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Book: Anguished by Ronny Herman de Jong
This book is shedding a light on the abuse of vulnerable seniors in nursing homes, often by family members. Driven by financial problems, a grandson, entrusted to manage all assets of his grandmother, who resides in an Assisted Living Facility, depleted her bank account, put a lien against her house in an attempt to stop her daughter from inheriting her mother's assets. He falsified a letter to a [...]
 
Book: Deadly Election - Spanish treasure makes the Presidency worth killing for (Asian Intrigue Book 1) by Arthur Crandon
Buried treasure. A corrupt politician. A man in the wrong place at just the right time... The Philippines. Former US Marine Paul McCain has traded in his rifle for a camera as a wildlife photographer. When he spies young villagers unearthing lost WWII gold, he happily captures their cries of delight. But their joyous shouts are drowned in a hail of bullets as McCain witnesses their brutal murder [...]
 
Book: Mark IV - Crime, brutality, corruption . . . . When all conventional means of confronting such evils fail, there's a secret organization - Ragnarök by ...
In our world of increasing complexity and the resultant human and physical constraints--overpopulation, global warming, rampant stupidity, unchecked evil, corruption, scientific advances used for ill--what is to be done? Are even the best governments incapable of maintaining order? Is the future of humankind at stake? How many of us have wondered what we would do if we had some kind of world [...]
 
Book: A Valentine for Mary Jane (Charlotte's Diary Book 1) by Clabe Polk
Can a guardian angel change history? February 10-14, 1929 - Mary Jane's Chicago Police Officer fiancee, John McQueen, has gotten himself into deep trouble with no idea how to get out. He's on a collision course with the St. Valentine's Day massacre. With Mary Jane as his cheering section, his guardian angel, Charlotte, and a parish priest, Father Regan mount a last ditch effort to save him. Can [...]
 
Book: DEATH OF AN ARTIST by David Wilson
"Death Of An Artist" is a private detective novel written in a light hearted manner. It is about two characters who have retired from the army and find they are bored with very little adventure in their lives. Lord Bigsby suggests to Field Marshal James, his life long friend, that they start a private detective agency for the aristocracy. Lord Bigsby is a wine connoisseur while James enjoys all [...]
 
Book: Flake - The Trial of a Cop - A True Crime Story Told By The Prosecutor by Hugh Anthony Levine
Authors' praise for Flake - The Trial of a Cop Richard North Patterson, best-selling novelist: "Told with the authenticity and verve of a key player, the real-life courtroom drama of Flake illuminates, in a particularly gritty and compelling way, the darker recesses of our criminal justice system." Robert K. Tanenbaum, best-selling novelist: "Read Everyday Murders and Flake - The Trial of a Cop. [...]
 
Book: Motion for Justice - I Rest My Case by Brian Vukadinovich
Rich in information, Motion for Justice: -- I Rest My Case shares Brian Vukadinovich's experiences and intimate knowledge of governmental and judicial corruption and what went on behind the scenes in Indiana for years in efforts to take away his freedom and livelihood as a teacher. Motion for Justice: -- I Rest My Case, in a straightforward, no-holds-barred style, will open your eyes to [...]
 
Book: Evil in the City - Engaging Set of Short Stories by Reece Pocock
Reece Pocock, crime writer, said Boris of Adelaide - has great insight into human affairs and a powerful imagination, and in this engaging set of short stories he turns his observant eye on many facets of human behaviour. A man attempts to escape from his paedophile father in the only way he knows how; the victim of a frame-up wreaks an Old Testament revenge; two cops make the mistake of their [...]
 
Book: MURDER on DISPLAY by Reece Pocock
As soon as the Flynn brothers lifted their Glocks, Dan was in trouble. Silence descended like a cloak of doom. No confusion crossed his mind... it was clear he would die in the next few seconds. In all his years of facing danger, he often wondered how he would react when faced with imminent death. He was about to find out. He hurled the contents of the pepper shaker into their eyes. The brothers [...]
 
Book: Beyond the Blue - A Journey through the Heavens by Tara Knight
Thayne, an immortal Paladin, jolts awake on a street in the celestial province of Canaan. Stripped of his memory, he hasn't a clue about who he is or his purpose for being there. His presence however threatens a powerful king who declares him a fugitive and demands his life. Thayne is immediately the most wanted man in the entire province. Hunted by the king's army, a mender and mystic, both [...]
 
Book: Withholding Secrets (A Decent into Darkness and Betrayal Book 1) by Edward M. Clark
Mark Robertson was living the good life with his wife and kid in their higher standard lifestyle. He didn't see the lies and secerts surrounding him that would soon tear down everything he held sacred. He is soon forced to live out the life that he once looked down upon. While he juggles to adjust to his new surroundings he is forced to venture into a darker world just to protect what little he [...]
 
