty-one books planned for the series, including three prequels, Bill Travis, Austin, Texas’ newest hero, is here to stay.
Self-Preservation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Secret Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Blue Devers smuggles women out of abusive relationships. He procures new identities and new lives, no questions asked—until one of the women winds up dead at the base of an Oregon coast cliff. The cops will call it suicide, but Blue knows Tamara MacDougall would never have jumped. He’ll find her killer. He owes her that. But he doesn’t expect the nasty turn the investigation takes.
PeeDee3, Intergalactic Insectiod Assassin in: In Sheep's Clothing (Season 1, Episode 2)
Series: PeeDee3 is Dead, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Tricorner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Peedee3 has been hired by a ‘Dillo, a dame built like a brick house, meaning she’s even tougher than he is. Soon he’s traversing the galaxy accompanied by a slippery eel with his own plans. Today the bug will face loss of life and limbs at the paws of a professional cat armed with a SST launched knievel missile. A bug never had it so good. File under Sci-Fi Noir Comedy Series
Sweet and Lowdown
Series: Dorie Lennox Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,340. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Europe is at war. Nazi bombers are hammering London. Wendell Willkie is giving Roosevelt a run for his money. In the rich milieu of a bygone time, America prepares for war as home-grown fascists intervene, and a mother lies dying in her mansion in Kansas City. Eveline Hines hires Dorie Lennox and Amos Haddam to protect her wayward daughter in this homage to Chandler's The Big Sleep, set in 1940.