Two Bits Four Bits

Two Bits Four Bits

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by Mark Cotton
     
 

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Buddy Griffin, retired homicide detective, returns to his hometown of Elmore, Texas and becomes embroiled in a murder investigation when his high school sweetheart finds her husband, the president of the local bank, shot dead in their swimming pool. Buddy soon uncovers an extortion plot, a missing female bank teller and a safe deposit box box full of dirty money…  See more details below

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Buddy Griffin, retired homicide detective, returns to his hometown of Elmore, Texas and becomes embroiled in a murder investigation when his high school sweetheart finds her husband, the president of the local bank, shot dead in their swimming pool. Buddy soon uncovers an extortion plot, a missing female bank teller and a safe deposit box box full of dirty money linked to the local mob.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940000888681
Publisher:
Mark Cotton
Publication date:
05/25/2010
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
504,761
File size:
583 KB
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Mark Cotton was born in Texas and grew up in southeastern New Mexico in the middle of the Permian Basin, one of the richest oil-producing regions in the country. With a background in business, he enjoys constructing stories with interesting characters and complex plot twists.When he's not writing, Mark enjoys researching and documenting local history, traveling and collecting gaming chips from casinos and long-closed illegal gambling clubs.

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Two Bits Four Bits [LARGE PRINT] 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 50 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed reading this. The grammer and format were correct, and the story was suspenseful. We were pleasantly surprised as it was a free book. Get it and enjoy !
chicogg More than 1 year ago
Once you get into the story it is very good and hard to put down. One thing that I appreciated, beside the story, was that it was clean of sex and foul language. I'd like to read moore by this author.
rhonda52 More than 1 year ago
I really enjoyed this book. I will be looking for more in the future. Very well written and edited. Characters and situations very believeable (I am from the Permian Basin) and well told story. You won't want to put it down till finished.
ann55 More than 1 year ago
a very exciting book, I loved it.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book took lots of turns and had some funny parts, like putting a PI office inside free space in a Mexican Restaurant. It was one of those books that you can put down and go back to without a thought, a little long in places but overall a good book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nice paced mystery. Nice details of surrounding scenery. No sex scenes so alright for teenage readers.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Fast moving, page turner. Lots of twists and turns. Good plot and good character development. Really kept my interest. Highly recommend this one.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed the story. It was one of my favorite free nook books.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
enjoyable read
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good book
SlapHappySmokey1 More than 1 year ago
I was very surprised at how well the book was. Both my hubby and I thought it was well thought out, great plot, fantastic character building and development, and loved the climax! I wouldn't mind reading Buddy in a few more stories!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Murder mystery. (dw)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Enjoyed the story, the characters and their relationships. Fun, enteraining. Would read more from this author.
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Good mystery! Looking forward to sequels- can't wait for more Buddy!! PS... To the person that posted that they deleted due to language, etc.-- what book were you reading because it sure wasn't this one...
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
450 pages, free, well edited except for some minor grammer glitches, no sex, no cursing, no religion, hardly any gore, some interesting twists and 95% of the subplots as well as the plot resolved, a dab of romance, humor and is basically beleavable, what more could a male or female mystery reader ask for? Recommended. For ages 16 and up, if mature, 18 if not. AD
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Athena002 More than 1 year ago
Buddy Griffin goes home for a class reunion and gets involved in solving a murder.  He is a retired police officer, but his investigative skills seem a bit lacking.  Some of the characters are not well developed and it seemed they were added as an after thought. Not as much action as I like and it was easy to figure out "whodunit" way before the book ended. However, was an ok read and I’m happy to have gotten it free.  
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Vulgar, offensive language. Hate it when an author ruins a good plot with such language. Deleted it.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kept me turning the pages. Good mystery, well written, likeable characters.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
One of the best "new" authors I've read. Uses facts to embellish this fictional work.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago