Ruby - Galactic Gumshoe

11 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 382 ratings

Ruby: Tired of The Green Menace? Publisher's Summary

This is the very first Ruby story (before even Ruby 1). Ruby Tuesday (that's what she was called) is hired by Colonel Abulah Abdullah of the star cluster, Saudi Asteriodia, to find Cleo, a missing planet. Ruby discovers there's much more behind this mystery when she encounters the villainous Forked Forefinger of Fong. Also includes four Ruby pilot episodes that had never been released before.

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  • Book 0.5

    • Ruby: Tired of The Green Menace?

    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    This is the very first Ruby story (before even Ruby 1). Ruby Tuesday (that's what she was called) is hired by Colonel Abulah Abdullah of the star cluster, Saudi Asteriodia, to find Cleo, a missing planet. Ruby discovers there's much more behind this mystery when she encounters the villainous Forked Forefinger of Fong. Also includes four Ruby pilot episodes that had never been released before.

    Regular price: $10.46

  • Book 1

    • Ruby 1

    • The Adventures of a Galactic Gumshoe
    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 7 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77

    On the planet Summa Nulla (crossroads of the galaxy, high point of nothing) someone is manipulating the media. And Ruby, smart, tough, sexy detective that she is, is hired to track down the male-factors. The swinging Andriod Sisters perform speak-satirical songs as Ruby, the funny, fast-paced galactic gumshoe encounters some pretty weird planetary inhabitants on her quest for truth and the intergalactic way.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable but Quirky.

    • By L. on 07-09-13
    • The Adventures of a Galactic Gumshoe
    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 7 mins
    • Release date: 01-05-10
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 91 ratings

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 2

    • Ruby 2

    • The Further Adventures of a Galactic Gumshoe
    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 52 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 29

    A new Ruby, but as snappy and sassy as ever. Our futuristic sleuth faces some grotesque new adversaries in screwball locations as she battles the manipulators of the electronic media. Will Ruby defeat the detractors of the truth and protect the perspective of credulous consumers, or desiccate in the dreadful desert of the Great Boosbooszees? From Kismet to the Ossirian Islands, Ruby's escapades move, twist, and shimmy!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best Ruby in series IMHO!

    • By B Blas on 03-01-17
    • The Further Adventures of a Galactic Gumshoe
    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 01-05-10
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 39 ratings

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 3

    • Ruby 3

    • The Underworld and The Invisible World
    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    In "The Underworld", Ruby investigates the dark force within Magnifico, City of Malls, while Inanna journeys into the Seven Gates of the Underworld. In "The Invisible World", Ruby finds herself in the Astral Bar & Grill, where the decor adapts to each person's personality.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • pretty good shit

    • By Gilach on 05-02-16
    • The Underworld and The Invisible World
    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 01-05-10
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 51 ratings

    Regular price: $38.50

  • Book 4

    • Ruby 4: The Moon Coins of Sonto Lore, the Turban of El Morya, Dark Night of the Reptoids, Mad Moon for Rubina

    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 7 hrs and 18 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    This edition contains all four unabridged episodes, "The Moon Coins of Sonto Lore", "The Turban of El Morya", "Dark Night of the Reptiods" and "Mad moon for Rubina". Ruby is hired to find four moon coins. There is a myth that when the four coins come together, dimensions will shift. Along with Teru and Kapoor, Ruby explores a creepy planet of slithering reptilian beings called Reptiods.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Singing Serbian

    • By Richard on 09-24-13

    Regular price: $38.50

  • Book 5

    • Ruby 5 - The Land of Zoots

    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 9 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    The natives of a far-flung archipelago are tring to turn their islands into a fantasy world called "Land of Zoots". There are rainbow bubble abodes, giant inflatable walking/talking toes, and trees that grow feathers. While Rodant Kapoor is leading a troupe of tiny Terminator Teddy Bears, Ruby is trying to find out who is behind all this. Dan it be, the Wizard of Zoots?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • hoo boy what a heroine she is

    • By drick1111 on 09-13-17

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 6

    • Ruby 6 - The Illusionati

    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 3 hrs and 8 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20

    Illuboo Roi is a planet inhabited by pear-shaped beings with pointed heads. Ruby is hired by Oop Boop, an Illuboo, to uncover a secret society known as "The Illusionati". When the Digital Circus is invited to Illuboo Roi, Ruby, Teru, And/Or, and Rodant Kapoor travel incognito as performers. Meanwhile, doppelgrangers, grown out of bio-flesh, are replacing infuential Illuboos, perhaps even Oop Boop!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Ruby Keeps Getting Better and Better

    • By KOZMOTO on 08-12-14

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 6.5

    • Ruby 6.5 - Far Flung Farouk

    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 53 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Ruby, Teru, And/Or and Rodant Kapoor return to the planet of Illuboo Roi. T. J. Teru has been invited by Prince Haw-Hee-Bop to open the Forbidden Tombs of the ancient Phar-Oops. Of course, the wily Prince forgot to mention the Black Curse of the Phar-Oops. Once inside the tombs, they discover the gigantic sarcophagi of all 14 Phar-Oops. They also unleash the dreaded Curse!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome

    • By areyoukidding? on 02-28-16

    Regular price: $10.50

  • Book 7

    • Ruby 7 - Dream Weaver, Dream Deceiver

    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Narrated by: Dave Herman
    • Length: 2 hrs and 3 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Ruby, Teru, and Kapoor arrive on the planet of Mobius-Morpheus, a planet of Dreamers. Someone is tampering with their dreams. While Ruby is attempting to discover who is behind this, she stumbles upon her old friend, the Tookah, a shrewd observer of the Dream Weavers.

    Regular price: $15.75

  • Book 7.5

    • Ruby 7.5 - The Tookiah's Tales

    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    Ruby steps into a tavern called "The Tickly Tentacle". Standing behind the bar, polishing four glasses at the same time, is her old friend the Tookah. Since it's a quiet afternoon, the Tookah relates to Ruby some of the schemes and scams he's run on other planets, and how he barely escaped with his tentacles intact.

    Regular price: $10.50

  • Book 8

    • Ruby 8

    • Good King Kapoor!
    • By: Meatball Fulton
    • Narrated by: Dave Herman
    • Length: 1 hr and 32 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 16

    Wherever Rodant Kapoor attempts to hide in this vast universe of ours, his Mother always find him. So when the Techno-Witches, Onoffon and Offonoff ask Kapoor to try out "The Rapturizer", a device they're invented that's based on "The Rapture" (where one ascends into Heaven), Kapoor gladly accepts. He steps into, "The Rapturizer", and Poof, Rodant is Rapturized! But Mother Kapoor, claiming she's about to kick the bucket, convinces Ruby, along with Teru & And/Or, to go after her wayward son.

    Regular price: $15.75