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The Gray and Guilty Sea
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,040. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A curmudgeon. A loner. That's how people describe Garrison Gage, and that's when they're being charitable. After his wife's brutal murder, the crippled private investigator retreats to the coastal town of Barnacle Bluffs, Oregon. When the body of a young woman washes up on the beach, his conscience draws him back into his old occupation – forcing him to confront the demons of his own guilt.
A Plunder by Pilgrims
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It starts with a knock at the door – something reclusive ex-detective Garrison Gage hates. When it's his teenage neighbor, whose girlfriend has gone missing just before Thanksgiving, Gage gets reluctantly pulled back into his old line of work - and ends up facing some fears of his own in Oregon's dark woods...Includes an extended preview of THE GRAY AND GUILTY SEA, also featuring Garrison Gage.
Robert B. Parker & John D. MacDonald Share a Happy Hour: PART 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Enclosed is Part 1 of a short story, titled “Robert B. Parker and John D. MacDonald Share A Happy Hour”, (approx. 1500 words). The two iconic writers share posthumous cocktails and conversation as they muse over what was, what is, and what may be. Travis and Spenser are there in spirit, so to speak
Atlanta Bones
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,180. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Brad Strickland. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Atlanta Bones is a hard-edged Florida thriller relieved by humor and spiced with exotic locations. In the best-selling tradition of John D. MacDonald, Carl Hiassen, and Randy Wayne White, it rips through a plot involving a rich man who is presumed dead, his not-so-grieving widow, and a reluctant, tough adventurer.
Cuban Dagger
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Brad Strickland. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jim Dallas knew from the start that a search for a runaway teen-aged daughter was likely to be a losing proposition. But he got pulled from Florida into a search that led to the Caribbean...and into a web of treachery and death. Gary Kim Hayes writes, "Right on the money. Think of John D. MacDonald, Carl Hiassen, and the easy wry style of Nelson Demille...Jim Dallas is my new favorite detective."
The Black Book
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Price: Free! Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Travis McGee has gone missing. His friend Murphy is called to rescue him. Along the way, he runs head long into white supremacists. But, that's OK. Murphy doesn't fight fair.
Mixed Cocktails: A Meeting of Minds
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Six famous Americans pair off for a night of drinks, finger food, sentimentality, caustic humor and reminiscing. Robert Redford & Paul Newman Spenser & McGee (MacDonald & Parker) Obama & George W. Bush Over cocktails and appetizers, in a conversational world without limits, what would they have said? *T
Spenser and Travis McGee: The Trafalgar Square Bomber
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You set the price! Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two great American fictional characters, Spenser and Travis McGee literally bump into each other coming out of a hotel in central London, moments from the famed Trafalgar Square. They are both travelling alone, both semi-retired and pushing 70. Upon their chance meeting they walk to a pub for an adult beverage where they gradually reveal their stories to each other. Terror ensues.
Travis McGee & Me: Reflections on the Man from Slip F-18
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
The 21 Travis McGee novels of John D. MacDonald have been in print since the first was published in 1964. They have proven enormously popular with readers and have inspired generations of crime fiction writers. Without a doubt, McGee is one of the most vivid and influential characters in American crime fiction. Travis McGee & Me is D. R. Martin’s personal take on McGee and his adventures.
Wood's Ledge
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Price: Free! Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
While tarpon fishing in the backcountry of the Florida Keys, Mac Travis discovers a plot to drill for oil in the pristine waters. After his life is threatened he teams up with his long time friend and mentor, Wood, to uncover a plot that leads to the top echelons of power in Washington DC. An action packed short story featuring underwater and boating scenes