By Jinx James
Scama-lama ding dong
FUNNY SCAM Series – Book 1 OUT NOW
Slide into the sleazy side of Show Biz, the dodgy side, in this fast paced Noir mash up of Dark Comedy, Crime and Classic Rock.
When you’ve been a Rock Star as long as Marc Charles, you’ve seen a few Scams in your time, but never one quite like this. Cory, the dude from California isn’t just after Marc’s rock star mansion. He wants the lot, and with his corporation’s scumbag shakedown scheme he aims to get it.
Humorous crime fiction author Jinx James was born in the UK, and lives in Australia. He has worked in music, advertising, and TV comedy.
He has always been fascinated by charisma, satire, and what makes people laugh. These are the elements he aims for in all his stories.
His love of Classic Rock and Soul and the thrills and spills of showbiz take centre stage in his new series starring ageing rock star Marc Charles. It’s a thrilling crime scam series with scandal, dodgy schemes and even dodgier contracts, plus intrigue, sexy back-up singers and, of course, dark humour.
A FUNNY NOIR ROCK STAR RIPOFF
SCAM A-LAMA DING DONG
A laugh-out-loud mashup of comedy, crime and classic rock, with funny scams and crazy deals. Slime into the sleazy, dodgy side of Rock ‘n Roll Show Biz! When you’ve been a Rock Star as long as Marc Charles, you’ve seen a few Scams in your time, but never one quite like this. Cory, the dude from California isn’t just after Marc’s rock star mansion. He wants the lot, and with his corporation’s scumbag shakedown scheme he aims to get it.
Loud, funny and frenetic!
SCAM A-LAMA HARDBALL
The going gets tougher for Rock Star Marc Charles in the second comedy crime scam thriller. He’s hit by a dodgy record contract that threatens to ruin his comeback plans, the Tax Department is hounding him, and bubbling away is a nasty revenge plot. Check out the preview here
What readers are saying
“I lost sleep because I kept wanting to find out what happens next!”
“Funny and Engrossing”
“Very funny and entertaining book”
“… brings me many memories of my past”
“Unique and Exciting”
SCAM A-LAMA payback
When Marc’s unlikeliest fan uncovers the longest ever running scam against The Dinosaur, and then Marc catches Morgs singing in the shower, all hell starts breaking loose in the craziest of ways. But can the boy from Northern Beaches end up with his nose clean and still out in front of the pack? Find out in Scam A-Lama PayBack.
A Dark Comedy Crime Fest
DEAD FUNNY #1
DEAD FUNNY confirms that the world is as crazy and off-kilter as you always suspected. It’s an outrageous quartet of Noir-Ha-Ha short stories throbbing with dark humour and suspense. It focuses a dark satirical light on the lives of four very different, but equally ballsy women who cross a moral line to get what they want.
Dead Funny #2
Funny things happen on the way to a murder …