Books tagged: political crime

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The Deadliest Animal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In a world where the president is a loud-mouthed tyrant whose election is questioned at every turn, Harley Thomas has the scoop of a lifetime. All he has to do is report what he overheard behind the abandoned Texaco station and then ride the glory to a Pulitzer prize. Suddenly finding himself running for his life, Harley's only hope is to stay alive long enough to make the perpetrators pay.
Power Lust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
With the election approaching, California State Senator Max Johnson was behind in the polls and in desperate need of cash to jump-start his campaign. When a tragic accident on a L.A. freeway provides diabolical insurance mogul, Adrian Fitch, with an opportunity to circumvent campaign contribution laws and funnel much-needed funds to him, Max falls for the plan—a decision that would prove deadly.
Mightier than the Sword
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When cartoonist Charlie Ellis is stabbed in his studio, everybody suspects a political motive because of controversial cartoons he drew two years before. But Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd is sceptical. Why didn't Charlie Ellis try to defend himself? How did the killer sneak past the police guard? And what is the connection between Charlie Ellis and 14 men who share his rather common name?
Hysteria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,230. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Phillipa has a battle on her hands, juggling the mysterious case of a missing woman who disappeared at the same time as a beautiful MP's assistant, and trying to find the truth behind the recent riots that have been plaguing South London. Sending her trusty assistant Sam into his first undercover mission, she wonders if she has bitten off more than she can chew.
The Theory of Zero
Price: Free! Words: 7,670. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Theory of Zero is a fictional crime thriller based on India's most notorious organized crime and biggest political scam, involving more than 10 clueless Murder. A perfect crime or in terms of criminology " Suspect Zero "
Juegos de poder
You set the price! Words: 155,900. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Las elecciones presidenciales del país más poderoso del mundo están cerca y todos quieren asegurarse la victoria, aunque para ello deban caer en el campo de la batalla ética, la moral y los sentimientos; nada será demasiado sacrificio si se trata de obtener la victoria. Sumérjase en una novela de acción y descubra quién saldrá ganador en los juegos de poder.
Majority Rules
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,130. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Majority Rules is a story of conspiracy that moves through the halls of Congress with an insider’s view of currently relevant political history. It’s told through the eyes of unforgettable characters: a crooked lawmaker to his innocent congressional aides-turned-sleuths, to deadly trafficking on the border. The author’s experience in Congress unveils Washington’s inept majority/minority mindset.
Quicksand of Despair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,130. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Deputy Minister Gugo Tsetsana is murdered senior members of the ruling party warn Rian Schröder not to dig too deep. Why? Was she silenced because she was about to expose a scandal that could sink the party in the next general election? Or did this freedom fighter kill one too many traitor or agent of the regime? Rian finds he is up against both right-wing and black ultraists.
The Last Empire
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,700. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011 by ePressario Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A shocking political thriller on Russia during Vladimir Putin's presidency.
Graftsmanship: How Political Corruption Undermines American Democracy and Why You Should Care
Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
Graftsmanship is political corruption. This book is written with a light touch, describing dozens of examples (some comical) of graftsmanship by city mayors, state governors, legislators and members of Congress. What tactics do they use to cheat the public? How do investigators stop them? Where is corruption most common? What can be done to reform crooked pols?Read "Graftsmanship" and see.