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Killer Ambition Killer Ambition
By Clark, Marcia
2013-06 - Mulholland Books
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When the daughter of a billionaire Hollywood director is found murdered after what appears to be a kidnapping gone wrong, Los Angeles Special Trials prosecutor Rachel Knight and Detective Bailey Keller find themselves at the epicenter of a combustible and high-profile court case. …More

The Gods of Guilt The Gods of Guilt
By Connelly, Michael
2013-12 - Little Brown and Company
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Defense attorney Mickey Haller returns with a haunting case in the gripping new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly. …More

Midnight Midnight
By Egan, Kevin
2013-07 - Forge
9780765335265 Check our catalog

"Midnight" is a compulsively readable legal thriller by Kevin Egan that keeps tightening the screws with every page. …More

The Last Alibi The Last Alibi
By Ellis, David
2013-08 - Putnam Adult
9780399158803 Check our catalog

From Edgar winner Ellis, a complex courtroom thriller filled with tension and twists as the protagonist stands trial for murder. …More

Death Angel Death Angel
By Fairstein, Linda
2013-07 - Dutton Books
9780525953876 Check our catalog

Perennial "New York Times" bestselling crime novelist Linda Fairstein explores the rich--and little-known--history of New York's City's Central Park in her latest Alexandra Cooper novel, "Death Angel." …More

Blood Money Blood Money
By Grippando, James
2013-11 - Harper
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A nation is obsessed with a hot nightclub waitress accused of murdering her two-year-old daughter. The shocking verdict creates an immediate uproar. When an innocent, young woman ends up dead in a riot, but there may be something bigger at work. …More

The Racketeer The Racketeer
By Grisham, John
2013-08 - Dell Publishing Company
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It is remarkable that in the history of this country only four active federal judges have been murdered. Judge Fogletree just became number five. There was no forced entry, no struggle, just two dead bodies--Judge Fogletree and his young secretary. And only one man knows the story. …More

Defending Jacob Defending Jacob
By Landay, William
2013-09 - Bantam
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Andy Barber has been an ADA in his suburban Massachusetts county for more than 20 years. He is respected in his community and happy at home with his wife, Laurie, and son, Jacob. But after a shocking crime shatters their New England town, Andy is blindsided by what happens next: His 14-year-old son is charged with the murder of a fellow student. …More

The Ophelia Cut The Ophelia Cut
By Lescroart, John
2013-05 - Atria Books
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Defense attorney Dismas Hardy returns to defend a close friend against murder charges in "New York Times"-bestselling author Lescroart's most suspenseful and intricately plotted novel to date. …More

Speak of the Devil Speak of the Devil
By Leotta, Allison
2013-08 - Touchstone Books
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Former federal sex-crimes prosecutor Leotta's third novel propels her protagonist, Anna Curtis, into the dark world of gang violence. …More

A Case of Redemption A Case of Redemption
By Mitzner, Adam
2013-05 - Gallery Books
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The second electrifying thriller from the author of "A Conflict of Interest." A high-profile attorney in the middle of a leave-of-absence following a personal tragedy is drawn back into the legal arena amidst a media firestorm when he agrees to represent a popular rap artist. …More

All the Dead Yale Men All the Dead Yale Men
By Nova, Craig
2013-05 - Counterpoint LLC
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Originally published in 1982 to wide acclaim, "The Good Son" remains Craig Nova's undisputed masterpiece. This classic explored the complicated entanglements of fathers and sons --expressed in the story of nouvue-riche father Pop Mackinnon, who used his wealth to manipulate his son Chip into the 'right' kind of marriage upon the young man's return from World War II. …More

Clever Fox Clever Fox
By Pirro, Jeanine
2013-07 - Hyperion Books
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Prosecutor Dani Fox has handled some gruesome homicide cases, but her investigation into the brutal murder of a local Mafia capo's daughter goes from tricky to downright dangerous. Although the victim has ties to the New Jersey Mafia, she was also secretly engaged in an affair with someone from a rival New York crime family. As if squaring off against two powerful crime families weren't enough, Dani suspects that the murder is more than a simple crime of passion, and getting to the bottom of this grisly homicide puts Dani and her long-term boyfriend, Will, in harm's way. …More

Corrupt Practices: A Parker Stern Novel Corrupt Practices: A Parker Stern Novel
By Rotstein, Robert
2013-06 - Seventh Street Books
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A Los Angeles church, considered by some to be a powerful cult, charges Rich Baxter with embezzling millions. Rich reaches out to former colleague and star trial attorney Parker Stern to come to his defense. Parker despises the cult, but he hasn’t entered a courtroom since developing severe stage fright after his mentor, Harmon Cherry, committed suicide. Rich claims that Cherry did not kill himself-he was murdered by someone connected to the church. At first, Parker doesn’t believe it . . . until disturbing events force him to question what’s really happening.

 

Accused: A Rosato & Associates Novel Accused: A Rosato & Associates Novel
By Scottoline, Lisa
2013-10 - St. Martin's Press
9781250027658 Check our catalog

"New York Times" bestselling and Edgar Award-winning author Lisa Scottoline revolutionized crime fiction when she introduced her all-female law firm of Rosato & Associates, thrilling readers with her twisty, fast-paced plots and capturing their hearts with her cast of strong and relatable female characters. Now Bennie Rosato, Mary DiNunzio, Judy Carrier, and Anne Murphy are back with all cylinders firing in "Accused."

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Tragic Tragic
By Tanenbaum, Robert K.
2013-08 - Gallery Books
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District attorneys Butch Karp and Marlene Ciampi work to expose the corrupt and murderous leader of the longshoremen's union. …More