Mystery & Detective / Hard-Boiled

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed


Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection




Delete Hard-Boiled



English (747)

French (38)

German (76)

Spanish (457)

Italian (456)



All (747)

DRM Free (28)

DRM (719)

More options

Fields Where They Lay

by Timothy Hallinan

It’s three days until Christmas and Junior Bender, Hollywood’s fasttalking fixer for the felonious, is up to his ears in shopping mall Santas, Russian mobsters, desperate holiday shoppers, and (’tis the...

Saddle Up For Murder

by Leigh Hearon

At first, horse trainer and Carson Stables owner Annie Carson blames the random losses of local livestock on feral animals stalking Olympic Peninsula county’s farms and ranches. But when one of her own flock...

Gypsy in Amber

by Martin Cruz Smith

From “the master of the international thriller” (The New York Times) and the bestselling author of Tatiana and Gorky Park, Martin Cruz Smith’s first mystery novel—a classic crime whodunit with a shocking...

Canto for a Gypsy

by Martin Cruz Smith

Gypsy antique dealer Roman Grey is back in one of Martin Cruz Smith’s most beloved novels—​the exciting and fast-paced Canto for a Gypsy.

The priceless Royal Crown of Hungary is on display in St Patrick’s...

Last Chance: A Detective Beston Mystery

by A. C. Burch & Madeline Sorel

Almost-billionaire Vaughn Kreisler has vanished without a trace. So has his money, save the few million he left behind for his wife. When his yacht, the Last Chance, arrives in Grand Bahama, only one person...

Deep Down Dead

by Steph Broadribb

"Lori Anderson is as tough as they come, managing to keep her career as a fearless Florida bounty hunter separate from her role as single mother to nine-year-old Dakota, who suffers from leukaemia. But when...

South Village

by Rob Hart

Ash McKenna used to be an amateur P.I.—emphasis on ‘amateur’. Despite good intentions, he made a mess of his life in New York, so tried to build a new one in Portland. But after a traumatic turn of events,...

Crime Plus Music: Twenty Stories of Music-Themed Noir

by Jim Fusilli, David Liss & Craig Johnson

CRIME + MUSIC: The Sounds of Noir, collects twenty darkly intense, music-related noir stories by world-renowned mystery authors including David Corbett, Tyler Dilts, Brendan DuBois, Bill Fitzhugh, Alison Gaylin,...

Doubt in the 2nd Degree: A Jules Landau Mystery

by Marc Krulewitch

Jules Landau is an old-school private eye in the tradition of Robert Crais’s Elvis Cole—a man who’s making deals, making enemies, and making his mark on the Second City.


In Chicago, some neighborhoods...

The Key to the Coward's Spell

by Alex Bledsoe

Nursing an injured arm while on the job searching for a missing kid is bad enough for sword jockey Eddie LaCrosse. But when he discovers a smuggling ring rumored to be protected by powerful magic, he seeks out...

Rough Trade

by Todd Robinson

The long-awaited second novel in Todd Robinson's Anthony Award-nominated Boo and Junior series

The long-awaited second novel in Todd Robinson's Anthony Award-nominated Boo and Junior series

The long-awaited second...

The Final Country

by James Crumley


It's business as usual for Milo Milodragovitch, watching a relationship go sour and running a bar whose real business is cleaning some dirty money, until he gets sent off to hunt...

The Mexican Tree Duck

by James Crumley


One night up in Montana, C.W. Sughrue sets his seedy bar’s pricey jukebox in front of an oncoming freight train. When predictable results ensue, he needs to find a way to...


by James Crumley

C.W. Sughrue has been gut-shot and left to die and is, for the first time in his life, actually scared—which makes him angry. Milo Milodragovitch has been robbed of his three-million dollar inheritance by...

Charcoal Joe: An Easy Rawlins Mystery

Easy Rawlins #14

by Walter Mosley

Walter Mosley’s indelible detective Easy Rawlins is back, with a new detective agency and a new mystery to  solve.

Picking up where his last adventures in Rose Gold left off in L.A. in the late 1960s, Ezekiel...

Black Hammock: A noir thriller series set in Jacksonville, Florida

by Michael Wiley

Homicide detective Daniel Turner was never able to forget the unsolved case: the disappearance of Amon Jakobsen 18 years ago. Now he has returned to the isolated house on Black Hammock Island following reports...

Summary of Private Vegas: by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Private Vegas: by James Patterson & Maxine Paetro | Includes Analysis



Private investigator, Jack Morgan, deals with serial rapists, car bombings, murderous gold-diggers, a frame-up against his friend,...


by Ethan Stone

A Reno PD Case File

A serial killer known as the Confessor is kidnapping and torturing gay men, and Reno Police Department Evidence Technician Leif Carson is determined to catch him.

His personal life isn't any...

Summary of Big Little Lies: by Liane Moriarty | Includes Analysis

by Instaread Summaries

Inside this Instaread Summary:

-Overview of the entire book

-Introduction to the important people in the book

-Summary and analysis of all the chapters in the book

-Key Takeaways of the book

-A Reader's Perspective...

River City Blues

by Ward Howarth

It's early 1944 and Richmond, Virginia is a devil's paradise. Ration scams and police corruption are rampant while the inflated black market commands top dollar.

Detective Sergeant Bennie Sherwood, fresh off...