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The Memoirs of Detective Vidocq By Eugène François Vidocq
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Eugène François Vidocq (1775-1857) was a French criminal who became the founder and first director of the crime-detection Sûreté Nationale as well as the head of the first... More > known private detective agency. Vidocq is widely regarded as the father of modern criminology and of the French police department. He is also considered to be the first private detective. Vidocq's successes as an investigator inspired many Victorian authors who borrowed his brilliance to embody their fictional heroes. The characters of Sherlock Holmes is very much based on Vidocq; so are both Jean Valjean and Inspector Javert in Les Miserables. Dickens mentions Vidocq in Great Expectations; Melville cites him in Moby Dick; and Poe refers to Vidocq's methods in Murders in the Rue Morgue.< Less
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Dan Turner Hollywood Detective By Robert Leslie Bellem
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Written and created by Robert Leslie Bellem, the hardnosed, feisty, Hollywood Detective, Dan Turner, is featured in eight stories and one comic presentation in this compilation. Read Temporary... More > Corpse, Death's Bright Halo, Beyond Justice, Dark Star of Death, Blackmail from Beyond, Crimson Quest, Cat Act, and Latin Blood, as well as the comic, The Murdered Mummy. All stories are from Spicy Detective and Private Detective and are fully illustrated with the original artwork which accompanied their publication in the pulps.< Less
Dan Turner, Hollywood Detective By Robert Leslie Bellem
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Written and created by Robert Leslie Bellem, the hardnosed, feisty, Hollywood Detective, Dan Turner, is featured in eight stories and one comic presentation in this compilation. Read Temporary... More > Corpse, Death's Bright Halo, Beyond Justice, Dark Star of Death, Blackmail from Beyond, Crimson Quest, Cat Act, and Latin Blood, as well as the comic, The Murdered Mummy. All stories are from Spicy Detective and Private Detective and are fully illustrated with the original artwork which accompanied their publication in the pulps.< Less
Dan Turner, Hollywood Detective By Robert Leslie Bellem
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HARDCOVER EDITION. Written and created by Robert Leslie Bellem, the hardnosed, feisty, Hollywood Detective, Dan Turner, is featured in eight stories and one comic presentation in this compilation.... More > Read Temporary Corpse, Death's Bright Halo, Beyond Justice, Dark Star of Death, Blackmail from Beyond, Crimson Quest, Cat Act, and Latin Blood, as well as the comic, The Murdered Mummy. All stories are from Spicy Detective and Private Detective and are fully illustrated with the original artwork which accompanied their publication in the pulps.< Less
Michael Drayton, Detective Guy By Len Cassamas
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When Michael Drayton, a private investigator from Pawtucket, Rhode Island, awakes to find that his wealthiest client has been murdered while he was working for the man’s daughter and... More > son-in-law, he suddenly finds himself at once suspect, alibi, witness, and investigator. Michael Drayton, Detective Guy is an exploration of the hardboiled mystery and noir genres with subtle, yet conscious, allusions to The Big Sleep, The Maltese Falcon, and even Raymond Chandler’s famous essay, “The Simple Art of Murder.”< Less
Michael Drayton, Detective Guy By Len Cassamas
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When Michael Drayton, a private investigator from Pawtucket, Rhode Island, awakes to find that his wealthiest client has been murdered while he was working for the man’s daughter and... More > son-in-law, he suddenly finds himself at once suspect, alibi, witness, and investigator. Michael Drayton, Detective Guy is an exploration of the hardboiled mystery and noir genres with subtle, yet conscious, allusions to The Big Sleep, The Maltese Falcon, and even Raymond Chandler’s famous essay, “The Simple Art of Murder.”< Less
I'm Detective Clarke By Brian P. Borcky
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R.D. Clarke is a loser. It's mere days before his 27th birthday and R.D. still lives in his childhood bedroom and works as a secretary for his father - renowned detective Jerry Clarke. Everything... More > changes when the beautiful Lauren Welbourn drops by without an appointment to urge the elder Clarke to find her missing brother. Showing uncharacteristic guile (and stupidity), R.D. pretends to be Detective Clarke and takes the case, which provides more excitement and danger than he bargained for. Armed with nothing but his wits and comically limited detective skills, R.D. must navigate through an endless procession of lies, double lives, family feuds and love triangles to uncover the secrets behind a young couple's sudden disappearance. I'm Detective Clarke is the first thrilling comedic mystery in the series of eBooks featuring R.D. Clarke.< Less
Detective Jack MayBee, and Chuck the Attorney, 20 Detective Short Stories By Charles Neuf, CPP
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Short Stories based on real Private Detective case files about cases of every kind. Written by a Private Detective who worked the cases.Investigations are assignments from chuck the Attorney located... More > in Springfield, Illinois.< Less
Detective Jack MayBee and the Chicago Connection By Charles Neuf, CPP
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A Private Detective meets a shady Attorney Investigator and becomes involved with the Chasers of Personal accident Cases in the Midwest. 20 short stories about clients and how they changed the... More > life's of the detective and Alex the Chicago connection. The stories focus on the life's of the Detective, Alex, and the many clients affected by changes in their life. The stories take place throughout the Midwest states of Missouri, Illinois, Ind., Kentucky, Tenn., Ohio, and a few other areas in the U.S.< Less

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Cardboard Cardboard By Patrick G. Redford
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