Hard Boiled

Hard-boiled crime fiction is a literary style, most commonly associated with detective stories, distinguished by the unsentimental portrayal of violence and sex.

Skin Game (The Dresden Files, #15)
The Shining Girls
Never Go Back (Jack Reacher, #18)
Ghost Story (The Dresden Files,  #13)
Turn Coat (The Dresden Files, #11)
Cold Days (The Dresden Files, #14)
Changes (The Dresden Files, #12)
A Wanted Man (Jack Reacher, #17)
61 Hours (Jack Reacher, #14)
Galveston
The Black Box (Harry Bosch, #18)
Gone Tomorrow (Jack Reacher, #13)
Inherent Vice
Deep Down (Jack Reacher, #16.5)
Kill the Dead (Sandman Slim, #2)

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    The Maltese Falcon
    The Long Goodbye
    Red Harvest
    L.A. Confidential (L.A. Quartet, #3)
    Farewell, My Lovely
    The Lady in the Lake
    The High Window
    Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, #1)
    The Thin Man
    The Big Nowhere (L.A. Quartet, #2)
    The Little Sister
    Die Trying (Jack Reacher, #2)
    Tripwire  (Jack Reacher, #3)
    Gone, Baby, Gone (Kenzie & Gennaro, #4)
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