Category: Hard Boiled

Quentin Bates's Frozen Assets (Officer Gunnhilder series Book 1) PDF

By Quentin Bates

ISBN-10: 1569478678

ISBN-13: 9781569478677

ISBN-10: 1616950560

ISBN-13: 9781616950569

A physique is located floating within the harbor of a rural Icelandic fishing village. used to be it an coincidence, or whatever extra sinister?  It’s as much as Officer Gunnhildur, a sardonic lady cop, to determine. Her research uncovers an internet of corruption hooked up to Iceland’s company and banking groups. in the meantime, a rookie crime journalist latches onto her, trying to find a scoop, and an nameless blogger is stirring up difficulty. The issues bring up, as do the stakes, while a moment homicide is devoted. Frozen Assets is a piercing examine the endemic corruption that ended in the worldwide monetary concern that bankrupted Iceland’s significant banks and despatched the rustic into an monetary tailspin from which it has but to recover.

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Download e-book for kindle: Only the Wicked (The Ivan Monk Mysteries Book 4) by

ISBN-10: 1933586931

ISBN-13: 9781933586939

Ivan Monk chases a secret deep into America’s shameful past

Half a century in the past, previous guy Spears used to be a hero of the ballpark. In an age whilst baseball used to be segregated, he performed within the Negro Leagues, supplying wish for a iteration of oppressed African americans. a long time after Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s colour line, Spears is an previous guy in a barbershop straining to listen to the sport at the radio. An offhanded remark a few former teammate, Kennesaw Riles, shocks inner most eye Ivan Monk, who has deeply buried stories of a ball-playing relative through that identify. yet ahead of he can choose the previous man’s mind, Spears drops useless. a couple of days later, Kennesaw Riles follows suit.
 
To comprehend the pair of deaths, Monk digs into the historical past of his kinfolk and his kingdom. He follows the secret to Mississippi blues state, the place he’s pressured to confront a model of hatred that he proposal had died with Jim Crow.

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Get Castang's City (The Henri Castang Mysteries Book 3) PDF

By Nicolas Freeling

ISBN-10: 0394508955

ISBN-13: 9780394508955

ISBN-10: 039474747X

ISBN-13: 9780394747477

A French detective seems to be right into a public figure’s murder—and discovers a few inner most secrets—in a secret by way of an writer who's “a pleasure to learn” (The Times Literary Supplement).
 
whilst an area professional is gunned down on the street, it seems like a cold-blooded political assassination. yet as Inspector Henri Castang investigates—and questions the victim’s colleagues and family—it turns out the intent could have been toward home.
 
The secret simply turns into extra tangled whilst the official’s son turns up useless. what's this family members focused on that has expense them lives already? Castang needs to kind via secrets and techniques, blackmail, and lies to resolve the case sooner than one other sufferer is focused . . .
 
Castang’s City is an atmospheric and suspenseful novel through a celebrated writer who earned crime fiction’s 3 such a lot prestigious prizes: the Grand Prix de Littérature Policière, the Edgar Award, and the CWA Gold Dagger.

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Get The Snarl of the Beast: A Race Williams Detective Story PDF

By Carroll John Daly

ISBN-10: 0839826583

ISBN-13: 9780839826583

ISBN-10: 1514853892

ISBN-13: 9781514853894

The Snarl of the Beast, first released in 1927, is taken into account one of many first hard-boiled detective novels, with inner most investigator Race Williams showing almost immediately ahead of Dashiell Hammett's Continental Op personality. In The Snarl of the Beast, Williams is requested by means of the police to trace down a grasp legal often called “the Beast,” reputed to be “the such a lot feared, the cunningest and harshest creature that stalks town streets at night.” Carroll John Daly (1889-1958) authored sixteen novels and a few brief tales. The Snarl of the Beast is the 1st publication within the Race Williams series.

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Download e-book for kindle: Night Cover (The Lt. Leroy Powder Novels Book 1) by Michael Z. Lewin

By Michael Z. Lewin

ISBN-10: 0425040305

ISBN-13: 9780425040300

ISBN-10: 150981681X

ISBN-13: 9781509816811

Lt. Leroy Powder, Indianapolis PD, investigates a sequence of ugly murders and the disappearance of a teenage girl
 
Six burglaries, attacks, one armed theft, and a bomb scare all are available on the tail finish of Lt. Leroy Powder’s swing shift within the evening conceal room of the Indianapolis PD—a shift he’s been operating for nineteen years. approximately to wrap up, he will get a choice from low-level legal Johnny Uncle, who claims to have chanced on a body.
 
the reason for demise is strangulation. There’s no signal of sexual attack, no obvious intent, and no kind of identity at the corpse—including prints as the killer took a sledgehammer to the victim’s fingers postmortem. yet Powder’s difficulties have purely started: This physique won’t be the last.

