Books tagged: urban crime

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Slow and Quiet, Drift Away
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A mugging and its aftermath, with the reader as victim.
To Die in Beverly Hills
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Treasury Agents Charlie Carr and Jack Kelly, investigating a counterfeiting ring, are tipped off by Det Travis Bailey of the LA police a cool, ruthless cop with some strange tastes in sex and women who warns them of a plot to murder their prime witness. They become involved in a phony stake out and Kelly is seriously wounded. Deeply suspicious, Carr is determined to avenge his partner's murder.
ZipCodez 90002*90220 A Watts and Compton Tale
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Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Shocking and uncensored sequence of events in the life of Debo and Lana growing up in two of Southern California's most notorious neighborhoods, Watts and the city of Compton, sparks issues and raises controversy. Gang banging, abuse, criminal activity, incarceration and coming to know the love and salvation of God's mercy describe in the gritty language of urban America has raised some eyebrows.
Price of Justice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Price of Justice is a fast paced novel involving the deadly interplay between politics and a family.
Darius and the Vanilla Funk
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Price: Free! Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Darius and the Vanilla Funk centers on the special relationship between fifth-grade teacher and student, and the strong bond they have formed. Darius Mitchell walks a bumpy road after leaving Mr. Cohen's class, hitting the streets as a gang member. It isn't until he is knocking on death's door, that Mr. C steps in to teach the final lessons.
Nina Knows the Night
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Nina Knows the Night, follows the adventures of Nina Richardson a mild-mannered law school dropout who becomes a kick-butt heroine after innocently acquiring a metal case filled with military-like weapons. Determined to knock out the growing crime in her formerly posh urban neighborhood, now run-down, she discovers her superpowers to be her own inner-strength and purpose.
Some Are Sicker Than Others
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,100. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Adultery, addiction, and manslaughter all at a drug rehab high in the Rocky Mountains.
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
The Genealogy of Herman Webster Mudgett
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Herman Webster Mudgett (1861-1896) was from Gilmanton, New Hampshire. His roots are in rural New England. Aside from Mudgett, his relatives had the surnames Page and Price. My e-book looks Herman Mudgett's ancestry from the family's origins in Exeter and Norfolk in England. I have included ancestral information about the mass murderer's wives, his son and daughter, and one of his accomplices.
Think Like a Hustler
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
What would you do to survive? On the streets, the answer to that question is anything. Kevin Richards, a young day to day hustler in the streets of Baltimore must do any and every thing to make sure he eats. The world of hustling is unforgiving, and one small slip could cost him everything. If hustling wasn't the worst of his worries Kevin has a small child at home in dire need of an operation.