Books tagged: noir

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Out for Blond
Series: Blond Noir. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,990. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tess Carver was victim to a brutal, ritualistic murder. Strange symbols were cut into her body, which was found in a ring of trees under a dark sky. The police seem to have the case wrapped up. They’ve imprisoned Gunner Bray, head of the Clayton Society—called a cult by some. But the Clayton Society has come to blond private detective Ivy Stern for help. They want her to find the real killer.
The Grave of Russell Meeks
You set the price! Words: 58,460. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015 by Quist Interactive, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Russell Meeks hasn’t killed a man in 20 years. He’s hiding out, trying to forget who he is. But when a man from his past shows up looking for revenge, Meeks is on the run again. He hops on a freight train headed to Mexico that may or may not be haunted.
Skin and Blond
Series: Blond Noir. Price: Free! Words: 90,460. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blond detective Ivy Stern tackles a missing persons case that turns to murder. There’s no evidence that the victim has been killed, but she’s gone, leaving everything behind from her cell phone to her credit cards. Everything except her bed sheets. And that’s not even mentioning the victim’s cheating ex-boyfriend, her drug habit, and her ties to the Irish mob. (Detailed synopsis in sample.)
When the Music's Over
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Dragged out of retirement for the sake of his old gangland accomplices, Wynn McDonald is charged with tracking down a nightclub manager turned killer. But before he can extract vengeance he’ll need to turn over every stone along the way, and not everybody’s going to be happy with the truths that come crawling out. A classic crime story of music, drugs and nightclubs in Britain's second city.
How to Rob a Bank
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Inspector Gilles Maintenon has finally run up against an original mind—someone who’s very good at wasting his time. Their killer, using simple human psychology, has come up with a brilliant plan. Gilles would dearly love to meet the mind that conceived of that plan. He intends to do just that.
Invisible Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Greta and Hank are orphaned and homeless, scrabbling for survival on the cold, rainy streets of San Francisco. In this short story, a noir take on Hansel and Gretel, the little girl struggles to keep herself and her brother from falling through the cracks in this scary urban landscape, where homeless adults help and also prey on lost children.
Hell in a Dry Place
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Frank and Ivan have been in Hell for 26 years, but they're doing okay. Then one day an angel shows up and tells them it's time to go to work. Tucson will never be the same.
Dread - The Art of Serial Killing
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Mr Madden, Dickens enthusiast. Mr Madden, spy. Mr Madden, serial killer. If he is to keep one step ahead of the police, the secret service and his own gory instincts, Mr Madden is going to have to find the answer to the one question that hangs over all our heads: What would Charles Dickens do?
Blood and Weeds
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,650. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ten-year-old detective Teddy Stride hires Clarke Lantham to investigate his father's suspicious behavior. But Lantham didn't expect that taking the case would send him straight to the heart of the biggest academic scandal in state history, and set him on a collision course with ghosts from his past that may jeopardize his freedom, ruin his career, and endanger the life of everyone he cares about.
Fractions
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Living a hustlers life on the mean streets of the city ain't easy! Working long hours every day just to survive. But it's even tougher when you've lost a friend on those very same streets. And you're within reach of the one who killed him!