Michael Schein

Michael Schein of Seattle is a published poet, story writer, and practicing trial attorney. From 1988–2003 Michael taught American Legal History, which led him to a fascinating high society murder trial defended by John Marshall and Patrick Henry. The result is the historical courtroom mystery, Just Deceits. Michael is also Artistic Director of the annual LitFuse poetry workshop, and his poetry has received honors, including two Pushcart Prize nominations. To learn more or to contact Michael, please visit www.michaelschein.com.

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Books by Michael Schein

Just Deceits: A Historical Courtroom Mystery

Author: Michael Schein
Published: September 15, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-934733-21-9
Pages: 328
Size: 6" x 9"
Type: Paperback, eBook
Price: $17.95
Categories: Mystery Fiction: Historical

"Michael Schein's excellent debut novel, Just Deceits, is the perfect book for lovers of courtroom thrillers, historical fiction, mysteries, or anyone looking for an exciting page-turner that also stimulates the mind. Schein's writing is crisp, the characters are vivid and engaging, and there are many unexpected twists on the way to a stunning ending. I couldn't put it down!" Robert Dugoni,New York Times bestselling author of The Jury Master, Damage…Read More

Bones Beneath Our Feet

Author: Michael Schein
Published: July 1, 2011
ISBN: 978-1-934733-65-3
Size: 6" x 9"
Type: Paperback, e-Book
Price: $16.95
Categories: Fiction: Historical Fiction

ALONG BEAUTIFUL PUGET SOUND, THERE ARE BONES BENEATH OUR FEET ... BONES BENEATH OUR FEET is the moving historical epic of the conquest of Puget Sound by the "Boston" tribe. This is lyrical fiction deeply rooted in the people and events that made our history. BONES BENEATH OUR FEET resonates with political intrigue, tenderness and betrayal, misunderstanding and fear, greed and sacrifice--all the richness and grit of life. The gravestone…Read More

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John Surratt: The Lincoln Assassin Who Got Away

Author: Michael Schein
Published: August 19, 2015
ISBN: 978-1-934733-95-0
Pages: 382
Size: 6" x 9"
Type: Paperback, eBook
Price: $18.95
Categories: History: United States History: Military Biography

This groundbreaking book gives us a whole new perspective on one of the seminal events of American history. Surratt was Booth's closest associate during the four months leading up to the assassination, and he was a known member of the Confederate Secret Service with ties to the highest levels of Confederate Government. If there is a missing link between Jefferson Davis and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, his name is…Read More

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