Books tagged: swindles

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The Sudbury School Murders (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
In 1817, Captain Lacey takes a post as a secretary at the Sudbury School in Berkshire. He soon finds that the headmaster expects him to discover the source of disturbing pranks that have kept the school in an uproar. The problems intensify when a stableman turns up dead in a lock of the nearby canal. A Romany is arrested for the murder, and Lacey is the only person who believes him innocent.
The Little Book of Scams: Swindling for Fun and Profit!
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The Little Book of Scams delves into the psychological principles of deception and influence that enable to people to be swindled. This knowledge can go a long way in helping you to avoid becoming a victim of the ruthless "Mind Pirates" in our midst. Special emphasis is given to the scams that target business owners and budding entrepreneurs.
Small Felonies - Fifty Short Mystery Stories
Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,590. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a collection of fifty short stories by veteran mystery and crime writer Bill Pronzini, best known as fhe creator of 'The Nameless Detective' series. This collection crosses over a broad range of styles and characters, settings and plots, showing the breadth and depth of Pronzini's prodigious talent. Included are murders, swindles, double-crosses, crazed children, and much, much more.
Legal Scams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,740. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
Legal scams impact everyday life, and the public is not even aware of most. These are perpetrated by individuals, companies’ and our own government. Are those you’re supposed to trust telling you the truth? Are products you buy safe? Are advertisers misleading you? We will identify the clues to look for from the written, spoken and physical actions and identify avoidance techniques.