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The La Jolla Murders: The Medical Examiner is the Last Person
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
“I should get going before all my friends and family send a search party down here.” He laughed. “Did you forget you told me you’re here alone?” He said with a huge smile on his face. He quickly pulled the back of her bikini top, and like that, her perfect, round, firm breasts popped out. They were about the size of grapefruits.
Bearwalker Alibi
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,330. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Does evil have rights? Can an old Ojibwa myth be accepted as a defense in a murder trial on Ontario’s Manitoulin Island? Dead is a sleazy young German man who came to Manitoulin to distribute Ecstasy to Great Lakes cities in the U.S. He fled Germany and his ties to Biker and Drug cultures rather than testify in a gang trial in Dresden. The only witness is Dr. Mary Fraser, an Ojibwa.
Butler's Justice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,570. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In a small Mississippi town, Ashley Butler is accused of murder. Her trial unearths a dark family secret.
Legal Thriller: Defending the Innocent
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014 by Run Free Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
How much crime can the innocent commit? When criminal attorney Max Harrison is called to defend angelic Claire Nelson, he is drawn in by her beauty. Claire has been charged with the murder of her husband’s lover and the case against her is strong. But Max is convinced that Claire is too innocent to commit such a violent crime. Can Max defend her against the strong evidence?
Help Me Nora
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
A riveting legal thriller inspired by real-life injustice. Nora Dockson pulled herself out of the gutter to become a death penalty appeal attorney. Now, the state’s attorney is exploiting Nora’s ex-con past to force her off a case at the critical moment. Something’s up and Nora’s determined to find out what. Will she keep her oath to tell the truth if only deception can save an innocent man?
Legal Thriller: Criminal Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Run Free Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Defending a criminal is easy – until they make it personal. Criminal attorney Max Harrison takes on a case for an old school friend, Wayne Snowden. Wayne has been charged with the attempted murder of an old flame, but it quickly becomes evident that the prosecution is not interested in this conviction. So why are they still pressing ahead with the charge? What is Wayne hiding?
FINAL ARGUMENT - A Legal Thriller of Florida Courtroom Justice
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,920. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
"A courtroom thriller, a mean streets thriller, and an Everyman study of good and evil all rolled into one. And every part of it is terrific. What a wonderful piece of storytelling!"-- Donald Westlake, The New York Times A district attorney, ten years after sending a murderer to Death Row, returns to the same Florida courtroom in a desperate effort to save that same innocent man's life.
Trial - a Legal Thriller
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,460. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
The New York Times called this "the novel of the year." A twisting, relentless thriller, TRIAL follows young Texas lawyer Warren Blackburn as he defends two accused murderers in two separate cases. When, without warning, the two cases merge and become one, Warren's entire life and career are threatened. "Don't begin this book at bedtime or you'll be up all night ... made by a master" -- L.A. Times
Silent Counsel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Suspense Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
What if your child were killed in a hit-and-run, and the one person who knew the driver’s identity—his lawyer—couldn’t tell you his name because of a legal technicality? When Stacy Altman’s young son is run down, she learns that attorney Scott Heller knows who did it but can’t say, because the court held it was privileged information. If you’re like Stacy, you’d stop at nothing to make Scott talk.
At the Request of James Dougle (Round Hill Justice)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
A Black Man is accused of murder in 1884 Arkansas. He requests to be crucified instead of hanged.
Market Time Conspiracy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,980. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In his third novel, James Duermeyer tells a rare story - a glimpse into the life of a young man facing his worst nightmare. It is a wonderful, heart-felt story that gives the reader a look into the disability of PTSD. But the story is much more than that. It is a story woven from a boy's growth into manhood, war, friendship, humor, perseverance, genius, and most importantly, love.
A Murder in Auschwitz (Sampler)
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
This is a SAMPLER edition only! NOT the whole book. An SS officer is found standing over the body of a comrade, a smoking pistol still in his hand, a murder in a place of murders. His pleas of innocence force a court martial and he knows that there is only one man in the camp capable of defending him; a Jewish prisoner called Manfred Meyer.
Corruption in God’s House
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Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Father of a son who committed suicide is charged with murdering a poplar priest. A older court appointed lawyer defends against a seasoned prosecutor seeking the death penalty. The reader sees clever trial technique, smoking gun evidence, and is taken into the jury deliberation room. The verdict surprises and leads to a shocking climax.
Burnt Earth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,830. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
After a woman is killed in the southern New Mexico desert, the murder is pinned on on an illegal immigrant, Ernesto Jaramillo. Jaramillo is scheduled for deportation instead of prosecution, and public defender Slim Cassidy thinks that somebody wants to avoid an investigation. As Cassidy discovers that Burnt Earth Security is involved in a cover up, she worries that the next murder will be hers.
Presumption of Innocence
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Karen Kinder, a young prosecutor, realizes that if she doesn't win her case against a psychotic killer she may become his next victim.
Murder Brief
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: Australian English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Ambitious criminal defence barrister Robyn Palmer gets her first big break when she's briefed as junior counsel in a high-profile murder trial. Unfortunately, the silk leading her is a lecher desperate to drag her into bed and their client looks guilty as hell. However, nothing is going to stop her starring in the biggest trial of her career.
Contempt of Court
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
This is a legal thriller/mystery. Mike Zorich is a successful Sacramento trial lawyer and he is in trouble. He has been dealing with the death of his wife from cancer five years ago. Then he is mugged on the bike trial, his car is stolen and his home is ransacked. To top it off, he is held in contempt of court for no good reason. Can he figure it all out before someone is killed?
The Target Defendant
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Robert Herrick is the lawyer for the little guy in Houston. His courtroom experiences were realistically recounted in David Crump's previous novels including CONFLICT OF INTEREST and MURDER IN SUGAR LAND. He faces an enemy of unbridled ruthlessness: the druglord El Jefe, whose petty grudge against a reporter leads to a family massacre. Will his suit against El Jefe's bank bring some small justice?
Worm
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
A student, in an act of desperation, calls on a demon of questionable competence for assistance.
Agnus DEI
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
A gripping novel of evil, justice, sacrifice and atonement… A junior barrister, Brendan Connolly receives a brief to defend a notorious paedophile. He achieves the impossible – a verdict of not guilty. The prospect of turning him loose is too much for the sincere and principled young barrister. In a shock move he dumps his girlfriend, defies his parents and quits to become a Jesuit priest...