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Wheels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Wheels are meant to turn, but what if they don't? Sometimes wheels take us to somewhere we'd rather not be. Each of these nine stories are written around wheels and they are sometimes not what you would expect. All the authors' proceeds go directly to Sea Shepherd, a charity devoted to protecting our seas and oceans and the life within.
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.
Treasure Coast
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
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.
The Complaint
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
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.
Sex Crimes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,060. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013 by Eugenius Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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.
Flashback
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Prism Book Group. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
He’s on the verge of making his dreams come true… Then a dream, a dead client, and a mysterious stranger shatter his world…
Hatred Ridicule & Contempt
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Series: Alex Harris, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 116,220. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
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…
Wilder's Woman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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.
Brought To Her Knees - Fighting the Orthopedic and Legal Industries
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
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.
Guilt by Association
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Price: Free! Words: 73,570. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
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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.
A World of Trouble
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Series: The Jack Shepherd International Crime Novels, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,550. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Needham is Asia's most stylish and atmospheric writer of crime fiction." – THE SINGAPORE STRAITS TIMES.... "Jake Needham is Michael Connelly with steamed rice." – THE BANGKOK POST.... Thailand is hurtling closer and closer to a bloody civil war. And as unlikely as it may sound, Jack Shepherd is probably the only person on earth who can stop it.
The Trust Protector
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
After his premature passing, the beautiful probate attorney appointed to handle his estate must join forces with Peter's charming but grieving best friend to see that Peter's plans and wishes are fulfilled. These two proxies must sort through the mysteries Peter left behind, as well as their feelings about the case and each other.
Short Takes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
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
Mr. B Speaks!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011 by Peaks Island Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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?
...Until Proven Innocent - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #5
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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.