Marvin Gray

Biography

Marvin Gray is an American humor columnist for the Observer magazine in Hua Hin, Thailand, having published over 25 articles since 2010. Maggie May is his first novel. Currently he is writing his second novel They Only Come Out at Night. He graduated with a General Education Development Certificate from Hoboken Adult Education Institute with honors. He has lived and worked in Afghanistan, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Iraq, Pakistan, and Thailand. He speaks Arabic, Spanish, and Urdu-Hindi. Marvin plays the harpsichord, enjoys jousting and extreme winter sports, and volunteers for numerous charitable events. He lives with his two soul mates, Pet and Rave—twin sisters and former professional dancers—along with their kitten Sebastian Cabot in a loft above a gentleman’s club in Los Angeles.

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Books

In His Own Image
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
American security officer Nicholas Haden is facing the most important assignment of his career. He must protect his boss Renée Thomas on a journey from Nairobi, Kenya into the heart of Al-Shabaab territory in Somalia in order to open a controversial youth center designed to de-radicalize former Islamic militants. A center, he does not believe in. But the success or failure of this model rehabilita
Welcome to the Dark Side
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,930. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 2003, Marvin Gray works for a US government contractor investigating and recovering Babylonian, Sumerian and Acadian artifacts stolen from the National Museum of Iraq and other Iraqi archaeological sites. The investigations turn deadly when Gray learns that many of the same people smuggling stolen goods are also involved in sex-trafficking. Iraqi women and girls are being shipped to oil-rich Ar
Dark Gray Demons
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,300. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Life after rescuing a Hispanic girl from serial killer Stephen Bracken’s basement dungeon should be heavenly. Marvin Gray rekindles his relationship with his girlfriend. He lands a new job investigating missing children. He is solving cases. And he has money for the first time in his life. But Gray is still tormented by his failure to save two other girls from that dungeon. Bracken is still on the
Gray Matter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
American security officer Clark Miller is playing a dangerous game. In order to track terrorist Anwar Khan from Indonesia to the tribal areas of Pakistan, Clark is embroiled in political volatility and religious fanaticism. Now working in Pakistan, he has learned the language, history, and culture of the conservative Muslim country. He has also made the mistake of sleeping with the wrong local wo
Gray Areas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,410. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Marvin Gray wakes up in a psychiatric ward, struggling to come to grips with the traumatic event that put him there. Under therapy, he combs through past events in search of the present-day realities that elude him. Tragedies in Baghdad, botched love affairs and failed attempts at protecting children - none of which Marvin is willing to confront. Meanwhile, he is trapped in a sequence of events th
They Only Come Out at Night
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,270. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Marvin Gray, on the verge of a nervous breakdown, is hiding in an abandoned motel in Lexington, Kentucky when he encounters three complex young women who change his life. Nasreen is a twenty-three-year-old Persian goddess who reawakens both his sexuality and his will to survive, while at the same time implicating him in attempted murder. Mia is a younger and tougher African American version of him
Maggie May
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,460. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Marvin Gray’s past has returned to haunt him. Fifteen years ago, he had a love affair with a beautiful Playboy centerfold, Maggie May Esquivel. Now, his only true love needs Marvin to rescue her from the notorious Salvadoran criminal gang MS-13, which has threatened the lives of Maggie May and their teenage son, Josh. The case throws inexperienced private eye Gray onto a convoluted course he can

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