Books tagged: noir detective

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Hard Landing
Price: Free! Words: 55,040. Language: Australian English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Second book in the Gary Maddox Series: Sydney private investigator Gary Maddox is asked to find a missing accountant. He doesn't expect any trouble. After all, the guy is just an bean counter. But he's dead wrong. Powerful men have dispatched a posse of thugs to kill the ledger looker. Gary is soon counting bodies and trying not to become a ugly statistic.
The Abolition Of Sadness
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
On a decades-long flight from Earth to another planet, Solace struggled with addiction. Put to sleep for the rest of the journey, he awakes to find himself on a frozen planet whose terraforming has only just begun. The colonists drift through their long lives, editing their own thoughts and experiences of life, sharing them with each other. Brutal murders are epidemic but hardly anybody seems...
The Judas Cypher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
When machine murders man, one detective is the world’s only hope of preventing an all-out-war. If you like robust future worlds, action-packed cyberpunk, and mysteries that keep you guessing, then you’ll love Greg Dragon’s electrifying tale. Tap the link to buy the book today!
Una lama giapponese - Delitti di provincia 13
Series: Delitti di provincia, Book 13. Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: Italian. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Una festa, un concertino, un laghetto... Il romanzo inizia in una atmosfera rilassata da festa di paese. Eppure, come sappiamo, la provincia profonda riserva sempre le più incredibili sorprese.
Killer's Crew
Price: $4.27 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A man found hanging by the neck until dead A ship with a historic past A killer with a deadly personal quest. DI Shona Mckenzie, anticipating a peaceful Scottish Summer, is once more launched into a high speed case to catch a vicious killer with a deadly personal quest
Dead Down East
Series: Jesse Thorpe Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,290. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dead Down East, a fictional murder mystery, is both detective noir and smart screwball comedy rolled into one. Jesse Thorpe, a young private investigator, receives a mysterious phone call from a former client, Cynthia Dumais. She begs to be rescued from an island south of Brunswick, Maine, within a mile of where William Lavoilette, the governor of Maine, was assassinated the night before.
Midnight Whiskey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,720. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
If you are a fan of Sam Spade and Philip Marlowe, Hank Bumgardner is your kind of private eye. He’s the kind of hard-drinking, moth-eaten tough guy that confronts his demons, his own and those in the noir places where people are not who they first appear to be. In his world the lighting is subdued, the music is moody, the women are beautiful, and the survivor is the one who shoots first.
Mac D: Private Investigator
Series: Mac D Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,670. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
You'd think being a Private Investigator in a small, coastal Australian town would be pretty easy. Stolen cars, infidelity, small stuff, basically. That's what Mac Durridge thought it would be. And until he was framed for murder and a whopping huge bank heist, that's what it was. Now he's running from the police force that he used to work for, trying to get his ass out of the fire.
OMG My Boss Is A Werewolf, I Know, Right?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Suddenly unemployed, office clerk Jane reluctantly applies for a secretary's job working for shady private investigator Dick Kruger. Soon she's kidnapped by mobster boss Mickey Ferro, whose howling mad gang makes her doubt her sanity. Is she going crazy, or are these guys werewolves? And can her would-be boss rescue her before they eat her?
Dirt: A Crime Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In his first novel, Scott James brings 1970's Pacific Northwest police work to life. It was a time when mustaches and revolvers were standard issue and the rules were more lax, but the policeman's Oath was the same: Uphold the Law. It's a job that is supposed to be black and white, but it's not. It eats you alive from the inside out.