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Jack Huber

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  • I have a giveaway happening this month on Goodreads- 10 free paperbacks of my first novel, "Pat Ruger: For Hire."

  • I'm still looking for people to post reviews on my new book on Amazon and Goodreads.  If you are interested, message me with your email address and I'll send you a free e-copy.  Here's the book:

  • Here's my new Goodreads link:

  • Here's the paperback version of the Pat Ruger Mystery Series:

  • My new book, "Pat Ruger: Caribbean Shuffle," is now live at the Kindle store and as a paperback on!  

    It's the sequel to my first Pat Ruger novel and, I'm told, even better!  In this story, the title character, a private investigator and a retired detective, joins his ex-partner on a cruise and they must solve a murder at sea.  Soon thereafter handling a threat from modern-day pirates, a "family" intervention, a stand-off between the U.S. and Venezuelan navies, and a scientist who wishes to defect.

    Kndle version:


    My Amazon Author Page:

  • "Pat Ruger: Caribbean Shuffle" has been finished and by tomorrow should be available in print at and electronically via the Kindle Store. Both formats will be available via in a another day or two.  I'll post the links as they become live...

    Thanks to those of you who helped me edit this book.  It's very difficult to edit one's own writing, as you may know, and I was fortunate to have several good sets of eyes focusing on this manuscript for me.

  • People seem to really like my ‪#‎mystery‬ novel, "Pat Ruger: For Hire." Check it out:

  • Thanks, Amanda! 

  • "One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors." --Plato (427-347 BC)

  • Everyone!  How'd you like to help me without paying a dime?  For the next 30 days, you can read any of my Kindle-version books for free if you are a member of the Kindle Unlimited program.  Even better, if you sign up now, I believe you can get free access for 30 days...  For me to get credit for your reading my books, you simply have to have read at least 10% of each particular book you download.  Check it out:

    Did I mention my Kindle books are free this way?

    Feel free to pass this on...

  • "The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control, and outnumbers both of the other classes." --Aristotle (384-322 BC)  

    Can you believe that over 2,000 years later, this quote is still relevant?

  • Only 24 days until Pat Ruger Trivia Night!

  • Denverites and other Coloradans: I'll be doing a book signing from noon-1pm on Saturday, Feb. 8th, at a local author showcase at BookBar Denver, 4280 Tennyson St., Denver, CO 80212. Come say hello!

  • "And wouldn't we be better off if every New Year's, we thought about the things we did right and we resolved to keep doing them, no matter how wacky they were."
    Lisa Scottoline (Author, 1955 )

  • "To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence." --Mark Twain


  • My book is live on Kindle!

  • Last trivia question!

     Q20: True or false: Pat's birdfeeders sometimes need too much attention.

  • #PatRuger Q19: Pat's surveillance of a client's ex-girlfriend took him to Finland where: a) he taped a sexual rendezvous, b) he observed her in a girl-on-girl, or c) nothing happened.

  • #PatRuger Q18: Pat remembered servers' names by: a) using them aloud often, b) typing them into his cellphone, or c) saving his server-signed receipts.