Books tagged: legal mystery

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Judge Me Not
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ex-con Nora Dockson broke free from her trailer park roots and went to law school. She works only for convicted felons, trying to force a flawed system to treat them fairly. But can she — should she? — help Silvia Simon? Trying to make sense of what happened to Silvia, Nora ends up at the murky junction where arson myths and bad-mother-stereotypes collide with modern science.
Vengeful Legal Deal
Series: A Belgravia Antiques Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,840. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When psychic antiques dealer Michael Sheridan buys a Victorian photo album in auction, he doesn't expect to unearth a Pandora's Box of lies, deceit, and revenge. As fate would have it, the villain looking to settle the 130-year-old vengeful score through murder is closer than he thinks.
The Weatherford Trial
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Geology prof Charlie Weatherford is arrested for murder of a colleague who’s maybe solved the problem of making big earthquakes occur on purpose with fracking techniques. Connie Bergen, attorney for the company supporting Weatherford for proprietary access to research, is sent to defend him. The trial brings out the deadly potential of scientifically illiterate men in high places.
Law Unto Himself: A Romantic Comedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,600. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Criminal lawyer, Adele Harvey, is having a bad day. Her parents are separating, her younger sister moves in with her baby, the client she thought was a woman turns out to be a man, and Ben Paxton, the guy she gave the bird to in the parking lot, is prosecuting. And he never loses.
Desperate Acts
Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In Toronto’s rough days of 1839, several elite citizens harbor dark secrets, offering rich compost for a sleazy blackmailer. Caught in the muck is the gallant young Brodie Langford who is desperate to protect his sweetheart from disgrace. When Brodie is arrested for the extortionist’s murder, Marc Edwards, now a barrister, struggles to save him from the gallows and to reunite the couple.
Until Murder Do Us Part
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Parables. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Mike Kingston, an attorney at an elite Washington, D.C., law firm, wakes up from a violent nightmare to find his hands wrapped around his wife's throat, almost killing her. A few nights later, on the same day that he settles an important case and is elected to the partnership, Mike awakes to find his wife suffocated in their own bed.
Murder by Misrule
Price: Free! Words: 90,830. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Francis Bacon is charged with investigating the murder of a barrister at Gray's Inn. He recruits his unwanted student Thomas Clarady to do the tiresome legwork, chasing witnesses from Whitehall to the London streets. Everyone has something up his pinked and padded sleeve. Even the brilliant Bacon is at a loss — and in danger — until he sees through the disguises of the season of Misrule.
Are You Positive?
Series: HIV/AIDS, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 116,320. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Ripped from the headlines of today's news, "Are You Positive?" is a fictitious courtroom drama in the style of John Grisham. 26-year-old Tyree Johnson stands accused of first degree murder in Greenville, South Carolina. But his murder weapon is not a gun or a knife; it's HIV. “Everyone diagnosed HIV-Positive absolutely must read this book. The rest of us should too.” - Dr. Goddard, CO.
Jury Duty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Pamela Jackson has secrets, secrets that forced her to change her identity and move to the Oregon Coast. Now, upstanding citizen that she’s pretending to be, she’s been called for jury duty. Worse, she’s on a jury. For a murder case. And murder is something she knows a little too much about.
The Sherlock Holmes Caper: Peter Sharp Legal Mystery #15
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this 15th adventure in the series, Peter has no client to defend. Instead, he is being taunted by some strange clues that may lead to an upcoming crime. His ex-wife, the district attorney, has asked him to assist it determining whether or not the alleged clues will result in a crime, or are just the efforts of a prankster. Suzi's dog Bernie may have accidentally solved this case for everyone.