Books tagged: gangsters

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Where Have You Been Billy Boy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A teen age boy with abusive parents runs away from his home in Brooklyn and hides out in a tent near the Appellation trail in Massachusetts, meets up with a tramp (Bud) and has an adventuresome summer camping out with his new friend. A detective is hired to search for him. Billy Boy's mother, an alcoholic and addict gets straightened out while he is away and gets reunited in a happy ending.
The Philosopher’s Table
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A computer programmer, Roland Farber, enjoys having an espresso and discussing philosophy with his friends until a gangster shows up one day and stirs things up a little. Roland is a bit gullible and when he agrees to give the newcomer a ride. He finds a large sum of money but it comes with a cost. Once the money is in his hand he doesn’t want to give it up.
The Mastodon Slayer and Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,790. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Book 1 is “Slayer of Mastodons, an Ice Age Alcoholic Fantasy” an ice age adventure story. Book 2 is a gangster adventure called “Finders Keepers Losers Weepers”. Book 3 is “The Huge Ball, the Threat of Nuclear HEMP” wherein a computer nerd saves the US government. Book 4 is “Donehogawa, a Story of Pilgrims and Native Americans” that takes place in 1626 Cape Cod.
The Jade Corpse Caper
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Gangster girl Calla O’Gurk braves zombies, mummies and three-headed dogs to swipe an ancient jade statuette from the home of Chicago industrialist Fulminius Squale. Now all she has to do is deliver it to an old lady in New Orleans and her job is done. What could possibly go wrong?
Two Gun Hart - Law Man, Cowboy, and Long-Lost Brother of Al Capone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
He was one of the most successful lawmen in the country, arresting bootleggers and catching criminals. He wore a ten gallon hat, wore cowboy boots, and rode a horse, fighting men with Tommy guns with his two six-shooters. He was a war hero, a wild-west performer, a Boy scout leader, and the president's body guard. He was also the brother of the most notorious criminal in the world, Al Capone.
Lucid Dreaming - November-December 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The Nov-Dec issue includes, "The Meal,” where two modern gangsters plan a takeover of their respective mobs and “Cold Hard Cash,” where an assistant takes his boss' request all too seriously.
Rabbits & Wild Dogs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Marco and the author chase down Joey Bones, ostensibly to teach him a lesson. Joey's been trash talkin' Marco, a boss, and threatening to shoot him. The threat doesn't bother Marco, but being called a rat? Now that bothers him.
Impact
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The discovery of a bone plunges Spike and his friends into the adventure of a lifetime, with strange worlds, powerful crystals, vicious dinosaurs and a fantastic encounter with an ancient race. Can they save their new friends in time? Meanwhile, the odious Gullivan has plans of his own - and they don't include the kids, or Joseph Price...
The Golden Merra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
1928 - Booze smuggler Wil Driscoll has accepted an invitation from an old foe to attend a dog race in New Orleans. On the lam from his boss, Wil desperately needs to strike it big. He soon discovers that he has to share a room with Albert Crow, an ambitious treasure hunter enroute an expedition to Mexico. After the pair's run-in with New Orleans' notorious Black Hand gang, it's no day at the races
Nightly Escapades
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 360. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
A rhyming verse story about a boy who looks forward to going to bed