Books tagged: legal thriller

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Luggage By Kroger: A True Crime Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In this award-winning memoir, Houston journalist Gary Taylor recounts his true-life fatal attraction involvement in the trail of violence that has dogged Texas attorney Catherine Mehaffey Shelton, prompting coverage by newspapers, TV, movies and even Oprah. Take a seat on the wild ride of an obsessive relationship: erotic beginning to violent end and the trials required to clean up the mess.
...Until Proven Innocent - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #5
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Price: $4.99 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.
The Common Law - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #6
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter Sharp’s client has amnesia, can’t tell Peter what his own name is, and has no recollection of the crime he is charged with committing - but Peter obtains video footage that establishes his client’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Who is this amnesiac client? And how does he mysteriously disappear from custody? You'll find out after Peter's first car-chase past Mulholland Drive.
The Magician's Legacy - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #7
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,640. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
True mystery fans know that the best kind to try and figure out is the "locked-room" variety, and with this book author Gene Grossman has created what has been called the best locked-room mystery of the century - because the locked room is an unpenetrable safe room that must be opened by a crew with blowtorches. You'll be scratching your head trying to figure this one out.
The Reluctant Jurist - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #8
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Because of a mini flu epidemic going around in Los Angeles that has affected the judicial system, Peter has been ‘drafted’ to fill in as a temporary judge, but everything is put on hold when Suzi fails to appear at her own birthday party, apparently having been kidnapped. Will Peter find her? An amazing surprise ending occurs when we see who may solve this case.
The Final Case - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #9
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter attends a cocktail party at which, Suzi and the other guests are shocked by a loud noise coming from their host’s study. When they all go to investigate, they find their host dead of a gunshot wound to his head. The gun is in his hand, and several witnesses in the hallway state that no person entered or exited the room. Suzi thinks it's murder - and wants to prove it. See if she succeeds.
An Element of Peril - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #10
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,970. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter defends an accused murderer, but the victim and the defendant have mysteriously disappeared from the locked room in which witnesses saw the crime committed. This time even Suzi, Peter's 12-year-old legal ward is stumped - until a bottle of booze comes into play, and may provide a solution to this mystery
A Good Alibi - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery # 11
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter is retained by the prosecutor’s office: they want little Suzi, Peter’s 12-year-old legal ward and computer genius, to help break the iron-clad alibi of a murder suspect. Suzi’s efforts also result in her buying her first car: too bad she can’t see over the steering wheel or reach the pedals, but not to worry ; it gets stolen and leads to her also breaking up an auto-theft ring.
Legally Dead - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #12
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,820. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter is appointed to represent a defendant who wants to plead guilty. A plea bargain has already been agreed to. When it’s time for the plea to be made in court, the surprises start, and don’t stop until surprise ending
How to Rob a Bank - Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #13
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peter’s legal ward Suzi, an adorable little 12-year-old computer genius, solves the mystery of what the bank manager found one morning when opening up the bank: a man’s dead body inside the time-locked vault. All of the events that take place are due to a magician who is trying some stunts to publicize his upcoming book entitled "How to Rob a Bank and Get Away With It."