Book: GOOSE HUNT by Dennis Ogden
Sixty-four years have passed since the end of WWII and the rampart walls of the former Jewish Ghetto, TEREZIN, have yet to divulge all the secrets they were built to hide. That is until graffiti dauber Briney Ruza begins having connections with the walls she paints on. Each graffiti is posted on social media as part of her own cheeky game. One particular painting catches the interest of ageing [...]
 
Book: Fear Is Louder Than Words - Her stalker taught her fear. Her suspicions taught her terror. by Linda S. Glaz
Her stalker taught her fear. Her suspicions taught her terror. Rochelle Cassidy has the perfect life as a radio talk show host in the Detroit market, but her celebrity status doesn't stop an angry listener from wanting her ... dead. Ed McGrath's ideal life as a pro-hockey player doesn't include a damsel in distress until the night he discovers Rochelle being attacked in a deserted parking [...]
 
Book: Sic Semper Tyrannis - The Chimera Adjustment, Book Two (Imperium Cicernus 2) by Caleb Wachter
The destruction of H.E. One and the Massacre at Philippa were only the opening salvos in the war for the Chimera Sector, and now Jericho and Masozi must race against time to execute the most significant Adjustment in the Sector's history since the conclusion of the Forge Wars two centuries earlier. But before they can take up arms in accordance with the First Right, they will need to submit to a [...]
 
Book: Only in Key West - The Nick & Norm Gay Detective Series by Kenneth D. Michaels
When vacationing Chicago detectives Nick and Norm witness a tragic accident involving a famous entertainer, the local police chief asks for their help. The duo's investigation uncovers crime and corruption in paradise as they come face-to-face with a ruthless killer...As homegrown eccentrics, drag queens, and dwarves rush to their aid in this heart- pounding thriller!
 
Book: The Trial - Dark Urban Scottish Crime Story (Parliament House Books Book 1) by John Mayer
In Parliament House,scandal can be deadly. A maverick lawyer. A secret worth killing for ... Brogan McLane has always been an outsider. Born on the wrong side of the tracks, he - learned to fight tooth and nail for justice in the mean streets of Glasgow, Scotland. But - now, after years of of hard work and study, McLane has been 'Called to the Bar', and - become a member of the most prestigious [...]
 
Book: Murder on the Back Burner by Tony Nash
The fourth in the murder/mystery series, featuring Detective Chief Inspector Tony Dyce, of the Norfolk Constabulary, and his forensic pathologist wife, Jane Keller. A talented, well-funded killer is targetting ex-Metropolitan police officers, using a series of bizarre methods, which Jane uncovers, one by one. The forensic science is deep, dirty and diligent in the autopsy scenes, as ever, and [...]
 
Book: Whatever Became of Sin? by B. Roman
On a flight to Washington D.C., the past twelve years of Michael Warren's life begin to unravel. An environmental lobbyist, Michael is on his way to testify before a Senate Committee, and destroy the plans for a housing development built on land tainted with the same toxic waste that killed his six-year-old daughter, Dominique. A cassette handed to Michael by a stranger on the plane changes [...]
 
Book: Rising Tide by Susan Roebuck
Time, and most of Portugal, has almost forgotten Luminosa, a small fishing community on the Alentejo coast. A cluster of white and blue cottages huddle under the cliffs overshadowed by the great manor of Herdade Albatroz whose family has ruled the village since the days of Napoleon. Far off the tourist route, nobody visits Luminosa by chance. When a ruthless American racketeer turns up, the [...]
 
Book: In the Shadows of the Oaks by Frank Settineri
Electricity sparked through the air when their eyes first met but neither Landi nor Sean, the tutor of her son, could succumb to their desires. Instead she fled to the safety of her bedroom to escape the inevitable. Ultimately, after three months of denial their sequestered feelings burst through the facade, culminating in passionate romance. Their world was now complete with one exception - [...]
 
Book: Sleer Campaign by John Rogers
After accepting her dream position in a biotechnology company, Riva Scardini is confronted by secrets surrounding her live-in boyfriend and her fellow employees. As she exposes the secrets she is swept into a world dominated by malevolent individuals with tremendous influence over corrupt politicians, governmental officials, federal agencies, international conglomerates and innocent, or naive, [...]
 
Book: Devious Affairs - A Dynasty Shaped by Passion and Crime (The Destiny Series Book 2) by Roger Penfound
The Resurgent Woman was previously entitled 'Devious Affairs'. When Emma returns to Britain in 1954, destitute and alone - she has only the crumpled note from her dead half-sister and a burning desire to take what is rightfully hers. Arriving one night at the house of her half-sister's bereaved husband and child she knocks on the door seeking redress for events that years ago that drove her away [...]
 
Book: Unexpected - A Tale of Deception by Peter Alpert
The town of Eagleton is a rural community nestled in Colorado. The people who call the town home, twelve thousand in all, are for the most part plain-spoken and hard-working. George Schmidt is one such townsperson. He spends most of his time eking out a modest existence on the farm he inherited from his father. His social life consists of a morning coffee in town. He doesn't have time for much [...]
 
