Jonnie Jacobs

Biography

Jonnie Jacobs is the bestselling author of thirteen mystery and suspense novels. A former practicing attorney and the mother of two grown sons, she lives in northern California with her husband. Visit her on the web at http://www.jonniejacobs.com.

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Books

Murder Among Strangers
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction
Kate Austen has always had a soft spot for people in trouble, but stopping to help stranded motorist Sheryl Ann Martin is a terrible mistake. With her dead husband in the trunk and her killer boyfriend at her side, Sheryl Ann is in trouble. And so is Kate.
Murder Among Us
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction
The overlapping threads of two murders lead Kate from Cybersex to love sonnets, from a clandestine research project to the deepest of family secrets, and ultimately threaten Kate and those she loves. This is the third book in the Kate Austen mystery series. It was first published in hardcover in 1998.
Murder Among Friends
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,150. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction
Suspense simmers in the suburb of Walnut Hills as Kate tries to figure out who killed her recently divorced friend Mona Sterling.
Murder Among Neighboros
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction
Abandoned by her husband,Kate Austen is left to make a life for herself and her five-year-old daughter. What's more, Kate is something of a misfit in her well to-do neighborhood. But when her socialite neighbor, Pepper Livingston, is murdered, and the handsome detective Michael Stone turns to Kate for information about the victim, Kate's life takes an unexpected turn.
The Only Suspect
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction
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Doctor Sam Russell’s wife is missing. The police don’t believe his story – and Sam isn’t so sure himself since he can remember nothing about the day she disappeared.
The Next Victim
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,480. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction
Following the death of her brother of an apparent suicide by overdose, Kali reconnects with her sister. To their dismay, they learn that he was the prime suspect in the double homicide. As if that weren’t shocking enough, Kali also learns her brother might have ties to the disappearance of a 16-year-old runaway.
Evidence of Guilt
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,830. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction
When a local waitress and her five-year-old daughter are murdered, Wes Harding -- a former classmate of Kali's who had a reputation as the town's worst troublemaker --becomes the prime suspect. Kali agrees to represent him, but is stunned when he refuses to help in his own defense, and won't explain why. This is the second in the Kali O'Brien series. It was first published in print in 1997.
Witness for the Defense
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,160. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction
With her unique blend of courtroom drama and feverish suspense, critically acclaimed author Jonnie Jacobs has won a legion of fans for her Kali O’Brien thrillers. Now the edgy San Francisco attorney is back to handle a simple adoption – and winds up defending her client for murder . . .
Cold Justice
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,660. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction
San Francisco attorney Kali O'Brien takes on a case that hits too close to home: the murder of her best friend by a serial killer who steps from the very pages of Kali’s own past . . .
Intent To Harm
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,550. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction
Imagine losing what you love most. Don’t say I didn’t warn you . . . The woman gives her name as Betty. No last name. No phone number. Just a meeting place – a deserted, wooded park on the outskirts of Lake Tahoe. The one condition – come alone. San Francisco attorney Kali O’Brien understands client confidentiality, but something about Betty’s urgent request
BUILT UPON THE SAND - A Short Story
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction
When wealthy widow Lillian Goodhue decides to leave the bulk of her estate to her handsome, newly hired young handyman, Miles Quackenbush, attorney Hannah Trilling sees red flags everywhere. But perhaps Lillian isn't as senile as people think. This story was originally published in an anthology entitled Women Before The Bench.
Doggone - a short story
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Fiction
Danny hasn't seen his aging mother in almost ten years, although he does talk to her by phone from time to time. When he learns she is dying and he is her sole heir, he decides to help things along but is stymied by her four canine companions. This light take on death and greed, was originally published in an an anthology entitled Canine Crimes.

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