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New PDF release: Old Tin Sorrows (Garrett, P.I.)

By Glen Cook

ISBN-10: 0451160134

ISBN-13: 9780451160133

while his outdated pal Blake Peters calls in a few late favors. Garrett seems like he’s devoted himself to a corps of corpses. a person is attempting to kill Blake's filthy rich, retired basic Stantnor, in a so much lingering, painful, and perhaps toxic means. Can Garrett maintain the overall above ground? 
 
yet Stantnor's mansion holds a number of surprises for a human detective who proposal he'd noticeable all of it. For whereas the final is demise slowly, his staff are wasting their lives at a miles swifter fee. And while many of the not-long-departed try and enlist their comrades within the turning out to be legions of the lifeless, Garrett understands it is time to name in his personal troops—in the individual of Morley Dotes, the hardest half-elf round. With Morley guarding his again, Garrett's received to handle—or will get his arms on—both the killer and the mansion's elusive beauties, who appear invisible to everybody yet Garrett!

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Download PDF by : Shoedog

ISBN-10: 0312110618

ISBN-13: 9780312110611

ISBN-10: 0316246565

ISBN-13: 9780316246569

ISBN-10: 0446610747

ISBN-13: 9780446610742

ISBN-10: 1478951389

ISBN-13: 9781478951384

From "the poet laureate of the D.C. crime global" ("Esquire") comes this robust early novel, now on hand in paperback for the 1st time--the noirish tale of ways a Washington, D.C., liquor shop heist exhibits a drifter named Constantine what it capability to be a shoedog. Martin's Press.

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New PDF release: The Third Rail

By Michael Harvey

ISBN-10: 0307473635

ISBN-13: 9780307473639

ISBN-10: 0307707350

ISBN-13: 9780307707352

ISBN-10: 0307946584

ISBN-13: 9780307946584

ISBN-10: 1410428486

ISBN-13: 9781410428486

A girl is shot as she waits for her educate to paintings. An hour later, a moment lady is killed as she rides an increased educate during the Loop. Then, a church turns into the objective of a chemical guns assault. the town of Chicago is below siege, and Michael Kelly, former cop became inner most investigator, occurs to be at the scene while all hell breaks loose.  Kelly’s brassy investigating and razor-sharp instincts lead him into an complicated plot related to a retired cop, a shady educate corporation, and a quietly ticking weapon nestled deep within the city’s underbelly.  but if his girlfriend—the lovely pass judgement on Rachel Swenson—is kidnapped, Kelly realizes that the single manner he’s going to discover the killer is to excavate his personal stormy past.

From the Paperback edition.

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Download e-book for kindle: Death Bed (The John Marshall Tanner Mysteries Book 2) by Stephen Greenleaf

By Stephen Greenleaf

ISBN-10: 0385271395

ISBN-13: 9780385271394

ISBN-10: 0450056708

ISBN-13: 9780450056703

ISBN-10: 0553293486

ISBN-13: 9780553293487

The look for a demise millionaire’s son leads John Marshall Tanner to a case of household terrorism

Maximilian Kottle spent all his lifestyles fearing demise. while he ultimately built melanoma, he notion the disorder may well end up a unhappiness. He was once improper. loss of life is way worse than he had imagined. With under a month to reside, the wealthiest guy in San Francisco calls on deepest detective John Marshall Tanner to meet his ultimate want: He desires to see his son.
 
Thirty-year-old Karl has been lacking on the grounds that he disappeared a decade in the past, misplaced within the fog of sixties radicalism, leaving his plutocrat father within the airborne dirt and dust. because the elder Kottle’s time runs out, he hopes the prior may be forgotten, yet as Tanner quickly learns, the injuries of the sixties haven’t absolutely healed, and discovering Karl Kottle should be an explosive feat.
 
Death Bed is the 2d publication within the John Marshall Tanner Mysteries, yet you could take pleasure in examining the sequence in any order.
 

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