Mark Shaw

Biography

Lawyer turned author of nearly twenty books including five on the writing and publishing process. Others include Melvin Belli: King of the Courtroom, Miscarriage of Justice: the Jonathan Pollard Story, The Perfect Yankee, and Down for the Count.

Mentor aspiring authors around the world to realize their publishing dreams. Married to Wen-ying Lu and live with her and our beloved Labrador, Black Sox, in East Lansing, Michigan.

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Books

Melvin Belli: King of the Courtroom
By Mark Shaw
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 129,840. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
The only authorized biography of the legendary San Francisco attorney Melvin Belli, known as the "King of Torts." Credited with pioneering many of the courtroom tactics utilized today, Belli's clients included The Rolling Stones, Jack Ruby, Errol Flynn, Mohammed Ali, Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker, and Mae West.
How To Become a Published Author: Idea to Publication
By Mark Shaw
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2008. Category: Nonfiction
Featuring practical tips that have permitted many writers around the world to become published, this book is written BY the published author of nearly twenty books FOR aspiring authors and poets. The ten-step strategy outlined in the book is easy to follow and there are also writing tips, punctuation and grammar exercises, sample query letter and book proposal forms, and sample legal documents.

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