An Eli Marks Mystery

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 106 ratings

The Ambitious Card Publisher's Summary

The life of a magician isn't all kiddie shows and card tricks. Sometimes it's murder. Especially when magician Eli Marks very publicly debunks a famed psychic, and said psychic ends up dead. The evidence, including a bloody King of Diamonds playing card (one from Eli's own Ambitious Card routine), directs the police right to Eli.

As more psychics are slain, and more King cards rise to the top, Eli can't escape suspicion. Things get really complicated when romance blooms with a beautiful psychic, and Eli discovers she's the next target for murder, and he's scheduled to die with her. Now Eli must use every trick he knows to keep them both alive and reveal the true killer.

©2013 John Gaspard (P)2015 John Gaspard
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  • Book 1

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    • The Ambitious Card

    • An Eli Marks Mystery Volume 1
    • By: John Gaspard
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    • The Bullet Catch

    • An Eli Marks Mystery, Book 2
    • By: John Gaspard
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    • The Miser's Dream

    • An Eli Marks Mystery, Book 3
    • By: John Gaspard
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    • The Invisible Assistant

    • An Eli Marks Short Story
    • By: John Gaspard
    • Narrated by: Jim Cunningham
    • Length: 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    There's no question it was murder. But who killed whom? What begins as a typical corporate event for magician Eli Marks turns into a twisted mystery when he is called to the site of a recent murder/suicide.

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    • THE INVISIBLE ASSISTANT

    • By Ken on 11-14-18

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