Jesse Sublett III


Author, musician and artist, Jesse Sublett has been a force in the music and culture scene in Austin, Texas since the late 1970s, when his band, the Skunks, were the vanguard of the new music scene there. Best known for his crime fiction series of Martin Fender novels, Jesse has also received high praise for his memoir, "Never the Same Again: A Rock n' Roll Gothic," with its riveting account of his life as a struggling musician, cancer survivor, and the murder of his girlfriend by a serial killer. Jesse also does ghost writing and has written extensively for nonfiction television.

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Grave Digger Blues (Bare Bones Edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,290. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This noir is set in the last weeks before the end of the world. Hank Zzybnx, damaged war vet turned private eye, a highly-paid killer-for-hire, tracks down the ghosts of his troubled past as the urban jungle descends into chaos. Alternating chapters follow a parallel protagonist, The Blues Cat, doomed jazz musician, magnet for deranged fans, shadowed by thugs at every seedy dive he plays.
Rock Critic Murders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Martin Fender is a blues bassist and part-time detective in the hothouse music scene in Austin, Texas in the mid-1980s. In this complex and quirky novel, desperate rock critics who hold a grudge against Martin's old band are murdered over a missing kilo of cocaine. Real estate scammers, a suicidal guitarist and a homicidal redhead make for a thrill-ride at 120 decibels.

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