Without Fear or Favor
SKU: 9781476793221

“Energetic…Tanenbaum, himself a lawyer, writes with brio and brings the final, decisive courtroom scenes to satisfying life” -- Publishers Weekly

In the twenty-ninth novel in the New York Times bestselling Karp-Ciampi series featuring “the best fictional prosecuting attorney in literature” (Mark Lane, #1 New York Times bestselling author), Butch Karp and his wife Marlene Ciampi must stop a radical organization of armed militants bent on the cold-blooded murder of uniformed on-duty police officers.

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SKU: 9781476793245

When a former Army veteran suddenly murders a colonel in New York, he claims that he had to do it because he was being used in mind control experiments. Surprisingly, a top Wall Street criminal defense lawyer, one with ties to the White House, decides to defend the killer, arguing that his client suffered from post-traumatic stress from his tours in Afghanistan and that it’s his patriotic duty to assist him.
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SKU: 9781476793184

“Tightly written and plotted” – Booklist

“This story has a lot to like…Karp is rock-solid as both prosecutor and as person…The pace is fast, the courtroom scenes make you feel like you’re there, and the ending satisfies…This is an enjoyable tale of good vs. evil and the importance of knowing who you are.” – Kirkus Reviews

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Fatal Conceit
SKU: 9781451635584

"Those outraged by how the government handled the 2012 debacle in Benghazi will find a lot to like.” -- Publishers Weekly
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Echoes of My Soul
SKU: 9780786034932

“The most powerful story of American justice in our time… Robert Tanenbaum knows this territory better than anyone, and tells a riveting tale of the man who is his hero, and one for all seasons.” — Linda Fairstein, New York Times bestselling author

“Because Echoes of My Soul captures so authentically well, in a microcosm, the entire criminal justice system in America, it is a strong candidate to become a true crime classic.”—Vincent Bugliosi, New York Times bestselling author of Helter Skelter.
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SKU: 9781451635560

Exhilarating and action-packed from the very first page, Tragic is the latest Butch Karp thriller “guaranteed to keep fans hanging from a cliff” -- Kirkus Reviews
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Bad Faith
SKU: 9781451635539

A parent’s worst nightmare sets the stage for this exhilarating new thriller in the New York Times bestselling Butch Karp series.
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SKU: 9781439149270

OUTRAGE in the best-selling Butch Carp/Marlene Ciampi series hits a home run.
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Act of Revenge
SKU: 9780062068392

"This colorfully written and cleverly plotted novel will be another winner for Tanenbaum" -- Booklist
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SKU: 9781439149249

"A murderous judge and a retired CIA man known as the Fixer also figure in the action. Readers familiar with the ongoing characters will enjoy the book far more than those who are dipping their toes into the Karp pool for the first time" -- Publishers Weekly
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SKU: 9781439149225

“Tanenbaum’s many fans are sure to be satisfied” — Publishers Weekly
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SKU: 9781416546795

"Lawyer and law professor Tanenbaum brings back his husband-and-wife team of chief ADA Butch Karp and former gunslinger Marlene Ciampi to fight corruption while bringing up their “mutant offspring” in the whirlwind of IPO-era New York City. Opening with two shooting cases Karp suspects are being rammed through “the system” for purposes of political expediency (it being an election year for the DA), the bedraggled-but-upstanding Karp finds himself in a dire situation involving allegations of racism, police conspiracy and potentially misguided use of the newly reinstated death penalty" -- Publishers Weekly
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SKU: 9781416505433

“In Malice, a unique cadre of crime fighters confronts its greatest battle yet — to protect the streets of New York City from an international nightmare. Tanenbaum pens an extraordinary tale of crime, terror, and betrayal that illuminates the dark threats we face today while reminding us that American justice, fortified by brave men and women, can still protect all we hold dear.” — Catherine Crier, bestselling author of A Deadly Game.
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SKU: 9781416505396

“An exhilarating thriller…. A riveting ride.”  — Linda Fairstein
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SKU: 9780743452915

“Sometimes fiction is more honest than ‘fact.’ In this nonstop thriller, Tanenbaum tells some very harsh truths about the politics of crime fighting while confronting new terrors the nation must face.”   –Catherine Crier, former judge, “Court TV” host, and author of A Deadly Game.
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SKU: 9780743452892

“Relentlessly builds suspense…cleverly planned to the last detail.”  –  Booklist

“One of the most authentic voices in American crime fiction, Tanenbaum takes us on another turbocharged ride down mean streets, with characters we’ve come to love. Hoax is a brilliantly plotted thriller with enough twists and turns to live up to its name and enough heart-stopping action to keep you turning pages through the night.” — Linda Fairstein, author of Final Jeopardy, Likely to Die, and The Kill.
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SKU: 9780743452878

"Tanenbaum’s plotting is confident and his pacing assured–he’s a master of the legal thriller, as good if not better than Grisham and his peers, and he works from an insider’s knowledge of Manhattan’s criminal justice milieu. But what makes this series remarkable is the author’s ability to keep his characters fresh and interesting by putting them in circumstances that reveal more of their emotional, spiritual and marital dimensions with every new adventure. Resolved is a terrific read" – Jane Adams
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Absolute Rage
SKU: 9780743403450

