Doug M. Cummings

Biography

Doug Cummings has been a cop, a security consultant and for twenty-five years a broadcast journalist covering crime and breaking news. He's now a full-time author and workshop presenter. He lives in the Chicago suburbs.

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Books

Escaping the O Zone: Intuition, Situational Awareness, and Staying Safe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Ignoring your intuition is like muting the buzzer on a smoke detector. How can it warn you if you can’t hear it? Escaping the O Zone helps the reader understand safety awareness in multiple situations. The exercises in this guidebook can literally be lifesavers.
Deader by the Lake
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 169,030. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
How do you solve a murder nobody wants solved and catch a killer nobody wants caught? When a woman with explosive secrets is murdered, ex-TV reporter Reno McCarthy is out for justice and he won't back off - even if it means a showdown with a brutal manipulator intent on turning Chicago into a branch office of the Russian mob. It's summer, It's supposed to be cooler by the lake. Not this summer.
Cold!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Vic Terry hates winter. It sinks its sharp teeth right to his bones. The worst is being on patrol in the winter. His partner, Mike Fromme, complains that the squad is too warm but what does he know? It's damn cold...just like the night Vic's former partner died.
Last Straw: A Harry Cork Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When Wisaka police discover a body in a horse barn, Deputy Chief Harry Cork knows it’s not murder. So why and how did the ex-Marine die?
Trackdown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Joe and Sam have come back to town. Joe stole fifty grand from the Kansas City mob. He just wants to hide out until the heat’s off. Sam’s the guy who’s supposed to get the money back. Two old friends getting together after a lot of years. You could call it a school reunion but no one's playing any music.
Bad Bad Billy the Biter
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Manners & Etiquette, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Manners & Etiquette
Billy likes to bite his babysitter. But his babysitter isn't exactly who she seems to be and neither is her backup. Which bodes badly for Billy. But will Billy banish his bad habit?

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