Category: Law & Crime

Monkey Town: The Summer of the Scopes Trial

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If a book deals with detectives, police officers, lawyers, and of course, criminals, as a general rule, it’s a crime fiction novel. She has no trouble holding the limelight here. Even colleges that don't have a forensic science department sometimes offer forensic courses within other departments, like forensic chemistry. The newborn is swaddled in an Amish crib quilt, and the only other item found with the child is a hand-carved wood rattle, which Kate also recognizes as Amish.

As Black As Ebony (Snow White Trilogy)

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Tony Hillerman Booklist (Overbooked): 'Books with components that may include a strong sense of place (New Mexico) and glimpses into Southwest or Indian culture.' An annotated list of about a dozen Hillerman readalikes, most of which have received starred reviews from Booklist, Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, or Kirkus. We raise money via donations to pay for our web server, bandwidth and new sets of shows for everyone to share and enjoy.

Because It Is My Blood (Birthright)

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The reader is then asked to decide what they would do. So these sharp, imaginative and concise samples of their talent encompass fantasy, obsession and supernatural, mundane and boring, unusual and perfectly explainable. Nesbo's mastery of pace and tension is especially evident in his most recent entry in the series, The Devil's Star, and Harry Hole is acclaimed "the best lone-wolf cop for the 21st century" -- Library Journal (starred review). His resilience and confidence despite inner turmoil..* The great and the one-and-only "Coffee Time Romance" reads The Reckless Engineer and interviews Jac Wright! "This is a crime thriller that keeps you hooked till the very end.

Taken

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At its center is the mother from hell, Caroline Goldacre, a pathological liar who has damaged both her sons, driven one husband away and made the incumbent miserable. Cozy Life (and Death) in a Village (Diane Brunson, Bay County Library System, MI): Newspaper column with a paragraph each on about a half dozen village cozies, including those by Agatha Christie, M. I called 911 and the operator put me through to someone who advised me to describe clearly where I was and then to remain there and wait for them.

Close to a Killer

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Brennan, Gerard author of 'Undercover' set in Belfast. Political Intrigue : Politics, in all its glory, is central to the story. Listed in alpha order by author's last name. 50 Greatest Mysteries of All Time (Internet Book List): This is a list of Otto Penzler's choices for '50 Greatest Mysteries of All Time,' compiled for a book of the same title. Actor Doon Mackichan examines the trend, speaking to criminal sociologist Ruth Penfold-Mounce; Variety's TV critic Sonia Saraiya; Allan Cubbit, writer and director of critically-acclaimed series The Fall; playwright Nick Payn; Elaine Collins, Executive Producer of Shetland; and an actor who has twice played a rape victim.

Gypsy Davey

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It's definitely interesting and I wanted to keep reading to see what happened and ultimately I wanted to know who it was that did everyone a favor by getting rid of a villainous chick. The Stonecutter: When a little girl is found in a fisherman’s net, the police realize it was no accidental drowning. COVERT AFFAIRS season 4A ends September 17th and returns with season 4B Thursday at 10pm on October 17th. Ekman's novel is a unique thriller in which the hearts and minds of the characters are as strikingly compelling as the exotic northern landscape that envelops them. "Wonderful..powerfully enigmatic.. .extremely intelligent.. .

Pretty Sly (Pretty Crooked Trilogy)

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The Spiral Staircase: A classic thriller from the forties. Bio: Peter Knapp is an agent at New Leaf Literary & Media, where he represents fiction for all ages. Crime fiction isn’t the worst way of dealing with the too-much-information overload of the present day. A welcome Hispanic voice in the mystery genre. Park as Chan; first sound film in series To compete with Charlie Chan, another Far-Eastern sleuth - of Japanese descent, derived from the I. Southey, Roz author of 'Broken Harmony' the first in a series featuring Charles Patterson, an impoverished musician in 18th century Newcastle upon Tyne.

Teens Take It to Court: Young People who Challenged the

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On Saturday and Sunday, our writers will be giving illustrated talks on their own books and styles of writing. While it may be sad that the classic standalone novel is arguably a dying format, there's still something to be said when you start reading a great mystery and well, don't want it to end. Then there's the French author Fred Vargas ( http://www.fantasticfiction.co.uk/v/fred-vargas/ ). I may even be involved in a few myself - here and elsewhere - when it comes to what has been especially criminal and thrilling in the fictional world this year.

Monster (Graphic Novel Adaptation) (Turtleback School &

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With a curator’s murder at the Edgar Allan Poe Museum in Richmond, VA, paralleling an archivist’s murder at a library in Trondheim, Norway, Richmond homicide detective Felicia Stone and Trondheim police inspector Odd Singsaker must work together, eventually discovering a link to the journal (bound in human skin) of a 1500s Norwegian serial killer. For information on finding general research resources, refer to the " Jump Start Your Online Research " article from the May 1998 issue of The Internet Writing JournalTM.

Red justice: rise of the novice

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He arrived on the crime scene with his acclaimed novel The Business of Dying, a terrific story about a corrupt cop who moonlights as a hitman. First, because without these two aspects, no viewer will really care how clever or intricate the plot is. (For example, as much as I admire the plotting in the film The Last of Sheila, I don’t love the movie because I don’t care about anyone in it.) And second, because of the happy fact that most good mysteries only have two or three pertinent clues in them anyway.