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By Pamela Wechsler. 2017
Things are looking good for Abby: she's top pick to be the next District Attorney, and her musician boyfriend Ty… has moved in, despite her upper crust family's objections. But a serial killer is on the loose, and with two college-aged girls dead and another missing, time is running out. When the sons of a prominent government official are linked to the murders, Abby pushes back, stopping at nothing to find justice for the girls. This time, the killer could be right under her nose, and she may be the next victim. Sequel to "Mission Hill". 2017.
By Steve Martini. 2005
San Diego attorney Paul Madriani defends soldier-turned-security guard Emiliano Ruiz in the murder case of software tycoon Madelyn Chapman. Madriani… learns that Chapman's company spies on American citizens for the government and fears a cover-up. Violence and strong language. Bestseller. 2005. (Paul Madriani novel)
By Lisa Scottoline, Kate Burton. 2006
Philadelphia federal judge Cate Fante presides over a lawsuit between former prosecutor Richard Marz and Hollywood producer Art Simone. After… she rules for Simone, he is murdered. Then someone exposes Fante’s secret vice of picking up men in seedy bars. Strong language, descriptions of violence and explicit descriptions of sex. 2006.
By Lisa Scottoline. 2005
Philadelphia. A routine meeting with an informant turns deadly when gunmen open fire. Assistant U.S. Attorney Vicki Allegretti escapes, but… her partner dies. The search for the killers leads to a rough neighbourhood, called Devil's Corner--and an unlikely ally. 2005.
By John T Lescroart. 1989
For former San Francisco cop Dismas Hardy, a straight Irish whiskey will do anytime. The news of the death of… young Eddie Cochrane calls for a double. The cops think it's suicide, but doubts lead Hardy back into the heart of the little Shamrock. His instincts warn him that someone else is going to die. 1989.
When local nobleman Etienne de Bremont falls to his death from the family château, the town is abuzz with rumours.… Chief magistrate Antoine Verlaque suspects foul play, and must turn to his on-again, off-again love interest, law professor Marine Bonnet, for help when he discovers that she had been a close friend of the Bremonts. Some strong language and some descriptions of violence. 2011.
By Lisa Scottoline. 2003
To keep her Philadelphia law firm out of bankruptcy, attorney Bennie Rosato takes on a multimillion-dollar class action lawsuit. Meanwhile,… her vengeful twin sister returns, bent on impersonating Bennie and ruining her reputation. The situation gets desperate when Bennie's new client is murdered. Bestseller. 2003.
By Stuart Woods. 1997
Allison Manning pilots her yacht into St. Mark's island, claiming she had to bury her husband at sea after he… had a fatal heart attack. When the minister of justice moves to convict Allison of murder, a vacationing New York lawyer comes to her defense. Strong language and descriptions of sex. 1997.
By Stuart Woods. 1994
Chris Callaway is a rising Hollywood actress stalked by a stranger who leaves notes signed only as "Admirer". Beverly Hills… policeman Jon Larsen takes on the case, but "Admirer" is cunning and evades detection. A freak accident blinds Chris and Larsen becomes desperate. He devises a trap, with a vulnerable Chris as the bait. 1994.
By David Hosp. 2010
In 1990, $300 million worth of paintings are stolen from a museum in Boston, and are never recovered. Twenty years… later, as criminals connected with the heist begin to turn up dead, lawyer Scott Finn discovers one of his clients was involved in the job. As the search for the missing paintings begins anew, Finn is pulled into the crossfire of a trained killer who wants the paintings for himself. 2010.
By Mary Stanton. 2010
Lawyer Brianna Winston-Beaufort is finally getting a case that should pay the bills - because her client is the living… daughter of a recently dead millionaire. But when the ghost of the dead millionaire shows up needing Bree's help too, she knows the lucrative case just became more costly. Sequel to "Defending angels", followed by "Avenging angels". 2010.
By James Lee Burke. 1998
A public defender in a southern Texas town must defend a local guitarist accused of rape and murder. Soon the… evidence begins to point to the son of a local businessman. Includes strong language, violence and sex. 1998.
By Craig Parshall. 2004
Small town Georgia farmer Joe Fellows and his young wife Mary Sue are falsely accused of committing a heinous act… against their own child. After Joe is imprisoned, Mary Sue flees from the law. On the run and desperate, she calls attorney Will Chambers for help. Now it's up to one honest lawyer to right the wrongs and save a family from destruction. 2004.
By Margot Livesey. 1995
A disturbing letter from his sister Maggie sends an uptight middle-aged London banker to Scotland to see her. Along the… way he discovers a baby girl abandoned in a bus station restroom and takes her along with him. When Maggie conspires to keep the baby, she and her brother find themselves in murky legal and moral waters. 1995.
By Lisa Scottoline. 2007
When a riot breaks out at the prison law professor Nat Greco is teaching at, she hears a dying man's… declaration intended for his wife. Plunged into a nightmare, Nat suddenly finds herself suspected of a brutal murder and encounters threats to her life. Some strong language, some descriptions of violence, and some descriptions of sex. Bestseller. c2007.
By Sara Woods. 1981
Antony Maitland appears - unusually for him as Assistant Prosecuting Counsel and for reasons that are far from simple. In… a long and absorbing court scene the outcome depends upon witnesses of character, an unusual legal twist. 1981.
By Lisa Scottoline. 2002
Philadelphia lawyer Anne Murphy leaves town for the Fourth of July weekend only to read in the newspaper that she's… been murdered. Anne realizes that her cat-sitter must have been killed by mistake, and so she remains in hiding to catch the culprit. Bestseller. 2002.
By James Bell. 1997
Tracy Shepherd is a young widow with two small children, working as a deputy district attorney in Los Angeles. When… she gets her first case she wonders at first if she is up for the task. But soon she feels something just isn't right. 1997.
By James Grippando. 2013
It is the most sensational murder trial since O. J. Simpson. The nation is obsessed with Sydney Bennett, a sexy… nightclub waitress and good-time girl accused of murdering her two-year-old daughter for cramping her party life. Agreeing to defend Sydney, Jack Swyteck knew he was taking on the toughest and most controversial case of his career. Sequel to "Afraid of the dark", followed by "Black horizon". 2013.
By Steve Martini. 1992
This courtroom drama has elements of murder, betrayal and deceit. Paul Madriani, a brilliant criminal defense lawyer, once had an… affair with the wife of Ben Potter, his mentor, and co-founder of his former law firm. When Potter is found dead his wife is accused. She turns to Paul for help against a web of intrigue and ambitious prosecutors. 1992.