Books tagged: counterfeit money

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The Barrel Murder April 17, 1903 The Mafia and Counterfeiting in New York City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Benedetto Madonia was dispatched from Buffalo to Pittsburgh by the Morello gang in February 1903. He was sent there to assist three counterfeiters who had been arrested and convicted only weeks before. After Madonia was murdered New York City Police detectives discovered letters written between the slain man and Giuseppe Morello the head of a counterfeiting ring. The notes led to numerous arrests.
Perfect Husband: The True Story of the Trusting Bride Who Discovered Her Husband Was a Coldblooded Killer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,350. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
As seen on A Current Affair—the shocking story of Florida's most bizarre multiple murder case. As Lisa and Kosta Fotopoulos lay sleeping in their home, a burglar broke in and shot Lisa at point-blank range in the head. Miraculously, she survived to learn the sobering truth about her would-be assassin—and about her sociopathic husband's deadly agenda.
One Fish, Two Fish, Big Fish, Little Fish: Silver Dawn, Book 2 in the Smugglers in Paradise Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Life continues to move on for the Ramos family. Julia's death scattered some to the sea and broke others. After more than a dozen years most have recovered, at least outwardly. Now one of her nephews begins a summer vacation on the South East Asian Sea with his dad and an old family friend that thrusts them into Triad danger, reignites old friendships and causes ripples in family relationships.
Death by Deceit ~ An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The phone rings at four in the morning. For Ian McBriar, now a Detective Inspector with the Toronto Police Department, early morning phone calls are never a good thing. And this is no exception. Starting with a grizzly death and a warehouse fire, Ian follows the trail of a cold-case unsolved murder and a baffling series of clues, hunting for an elusive serial killer...
Arsalan: His American Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Arsalan, a Pakistani student in the 1960's, wants nothing more than to be an American. As he realizes his dream and climbs to the top of the US foreign policy establishment, he attracts the attention of two beautiful Soviet agents, determined to pry secrets from him by any means necessary. An FBI agent is equally determined to root out Soviet infiltration and turn the tables on the gorgeous spies.
One-Shot Deal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Charlie Carr is Petievich's brilliant creation - a bullish Treasury Agent in the street-smart sad-eyed tradition of Raymond Chandler. Carr rips the lid off an intricate scheme to print ten million in US Treasury notes on stolen government security paper - a scam that begins in the inner sanctum of the US Mint and ends in a pool of blood beneath the smoking barrel of Carr's .357 magnum
To Die in Beverly Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Treasury Agents Charlie Carr and Jack Kelly, investigating a counterfeiting ring, are tipped off by Det Travis Bailey of the LA police a cool, ruthless cop with some strange tastes in sex and women who warns them of a plot to murder their prime witness. They become involved in a phony stake out and Kelly is seriously wounded. Deeply suspicious, Carr is determined to avenge his partner's murder.
To Live and Die in L.A.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Two U.S. Treasury agents, partners and antagonists, are drawn into a matrix of violence and corruption, southern California-style, that becomes a journey through a sunlit hell - at the end of which they become experts on the thin line between what it takes to live - and die - in L.A.