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.
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- Jo W
Good read once you get into this book. Took me a couple of chapters .
- 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.
Blood Cries: a John Jordan Mystery #10
A young John Jordan continues his investigation into the Atlanta Child Murders interviews Wayne Williams investigates the disappearance of Cedric Porter and uncovers a series of murders with devastating consequences Go back to the very beginning with one of crime fiction s most fascinating and unique detectives BLOOD CRIES the sequel to INNOCENT BLOOD BLOOD CRIES is the 10th in the popular award winning and critically acclaimed John Jordan mystery series and the 2nd in the Atlanta Years series Blood Cries Lister s excellent sequel to 2015 s Innocent Blood the 10th entry in his John Jordan series couples a crafty whodunit with a thoughtful look at his lead s inner life Publisher s Weekly Starred reviewEvery great character has a past Few are as entertaining as thrilling or as tragic as that of ex cop turned prison chaplain John Jordan When he was twelve years old he came face to face with the man who would be convicted of the Atlanta Child Murders Six years later John returned to Atlanta determined to discover who was truly responsible for all the slaughtered innocents Experience the events that shaped one of the most unique characters in all of crime fiction Accompany John during his first spiritual awakenings his first battles with alcoholism his first forays and fallings into love and his first murder investigations Get answers and gain insight into the investigator the minister the man See how John Jordan took his first faltering steps toward becoming the man he is today Every great character has a past but it s not often you re allowed to witness it the way you will John Jordan s in the portrait of a detective as a young man that is BLOOD CRIES Michael Lister is a giant talent with a unique vision His landmark John Jordan Mystery series is a treasure of contemporary literature Florida WeeklyPublisher s Weekly Starred Review Lister gives fair clues for the surprise solution thus combining a compelling account of his hero s spiritual struggle with a top notch whodunit Another great ride with a very assured driver behind the wheel Michael Connelly
Blood Work: a John Jordan Mystery Book 12
A haunting unsolved murder A father seeking redemption A son committed to helping him get it Did America s most notorious serial killer Ted Bundy kill Janet Leigh Lester That s the conclusion Jack Jordan John s father reached back when he first investigated the case but now he s not so sure On the same weekend Janet was crowned Miss Valentine at the pageant and Queen at the Sweethearts dance she disappeared her car found in an empty field its interior covered in blood The case known as the Broken Heart Murder is decades cold now but a new clock is ticking and John Jordan has one last chance to help his father get it right With no jurisdiction and no support and no real hope of solving such an old cold case John Jordan is not taking no for an answer Once and for all and before it s too late John Jordan is going to find out who s responsible for the Broken Heart Murder and bring justice to Janet redemption to his dad and peace to all those still living under a cloud of suspicion and a shroud of sadness Poignant Touching Tragic Cathartic Blood Work is much more than a baffling mystery it s the story of a father and a son and the broken people they re trying to help mend
Blood Shot: a John Jordan Mystery Book 15
From New York Times Bestselling and award winning author Michael Lister The thrilling sequel to both DOUBLE EXPOSURE and BLOOD BETRAYAL In the swamps of northwest Florida Remington James camera captured the best of nature and the worst of humanity and it cost him his life Three years later his widow turns to the one man who can answer her questions and solve the mysteries John Jordan Corrupt cops drug dealers and killers await him Can he solve Remington s murder without becoming a victim himself
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