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Guilt by Association
Price: Free! Words: 73,570. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » African American fiction » General
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Jayson Cook is reaping the rewards of a flourishing law practice in Boston. However, his comfortable life is turned upside down after he agrees to represent Brian Stone, a white supremacist charged with planting a bomb that destroyed an inner city church, killing a twelve-year-old black girl.
...Until Proven Innocent - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #5
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Attorney Peter Sharp's new client dislikes any person of color, and is then arrested with a smoking gun, standing over the body of a dead black man he had recently been arguing with... and the D.A. has proved that the defendant's gun is the murder weapon. Will Suzi comes to the rescue this time? The final courtroom scene is a stunner, complete with a dog stealing the show in the courtroom.
...by Reason of Sanity - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Peter Sharp is representing a man accused of murder. Unfortunately, the client's acts were captured on videotape, he confessed to the police, and he wants to plead guilty. To make matters worse, the District Attorney's office has brought in a special prosecutor: Peter's ex-wife Myra. Peter's legal ward Suzi, a 13-year-old computer whiz is on the case, and races to beat the adults to a solution.
Single Jeopardy - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Peter Sharp isn't your usual type of attorney unless you consider getting divorced, disbarred, thrown out of your house, and disgraced, all usual for a practicing lawyer. In this first of the 15-book series, we join Peter while he tries to find out who framed him, why his wife threw him out, and how to make ends meet. He also gets involved in a ground-breaking case of Negligent Nymphomania.
Mr. B Speaks!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,290. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
In a world where characters from novels can be tried in real courts for their literary crimes, Mr. B, the famously redeemed rake of "Pamela" (the English language's first true romance novel), must defend himself before a panel of skeptical literary scholars. Can he redeem his good name and win back his wife?
One Night, Nine Months, and Thirty-Three Years Later
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Everybody has a secret to tell. But if someone else’s secret unfolds before another’s eyes, what is one to do?
Frequent Winter Rashes and Skin Disorders - Fully grasp Some Typical Rash Troubles
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
When the cold climate and winter months creep upon us, there are numerous unique illnesses and ailments which comply with, such as specific rashes that are commonly seen in many individuals.
The Complaint
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
New York attorney, Brian Bradford should have listened to the advice of his wife and co-worker. Little did Brian realize that the defendant, ZeiiMed was an unforgiving, vengeful and diabolical multi-billion dollar corporation that didn't merely defeat its adversaries, it conquered them.
Silent Counsel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Suspense Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
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.
Treasure Coast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Total relaxation proves elusive for a promising trial attorney residing in an idyllic beach town. His pursuit of success unexpectedly yields to a deadly hunt for a pirate treasure.
Short Takes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Novel, first published by Random House, about a liberal lawyer's urban journeys in New York, facing the angst of seeing his work undone by institutional inertia and his relationships undone by indecision and the handcuffs of people's expected roles. “...engaging and extremely well written first novel, creates a character of enormous vitality and considerable charm, funny, caring..." --Boston Globe
Dirty Business
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Drug dealing can be dangerous. Other dealer... police investigations... self indulgence. Those are just the more glamorous hazards. But the insidious threats of greed and arrogance can do far more harm in the end, as one grower/dealer discovers. One in a series of stories from a compilation entitled A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.
Fright Court
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,880. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Sarah Anderson found her dream job: Clerk of Court for the District of Columbia Night Court. But then she’s attacked by a vampire defendant,and she’s forced to take self-defense lessons from her boss, the enigmatic James Morton. When a deceptively easy-going reporter starts to ask questions, Sarah wonders just what answers she is supposed to give....
In The Stars Part II, Episode 11: Scorpio
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 35,750. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Scorpio is Ep 11 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the 'The Circle', through the 11th of 12 eventful months. The Circle try to move on with their lives, optimistic for a return to normality. But something is amiss, and Josh is intent on solving the puzzle. Shaunna and Andy are in need of TLC…or perhaps a touch of meddling will save the day?
In The Stars Part II, Episode 12: Sagittarius
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. You set the price! Words: 44,060. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Sagittarius is Ep 12 of In The Stars (Hiding Behind The Couch 4&5), following the 'The Circle', through 12 eventful months. A new home, a breakdown, life decisions, a career change…and a revelation that leaves the friends reeling, bringing this season to a head as old secrets die hard. But with a terrifying hostage situation, they won’t be the only ones waiting, as not everyone escapes alive…
Hatred Ridicule & Contempt
Series: Alex Harris, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 116,220. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Called upon to defend an acrimonious libel action on behalf of an important newspaper client, newly appointed law firm partner Alex Harris never once expected to find his efforts impeded by wanton disregard for ethics and blatant self interest that crossed all boundaries. Not only on the part of his opponents, but also those he should have been able to trust implicitly and without question…
Sex Crimes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,060. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by Eugenius Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Sex Crimes presents the devastating fall-out after a teenage girl accuses a famous musician of rape, As the investigation begins to gather momentum, disturbing aspects of the case begin to see the light of day. Questions arise about who exactly was the victim.
Brought To Her Knees - Fighting the Orthopedic and Legal Industries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Brought To Her Knees is both legal and medical fiction. Mercedes Araceli and Bruno Berceto craft persuasive and insightful legal cases. The first case indicts the Orthopedic industry for knowingly designing and installing faulty, toxic, medical joint replacements. The second case charges the legal system with failing to protect the innocent.
Reversed on Appeal
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
A talented paralegal boldly makes the case for the reversal of a landmark Supreme Court decision only to be ruthlessly attacked and vilified for her daring argument.
Wilder's Woman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Former federal prosecutor, now ex-con, Craig Wilder once symbolized the very best of the justice system. His ex-wife, Tasha Lockridge, has found the evidence that will vindicate him. She vows to fight for him, but convincing Craig that she's his best ally is just the first battle in their seductive war of wills. This is a war Tasha intends to win, because she's always been Wilder's Woman.