In September 2012, Special Dispensations by S. I. Wells achieved three #1 rankings on Amazon and on its debut weekend in mid-September ranked as the #4 Best Seller in the Legal Thriller category. Capturing the top spot as the #1 Chicago Legal Thriller, the #1 Catholic Legal Thriller and the #1 Religious Murder Mystery, Wells’ story of legal intrigue pits two tough Chicago prosecutors against the Catholic church in a test of wills where canon law meets common law.
What readers are saying about Special Dispensations in the Amazon Customer Reviews:
“If you like scandal and Chicago style politics in the legal system, this is the book for you!”
“This book is a well written mystery that absorbs you as a reader and asks some interesting questions about religion and the influence it plays in life's decisions.”
“This novel is a fast-paced murder mystery which keeps the reader glued to the page. The action moves quickly with tight and well defined characters and a plot that weaves an intriguing story of the Catholic Church wrestling with its own secrets and the law.”
“The characters seem so real and I thought the story was compelling and different from so many books out there.”
If these early results are an indication, Special Dispensations looks to have a bright future.