"Marlene (never a model of sanity) is, per usual, talking to her dogs, but now they're talking back to her. The author (who seems to greatly enjoy his book-length ruminations on the dynamics of long-lived marriage) has pulled off a coup: fans of the series will breathlessly await his next book, just to see if the Karp family can actually stand itself any more" -- Publishers Weekly
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Enemy Within
SKU: 9780743403436

"Fans of Tanenbaum’s characters, sharp dialogue and grasp of the intricacies of New York’s legal system will not be disappointed" -- Publishers Weekly

“Tanenbaum knows how to plot and pace, he writes dialogue that snaps, creates stories that need to be told.” – Jonathan Kellerman
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The Piano Teacher
SKU: 9780743432993

"In 1974, Charles Yukl, a New York City clerk who dabbled in music and photography, murdered a female acquaintance in his apartment.  Yukl was on parole, having been convicted of a similar killing in 1966.  Tanenbaum, who coauthored Badge of the Assassin, was Yukl’s prosecutor… It will interest true crime buffs" Library Journey
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True Justice
SKU: 9780743405904

”Karp and Ciampi are smart, honest, and aggressive.” -- Los Angeles Times Book Review

This is vintage Tanenbaum.  Each of the deftly drawn characters wrestles with the moral dilemmas raised by the intertwined plots in a believable way, and readers will close True Justice‘s final page satisfied they’ve wrestled with those dilemmas a bit themselves.
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Reckless Endangerment
SKU: 9781453210307

A Jewish couple is assaulted and left for dead behind the counter of their deli, and anti-Israel graffiti is scrawled in Arabic above their bodies. Evidence points to a few clueless teens, but this seemingly open-and-shut case soon threatens to become a dangerous and divisive media circus.
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Irresistible Impulse
SKU: 9781453210260

Back as head of the district attorney’s homicide bureau, Butch Karp comes up against one of his most bizarre cases yet. A series of racially motivated murders in Harlem prove to be the work of a wealthy suburbanite out to relive a twisted episode from his childhood.
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Falsely Accused
SKU: 9781453210222

This time, famed prosecutor Butch Karp is on the side of the unjustly accused plaintiff when the Chief Medical Examiner of New York City is fired and accused of gross incompetence. Karp may be in private practice now, but he still knows the ins and outs of the New York City brass, and his investigation into the wrongful termination soon reveals rot that goes all the way to City Hall.
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Justice Denied
SKU: 9781453210147

A Turkish diplomat in New York City is gunned down in broad daylight, and all signs point to an ancient blood feud. The suspected gunman is Armenian. His alleged motive: to avenge the Turkish slaughter of Armenians generations before. But prosecutor Butch Karp has never accepted the easy answer, and he soon realizes the facts of this murder are more complicated than they seem.
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Corruption of Blood
SKU: 9781453210185

In a forgotten corner of the Georgetown library, New York prosecutor Butch Karp is about to commit a felony. He cracks the seal on a government file, in which he finds papers, a ledger, a reel of film, and a small jar that holds a chunk of human flesh. Just by looking at this material, he has broken the law. It’s the evidence he needs to prove the true identity of the man who killed Kennedy, and now that he has it, Karp is the most dangerous man in America.
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Material Witness
SKU: 9781453210109

When he goes undercover to bust mobsters who have infiltrated the sports world, Butch Karp glides effortlessly from the criminal courts he dominates as a prosecutor to the basketball court. Police have found the body of a pro basketball star in a car on the edge of the city, the glove compartment stuffed with cocaine.
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Reversible Error
SKU: 9781453210062

Assistant District Attorney Butch Karp is finally recognized for his heroic service to New York City when a group of politicians back him for the top job as Manhattan’s district attorney. But a series of cases involving vigilante murders begins to reveal the true motives of those civil servants standing by his side.
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Immoral Certainty
SKU: 9781453210024

He is the Bogeyman: a remorseless monster stalking the streets of New York in search of fresh victims—his chosen prey being children. The killings are ghastly enough to shock lawyer Butch Karp, who thought he’d already seen the absolute worst of humanity in his work.
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Depraved Indifference
SKU: 9781453209998

Butch Karp has never shied away from a difficult case, and when Croatian terrorists hijack a plane and kill an NYPD bomb squad cop in a bomb blast, he’s eager to prosecute the high-profile killers. But Karp’s aggression puts him at risk when his investigations uncover messy government secrets.
“An unforgettable novel of crime and punishment in New York City.”  —Publishers Weekly
“A novel full of whirlwind action . . . very good.” —The New York Times Book Review
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The Badge of the Assassin
SKU: 9780451167989

“Excellent, tautly written.” —  Los Angeles Times

“Artfully recreated.”  The Library Journal

“A thriller of a book!”  San Francisco Chronicle

“Engrossing….The incredible story of a hit squad sent to kill cops….The accounts of the two murder trials in New York…and an intervening chase down to a remote farm in Mississippi…are almost as suspenseful as the stalking and capture of the killers.” — The New York Times
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No Lesser Plea
SKU: 9781453209967

In Book One of the bestselling Butch Karp legal thriller series, Karp must stop a murderer who is manipulating the law to escape punishment.
“Tanenbaum has infused this book with a strong collection of characters, a raunchy energy that crackles in the out-of-office lawyer talk, and a basic sense of outrage at a system that is failing miserably.”  —Publishers Weekly
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