Book: Blood Gold in the Congo by Peter Ralph
Inspired by true events. "This is an outstanding read and simply a wonderful action/adventure story." - Reader's Favorite When twelve-year-old Congolese boy, Joseph Muamba, is sold to a wealthy American family he wants to die. Eventually, he comes to love the family and lives the life of the all-American boy. However, he cannot rid himself of a nagging feeling that he has a greater calling in [...]
 
Book: Collins Street Whores by Peter Ralph
When a prestigious stockbroking firm gets into financial trouble, it's bailed out by a sinister and mysterious figure ... the silent partner. Soon he is using the firm to do dirty deals and steal from the public. Fatal accidents follow those who oppose or challenge hi - How many will have to die before the silent partner is satisfied?
 
Book: Fog City Fraud by Peter Ralph
When war hero Josh Kennelly returns from Iraq and Afghanistan, he craves nothing but anonymity. Drawn into a life and death situation where a man is holding a knife to a young girl's throat on the ledge of a high-rise building, Josh has no choice but to act, but he is too late. When the man plunges to his death, San Francisco's streets come to a standstill. Did he fall or did the shock of the [...]
 
Book: White Collar Blackmail by Peter Ralph
Company directors and executives are dying in mysterious circumstances. Millions of dollars of irregular corporate share dealings are all that links them. When young auditor, Todd Hansen, runs up a huge gambling debt with illegal bookies, his life is on the line. Forced to provide them with confidential information about the corporations he audits, he is caught, and sentenced to nine years in New [...]
 
Book: Dirty Fracking Business by Peter Ralph
The air and water in the Fisher Valley were pristine before a large energy corporation conned farmers and landowners into letting it have access to their land. Once on the land, it drilled and fracked coal seams deep below the surface, without a care for the air, ground and water it was polluting. When little Charlie Paxton, aged only six, dies from a mysterious form of cancer, his father, [...]
 
Book: The CEO by Peter Ralph
Douglas Aspine was a cold, calculating despot who lusted for the riches and power that came with being a public company CEO. He was forty-five and running out of time when fate dealt him an unexpected opportunity. An irresistible crime thriller. The company was old, staid and well-respected, but it was underperforming, and Aspine was determined to turn it around no matter who he had to crush or [...]
 
Book: AMERICA IN THE 21st CENTURY - For Better Or Worse (Book 1) by Kathleen Babbitt, D.Sc.
Telling it like it is and like it was. Not for people who avoid the truth and rely on disinformation, who need happy endings and Pollyanna stories about America. Instead, this book is for people who want the unvarnished unmitigated truth about America's past and present, for better or for worse. So it is controversial. Our American Democracy has changed in the 21st century.
 
Book: AMERICA IN THE 21st CENTURY - A Political, Historical, Sociological Perspective (Book 2) by Kathleen Babbitt, D.Sc.
This is not for people who avoid the truth, and rely on disinformation. It's not for people who have to have happy endings and Pollyanna stories about America. This is telling it like it is and like it was. It's for people who want the unvarnished unmitigated truth, for better or worse, about political, historical, and sociological America. So it is controversial. In the 21st century in America [...]
 
Book: The Borman Factor (A Nick Borman Thriller Book 1) by Robert Lalonde
Love Reacher, Rapp, and Bosch? Try Nick Borman. The US army trained him to catch spies in elaborate sting operations. Now, he uses his skills on the streets. A crime reporter was murdered and his family wants Borman to bring the killer to justice. Nick thinks it looks like a dead end ... there were no witnesses and the trail has gone cold. But when he starts to investigate, bodies start piling up [...]
 
Book: Jay's Coach Learns a Lesson - What can a boy do to stop corruption? (Jay's World Book 3) by Kamon Therrien
Children have to face situations where there is corruption. It is not an easy subject to talk about with kids, but it is not to be put in the drawer too. Jay's story happens at the swimming pool, and involves his best friend Broody. I made it funny in Jay's third adventure, but I made it straight to the point, we do not turn a blind eye on corruption at any level. I gave good clues to kids as [...]
 
Book: The Cursed Nation by Tim I. Gurung
After losing his both parents on a landslide accident, he was raised by his granny and hardly seen or experienced good things in life. When granny died, he had no one as a family and left the village once and for all. After arriving at the capital city, he joined the main political party and worked through the ranks as he learned the new trade. Real party politics started playing onto him when [...]
 
Book: The Deputy Prime Minister by Robert Cubitt
When the Parliamentary expenses scandal broke back in 2009 I was as incensed as anyone. It wasn't so much the pettiness or extravagance at some of the claims, it was the sheer sense of entitlement of some of the MPs who we, the public, elect to represent us. They just didn't get it and I doubt that they do even in 2015. Since 2009 we have been hit by more scandals, some related to expenses where [...]
 


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