M.E. Purfield

Biography

M.E Purfield was raised in the Jersey 'burbs. At 18 he moved to Jersey City to attend The School of Visual Arts film program in NYC. He has never returned to the ‘burbs. Since then he’s done some script work for low low low budget films and even directed a few shorts.

Before publishing novels, he has toiled around with many short stories in many genres at many venues until he decided his strengths lie with Young Adult fiction. He wrote three contemporary novels jesus freakz + buddha punx, Breaking Fellini, and Delicate Cutters (due out in 2012). Now he focuses on Noir Fantasy, a genre that brings together hardboiled prose, anti heroes, crime, and dark fantasy.

When not practicing the art of Potty Mouth, he spends his time raising his son, being married, watching horror films, and listening to punk music.

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Books

Miki Radicci Shorts (Vol 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,960. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Collected for the first time are the first 9 short stories in the Miki Radicci series. In these stories you will experience adventures not found in the novels.
Hacker's Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Teen psychic Miki Radicci finally finds her long lost little sister Prudence Radicci who’s been imprisoned on Elite’s 33rd floor where the special psychics are hidden. To break her out, Miki confronts the one man that she could never fully trust, Frank Welker. He’s more that willing to help Miki, but Elite will do anyt
Expressway Thru the Skull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,930. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
She killed two men and blew him up with grenades but only sent him onto a catatonic state. Now someone else has killed him and she has to find his killer or risk revealing her crime.
Blunt Force Kharma: Section 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Blunt Force Kharma is an urban sci-fi noir from the author of the long running noir fantasy Miki Radicci series. On a barely populated planet, Kelly Kharma operates her private investigation and security business out of her downtown office in the Central District. Most of the time she takes on boring background work for corporations, investigations for lawyers, or divorces but sometimes...
The Ghost and the Stream (Miki Radicci Book 9)
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,030. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
He has no name and no history. The police can’t identify him. He won’t say a word except one name: Michael Radicci.
Fountain & Fairfax
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,030. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Fountain & Fairfax is a suburban punk rock giallo.
Sinking Stones in the Sky
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
In the 8th book of M.E. Purfield’s addictive noir fantasy series, two characters from two different novels come together to find a killer and break a chain of evil.
Deeper than a Sleepy Head (Miki Radicci Short)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Emancipated from her grifter parents and living in Manhattan, famous artist Miki Radicci lives an isolated life with her surrogate family of misfits and freaks. What the world doesn't know is that Miki is a psychic who experiences other's pain and death when near them. Sparked by her ability, Miki hunts down predators and killers, speaking for the victims and somehow righting the wrong inside her.
Heart on the Devil's Sleeve (Miki Radicci Book 7)
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,300. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
In the seventh book of M.E. Purfield's urban noir series, Miki Radicci tries to make sense of a string of murders while wading through the lies and myths of her crime-ridden family.
A Girl Close to Death (Miki Radicci Book 6/Tenebrous Chronicles)
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
While searching for a homeless girl, teen psychic Miki Radicci discovers a plan to rid the world of evil being executed by an old enemy thought to be long gone.
Bawling Sugar Soul (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Book 5)
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Miki Radicci has helped bring a few killers to justice and made a few enemies the last few months. But which one has it out to frame her for murder.
Genetic Kiss (Tenebrous Chronicles)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Gray Delisle (Miki Radicci Series) has seen many strange things while working as a psychic for Elite and with Miki Radicci, but none more stranger than what his son Justin goes through at night. A bad man abuses Justin, but no one can see him. Except for Justin. In his dreams.
Surly Girl (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Book 4)
Series: Miki Radicci, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,240. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Miki Radicci is hired to help find a little girl, but when she discovers that the client might want the girl dead she must go on the run from a trio of sisters with a paranormal ability with fire.
The Space Between (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Short)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Emancipated from her grifter parents, famous artist Miki Radicci lives an isolated life with her surrogate family of misfits and freaks. What the world doesn’t know is that Miki is a psychic who experiences other’s pain and death when near them. Sparked by her ability, Miki hunts down predators and killers, speaking for the victims and somehow righting the wrong inside herself.
Angel Spits (Tenebrous Chronicles)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Street tough Jersey City girl Maggie Nieves witnesses her older brother fall to his death from the roof of Christ Hospital. Everyone says it is suicide. Not Maggie. She saw someone up there with her brother. A girl...with wings. Maggie searches for the winged girl and unravels a mystery hidden deep in the city that not only affects her own destiny, but the fate of a dying little boy.
Blood Like Cherry Ice (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Book 3)
Series: Miki Radicci, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,430. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An average night with her best friend Corey turns for the worst when they bump into Ethan Weisz, leader of the Separatist organization American Strong. Weisz places Corey in a coma, but no one believes that he could accomplish such a fantastical scene of violence. Plus no one saw Weisz at the scene of the crime or the use of his psychic power. Except Miki.
The Soul and the Screen (A Miki Radicci Short)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Emancipated from her grifter parents, famous artist Miki Radicci lives an isolated life with her surrogate family of misfits and freaks. What the world doesn’t know is that Miki is a psychic who experiences other’s pain and death when near them. Sparked by her ability, Miki hunts down predators and killers, speaking for the victims and somehow righting the wrong inside herself.
Badland of the Brain (A Miki Radicci Short)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Emancipated from her grifter parents, famous artist Miki Radicci lives an isolated life with her surrogate family of misfits and freaks. What the world doesn’t know is that Miki is a psychic who experiences other’s pain and death when near them. Sparked by her ability, Miki hunts down predators and killers, speaking for the victims and somehow righting the wrong inside hers
In a Blackened Sky Where Dreams Collide (Tenebrous Chronicles/ Miki Radicci Book 2)
Series: Miki Radicci, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sixteen your old psychic Miki Radicci promised she would stay out of trouble, but when the Elite Group knocks on her door and asks her to join them in bringing killers to justice, she just can’t say no. Miki soon gets more than she bargained for after discovering the mysterious practices of the Elite Group while trying to catch a killer of families.
A Black Deeper Than Death (Miki Radicci Book 1)
Series: Miki Radicci, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(3.25 from 8 reviews)
When she accidentally experiences the murder of a prominent business student from NYU, Miki attracts the attention of the police and the killer who threatens her and her family. But Miki doesn't really know enough to identify the killer. Miki decides to learn as much as she can about the killer to save her family
Party Girl Crashes the Rapture (Tenebrous Chronicles)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
When Lorelei suffers a seizure she enters a Technicolor dream world where she meets a pink-eyed little girl named Darby. The little girl has something important to tell Lorelei. Something about a murder.
Breaking Fellini
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Breaking Fellini is a novel of No Wave and New York during 1977.
Jesus Freakz + Buddha Punx
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When pentecostal teen Patty Gee befriends buddhist punk Miggy Perez, she soon learns her life is not what it once seemed.

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