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Tony Piazza

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Tony Piazza is a Central Coast mystery writer, film historian, presenter, and a veteran storyteller well-known for his passion about writing and movies.
He is an author of the mystery novels; Anything Short of Murder, "A Murder Amongst Angels,"The Curse of the Crimson Dragon, "Murder is Such Sweet Revenge," and "Murder Will Out" available through Amazon. Piazzas memoir, Bullitt Points, from SansTree, provides a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the classic Steve McQueen movie Bullitt and the involvement of the Piazza family in the production.
Piazza worked regularly as an extra and stand-in on multiple Hollywood movies and television shows shot in San Francisco during the 1970s, including Towering Inferno, High Anxiety, Magnum Force,
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Murder is Such Sweet Revenge

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Murder Will Out

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Anything Short of Murder

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Murder in the Cards

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“Murder in the Cards” Has Won Two Awards for Excellence!

Earlier this year Murder in the Cards won the Crowned Heart award from InDTale Magazine for excellence. The International Review of Books today (10-3-2019) has added their award as well to the book. See below. P.I. Tom Logan is asked to help investigate a murder that happened at the same location in which he is []


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Perry Mason Wins Again!

Excellent story with enough twists to keep you guessing. For Perry, this looks like one case he might lose, but in brilliant Mason fashion he... well, you have to read the book to find out the rest. Enjoyed the characters and
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The Author at His Best

Ive always enjoyed the thrillers which came out of the late 50s and throughout the 1960s, and Where Eagles Dare is an example of the best. Thoroughly enjoyable, with plenty of surprises along the way. The dialogue is amusing at
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Bishop Barron Does an Excellent Job

Bishop Barron puts forth an excellent case why Catholics need to hold the line and not abandon the church in this time of trouble. Not making excuses for the horrendous acts that had occurred, he reminds readers
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As a biblical scholar I particularly enjoyed the careful, step-by-step, examination refuting the telephone game approach some so-called scholars take towards the gospel. His reasoning based on history and
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“He also starred in The Blob, The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape, Love with a Proper Stranger, Nevada Smith, and The Sand Pebbles, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. Other features include, Le Mans, The Getaway, Towering Inferno, The Reivers, Tom Horn, The”
Tony Piazza, Bullitt Points: Memories of Steve McQueen and Bullitt

“during the 1970' s, including "Towering Inferno," "High Anxiety," "Magnum Force," and "Streets of San Francisco." He now blogs”
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message 5: by Kris

Kris Neri Thanks for friending this mystery & paranormal author, Tony. Great to connect with you here.

Kris

Kris Neri
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message 4: by Tony

Tony Piazza Hi Maureen,

Thanks. I've added one of your books to my list, and more when I have time to fully check them out. Much thanks again.

Tony


Maureen Mullis Hi Tony! Thank you for adding this fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels including the cozy mysteries (What Would Nancy Do?, Lethal Prescription), In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!


message 2: by Tony (last edited Aug 30, 2012 08:32AM)

Tony Piazza Peg wrote: "Thanks for your Goodreads friendship, Tony."

Thank you, Peggy...and everyone else who has in recent days signed me on as a friend. I really appreciate it!


message 1: by Peg

Peg Brantley Thanks for your Goodreads friendship, Tony.


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