Mister White: A Johnny Zero Casefile (#1) by Michael McClung
Approx. 7,100 words.
Published on February 5, 2012.
In Miracle City, the cases are as unusual as the detective who solves them...
Johnny Zero has a problem with magic. He's also the best gumshoe in town. But when he's hired by the most powerful man in the City to shut down a guy who's cheating the uncheatable roulette wheel at the Four Queens Casino, Johnny learns a thing or two about history - and himself.