J.R. Locke

Biography

I was born and raised in New York. I worked on Wall Street during the late 1980's and have operated clubs and bars in New York and Miami since the 1990's and through the New Millennium into the present day. Along the way I met a lot of the characters who live in my novels.

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Books

Adrift from Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,700. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Sequel to Possible Twenty & Book 2 in the Tommy Gallagher series. With the FBI hounding his tale, Tommy is forced to leave his luxurious tropical hide out and jump into the wind. His travels take him from Kingston to Haiti, and from Miami to New York, while he attempts to elude the FBI in the company of Irish gangsters and a mysterious femme fatale named Desi.
Possible Twenty a Mob Thriller
You set the price! Words: 73,820. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In this mob thriller Tommy Gallagher takes a long step down a slippery slope in his quest for the American Dream. A page turning novel that plunges the reader into the criminal underworlds of New York and Miami and the Irish & Italian mafias. Possible Twenty is the story of one man's experiences during the drug boom of the 1980's.
Down & Out in Manhattan a Financial Thriller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Ivan Boesky once said;"There's a sucker in every deal." In this Financial Thriller Jack Cole discovers the meaning of these words when a chance meeting with the owner of his firm propels him into a high stakes conspiracy. Jack loses everything and enters on an odyssey of self discovery which keyhauls him through the underbelly of New York and renders him homeless before granting him redemption.

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