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The Blue Folio
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by Black Ostrich Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Conspiracies throughout the 2037 Second Constitutional Convention and the new US Constitution's most perilous application in 2059, threaten the president's job, her life, and the new people centric government in this near-future political thriller springing from today's frustration over polar politics controlled by lobbyists and big money. Winner of the 2015 Beverly Hills Book Awards
Blissful Insanity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,740. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
An English jury is called to hear a murder trial in which everyone involved - even the victim - is neither innocent nor sane. Faceless demons, shifting realities and scandalous secrets all culminate in a slew of deaths. But what really happened? Is the cause supernatural, or is there something more maniacal afoot?
Promise of Joy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,340. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In The Promise of Joy, with his Vice President Ted Jason and his wife Beth Knox dead at the hands of an assassin, newly elected President Orrin Knox contends with a game of one-upmanship between the Soviet Union and China. The United States, guided by Knox’s inflexible will, begins to assist rebels seeking to break away from their Communist overlords...
Come Nineveh, Come Tyre
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 207,800. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Classics
In Come Nineveh, Come Tyre, China and the Soviet Union are waiting and watching for any sign of weakness from the untried Ted Jason, survivor of the assassination attempt that took the life of Orrin Knox and catapulted him into the Presidency. Ted Jason has been thrust into this position of power—is he up to the challenge of leadership in such a time of crisis?
Cosa sei disposto a perdere?
Price: $8.90 USD. Words: 37,840. Language: Italian. Published: October 23, 2014 by AIDIF Editore. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Cosa si è disposti a perdere per amore? È la domanda che si pone il protagonista del libro Paul Joseph Dayton, di fronte ad una scelta molto difficile: salvare la donna amata dall'accusa di omicidio o diventare il prossimo Presidente degli Stati Uniti d'America.
The La Jolla Murders: The Medical Examiner is the Last Person
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
“I should get going before all my friends and family send a search party down here.” He laughed. “Did you forget you told me you’re here alone?” He said with a huge smile on his face. He quickly pulled the back of her bikini top, and like that, her perfect, round, firm breasts popped out. They were about the size of grapefruits.
Bearwalker Alibi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,290. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Does evil have rights? Can an old Ojibwa myth be accepted as a defense in a murder trial on Ontario’s Manitoulin Island? Dead is a sleazy young German man who came to Manitoulin to distribute Ecstasy to Great Lakes cities in the U.S. He fled Germany and his ties to Biker and Drug cultures rather than testify in a gang trial in Dresden. The only witness is Dr. Mary Fraser, an Ojibwa.
Help Me Nora
Series: Nora Dockson Legal Thrillers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Help Me Nora is “a compelling gritty novel. I could not put it down and found the legal background fascinating.” (Goodreads review) A Macavity Award-nominee acclaimed for “sharp storytelling” (Publishers Weekly), Diana Deverell brings you an intriguing heroine and an ongoing cast of entertaining characters in her engaging legal thrillers. Buy Help Me Nora today and start this “fascinating series."
Final Argument
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,110. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A courtroom thriller, a mean streets thriller, and an Everyman study of good and evil all rolled into one. And every part of it is terrific. What a wonderful piece of storytelling!"-- Donald Westlake, The New York Times A district attorney, ten years after sending a murderer to Death Row, returns to the same Florida courtroom in a desperate effort to save that same innocent man's life.
TRIAL
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,050. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
The New York Times called this "the novel of the year." A twisting, relentless thriller, TRIAL follows young Texas lawyer Warren Blackburn as he defends two accused murderers in two separate cases. When, without warning, the two cases merge and become one, Warren's entire life and career are threatened. "Don't begin this book at bedtime or you'll be up all night ... made by a master" -- L.A. Times
Market Time Conspiracy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,980. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In his third novel, James Duermeyer tells a rare story - a glimpse into the life of a young man facing his worst nightmare. It is a wonderful, heart-felt story that gives the reader a look into the disability of PTSD. But the story is much more than that. It is a story woven from a boy's growth into manhood, war, friendship, humor, perseverance, genius, and most importantly, love.
A Murder in Auschwitz (Sampler)
Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a SAMPLER edition only! NOT the whole book. An SS officer is found standing over the body of a comrade, a smoking pistol still in his hand, a murder in a place of murders. His pleas of innocence force a court martial and he knows that there is only one man in the camp capable of defending him; a Jewish prisoner called Manfred Meyer.
Corruption in God’s House
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Father of a son who committed suicide is charged with murdering a poplar priest. A older court appointed lawyer defends against a seasoned prosecutor seeking the death penalty. The reader sees clever trial technique, smoking gun evidence, and is taken into the jury deliberation room. The verdict surprises and leads to a shocking climax.
Burnt Earth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,830. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After a woman is killed in the southern New Mexico desert, the murder is pinned on on an illegal immigrant, Ernesto Jaramillo. Jaramillo is scheduled for deportation instead of prosecution, and public defender Slim Cassidy thinks that somebody wants to avoid an investigation. As Cassidy discovers that Burnt Earth Security is involved in a cover up, she worries that the next murder will be hers.
Presumption of Innocence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Karen Kinder, a young prosecutor, realizes that if she doesn't win her case against a psychotic killer she may become his next victim.
Contempt of Court
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
This is a legal thriller/mystery. Mike Zorich is a successful Sacramento trial lawyer and he is in trouble. He has been dealing with the death of his wife from cancer five years ago. Then he is mugged on the bike trial, his car is stolen and his home is ransacked. To top it off, he is held in contempt of court for no good reason. Can he figure it all out before someone is killed?
The Target Defendant
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Robert Herrick is the lawyer for the little guy in Houston. His courtroom experiences were realistically recounted in David Crump's previous novels including CONFLICT OF INTEREST and MURDER IN SUGAR LAND. He faces an enemy of unbridled ruthlessness: the druglord El Jefe, whose petty grudge against a reporter leads to a family massacre. Will his suit against El Jefe's bank bring some small justice?
Worm
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A student, in an act of desperation, calls on a demon of questionable competence for assistance.
Agnus Dei
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,760. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A gripping novel of evil, justice, sacrifice and atonement… A junior barrister, Brendan Connolly receives a brief to defend a notorious paedophile. He achieves the impossible – a verdict of not guilty. The prospect of turning him loose is too much for the sincere and principled young barrister. In a shock move he dumps his girlfriend, defies his parents and quits to become a Jesuit priest...
Dead Witness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,420. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Josh DeBurke, the new Rock County prosecutor, investigates the connection between a judge's son and an unsolved hit and run case, he finds his life in danger.