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R. Barri Flowers's Books

Count Dracula's Teenage Daughter: A Transylvanica High Novel
Dec.17.2012
  From R. Barri Flowers, bestselling author of teen novels, GHOST GIRL IN SHADOW BAY and DANGER IN TIME, comes COUNT DRACULA'S TEENAGE DAUGHTER, a delightful young adult vampire tale with a nice blend between typical teen life and vampire mythology. Kula Lockhart learns at age sixteen that she is the half-human daughter of the powerful Count Dracula. As she comes to grips with...
The Dynamics of Murder: Kill or Be Killed
Nov.27.2012
  The Dynamics of Murder: Kill or Be Killed, is a criminology text and true crime book by bestselling crime writer R. Barri Flowers.   According to Harold Schechter, Professor of American Literature and Culture and bestselling author, The Dynamics of Murder is "an indispensable sourcebook for anyone interested in American homicide, from law-enforcement professionals to...
MASTERS OF TRUE CRIME: Chilling Stories of Murder and the Macabre
Jul.25.2012
  MASTERS OF TRUE CRIME: Chilling Stories of Murder and the Macabre, is a true crime anthology edited by bestselling crime writer R. Barri Flowers, featuring seventeen gripping true stories by all stars of the genre, such as Harold Schechter, Katherine Ramsland, Burl Barer, Carol Ann Davis, Robert Scott, Cathy Scott, Amanda Lamb, and Camille Kimball among others.   A must...
Love Aboard the Titanic/Billy the Kid's Wife (Timeless Romance Shorts)
Jan.08.2012
LOVE ABOARD THE TITANIC & BILLY THE KID'S WIFE (Timeless Romance Shorts) are two heartwarming love stories that transcend time and place by bestselling novelist R. Barri Flowers. "Love Aboard the Titanic" is a 5,000-word tale about an ill-fated historical romance aboard the Titanic. After spending a year studying at Oxford, an American female boards the luxury liner for passage...
MASS MURDER IN THE SKY: The Bombing of Flight 629
Nov.22.2011
MASS MURDER IN THE SKY: The Bombing of Flight 629 is a 7,063 word historical true crime piece from bestselling author R. Barri Flowers, about mass killer, Jack Gilbert Graham. It tells the shocking story of hatred, revenge, mass murder, terrorism, and a bizarre dynamite bomb Christmas gift that brought a plane down in the Colorado sky more than half a century ago, killing all forty...
KILLER IN THE WOODS
Oct.16.2011
In the town of Bluffs Bay, Washington, a serial killer dubbed by the press as “The Woods Strangler” is killing beautiful women in the affluent neighborhood of The Woods. In an effort to bring the community together to fight this terror, Selene Herrera, director of a local battered women’s shelter, helps establish a neighborhood crime watch group. She is newly married to her second...
DEAD IN THE ROSE CITY
Sep.30.2011
A cross between Body Heat, Mike Hammer, and Shaft, DEAD IN THE ROSE CITY is a taut, hard-boiled detective novel where nothing is quite what it seems. Dean Jeremy Drake, nicknamed D.J., is a Jamaican-Italian private investigator and ex-homicide detective for the Portland Police Bureau. He is six-five, hip, tough, armed with a .40 caliber Glock, and courts danger and romance...
THE HITMAN'S WOMAN
Sep.05.2011
Beverly Holland lives it up with her older businessman beau, Eric Fox. He gives her everything she craves—except satisfaction between the sheets. Frustrated, she picks up sexy stranger Dante at a hotel bar, who shows her what she’s been missing! But he’s also about to shake up her life. Beverly has no idea that Eric is really a hitman or that Dante has a vendetta: Eric killed his...
MURDER IN MAUI: A Leila Kahana Mystery
Aug.24.2011
MURDER IN MAUI: A Leila Kahana Mystery is a tropical police procedural and medical mystery eBook. Maui County homicide detective and composite sketch artist Leila Kahana is the protagonist. A Hawaiian native, Leila follows in the footsteps of her grandfather who was the County of Maui police chief. She is tough, smart, sexy, and outspoken. Leila’s partner is Detective Sergeant...
DARK STREETS OF WHITECHAPEL (A Jack the Ripper Mystery)
Aug.15.2011
In 1888 in New York City, the search for a killer of prostitutes comes to an end with the capture of Doctor Jack Lewiston, a respected surgeon and madman. But before he can go to trial, Jack escapes from custody and flees the country to London, England.   Brought out of retirement to track him down is ex-NYC homicide detective-criminologist, Henry Marboro. In charge of the...
GHOST GIRL IN SHADOW BAY (A Young Adult Haunted House Mystery)
Aug.08.2011
Three years after her father was killed, sixteen-year-old Peyton Delaney, her mother, Melody, and new stepfather, Vance McIntyre, relocate to Shadow Bay, Minnesota and move into an old Victorian. They are unaware of the house's dark history--fifty years ago, a jealous husband snapped, murdering his wife, her lover, and sixteen-year-old daughter before killing himself. But when...
THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS: The True Story of Serial Killers Gerald and Charlene Gallego
May.19.2011
  A marriage made in hell... Barely five feet tall, sweet and innocent looking, Charlene Gallego used all of her charms to beguile pretty teenage girls and young women into the back of a van, where her lethal husband, Gerald, lay waiting. A killer couple bound together by secrets, lies, and sex slave fantasies... Married multiple times and still in his early thirties, Gerald...
PROSTITUTION IN THE DIGITAL AGE: Selling Sex From the Suite to the Street
Apr.07.2011
For those without direct experience with the seamy, real-life world of prostitution, it can be easy to accept the glamorized depictions of the sex-for-sale industry as it is often portrayed in fiction and Hollywood or sensationalized in the media. In reality, the business of sexual exploitation such as prostitution, sex trafficking, pornography, and sex tourism is far from...
Ameerican Crime Writers League: MURDER PAST, MURDER PRESENT
Sep.15.2009
A mystery and suspense anthology of twenty-two thrilling stories by award-winning, bestselling members of the American Crime Writers League. Includes the following contributors: Introduction by Jan Burke"Murder Past, Murder Present" by R. Barri Flowers"For the Love of the Grape" by Kris Neri"A Jury of His Peers" by Jay Brandon"Dead on the 4th of...
FEMALE CRME, CRIMINALS AND CELLMATES
Apr.01.2009
In the United States female crime has grown at a faster rate than male crime over the past couple of decades. Despite this, only limited research has been done by criminologists, psychologists and sociologists on this growing problem. This study examines female criminals; who they are, where they come from, what crimes they commit, why they commit criminal and delinquent acts, and...