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Betrayed by [Joseph Lewis]

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Joseph Lewis has been in education for forty-three years as a teacher, coach, counselor and administrator. He has taken creative writing and screen writing courses at UCLA and USC. Lewis has published six books. Taking Lives, Stolen Lives, Shattered Lives, Splintered Lives, Caught in a Web, and Spiral Into Darkness. Born and raised in Wisconsin, Lewis has been happily married for twenty-eight years and counting to his wife, Kim. Together they have three wonderful children: Wil (deceased July 2014), Hannah, and Emily, and they reside in Virginia. --This text refers to the paperback edition.


Readers' Favorite Honorable Mention - Mystery

#1 Best Seller (Amazon) in Traditional Detective Mysteries

Barnes and Noble Bestseller

2021 Maxy Award Runner-Up - Mystery/Suspense

2021 PenCraft Book Awards 1st Place - Thriller

Top 50 Indie Books - Readers' Choice

As Seen in Strand Magazine

"...a larger mystery that quickly turns violent - even deadly." -Books with Bircky

"An action-packed thriller that grabbed my attention from the start." -Sharon Beyond the Books

"To call Betrayed a thriller alone would be to do a disservice." -Midwest Book Review

"A stirring and unusual tale of teenage love, adventure and murder." -Best Thrillers

"A thrilling adventure that I highly recommend to those who love fast-paced, action-packed novels with jaunty adolescent heroes." -Readers' Favorite

"Well written and with real heart and honesty this is a beautiful and moving story about survival and kinship." -Rambling Mads

"Set against a stunning backdrop on an Indian reservation the plot goes along at a quick pace." -Books Behind the Title

"Excellent pacing, intriguing characters, and an action packed plot line. Don't miss this one!" -Jessica Belmont, author of Alter Reach

"A layered story that explodes into a bullet-riddled climax." -Rick Treon, award-winning author of Deep Background

"...a great psychological thriller...This book was entertaining and I loved learning about the different tribes." -Hannah Loves to Read

Author's Shout Recommended Read -Betrayed

Literary Titan Silver Award - Betrayed

PenCraft Literary Award, Best Thriller -Caught in a Web

Best Thrillers Best Crime Thrillers of 2018 -Caught in a Web

Author's Shout Recommended Read -Spiral into Darkness

--This text refers to the paperback edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B08GCTV2XH
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Black Rose Writing (November 12, 2020)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ November 12, 2020
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 601 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 339 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
    3.8 out of 5 stars 117 ratings

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Joseph Lewis has a new thriller/suspense book, Blaze In, Blaze Out as of January 2022 has won two awards so far. His previous novels include: Betrayed (November 2020) which has won a total of eight awards; Spiral Into Darkness as of January 2019 which has won one award; Caught in a Web (May 2018), which earned two awards. Previously, Lewis has published four books: Taking Lives, (November 2020) a prequel to the Lives Trilogy; Stolen Lives, (November 2020) Book One of the Lives Trilogy, which won one award; Shattered Lives, Book Two (November 2020); and Splintered Lives, Book Three (November 2020). Each book is in the thriller/crime genre, and each has garnered outstanding reviews. Not only is he an author, he is a story writer for Acorn TV. He writes a weekly inspirational blog, Simple Thoughts From A Complicated Mind, Sort Of located at . He has an author website at .

He can be found on Twitter at @jrlewisauthor and on Facebook at:

Lewis recently semi-retired after 46 years as a teacher, coach, counselor and administrator. He is currently a teaching part-time as an online learning facilitator in a high school and resides in Virginia with his wife, Kim, along with his daughters, Hannah and Emily. His son, Wil, is deceased (July 2014).

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