Books tagged: noir mystery

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The Last Meridian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,640. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A telegram sets off a chain of events that destroys five lives. Nina Ferrer learns the boy she gave up for adoption sixteen years earlier has been arrested for murder, and hires a private eye to uncover the truth. She soon discovers her cheating husband is involved in another deadly plot, and now she can no longer look back; the present is riddled with deceit, and the future looks hopeless.
Day Is Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Curtis feels trapped in a dull and loveless marriage. When he runs into his lovely neighbor, Margot, he starts dreaming of a new life not controlled by his overbearing wife. But is it even possible, feasible? Can there be a way out? Not everything is what it looks like, and his curiosity will lure him into a new sort of entrapment, with retribution and murder in its midst.
Unfinished Business
Series: Ace Stubble. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Everyone in the Dearborn family—the living, the dead, and the mentally ill—has a secret or two, and Ace Stubble can’t avoid getting caught up in all of them. It doesn’t help that the ghostly matriarch's granddaughter is willing to do anything to keep Ace from the truth. It’s all such a mess that no one—neither the living nor the dead—seems aware that there’s bigger trouble brewing in the house.
Crashing Through Mirrors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bass guitarist Bern Aldershot would rather forget the night he was brutally attacked in a dark Los Angeles parking lot and his treasured '65 Rickenbacker stolen. Figuring he'll forget the trauma with time, Bern avoids the papparazzi by not reporting the crime or saying anything to anyone. But that backfires when three months later depression has him looking down the barrel of his own rifle.
The Death We Share
Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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PI Patricia Delaney is one of the first detectives in the 1990s to use computer technology to solve cases. But the hidden secrets of opera superstar Carlotta Moses challenge even Patricia's wits, intuition, and computer research skills when a tabloid reporter shows up, determined to undermine both Patricia and Carlotta.
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
Darkest Vow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,190. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a kidnapping of a wealthy playboy occurs, Private Investigator Joseph Riley must unravel the tentacles of truth to discover what is hidden at the core of his client’s darkest vow.
The Boy In The Box
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Six murders, a child porn ring, horse racing, drug smuggling, beautiful women, crooked police, crooked lawyers; it's all in a days work for Mavin Davis.
Bohemia by the Bay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 and represented by van Haitsma Literary. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Outbidding rivals for an obscure turn-of-the century painting, San Francisco art dealer and man-about-town Mal Gerard finds himself implicated in a string of art thefts and murders after a competitor is found dead in his favorite recliner. Now the lead suspect, Mal and hipster girlfriend Nina Farkis dodge cops and crooks to prove his innocence and stay alive in this modern noir mystery.
Danger Music
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Freelance writer Kenny Rubin has no intention of reawakening a killer when she sets out to solve the strangulation death five years earlier of an aspiring actress. Her magazine assignment: to find the name of the killer before the airing of a TV movie about the murder. But many of the people making the film knew the victim, and, as Kenny begins interviewing them, people around her start dying.