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Thompson, Maxine E.

Overview
Works: 11 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 831 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Urban fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Domestic fiction  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3570.H6425, 813.54
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Publications about Maxine E Thompson
Publications by Maxine E Thompson
Most widely held works by Maxine E Thompson
L.A. blues by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Getting her life back together after being fired from the police force, Zipporah "Z" Saldana, sober for two years, opens up her own private investigation firm and finds herself in deep trouble when she looks into the murder of her former foster mother's grandson, a high school basketball star
L.A. blues II : slipping into darkness by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Dedicated to remaining sober, P.I. "Z" Saldano finds her new romance with Detective Romero Hernandex threatened by the kidnapping of her oldest brother, Mayhem, whose involvement with the Crips is linked to her boyfriend's family
Hostage of lies by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
"Titi has returned home for her father's seventy-fifth birthday celebration, but she's not there with well wishes for the man who sent her away many years ago. She's come looking for answers--about the child she was forced to give up for adoption and about her family's secretive history."--P. [4] of cover
Never knew love like this before by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
L.A. blues III : five smooth stones by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
aAfter freeing her gang-banging brother Mayhem from a hostage situation in Brazil, Zipporah "Z "Saldano returns home with her world turned totally upside down. Romero, the love of her life, was murdered in the shootout that finally freed Mayhem from his kidnappers, and two weeks after his funeral Z discovers she's pregnant. She would love to have something left of Romero to hold on to the memory of their love, but she's not sure if she's carrying his child. During the rescue attempt in Rio, she was tied up, drugged, and possibly raped, so she has no way of knowing if the child might be her attacker's. Z is contemplating abortion, until a medical emergency makes her realize how much she wants this child. Z settles in to the idea of carrying this baby to full term, and life goes back to some semblance of normal. Z's reality show, "Women in Business, "takes off, which helps Z with her mourning process. She also manages to track down her long lost younger siblings, and then she is reunited with her mother, Venita. For a while, Z feels whole. She's beginning to look forward to motherhood. But just when Z enters the last trimester of her pregnancy, the Brazilian Cartel locates her. Z learns through the FBI that the Executioner has been sent to kill her, so she goes into hiding in a cabin in the mountains. When the Executioner discovers her hiding place, Z will have to match wits with this professional hit man. Will Z and her child survive?
The ebony tree by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
All in the family by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
In this anthology, women learn who they are and what theyre made of as they try to live with the past, look to the future, and find the love they long for
No pockets in a shroud by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Saturday morning : anthology ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A place called home : short story collection by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The "hush hush" secrets to writing fiction that sells by Maxine E Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Thompson, Maxine E.
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English (20)
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