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South of the Pier-A Murder Mystery
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Palmer Railton is brutally murdered on his doorstep. In the meantime, Camille Brewster, calls her twin sister, Connie, excited about Palmer’s wedding proposal, and huge ruby engagement ring. Connie, former CSI, must keep her smart-ass sister from getting killed.
The Jury Has Spoken (A Legal Thriller Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this legal thriller short story, a group of criminal justice practitioners gamble on the jury's verdict. The dramatic ending will shock readers...
The Turning Of The Tide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Take one family – dull father, frustrated mother, smelly son, daughter who wants to be a 'celebrity' – and mix in a brash American escort agency owner, an Argentinian playboy, a gay hotelier, an overweight and very dim policeman, an exotic teenager, several assorted lawyers, a burly furniture maker, the Riot Squad and a loyal, philosophical little dog. Chaos must, and does, result!
Life Poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
A collection of poems written about life growing up in Texas, getting married, and adventures of life.
La mentira del adivino
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,480. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Un niño crece con su madre humildemente en un pueblo del sur de Georgia, junto con otro que habrá de ser su rival durante toda la vida, en el deporte, mujeres, trabajo y fama. Un viejo alemán, que a través del alpinismo le enseñará a luchar por el triunfo en la vida. Una lucha entre abogados por ganar el caso final, por recuperar su gran amor, por conseguir la cima más alta.
Cruel and Unusual: The Supreme Court and Capital Punishment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
True, gripping 1st-person account of how a small band of determined lawyers, in a 9-year campaign in courts and the public, abolished the death penalty in the U.S. Their plan was as bold as the attempt to land on the moon. And while the victory was as impermanent as man's presence on the moon, the personal tale resonates with readers (not just lawyers or students) today. New Foreword and Preface.
Lawyers on Their Own: The Solo Practitioner in an Urban Setting
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Renowned socio-legal study of lawyers in solo practice in Chicago during the 1960s, as updated in 1994. Includes new 2011 Foreword by law professor William Gallagher. The book is considered foundational for studies of the legal profession and legal ethics for small-client practice. Carlin exposes the underbelly of practice among solo lawyers and their methods of getting business, in many settings.
Odyssey of an Octopus Junkie: A Dysfunctional Love Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ill-fated and quixotic love story of Phoenix, the tormented drug addict and talented artist, and Hannah, the pathologically co-dependent daughter of a Holocaust survivor, and their cross-country odyssey to liberate a giant octopus who may be psychically communicating with Hannah or may simply be her escapist delusion. Addiction is powerful. Will either be able to kick the habit?
Taming the Bureaucrat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,730. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Taming the Bureaucrat" begins with one physician's curiosity about the increasing bureaucratization of medicine and concludes that bureaucratic systems cast a wide shadow over virtually all aspects of modern society - the legal system, government agencies, religious bodies, financial institutions, military organizations, etc.
Latest Accessory
Series: Lawyers and Shoes, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,280. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Evelyn Hornton, the criminal barrister with a penchant for Mulberry Handbags, Louboutin shoes & unzipped-oneliners is back. Having successfully found her place as a barrister at Pump Court, Evelyn’s bought a London loft conversion - sans the conversion bit in Clerkenwell & discovered a whole new line of accessories including a team of Irish builders.