Published February 18, 2001
by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||160|
Half-Comanche Muskrat Hill marshal Asa Jenkins, feeling out past his depth, naturally turns to Kit’s father for help. Pope Robertson was a famous Texas Ranger before he retired and opened a grocery store, and Jenkins thinks that underneath all that white hair, Robertson’s still got the brains and the tenacity to find the : Easy Jackson. (shelved 1 time as small-town-murder-mysteries) avg rating — 17, ratings — published Easy Jackson. Western Writer. MUSKRAT HILL - A Five Star Frontier Mystery. Two little boys learn compassion, tolerance, and bravery when they join an old Texas Ranger and a half Comanche marshal on a hunt for a vicious killer. “Texas writer Easy Jackson is a natural storyteller!”. The murder of an 18 year old babysitter has long been one of Nashville's most disturbing cases. "A Murder in Music City" is a new book about the murder that uncovers new evidence and claims.
Michael Bishop came to my library and did a presentation about his book, A Murder in Music City. He was very passionate about this story of a wrong man convicted and his efforts to exonerate him. Ive lived in the Nashville area most of my life and had no idea that at one time Nashville was considered one of the most corrupt cities in the nation/5. "In the end, the surprisingly intricate murder plot feels grafted onto the heartfelt evocation of the Texas town." A mysterious woman's request for an interview sends a country musician down a long road of reminiscences to the hometown nearly torn apart by a murderer during his boyhood. As they race back to town, they meet Asa Jenkins, the town's half-white, half-Comanche, marshal. Asa begs Kit's father, a former ranger, to help him solve the murder. Resentful that his father is so old, Kit nonetheless assists Pope and Asa as they struggle to uncover a killer who strikes again and again. A Murder in Music City is a fascinating and gripping tale of high passion and dark deeds, a forgotten chapter of Nashville’s history, a quest for justice, and a personal memoir of one man’s.
Reading Group Guide. The Innocent Man unfolds with the taut suspense, intriguing characters, and vivid scenes that have made John Grisham one of the most widely read novelists in America. But this time, he’s reporting on actual events–and a courtroom drama that results in a real-life nightmare for all the wrong people/5(). Near the turn of the twentieth century, two young boys, Kit Robertson and his friend Whitey from the little Texas town of Muskrat Hill, stumble upon the mutilated body of a young woman. The boys rush to town to alert the town Marshal, a half-breed Comanche by the name of Asa Jenkins, who enlists the help of “Pop” Robertson, Kit’s father. Murder City is a British crime drama series produced by Granada Television, first broadcast on 18 March on ITV, that focuses on two mismatched detectives – DI Susan Alembic (Amanda Donohoe) and DS Luke Stone (Kris Marshall) – who scour London solving complex cases. The first series consisted of six episodes. A second and final series of four episodes was subsequently commissioned No. of episodes: 10 (list of episodes). Set on the Oregon High Desert in , life in the small town of Barnesville has been easy-going for Matthew until a star-crossed teen-age couple disappears. Harkness is the keeper of secrets in his little town and to solve the crime, he must decide which secrets to expose. One secret involves Judge Barnes, the county’s most powerful man.