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Stains on the Gavel.

Stains on the Gavel

Charles W. Massie

Outskirts Press, Inc.

10940 South Parker Road, #515, Parker, CO 80134

c/o News & Experts (publicity)

9781432799144, $19.95, 316pp,

Synopsis: In July of 2009, in southern Kentucky where the rules are sometimes made up on the fly, 60 year old Mark Casey has been arrested for crimes he did not commit. Now the battle begins between Mark and the good ol' boys of Kentucky. This particular case is a big deal for a little rural town where nothing much ever happens. The prosecution has virtually no evidence against Mark and the case is built on speculation. It's looking like an acquittal is the logical outcome. But in southern Kentucky, money always carries a lot of weight. Mark is about to find that even in the Bible-belt, not everybody lives by 'The Golden Rule'.

The sequel to "A Kentucky True Crime", "Stains on the Gavel" is the second novel of author Charles W. Massie's 'Blue Grass' series and continues to document Massie as an extraordinarily talented novelist. Very highly entertaining, and can be read as a 'stand alone' work, but one which will send avid readers in search of the first in this outstanding series, "Stains on the Gavel is recommended for personal reading lists and community library Contemporary Fiction collections alike. It should be noted that "Stains on the Gavel" is also available in a Kindle edition ($8.99).

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Title Annotation:The Mystery/Suspense Shelf
Publication:Small Press Bookwatch
Article Type:Book review
Date:Jul 1, 2014
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