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Mark Richard Zubro

Mark Richard Zubro

Mark Richard Zubro is the Lambda Literary Award winning author of two gay mystery series - the Tom & Scott series featuring high school teacher Tom Mason and his lover professional baseball player Scott Carpenter, and the Paul Turner series, featuring gay Chicago Police Detective Paul Turner. He is a high-school teacher, and president of the teacher's union, in the Chicago suburb of Mokena, Illinois.

Foolproof

Foolproof

Barbara D'Amato, Jeanne M. Dams, and Mark Richard Zubro
Tor/Forge
Forge Books

The morning of 9/11 Brenda Grant and Daniel Henderson met for coffee before going to their software firm in the World Trade Center. That casual act saved them from the Twin Towers' collapse, even...

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Sorry Now?

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

While in Chicago, right-wing televangelist Bruce Mucklewrath is attacked and his daughter killed. Sensing a potential time bomb, and with Mucklewrath creating great pressure, the police brass assign...

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The Truth Can Get You Killed

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
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...

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Hook, Line, and Homicide

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Since when are vacations ever relaxing? All Chicago police Detective Paul Turner is hoping for on his annual retreat from the city and his job is a little peace and quiet. This time he's headed to...

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Everyone's Dead But Us

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Tom Mason, former Chicago area high school teacher, recently made a public splash by marrying his long-term lover, former professional baseball player Scott Carpenter. After the hoopla surrounding...

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Nerds Who Kill

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

The latest in Zubro's series featuring Paul Turner, a gay Chicago Police Detective with two teenage sons and a propensity for high profile murder cases.

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File Under Dead

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

After years of avoiding volunteer organizations, Chicago high school teacher Tom Mason is finally guilted into volunteering a few hours a week at a local gay services clinic. Since he finds the bitter...

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A Simple Suburban Murder

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Simple Suburban Murder is the book that started it all--the debut novel of Lambda Literary Award winner Mark Richard Zubro.

When a gay high school teacher starts investigating a colleague's...

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Dead Egotistical Morons

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Press

Boys4U is the world's most popular singing group - at least among teenaged girls - and they have closed out their sold-out world tour with a series of shows in Chicago's brand new arena. The premier...

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Here Comes the Corpse

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Chicago area high school teacher Tom Mason and his lover, professional baseball player Scott Carpenter have had a taxing year. After publicly coming out, Scott and Tom have had to deal with a firestorm...

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Sex and Murder.com

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Stonewall Inn Mysteries

Craig Lenzati, the rich and powerful CEO of Chicago's answer to Microsoft, is found brutally murdered with stab wounds all over his body. The murder is reported anonymously, and a quick and quiet...

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One Dead Drag Queen

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

A series of three bombs destroy a local health clinic, killing many and injuring many others including high school teacher and clinic volunteer Tom Mason. While Tom is hospitalized, his lover, professional...

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Drop Dead

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

When male supermodel Cullom Furyk plummets to his death from the top of a major downtown hotel, gay Chicago Police Detective Paul Turner and his partner, Detective Buck Fenwick, are called to find...

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Are You Nuts?

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
Stonewall Inn Mysteries

After a difficult summer, the last thing that gay high school teacher Tom Mason needs in the new school year is turmoil. But a conservative parents' group, "worried" about gay teachers corrupting...

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Rust On The Razor

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Scott Carpenter, Chicago baseball player, and his lover, Tom Mason rush to rural Georgia to be by the side of Scott's father, who has just been stricken by a heart attack. Once there, they discover...

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Another Dead Teenager

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

When two suburban high-school students are found murdered--both boys who were well respected and liked, with solid family lives and no apparent enemies--Detected Paul Turner is assigned the case....

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An Echo of Death

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Tom Mason and his lover, professional baseball player Scott Carpenter, go on the run when they find an ex-teammate and friend of Scott's murdered in their apartment. With the killers now on their...

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Political Poison

Paul Turner Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Paul Turner is not your typical middle-aged cop. A widower, he lives with his two teenaged sons, and he is gay. He is also trusted by the brass to handle sensitive cases, so when a Chicago alderman...

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The Principal Cause of Death

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

The Principal Cause of Death is the next entry in Mark Richard Zubro's Tom and Scott series. When gay high School teacher Tom Mason is accused of murdering the school principal, Tom and his...

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The Only Good Priest

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

Father Sebastian, the only good priest everybody knows, is dead. Pastor of a parish outside Chicago, Father Sebastian was also involved in the gay community through his work with Faith, the gay Catholic...

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Why Isn't Becky Twitchell Dead?

Tom & Scott Mysteries

Mark Richard Zubro
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

One would think teaching would be a quiet profession. But not in Chicago, thinks high school teacher Tom Mason when he hears that one of his students has been accused of killing his girlfriend. As...

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