Russian Roulette

Mystery & Thrillers

By Austin S. Camacho

Publisher : Intrigue Publishing

ABOUT Austin S. Camacho

Austin S. Camacho
Austin S. Camacho was born in New York City but grew up in Saratoga Springs, New York. He majored in psychology at Union College in Schenectady, New York. There he read a number of good books, learned to tell good beer from bad, and became a brother in the Alpha Delpha Phi fraternity. Actu More...



WashingtonDC private detective Hannibal Jones is forced to take a case for a Russian assassin.  He must investigate Gana, the wealthy Algerian who has stolen Viktoriya, the woman his new client loves.  Evidence connects Gana to Russian mob money and the apparent suicide of Viktoriya’s father.  More deaths follow, each one closer to Viktoriya.  To save the Russian beauty, Hannibal must unravel a complex tangle of clues and survive a dramatic shootout on Roosevelt Island, side-by-side with his murderous client.

"... Russian Roulette delivers a whipsaw of a plot with more layers than a Vidalia onion....  Solid storytelling and compelling characters Don't miss it!”
 Libby Fischer Hellmann, Author of the Ellie Foreman mystery/suspense series


“Hannibal Jones is no John Shaft wannabe. He stands on his own as a welcome addition to the ranks of the fictional private eye.”
Robert J. Randisi, Founder, the Private Eye Writers of


“Russian Roulette has everything: a terrific story with great characters in vivid settings.  Clear time on your calendar for this one."

John Gilstrap, author of No Mercy


“An atmospheric, entertaining read.  Troubleshooter Hannibal Jones is the most engaging character to come upon the mystery scene since Patterson's Alex Cross.”
 JoAnn Ross, NY Times Bestselling Author of the High Risk Series


“Russian Roulette starts with a revving engine and picks up speed till racing across the finish line. If I was in trouble I’d want Hannibal Jones on my speed dial.”

Jon Jordan, Editor, Crimespree Magazine


“Camacho employs his usual rich layers of plot; fascinating characters; and plenty of action to keep the reader mesmerized in his latest Hannibal Jones installment.”

Shelley Glodowski, Midwest Book Review


“I may have to add Austin S. Camacho to my list of authors to follow and catch up on after reading his latest novel, Russian Roulette.  I received the book for review before I left on vacation, and I would have been perfectly happy to have all of the Hannibal Jones series with me to read.”
Thomas Duff, Top 25 Reviewer


Austin is one helluva writer. What Austin shows off in his novel is not just the ability to forge a sentence or a paragraph, but how to create an interesting story with a steady pace that keeps you hooked for hours at a time.”

Hugh Howey, Crime Critics blog