Books tagged: crime caper

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Bad State
Price: Free! Words: 52,110. Language: Australian English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Vol 5 in the Bush Capital Series. Canberra political journalist Paul Ryder is unemployed again and forced to ghostwrite for sports stars. When a Federal Senator dies in a car bomb explosion, he jumps back into the game and hunts for glory. But will his by-line end up on a scoop or a tombstone? An Australian political thriller laced with laconic humour.
Sting Suite
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,490. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
When world-class con artist John Law discovers a congressional committee has frozen the $97 million he scammed from Uncle Sam, he heads straight for the belly of the beast: Washington DC.  Law draws hard-drinking, skirt-chasing US Senator Frank Mahoney and his straight-arrow chief of staff Tom Beckman into an elaborate scheme designed to trick Mahoney into getting Law’s millions out of stir.
Marshland Stumble
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018 by M.H. Dartos. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Urban
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Lena knew how to run a scam: a little bit persuasion, a little bit of muscle and a whole lot of hustle. But when she felt pushed into a corner, well, that's when things got ugly.
Sprinkle Takes the Cake
Series: Mr. Sprinkle. Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Henry J Sprinkle is not your average blind coroner. He is the last of his kind: a true blue American gentleman—and a ducky shincracker to boot. So when they roll a corpsified Mr. Roger’s into his lab one day, Sprinkle dives right into the case, until he’s elbows-deep in organs and mystery.
Six Bells
Series: The Blanchflower Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $1.96 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017 by BinnsCagneyPublishing Co. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Blanchflower's latest case has his faithful companion Ferraud in a bit of a stir. What starts as a clear cut case evolves into something much darker, and this time its Ferraud who is out of his depths as six bells toll.
Surveillance Stories: A Series of Short Stories on Surveillance Methods
Price: Free! Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The author, Gary Jenkins is a retired Kansas City Police Intelligence Unit detective and Gary uses real life situations to entertain and educate the reader in the art of surveillance.
Bread Head
Price: Free! Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Are you are dreamer? Or are you an achiever? Encouraged by an older friend, a young man not yet out his thirties starts his own publishing/website concern. Then, he goes into town, sets up his office and actually does start a business. He wants to be rich, but then why choose publishing. Is he a Bread Head? Or is he one of the addicts?
Big Dirt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,590. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Vol 4 in Bush Capital Series. With his career in political journalism a smoking ruin, Paul Ryder becomes a ghost-writer. A legendary West Australian mining tycoon hires him to pen his autobiography. All Paul has to do is write a lot of lies and bank a fat cheque. However, he stumbles upon a dark family secret, gets mixed up in murder, is targeted by Chinese spies and has to flee for his life.
Ghostly Goings On
Series: All Earnest Long's Fiction, Book 7 ยท Crime, Mystery and Horror, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ghostly Goings On is a ghostly caper that involves a cuckold, a former drug dealer, a woman married and dopey husband now living in a cottage in the English countryside, a crooked deal, journeys back to youth, 3 witches and more....
The Park Place Rangers - A Series of Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
A book of short-stories about policing in Houston, Texas' rough and tumble East End during the 1960's and 70's.