Hard-Boiled
azw3 |eng | 2013-08-01 | Author:Stephen Dobyns

14 VICTOR DASHED UP THE STEPS, spun around, and raised the broken branch he held in his right hand. The chow dog which had chased him halfway down the block ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled May 24,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2016-05-17 | Author:Leena Lehtolainen

Hey, Hilja. I was at Sunday school today and got into a fight because Pinja said animals don’t go to heaven and I said they do and the teacher didn’t ...
( Category: Murder May 22,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-12 | Author:Stephen Dobyns [Dobyns, Stephen]

Twenty-five I was four when my father was sent to Korea, which was the last I saw of him. My mother moved back to her mother’s house in Aurelius. We ...
( Category: United States May 11,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Josie Brown

[From the student record archives of the Pasadena Country Day School, Mrs. Lawson’s Second Grade Class Parent Correspondence Copy file:] Dear Mrs. Shives, A note of thanks for the basket ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled May 7,2016 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Ariel S. Winter [Winter, Ariel S.]

13. MARY MOVED BEACHSTONE’S workbench down to the cabana piece by piece. Beachstone seemed to thrive living closer to the ocean. The cabana had everything he needed—a bathroom, a work ...
( Category: Murder May 7,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2014-05-17 | Author:Peter O'Donnell

Hagan moved along a broad carpeted corridor to a square lobby where a man sat reading a newspaper. Willie Garvin, walking to one side and just behind Hagan, said: "Ça ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled May 6,2016 )
mobi, epub, azw3 |eng | 2016-02-02 | Author:Timothy Hallinan

15 ONE THOUSAND, EIGHT HUNDRED, AND SEVENTY-FOUR TWENTIES AND TWO TENS Because I had followed orders and gone over to the phone, when the office door was pushed open, the ...
( Category: Heist May 2,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2004-12-31 | Author:Sandford, John [Sandford, John]

"Yeah..." Back past the stove clock to the back door. A cop was there, in uniform. Another man stood in the backyard, an elderly man, cork shaped, with white-straw hair, ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled April 29,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2003-12-31 | Author:Sandford, John [Sandford, John]

Lucas told him about the nine-millimeter shell, the blood, the car and the cell phone. "Probably too early to light a candle, but you might look around for a matchbook." ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled April 29,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2011-08-22 | Author:Andy Straka

11 Gabriel Wylie came strolling in though the front door of Lord Alfred’s Smokehouse and Deli in Leonardston a little after noon. The place was exactly the kind of hangout ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled April 28,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2001-05-01 | Author:Andy Straka

17 Birds, by almost any measure, live precarious lives. Watch them flit about, ever mindful of danger, or scatter in panic along the beach. Diseases and hunger haunt them. Predators—everything ...
( Category: Private Investigators April 28,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2009-08-01 | Author:Andy Straka

16 “Oh, boy,” I said. “What?” We were about to head out the door for our appointment with Damon Hicks’ sister and brother. Nicole, deep in thought, was clicking away ...
( Category: Murder April 28,2016 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Andy Straka

19 The Bitter Angler sounded more like a watering hole for frustrated bass fishermen than a redneck haven. I bit anyway. The establishment occupied the end cap of an otherwise ...
( Category: Murder April 28,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2015-11-08 | Author:Jeff Shelby

TWENTY TWO Marc Codaselli’s address was in a brand new condo building next to Target Field. It was in the middle of a cluster of other new-looking buildings that took ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled April 8,2016 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2015-01-05 | Author:Jeff Shelby

TWENTY FIVE I told Kathleen I’d be in touch and walked out to my car. I sat inside for a few minutes, the motor running, the radio playing softly from ...
( Category: Hard-Boiled April 8,2016 )