Books tagged: organized crime

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Shadow Wolves Tears of Blood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,650. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Shadow Wolves Tears of Blood picks up 16 years after Shadow Wolves Youthful Inexperience. Time hasn’t been kind to Justin, Josh, and James as they’ve had a falling out between the years. Now out on their own with their own families, careers, and life has its issues; particularly for Josh who has been assigned to a toxic case. One deadly night when his case goes extremely wrong.
Organized Crime Growth and Sustainment: A Review of the Influence of Popular Religion and Beliefs in Mexico - Drug Gangs, El Chapo, Narco-Cultura, Narco-Corridos, Sinaloa Cartel, Malverde Cult, Saints
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,550. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In 2006, Mexican President Felipe Calderon announced the "war on drugs," an ongoing, low-intensity, asymmetrical war between the government and various drug cartels that has proven the bloodiest conflict since the Mexican civil war a century ago. Meanwhile, the subculture of narco-cultura continues to grow, under the influence of powerful drug cartels throughout Mexico.
Series: The Hunted Hearts. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
"A page-turning gripping romantic suspense!" RULE#3: DON’T LET HIM TAKE YOU... When Ellie Phillips jets off on a romantic mini-break with her fiancé Jacob, the last thing she expects is for their plane to get hijacked and crash, leaving them stranded in a remote part of cold Alaska. If she wants to survive, she’ll have to visit the ghosts of her past to unlock all the secrets surrounding her.
Connected: Dello Green
Series: Connected ยท Crime Novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Murder, betrayal, the drug trade, the protection and collection rackets, Jojo White has his fingers in all of those pies. Together with Emilio Rodriguez the two rule the east coast with an iron grip and Dello Green is the man they go to when there are problems, when the business doesn't run quite so smooth: But Dello Green is about to cause his own problems when he decides to go rogue...
Terre Haute, Indiana Betting Ring Big Time Gambling in 1959
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Terre Haute was profiled in a Life Magazine article as Sin City. The men who operated a gambling ring ran a lucrative business luring college and pro football bettors and people who gambled on baseball and the World Series. In November 1957 agents of the United States Treasury closed in on the operation and indicted many of the men involved in it. My e-book profiles the lives of the gamblers.
The Murder of a Bookie Italian Rackets in Buffalo, New York April 1938
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
My e-book looks at the murder of John J, Barbera and puts it into the context of Italian crime as it existed in Buffalo between 1938-1945. Barbera was a former associate of Joseph DiCarlo, who was termed Public Enemy #1 by a former Buffalo commissioner. DiCarlo was brought to justice in 1945 when he was tried with a corrupt policeman and another gangster. All received light misdemeanor sentences.
Viper's Tail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,030. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
VIPER'S TAIL, a Matt Chance Thriller by Tom Crowley. 1st in series. Matt Chance finds himself drafted into the middle of a deadly plot involving right wing Japanese fanatics intent on punishing China for grievances going back to the end of WW II and the loss of Japan's preeminent position of global power.
Frank Little Frankie Gallucio The Man Who Gave Al Capone His Scarface
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Little Frankie Gallucio dropped out of sight after the Prohitibition era, until he was suspicioned for a slaying that was attributed to Murder, Inc. Murder, Inc. was a crime combine that was based in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn. It was famous for contracting murders for hire, beginning around 1933. William O'Dwyer, the Brooklyn D.A., tried to tie Gallucio and Ralph Sprizza to the crime.
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A world decimated by virus, A crime lord’s daughter holds the key. Can she discover it in time? Her world depends on it.
The Man Who Dealt in Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is 1947. The Jews in Palestine face extinction. In desperation, they send an envoy to Blume, the czar of organized crime in the U.S.A.—the one man in the world who can get them arms! How does a kid from the Lower East Side become so powerful a crime figure that he holds a nation’s fate in his hands? This wide-ranging novel tells the whole story of Marcus Blume.