William L. Myers Jr.

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William L. Myers, Jr. is the 2017 No. 6 bestselling Kindle author for his debut novel, A Criminal Defense (PART 1 of the Philadelphia Legal series.) Open A Criminal Defense and you’ll find yourself lost in a labyrinth of deceits and hidden agendas, a world where everyone has a secret. You never know what is going to happen next or when the plot is going to take another unexpected turn.
PART 2, An Engineered Injustice, is now available on Amazon. In part 2 of the series, you’ll feel what it’s like to be a young attorney in the trenches, beating the streets, against all odds.
Born in 1958 into a blue-collar family, Mr. Myers inherited a work-ethic that propelled him through college and into the Ivy League at The University of Pennsylvania Scho
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William L. Myers Jr. Hi Stephen-- The reason I use present tense is that I learned as a trial attorney that when you are telling a story in present tense, it draws people…moreHi Stephen-- The reason I use present tense is that I learned as a trial attorney that when you are telling a story in present tense, it draws people in more than past tense. There is a sense that the reader/listener is present as the action is unfolding.

Glad you enjoyed the books! --Bill Myers(less)
William L. Myers Jr. Tracey: Amazon actually pays their authors based on the amount of books that are read though Kindle Unlimited. Actually, Amazon treats its authors…moreTracey: Amazon actually pays their authors based on the amount of books that are read though Kindle Unlimited. Actually, Amazon treats its authors wonderfully.

Everyone on my team at Thomas & Mercer (my publisher) and Amazon are friendly, helpful and great to work with. Thank you for being concerned about authors! --Bill Myers(less)
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A couple hundred years ago, an underdog cluster of colonies took on the most powerful dynasty in the world. Britain had a stronger economy and a squad of accomplished generals leading a seemingly unbeatable army that had, until then, crushed its opponents at will. The contest was so lopsided the bookies were offering up a hundred point spread.
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“They fail not because they’re unable to adapt to society’s mores, but because they adapt too well to the rules of poverty and violence that govern the world in which they’re raised. Lawyers”
William L. Myers Jr., A Criminal Defense

“Her empty bed evokes a hollow ache inside me. I can feel her absence outside myself as well, an unnatural stillness that pervades the air, the walls, the floors—as though the whole house misses her. One”
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“It’s been said of Pennsylvania that it’s made up of Pittsburgh on the west end, Philadelphia on the east, and Alabama in the middle.”
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“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud. Do not complain. Make every effort to change things you do not like. If you cannot make a change, change the way you have been thinking. You might find a new solution.”
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“Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn't carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.”
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“Things usually work out in the end."
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“Any person who wants to govern the world is by definition the wrong person to do it.”
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