Books tagged: tongs

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Silent Victor
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Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,970. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Clarke Lantham got a good chuckle when a world-famous alien hunter tried him to prevent an attack on San Francisco. He stopped laughing 12 hours later when gray aliens apparently stole a priceless artifact in full view of security cameras. But when takes the case, he finds himself working against the Chinese Government and the FBI. Book 4 of The Clarke Lantham Mysteries Mystery/Comedy/Thriller
Joe Detective: Epiphany in Lead (Book Three)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,890. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There are those Joe has offended by his not-too-accidental blowing-up of their leaders. Joe learns there is no such thing as justice or impunity in life. The lesson comes as an epiphany in lead. It's said that when faced with almost certain death we have two choices: fight or flight. That's easy to say unless you're the one backed in a corner.
Joe Detective: The Star Rouge (Book Four)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Joe learns that one local act can have profound international implications. Containers full of undesirable dissidents have to go somewhere, after all. And turning them from single unit agitating annoyances into smaller dressed packages of high profit has a macabre sort of merit. Cutting off this income stream is resented to the bone.
Daisy Wong: The Blond Chinaman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(SHORT STORY PLUS A BONUS STORY) According to Lt. Daisy Wong, space marshal, "Some guys are too Chinese for their own good." Eddie Lau, Martian big shot, wins this year's prize. Only now Eddie's devotion to his Asian heritage has put his wife in mortal danger. Person or persons unknown have kidnapped her and are holding her for a huge ransom. In desperation, he turns to Daisy Wong for help.
Daisy Wong, Space Marshal: The Case of the Extra Corpse
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(Short Story, Science Fiction) When Virgil's Little Chapel of the Cosmos, located on the idyllic Lagrange Colony PRAXIS, ends up with one corpse too many, Lt. Daisy Wong, Space Marshal, investigates. She soon uncovers a web of drug smuggling, hijacked shipments, and revenge. At the center of it all is Connie Nine Pipes, tong boss and Daisy's beloved and revered uncle.
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Missing Days
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(SHORT STORY PLUS A BONUS STORY) When a part-time smuggler and full-time mortician goes missing, Daisy's superiors assign her to find him. The trail begins on Praxis, a Bavarian-themed LaGrange colony. It plunges below the Alpine surface and enters a warren of blind alleys and dead-end tunnels. The deeper she goes, the more certain she becomes that she's entered The Hell of the Missing Days.
Daisy Wong: The Runaway Concubine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(Science Fiction, Novelette Plus a Bonus Novelette) When one of tong boss Snakeskin Wong's favored concubines disappears, he calls in his niece, Space Marshal Daisy Wong, to track her down and return the misguided young woman to the bosom of his family. The trail leads Daisy across the solar system, from dives to resorts. The road is paved with deception, genetic engineers, and murder.
Daisy Wong: The Hell of the Time-Travelling Sinners
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(Short Story, Science Fiction, Mystery) The discovery of a murder victim wedged against the intake screen of a sewage-reclamation plant sends Lt. Daisy Wong on a dangerous chase for the killer. She follows the trail through a mirrored maze of desperate politicians, a slumming debutante, seedy bars, drugged-out body builders, and dope dealers. Her own boss may have even turned crooked.
Chicago's DuSable Harborcide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,520. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The body count rises on Chicago's lakefront as foreign Mafiosi vie for control of DuSable Harbor. It's a bawdy tale of intrigue! (contains harsh language)
Daisy Wong: The Precious Cargo
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(SHORT STORY) Death rode in first class. When headquarters first sent Daisy Wong, Space Marshal, to “impound or destroy” a shipment of lethal contraband, she had no idea the Martian mob owned the shipment. Nor did she realize that no matter what she did, even if she looked the other way, they'd come after her.