Walk of Death - a Mike Tabor Novel

Fact and fiction collide in this intricate and chilling story by author Dr. Mike Tabor. Culled from real case history, Tabor leads the reader on a journey that takes them from the world famous Body Farm in Knoxville, TN to the site of World Trade Center terror attacks and the identification of nearly 1000 victims.

Intrigue, drama and suspense help make Walk of Death an exciting and frightening read.


This is the story of how a true cold case is finally cracked after years of false starts and dead-ends. The reader becomes part of the action and experiences the highs and lows of the investigators as the case unfolds. The story highlights the value of dental expertise in getting to the bottom of a crime. A must read!
— Robert E. Barsley DDS, JD
Past President: American Academy of Forensic Science; American Board of Forensic Odontology, American Society of Forensic Odontology
Former Magistrate Judge, Ponchatoula, LA City Court
Mike Tabor’s professional experience and expertise are clearly evident in this dramatic novel. Walk of Death will capture and hold your attention to the very last page while providing you with fascinating insight into how real forensic scientists collaborate to solve a murder mystery.
— Cyril H. Wecht, M.D., J.D.
Past president, American Academy of Forensic Science
Chief Medical Examiner, Allegeheny County, Pittsburg, PA
This exciting novel will give the reader a true mental picture of the many steps in solving a forensic mystery.
— Dr. Bill Bass
Founder, The Body Farm
An exciting, riveting and suspense filled forensic novel with an unbelievable ending. You won’t be able to put this book down. I guarantee it!
— Richard Souviron, DDS
Miami Dade County Medical Examiner's Office
I have been a patient and friend of Dr. Mike Tabor for over two decades. I am so proud of his forensic work, 9-11 and now this mystery thriller from his case files. You rock, Doc!
— Louise Mandrell
Country music entertainer, Nashville, Tennessee
This novel is set in my hometown and between that and the storyline, I couldn’t put this book down. Dr. Tabor does a great job of keeping the reader involved….if you’re looking for love, crime, drama, mystery, persistence and science, this one has it all!
— Robin Driver
Center Hill Reality, Smithville, Tennessee

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