An Eli Marks Mystery
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(4.4 based on 66 ratings)
  • 1
    The Ambitious Card: An Eli Marks Mystery Volume 1 | John Gaspard

    The Ambitious Card: An Eli Marks Mystery Volume 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By John Gaspard
    • Narrated By Jim Cunningham
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (28)
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    (28)
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    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.

    A Great Find!

    I went into this story expecting an easy listen and was pleasantly surprised to discover a very well written novel that kept my attention until the en..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 07 2016 by Chris ()
  • 2
    The Bullet Catch: An Eli Marks Mystery, Book 2 | John Gaspard

    The Bullet Catch: An Eli Marks Mystery, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By John Gaspard
    • Narrated By Jim Cunningham
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (22)
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    (21)
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    Newly-single magician Eli Marks reluctantly attends his high school reunion against his better judgment, only to become entangled in two deadly encounters with his former classmates. The first is the fatal mugging of an old crush's husband, followed by the suspicious deaths of the victim's business associates.

    Very Enjoyable

    Eli Marks is an intelligent, likable and witty character. I like the interactions Eli has with his ex-wife and her new husband, as well as, his inter..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 27 2016 by Beatrice (Houston, TX, United States)
  • 3
    The Miser's Dream: An Eli Marks Mystery, Book 3 | John Gaspard

    The Miser's Dream: An Eli Marks Mystery, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By John Gaspard
    • Narrated By Jim Cunningham
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (11)
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    (11)
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    A casual glance out his apartment window turns magician Eli Marks' life upside down. After spotting a dead body in the projection booth of the movie theater next door, Eli is pulled into the hunt for the killer. As he attempts to puzzle out a solution to this classic locked room mystery, he must deal with a crisis of a more personal nature: the appearance of a rival magician who threatens Eli's faith in himself as a performer and his relationship with his girlfriend. But the killer won't wait and starts taking homicidal steps to bring Eli's investigation to an end.

    Magical Locked Room Cozy Mystery


    A dead body in a locked room. How did the murderer leave a locked room? A classic locked room mystery, a perfect case for professional magician..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 02 2017 by Mary (Centerville, OH, United States)
  • The Invisible Assistant: An Eli Marks Short Story | John Gaspard

    The Invisible Assistant: An Eli Marks Short Story

    • UNABRIDGED (40 mins)
    • By John Gaspard
    • Narrated By Jim Cunningham
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (5)
    Story
    (5)

    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.

    Short Story? Better than no story...

    I wouldn't know - I have never read a print version of and Eli Marks Story

    Reviewed on April 28 2017 by Johnny (Franklin, TN, United States)