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The Truth Can Get You Killed

The Truth Can Get You Killed

A Paul Turner Mystery

Paul Turner Mysteries (Volume 4)

Mark Richard Zubro

Minotaur Books




The last thing that Chicago Police Detective Paul Turner wants to do on New Year's Day is investigate a murder. But when the body is that of a conservative, homophobic judge and it is found outside a popular gay nightclub, the task takes on a new urgency for him. Now Turner must unravel the threads connecting the unlikely victim to his unsuspected murder scene-and look for answers in the most unusual places.

Mark Richard Zubro's The Truth Can Get You Killed is full of non-stop action and the author's signature humor--another stellar mystery for Detective Paul Turner!


The Truth Can Get You Killed

Dancing on top of the bar, the nearly naked man smiled and winked at Paul Turner. The Chicago police detective gave him an indifferent nod. Brushing past Turner, a heavy-set gentleman in his...


Praise for The Truth Can Get You Killed

“Pace and flawless structure continue to be signatures of this author's cagey works.” —Buffalo News on The Truth Can Get You Killed

“The nonstop action and complex plot makes this the year's best gay mystery.” —Booklist on The Truth Can Get You Killed

“Besides creating captivating police work and strong storytelling elements, Zubro possesses an ability to write about details like few authors I've encountered. Another Dead Teenager is a fine way to spend a night inside with a good book.” —Lavender Lifestyles

“A breathless, headlong hurtle through a complex maze of danger and deceit. Like a master magician, the author never allows the reader an instant for reflection, providing instead constant and entertaining diversions. A stellar accomplishment.” —The Clarion-Ledger on An Echo of Death

“Zubro's greatest gift to the reader is the fluidity of pace and his flawless structure, which never loses balance. He also sprinkles the ride with lots of wit and self-deprecating camp humor...Rust on the Razor delivers a truly enjoyable read.” —Lambda Book Report

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About the author

Mark Richard Zubro

Mark Richard Zubro is the author of twelve previous mysteries, including Are You Nuts? and A Simple Suburban Murder. He is a high school teacher and lives in Mokena, Illinois.

Mark Richard Zubro

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Minotaur Books

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