Books by James E. Martin

A FINE AND PRIVATE PLACE by James E. Martin
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 24, 1994

"Maybe he ought to stick to one-acts."
Breezy Cleveland PI Gil Disbro's latest client, frail old Judge Lowell Amerine, has a truly unusual problem. Read full book review >
AND THEN YOU DIE by James E. Martin
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: June 16, 1992

"A so-so effort."
The third outing for Cleveland shamus Gil Disbro finds him flying to Nevada in search of millionaire Boyd Lassiter's estranged wife, Renee, now mysteriously missing from a dude ranch. Read full book review >
THE MERCY TRAP by James E. Martin
Released: March 22, 1989

Proficient, crisp first novel from former Ohio police detective Martin, whose Gil Disbro has been budget-cut from the Cleveland force and now does bounty work (in lieu of office rent) and private investigation—such as finding the real mother of the Eberlys' adopted daughter Heather, a diabetic desperate for a kidney transplant. Read full book review >