Books tagged: noir

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The Long Drop To Eternity
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A Noir-ish story set in 1950's England, Dennis and Celia have spent two years having an affair. Her wealthy husband will not grant her a divorce and is determined to make her life a misery. Dennis and Celia devise a plan to get rid of Simon for good. At first, the plan seems foolproof. But nothing is infallible, and Dennis and Celia soon learn that getting rid of Simon wasn't such a good idea.
Crestfallen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this collection of four short stories, Peter Crestfallen is a San Francisco private investigator who has a penchant for attracting problem clients. He's the kind of gumshoe who’ll always give a hundred percent, even if it’s for a ten percent return.
The Darkness Within
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jonathan Colby is no one’s idea of a hero. Unfit, overweight, weak. A nobody who never wanted to be somebody. But Colby is very valuable to some very bad people. And his beautiful wife and baby son make him a vulnerable target. With those he loves in terrible danger Colby must do exactly as he’s told. Whatever the cost. But everyone has a breaking point. And everyone has darkness inside them...
Cup of Blood; A Crispin Guest Medieval Noir Prequel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,370. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this prequel, disgraced knight turned detective Crispin Guest has his hands full in more than murder: his abduction, two women, a young cutpurse, and a friend turned adversary.
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.
Jazz, Monster Collector in: Down with the Clowns (Season 1, Episode 15)
Series: Jazz, MC: Earth's Lament, 15. Price: Free! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 by Tricorner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jazz has just one hour left to live and she’s going to spend it doing what she knows, killing monsters. So she and DJ head into the monster ghetto to settle a score with the goblin gang called, the Clowns. But aside from being vastly outnumbered, the Clowns have home field advantage. Jazz finds herself out of second chances and only seconds left to live. May the one who LOL last, LOL best
Crossfire
Series: Doc Voodoo, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,270. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Caught between trigger-happy vigilantes, a hexed holy man, and a mad mobster out for blood, Doc Voodoo finds himself torn between worlds and caught in the crossfire…
Uncertainty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
December 1944: Moe Berg, former major league baseball catcher and now spy for the Office of Strategic Services, finds himself on a mission that would make him something he never thought he’d be: assassin. Specifically, assassin of Werner Heisenberg, whose work could lead Germany to an atomic bomb.
Angel's Bidding
Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Patricia Delaney, first-of-her-kind "eGumshoe," uses her wits and computer research savvy in 1990s Cincinnati, Ohio to track a killer who threatens with antique hatpins... and kills with malice.
Nasty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,910. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Courtney Literary. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Adultery pays. Murder doesn't. That is P.I. Nate 'Nasty' Jepson's motto, and he normally makes his living snapping pictures of cheating spouses. When a stranger is brutally shot in the passenger seat of his car, he finds himself in the middle of a gang war between battling triads, as well as a suspect in the murder. Nate must step far outside his comfort zone to clear himself and live to catch ano