Michael Schein

Michael Schein

Michael Schein is an author, attorney, and former professor of American Legal History. He has previously published two historical novels: Bones Beneath Our Feet (2011), and Just Deceits: a Historical Courtroom Mystery (2008) (a #1-seller in the “legal thriller” category on KINDLE).

Mr. Schein taught American Legal History at Seattle University Law School from 1988-2003, and since that time he has taught over one hundred continuing legal education classes, many focusing on legal history. He has served on the speakers’ bureau of Humanities Washington, and he is Director of the annual LiTFUSE Poets’ Workshop. His poetry has been supported by a grant from King County 4Culture, and has been nominated three times for the Pushcart Prize.

Originally from Vermont, Mr. Schein and his wife raised two daughters in Seattle and then moved to the Snoqualmie Valley in the foothills of the Washington Cascades.

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The last untold story of the Lincoln assassination, a page-turning account of the Confederate spy who was Booth’s closest associate prior to the assassination.



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