Publisher: Pulpwood Press
Was it murder, accident, or suicide
A baffling case. A brilliant detective. An introduction to an insightful, sympathetic, spiritual, and utterly unique investigator. John Jordan is a cop in a clerical collar haunted by his past—a man of mercy who also thirsts for justice."Michael Lister may be the author of the most unique series running in mystery fiction. It crackles with tension and authenticity." Michael ConnellyThe first novel in the popular, award-winning, and critically-acclaimed John Jordan mystery series.˃˃˃ POWER IN THE BLOOD a John Jordan novel from award-winning and bestselling author Michael ListerWitness the series Florida Weekly calls “a treasure of contemporary literature–suspenseful, provocative, and unsettling,” and bestselling author Julia Spencer-Fleming says is “one of the most ambitious and unusual crime fiction series going. See what crime fiction is capable of.”In POWER IN THE BLOOD, ex-cop John Jordan, now a prison chaplain in the Florida Panhandle, witnesses the bloody death of Potter Correctional Institution inmate Ike Johnson. But what exactly did he witness
Murder, accident, or suicide
Jordan discovers that in the closed society of captives and captors no act goes unseen, and no one takes kindly to a cop in a collar. He soon finds his reputation, his career, and even his life are at stake."Another great ride with a very assured driver behind the wheel." Michael ConnellyOffering up both the sacred as well as the profane, POWER IN THE BLOOD is a thoughtful thriller and a suspenseful mystery you won’t want to miss!"Eerie, cinematic, finely-wrought, unflinching, suspenseful, complex, and original, POWER IN THE BLOOD is a page-turner with a soul." Lisa UngerIf you love exciting, gritty, thoughtful mysteries, don't miss Michael Lister's POWER IN THE BLOOD.˃˃˃ The John Jordan series in order: 1) POWER IN THE BLOOD, 2) BLOOD OF THE LAMB, 3) FLESH AND BLOOD, 4) THE BODY AND THE BLOOD, 5) BLOOD SACRIFICE, 6) RIVERS TO BLOOD, 7) INNOCENT BLOOD, 8) BLOOD MONEY, 9) BLOOD MOON, 10) BLOOD CRIES, 11) BLOOD OATH.Don’t miss a single second of this brilliant, breathtaking series.
- Brandi Robinson
Power in the blood Great read!
- Moshe Schwartz
- ,Henry sanchez
Revised- Power in the Blood 369 pages in the original. 139 pages in the revised (butchered) version. So dissatisfying. Shameful.
- Martha Lounsbury
Power in the Blood Good,good book.
- debbie mcnally
A good book. Well written
- Darryl Perry
Riveting from beginning to end.
- Gil Martinez
Power in the blood Ok, fragmented. Too Many characters.
- Manimohan Manickam
Good read Well plotted, dark, fast paced. The mystery deepens in twists and turns until the denouement. Good read.
- Michael Bowman
Looking forward to next book Story line was good, had you thinking about one t killer but never gave you a clue to the real killer to the very end.
Critical Perspectives on Counter-terrorism
This volume examines the rationale effectiveness and consequences of counter terrorism practices from a range of perspectives and cases The book critically interrogates contemporary counter terrorism powers from military campaigns and repression through to the prosecution of terrorist suspects counter terrorism policing counter radicalisation programmes and the proscription of terrorist organisations Drawing on a range of timely and important case studies from around the world including the UK Sri Lanka Spain Canada Australia and the USA its chapters explore the impacts of counter terrorism on individuals communities and political processes The book focuses on three questions of vital importance to any assessment of counter terrorism First what do counter terrorism strategies seek to achieve Second what are the consequences of different counter terrorism campaigns and how are these measured And third how and why do changes to counter terrorism occur This volume will be of much interest to students of counter terrorism critical terrorism studies criminology security studies and IR in general
Signs in the Blood
Elizabeth Goodweather and her husband built a rewarding life in the hills and hollows of their adopted Appalachian home But now Elizabeth is alone her husband tragically killed her children grown the land around her filled with customs and beliefs she cannot share It s still a good life tending the small herb and flower business but Elizabeth s fragile peace is about to be shattered Cletus Gentry vanished while hunting ginseng in the hills and his mother is sure the childlike man was murdered As Elizabeth retraces Cletus s last wanderings she will discover that a killer has been waiting all the while in the coves and hollows near her farm for her to see the light and then come willingly to her own death From the Paperback edition
Nicholas Palihnic is a natty tweed suited hustler who knows every nook and cranny of New York and a thousand ways to break a girl s heart Beatrice Belarus is a Manhattan art dealer with an insatiable appetite for money and for anyone who gets in her way And a painting titled Trampoline Nude 1972 has neither nudity nor a trampoline But when Nicholas is hired by an insurance company to find the recently stolen painting a murdered art thief points him to a trove of gold buried beneath Manhattan and suddenly all roads are leading back to Beatrice As fortune hunters lovers and other strangers gather around him there s one thing Nicholas must remember above all else in this business it s better to be crooked than dead From the Paperback edition
Chasing Cezanne: A Novel
Hanky panky on the international art scene is the source of the hilarity and fizz in Peter Mayle s new novel He flies us back to the south of France a region some readers of his irresistible best sellers believe him to have invented on a wild chase through galleries homes of prominent collectors and wickedly delectable restaurants There are stopovers in the Bahamas and England and in New York where that glossiest of magazines Decorating Quarterly reflects the cutting edge trendiness of its editor Camilla Jameson Porter Camilla has recently broken new ground in the world of power lunches by booking two tables on the same day and shuttling between them at the city s trendiest restaurant It is Camilla who has sent our hero Andre Kelly to Cap Ferrat to take glamorous photo graphs of the houses and treasures of the rich famous and fatuous He happens to have his camera at the ready when he spots a Cézanne being loaded onto a plumber s truck near the home of an absent collector Odd thinks Andre And in no time he s on the trail of a state of the art art scam chasing Cézanne It s a joy to follow him and the crowds intent on speeding or foiling his quest including a beautiful agent a super savvy art dealer attracted to the finer things in life especially if they promise the payoff of a lifetime an awesome Dutch forger some outstandingly greedy New York sophisticates and invisible in the background the parade of remarkable chefs whose mouthwatering culinary masterpieces periodically soothe the hero and tantalize the reader of Chasing Cézanne