Ken Lang


Ken Lang is an award-winning author, retired homicide detective, and PhD Candidate who spent a majority of his 25-year law enforcement career investigating violent crimes. In 2011 he was distinguished as one of “50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading” by Then, in 2013, his writing contributions to the criminal justice profession were recognized as he was named DETC Famous Alumni for Columbia Southern University, where he obtained his bachelor and master degrees. Ken is currently working on his dissertation for his PhD in Criminal Justice at Walden University. He is an Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at Glenville State College and lives in Glenville, West Virginia with his wife and children.

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Walking Among the Dead - Book Trailer
The official book trailer for award-winning author Ken Lang's debut true crime book: Walking Among the Dead, where he captures real life homicide cases during his tenure as a homicide detective in the Baltimore metropolitan region.


Death Comes Uninvited
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Death Comes Uninvited completes award-winning author Ken Lang's three book Homicide Series which captures true crime murder cases he investigated while working as a homicide detective near Baltimore, MD. Lang immerses the reader into the scene of a variety of murder investigations revealing the violent pace in which these detectives work.
Standing In Death's Shadow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Join former homicide detective and award winning author, Ken Lang, on this mesmerizing journey through death’s darkest corridors as he unravels a romantic evening ending in rage, burglars on a killing rampage, and other unfathomable homicide investigations. A rare insider account of the exhilarating life of a homicide detective, this fast paced adventure will leave you breathless and wanting more.
Walking Among the Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Award winning author and former homicide detective, Ken Lang, takes you behind the crime scene tape and into some of the most intriguing death investigations in his debut book, Walking Among the Dead: True Stories from a Homicide Detective.

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