Books tagged: noir humor

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Catnip Gray Cat Detective: The Tabitha Davenport Affair
Series: Short Reads. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Catnip Gray is no ordinary house cat. At first glance, you might be fooled. He sleeps late, stays up all night tomcatting, eats birds, and seems to care less about his human’s shenanigans. However unlike most cats, Catnip has a taste for Slim-Fast and runs a detective agency. He also has a soft spot for beautiful female cats in distress.
Le mele marce di don Secondo: delitti di provincia 10
Series: Delitti di provincia, Book 10. Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 31,010. Language: Italian. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cosa può accadere di imprevisto in una parrocchia di provincia? In apparenza, niente… Tuttavia, a volte, qualcosa di inspiegabile accade anche nelle parrocchie di campagna. Misteriosi scherzi colpiscono il parroco di Foli, don Secondo, e addirittura arrivano alla blasfemia. Chi sarà il misterioso sabotatore parrocchiale?
Die Dog or Eat the Hatchet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015 by Comet Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
From Adam Howe, winner of Stephen King’s On Writing contest, come three original novellas of hardboiled crime, graphic horror and pitch-black gallows humor.
Shooting Genji
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,010. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Alternative history
A noir thriller, Shooting Genji is set in New York during the 1929 Crash. As a teen, the narrator has an accident that leaves him almost blinded by daylight but with perfect night vision. This leads him into a string of misadventures, driving for whiskey smugglers, shilling for Wall Street cons, and chauffeuring (and caddying) for a Hollywood scoundrel making an erotic film of The Tale of Genji.
The Remarkable Bay Murders A Blake Massey Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,400. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Blake Massey is classic LA noir but there are no palm trees or sandy beaches. Exposed flesh doesn't tan, it freezes in two minutes. The Remarkable Bay Murders is a violent look at life in a harsh Arctic town where Massey's the only private eye for a thousand miles. Staying alive depends on trusting a beautiful woman to tell the truth, something that's never worked for him before...
Mystery, Suspense, Film Noir and Detective Movies On DVD
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,150. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
WINNER OF A BRONZE MEDAL in the 2011 Readers Favorite awards! Classic thriller movies are often available on two or more DVD labels. Which is the best? This book tells you. And surprise, surprise! The best is often the least expensive. Why pay $30 for a $2 DVD? Want to find titles you've never seen but would enjoy watching? This cleverly designed book helps you to swiftly examine over 1,200 DVDs.
Aces and Eights
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,700. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From the hard copy blurb: "Aces and Eights is a novel about a world in which the only morality is force, and the only heroes those strong enough to pummel their way through the chaos." Sounds good. "Two ex-Nam buddies now San Francisco cops and part of an anti-terror unit, are looking for underworld connections to smuggle prime Chinese heroin. Buoyant, mean, funny, tough, anarchistic."
Revolt of the Sergeants
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Revolt of the Sergeants: An American Insurgency in Sudan” has had sporadic, surreptitious printings, and a smuggled, back alley life that befits its character. The work, dealing as it does with Darfur, the janjaweed, American mercenaries, famine, and egregious misrule seems pertinent still, and has been put on this site for the benefit of scholarly interest, rather than for prurient ones.
Tenting Today
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Two recent graduates of a middling state college live in a tent in a public campground. They won't work, getting by on small remittances from their parents. Nothing about the cubicle, or the last, or the oarlock, appeals. They have taken a vow of failure, by Samland standards, and live only for themselves. It's a life of bohemian leisure and low-grade non-criminal hedonism. Also, sedition
The Osecca Option
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Osecca del Mar desperately needs Guild backing to survive the medieval world in which she lives. But the head of the Guild declares the job she trained for is strictly a male profession. Does she have what it takes to prove she’s capable of doing the job? Only one thing is certain: her only friend and confidant, Ace Blackthorn, doesn’t think she is.