Snubnose Press

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The snubnose revolver dominated visual crime stories in the 20th century. Every cop, every detective, every criminal in every TV show and movie seemed to carry a snubnose. The snubnose is a classic still used today.

The snubnose is easy to conceal and carry.
The snubnose is powerful.
The snubnose is compact.

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Bar Scars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Double-crosses gone wrong, underage lovers with overprotective brothers, fathers searching for their dead daughters. No one in Bar Scars gets away clean. In Korpon’s Baltimore, whiskey is thicker than blood and the most important question is where to hide the body. It doesn’t matter that these are the normal people you see every day, because whether they’re from a broken bottle of beer or the jagg
The Duplicate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
What is her mad scientist uncle working on in his basement laboratory? Why does he need an alcoholic homeless woman to live with them for nine months? The terrible answers will affect Barbara's entire life and most of all, her own daughter.
Old School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Old School is a collection of fourteen short stories. Why Old School? Bette Davis famously noted that "Old age ain't no place for sissies." In these stories the protagonists may not all be old, but ain't none of them young anymore. They're past the solipsism of youth, that grandiose narcissism that lets the young imagine the world as a stage devoted to their glories.
Old Ghosts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Baltimore noir novella. “Nik Korpon brings us back to a Baltimore we haven’t seen since The Wire and answers the question of what might’ve been if The Grifters’ Roy Dillon had tried to settle down, go straight and have a kid. A story of brothers and sisters or lovers, Old Ghosts reads like a horror story down one man’s memory lane. Not to be missed!” -Seth Harwood
Hill Country
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,570. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Gabriel Hill stumbles home to find a corpse on his porch. The next day, his life gets complicated. He's beaten, seduced and threatened unless he can find valuables his dead brother sent. Searching for answers, he finds a brother unlike the drug addicted young man he forgot, new threats, new enemies, more dead bodies, a courage he didn't think existed, a love he didn't expect and a truth he feared.
Gumbo Ya-Ya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,460. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Gumbo Ya-Ya is representative of a world-view from the mean streets of the "Big Sleazy" to the prison chow hall at Pendleton Reformatory. The characters in these stories range from a man who beds his best friend's girlfriend, to a college football player who discovers his youthful machismo disappearing when he faces a drunk with a revolver in hand.
Monkey Justice: Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Snubnose Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Monkey Justice is the first story collection of Patti Abbott.

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Wake the Undertaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Wake the Undertaker is a hardboiled thriller set in an alternative, darker San Francisco.
Piggyback
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When two young girls disappear with a trunk-load of pot, unaware that their payload has been packed with an extra five kilos of cocaine, a lovable loser persuades a sociopathic killer to pursue them across Northern California in a violent, twisted goose-chase that ends in a horrific place none of them could have foreseen.
Choice Cuts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Clifford’s debut short story collection Choice Cuts mines the fractured territory of the marginalized, misanthropic, and short-changed. From morally bereft television producers desperate for a hit, to veterans suffering psychotic splits, Clifford delves into the madness and desperation that plague those living on the edge, while never surrendering the search for the light that guides us all.
City of Heretics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
City of Heretics is a crime novel about an aging con named Crowe, just out of prison and back in Memphis, ready for some payback against the criminals who got him sent up. Before he can enjoy his revenge he has to track down a brutal murderer cutting a swath through the city—ultimately leading Crowe to confront a bizarre secret society of serial killers masquerading as a Christian splinter-group.
Pulp Ink 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
You live in a world of god-awful sequels. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Blues Brothers 2000. Scary Movie 2. It’s rough out there. But have no fear—here’s one sequel that hasn’t been drained of life by roving hordes of soulless studio execs.
Moondog Over the Mekong
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
MOONDOVER OVER THE MEKONG: stories of guns, gambling, girls and general mayhem that redraw the borders of crime. This globe-spanning collection rockets you from dirt-road trailer parks to the slums of Bangkok, the gangster underbelly of Tokyo to a postapocalyptic Old West.