Book List:23 titles
  • Horatio Alger (Harry) Antonelli, 1938 college grad and football star, goes to Europe for the summer before settling down to teach high-school history and coach the football team, and eventually marry ─ white picket fence, kids, pets, et cetera. Inc...


  • As the greenest private eye at the Aalborg Detective Agency, Bick Bates gets assigned a “nuisance file,” a case nobody else wants to touch. Herbie Barnwell was a skid-row bum who was still in a coma, the result of a mysterious mugging. A new hire...


  • With a dangerously late spring monsoon, Superintendent Bamsan Kiet fears the worst--failed crops, mob rule in the streets, and a bloody insurrection--but instead encounters disaster in the form of Prince Pakse's illegitimate playboy son and a beautif...



  • Bamsan Kiet, chief of police in the capital city of Luong, a mythical Asian country that exists placidly among its violent Indochinese neighbors, is troubled by a flourishing opium trade, gangster-style rubouts, and friction from his soon-to-be inlaw...


  • Superintendent Bamsan Kiet, of the Indochinese kingdom of Luong, and his adjutant, Captain Binh, travel to the Pacific Northwest. By the author of Deadly Drought, Kiet and the Opium War, and Kiet and the Golden Peacock. ...




  • The serial killer stabbing young women to death in Cancun hotels with an ancient Maya sacrificial flint knife is aptly nicknamed Gilbert, after the hurricane that also devastated the tourist industry in Mexico's tropical paradise.Luis Balam - a rare ...







  • Standup comic Buster Hightower and his love, Carla Chance, live next to a hit man. Or maybe not. Their good friend and neighbor, former minor league basketball player Ted Snowe, doesn't actually kill his assigned targets. He immobilizes them and give...


  • Butch Hightower, long-lost older brother of stand-up comic Buster, has many talents. Video poker was never one of them. A few years back, Butch took a position with a security patrol . . . the plan being that he would settle his debt to some no-ne...


  • Why has a crime in 1954 Seattle remained unsolved? Because stand-up comic Buster Hightower wasn't involved, that's why... Buster's love, Carla Chance, owner of the Last Chance Insurance Agency, has written an auto policy for Tyler Polk (Tip) Taylo...


  • Zillionaire is a quirky, fast-paced yarn that races from Washington State to Belize to Tikal, the great Maya ruin in Guatemala. A mystery drenched in dry wit and high-concept humor, Zillionaire will keep readers smiling as they try to figure out the ...


  • Gary Alexander does it again, another experimental novel that will tickle your intellect while it plucks at your emotions. Using the periodical table as its framework, this story unfolds element by element. “You’ll have a hard time pigeonholing t...


  • We know what happened in Dallas on November 22, 1963. Well, perhaps not the whole story.   The JFK assassination was heartbreaking for most, but to a few, a financial disaster. It didn’t go as they had planned. Lee Harvey Oswald and their own hire...


  • This book started as a dream that visited Gary Alexander in the middle of the night, and wound up as a strange “novel” told A to Z. Not your typical storytelling approach, but one that will tickle your intellect and give you an assortment of fact...


  • Here are 17 entertaining tales from Gary Alexander with themes you might think were ripped from the pages of the Weekly International Tattler: • Roswell Woman Is An Alien Love Child • Killer Theme Parks From Hell • Satan Adapts To Times, Offers...


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    Buddy and Martha Whitacre, a blue-collar couple, celebrate early retirement with a trip to Spain. They return home to discover that they’ve been wiped out by the investment fund that made retirement and travel possible. Damn Near Broke is the tale ...


  • In 1965 Saigon, Joe, a young draftee, becomes obsessed with a Vietnam girl named Mai, his own "Dragon Lady" from the Terry and the Pirates cartoon strips that his mother still sends him. As he pursues a relationship with her, Saigon churns with intri...


  • Like father, like son. Whoever coined that one had never heard of Joe and Stanley Buckley. Joe is a ne'er-do-well fugitive who tends bar in Belize. All he knows of the son he hasn't seen in years is that "he likes computers," the understatement of th...


  • As the greenest private eye at the Aalborg Detective Agency, Bick Bates gets assigned a “nuisance file,” a case nobody else wants to touch. Herbie Barnwell was a skid-row bum who was still in a coma, the result of a mysterious mugging. A new hire...


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