George Martin

Biography

The author has traveled across America by car and other means numerous times. He has driven trucks and taxicabs, clerked in warehouses and worked as a market analyst. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree and is the author of nine books. 1. The Boxcar Dawn. 2. Three Stories; (The Block, a novella. Double Blackmail. The Twins.) 3. Beartooth Gap. 4.The Club. 5. Riptide. 6. RipCurrent. 7. Retail Blue. 8. Inside Straight. 9. Retail Red. 10. Rip Off.

Books

Rip Off
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The hippy Vesuvius buys a rundown farm. Police detectives suspect his motives and investigate. Meanwhile, The Hawk is rustling cattle in the area. He has loot stashed at the farm and Vesuvius is in the way. Big Shorty, Tiny, Mark and the girls must battle a wildfire. A load of Black Market goods is hijacked and The Hawk duels a jet fighter pilot.
Retail Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Vicki meets Tiny, Big Shorty and their girlfriends. Merchandise, money and jewels are disappearing from Hellman's Department Store, where Vicki works. Shoplifters may be involved. Vicki and her friends explore a hidden tunnel to investigate. They also go to the race track, where crooks sabotage the favorites in a stakes race. The Stewards conduct an inquiry. Should Vicki tell what she knows?
Inside Straight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Montana Slim plays Seven Card Stud in Las Vegas. A player fills a longshot draw to an inside straight and is accused of hand mucking. He responds with uncanny stories which put the other players on tilt, as well as the casino management. A proposition bet and a series of escalating arguments cause an official inquiry involving truth serum, hypnosis and expert interrogation techniques.
Retail Blue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,640. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Vicki is first repelled and then intrigued when an unusual clerk is hired in Hellman's Department Store. He tells interesting stories about college hijinks, Las Vegas Blackjack, card counting, poker, Tai Chi and the Chinese internal system. He discusses the counterculture, The Manhattan Project and Desert gold. Store Security investigates. Vicki must also contend with a rookie assistant manager
Ripcurrent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The third Tiny and Big Shorty novel. They rent a beach cottage on the Outer Banks. While they are hang gliding, The Hawk returns for revenge. His partner, The Ace, boils nitro to demolish Salty's Emporium. Three Coast Guardsmen search for the treasure, while Detectives Murdock and Fenwick must solve an unexplained blast. The Hawk continues his penchant for wild driving. He will stop at nothing.
Riptide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The second Tiny and Big Shorty novel. They camp on The Outer Banks of North Carolina. When a "Riptide" traps two people, they meet some of the locals and two female twins. A map from Salty's Emporium shows the location of Blackbeard's Treasure, but the barrier islands have shifted position since then. They must deal with sharks, The Coast Guard and the villainous Hawk in a quest for treasure.
The Club
You set the price! Words: 50,600. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Sin and redemption. Two football players visit The Block in Baltimore. They meet a fortune teller, con men and exotic dancers from The Club. When a dancer overdoses on drugs, they hunt the drug dealer. Later, they handicap horses at the track.The Hawk, manager of The Club, may have rigged a race, but which one? He is seen with a local Bookie at the track. The first Tiny and Big Shorty novel.
Beartooth Gap
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
High School seniors compete for the fastest time when they drive down a dangerous mountain road. They disrupt their school with a series of pranks, which eventually result in a courtroom appearance. Given the choice of jail or The Marine Corps, they choose The Marines. Their D. I. is one of the most brutal and sadistic Drill Instructors in the history of Parris Island.
Three Stories: The Block. Double Blackmail. The Twins.
You set the price! Words: 43,730. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
1. The Block. A novella. Billy Parker is a bouncer in Baltimore. There is friction between his wife and his girlfriend. A stalker bothers his wife. Short of funds, he risks arrest in a scheme with Fast Eddie. 2. Double Blackmail. Short story. A Senator's daughter is blackmailed for her adventurous past.3. The Twins. Sue files a court motion to regain custody of her twin sons.
The Boxcar Dawn
You set the price! Words: 50,520. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A serial killer terrorizes the freight yards. Joe Lucas must band together with Delta Slim, Freight Train Lizzie and others for protection when they hop a Southern Pacific Freight known as The Midnight Ghost. The plot is complicated by an armored car robbery near the freight yards when the loot disappears.