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How to Write a Mystery Novel: Behind the Scenes - Creation of a Crime Series
By Gene Grossman
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This book takes you into the thinking process of a successful novelist who has completed a 15-book series entitled the Peter Sharp Legal Mysteries, all published and available worldwide in print and eBook formats. The 20 Chapters cover How to Get Started, Plot Devices, Resources, Character Development, Finding Your Voice, Suspense Creation and many more subjects any beginning novelist should know
Licensed to Thrill: Volume 3
By Diane Capri
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 327,360. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
USA Today Bestselling Author DIANE CAPRI JUSTICE SERIES Boxed Set (Novels 1 - 3 and more!) More than 100 5-Star Reviews! eBook collection sells separately everywhere for at least $21.95! THIS BOXED SET CONTAINS 4 #1 Bestselling Titles, plus extended samples, interviews, and more!
The Setup: A Short Story
By Pamela Samuels Young
Price: Free! Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
When a star running back is gunned down by a cop with a questionable history, the city of L.A. is on the verge of a racial explosion. Enter a lawyer who comes to the cop's defense . . . but a desire for justice has nothing to do with it.
The Power of a Pawn
By Paul Spite
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
1 star(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Widowed mother Amanda wakes up on her kitchen floor, surrounded by the bodies of her dead children. Her only defense: She remembers nothing. Tried and found guilty of homicide, she becomes a pawn in the Game of Life. Society's revenge and the end to her pain hinge upon her death sentence, but the flames of the media are fanned when her life becomes inextricably linked to an innocent bystander.
Murder Brief
By Peter Menadue
You set the price! Words: 57,550. Language: Australian English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Ambitious criminal defence barrister Robyn Palmer gets her first big break when she's briefed as junior counsel in a high-profile murder trial. Unfortunately, the silk leading her is a lecher desperate to drag her into bed and their client looks guilty as hell. However, nothing is going to stop her starring in the biggest trial of her career.
No Defense
By Rangeley Wallace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Bev Editions. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Library Journal describes the romantic mystery No Defense as a “powerful first novel.” At her father’s behest, and over her husband’s objections, LuAnn moves her husband and children home to Alabama. There she inadvertently spurs the investigation that leads to her father’s indictment. Family secrets, a taut story line, and a surprising ending combine to create a riveting courtroom drama.
Vampire Defense
By James D. Bell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,120. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
John Brooks is a brilliant young lawyer working hard, but not getting much notice. His friends believe that he needs one big case to show off his talents. Defending Hal Boyd, known as the Butcher of Belhaven, on arson and four murder charges, looks like that big case as the world media, hungry to fill 24 hours a day of non-stop news coverages on Jackson, Mississippi.
Exit Strategy: A Katerina Carter Fraud Thriller
By Colleen Cross
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Katerina Carter's fraud investigation uncovers a massive blood diamond laundering scheme at Liberty Diamond Mines, just as two key Liberty insiders are murdered. Kat could be next-unless she allows the real criminals to walk free. She must solve the case-her career and Liberty's survival depend on it. So does her life.
Cash Call, A Stan Turner Mystery Vol 5
By William Manchee
Series: Stan Turner Mystery, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,580. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Stan and Rebekah's good friends, Don and Pam Blaylock, are living the American dream--a beautiful home, wonderful children, Don has a great job and Pam is president of Junior League. But all that changes when they make an imprudent investment in a Golden Dragon restaurant franchise and their son is arrested for DWI. Cash Call is a legal horror story that could happen to anyone.
Best Served Cold
By Mark McGinn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In this legal thriller, Sasha Stace follows in the footsteps of a father she never knew, reluctantly becoming a Queen's Counsel and, like her father, unwittingly guiding the prosecution of a man that ends with disasterous consequences.
Road Humps and Sidewalks
By Dr.Kalyan C. Kankanala
Series: IP Fiction, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,330. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Kalyan C Kankanala. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
A tale of Drugs, Patents, Health Care and Greed Inspired from real life experiences, Road Humps and Sidewalks is the story of Arjun, a young, blind lawyer with a small law practice, and his battle with a Pharma Major. A realistic modern day drama about defenseless victims and fatal diseases exploited for commercial gain taken directly from the pages of the daily news.
Worm
By S.J. Magill
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A student, in an act of desperation, calls on a demon of questionable competence for assistance.
Shelter of Lies
By Patricia Knutson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,820. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
"Please, Miss Wilson, help me save my boys, or she'll kill them." The plea draws attorney Laura Wilson into a storm of intrigue when she agrees to represent the homeless Elva in a battle for custody of her three sons. Are the boys being abused by a sadistic stepmother, as the oldest says, or are these the accusations of a vengeful, dangerous boy? The answer is revealed after a shocking trial.
Antitrust, a Novel
By Jeffrey Ochrach
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,960. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Attorney Josiah Howard is defending an Arab corporation against antitrust charges brought by the U.S. government. The case turns deadly when Howard discovers his client is a terrorist ready to launch the largest, most high-tech attack in the history of the world -- that will cause thousands of planes and bridges to crash to the ground in a single moment -- killing millions of Americans.
Second Chair, A Stan Turner Mystery, Vol.4
By William Manchee
Series: Stan Turner Mystery, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,040. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Stan is asked to defend a young college girl charged with murdering her newborn child. Knowing he lacks the experience for such an undertaking, he enlists his former criminal law professor to be "Second Chair." What he doesn't know is the professor, who everyone calls "Snake" is a drunk and a womanizer. When Snake fails to show up for the last few days of trial Stan is devastated.
Elijah Deville in Judged Worthy of Death
By J.R. Diestelkamp
Series: An Elijah Deville Mystery. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murder can happen to anyone! Just ask Chief Justice Dexter Cunningham. Being stabbed five times in the back, doesn't bode well for your chances of survival. Before he left this earth though, Justice Cunningham did deliver one final sentence. The question is can Elijah Deville decipher the message? An even better question is, can you? Take the challenge, that is if you're up to it.
The Years
By Alexis Scott
Price: Free! Words: 141,190. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Told in the forceful language of Derry’s streets, The Years is a roller coaster ride down forty years of the town’s history. Francie, released from jail after a long sentence, is trying to come to terms with the changes peace has brought, as well as dealing with what he did – and didn’t – do on Bloody Sunday.
Klondike Justice
By Jack R. Stanley
Series: Tales of the Alaskan Gold Rush, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Did gambler “Fair Deal” Doak Logan empty “Quicksilver” Riggs DeGraf’s brain pan with a .44 shot to the head along the frozen Yukon River? A miner’s court is convened in the Golden Mecca saloon on the Alaskan/Canadian frontier during the Klondike gold rush of the early 1900’s to decide the issue. It's a life or death kangaroo court.
Hatred Ridicule & Contempt
By David Cooper
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…
The Tortoise Shell Code
By V Frank Asaro
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,200. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
When renowned attorney Anthony Darren is wrongfully accused of participating in a high seas crime that ends in death, not only is his freedom at stake, but also at risk is his reputation—and most of all, the budding relationship he prizes the most. He breaks out to prove his innocence—and turns the tables on those who framed him. An exciting Thriller.