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Legal Thrillers


Lawyered to Death
Michael Biehl
Hospital attorney Karen Hayes

A Darker Justice
Sallie Bissell
Atlanta Ass’t. D.A. Mary Crow
legal thriller… psychological terror

Running With the Dead
Jay Brandon
San Antonio D.A. Chris Sinclair

Trial by Fire
Dudley W. Buffa
Portland, Oregon, attorney Joseph Antonelli

Close Case
Alafair Burke
Portland, Oregon, Deputy D.A. Samantha Kincaid

Guilty by Association
Marcia Clark

The Reversal
Michael Connelly
Criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller

False Testimony
Rose Connors
Cape Cod attorney Martha (Marty) Nickerson

Christopher Darden
Dick Lochte
L.A. attorney Mercer Early

A Stain Upon the Robe
Terry Devane
The criminal defense team of Mairead O’Clare and Sheldon Gold

Neon Dragon
John F. Dobbyn

Murder One
Robert Dugoni
Featuring lawyer David Sloane

Breach of Trust
David Ellis
Chicago Attorney Jason Kolarich

Silent Mercy
Linda A. Fairstein
Prosecutor Alexandra Cooper

The Color of Law
Mark Gimenez
Dallas, Texas attorney A. Scott Finney

False Convictions
Tim Green

Born to Run
James Grippando
Miami criminal attorney Jack Swyteck

The Associate
John Grisham
Master of the legal thriller

The King of Lies
John Hart
Featuring Lawyer Jackson Workman Pickens

Offer of Proof
Robert Heilbrun
NYC public defender Arch Gold

Plea of Insanity
Jilliane Hoffman
Miami prosecutor Julia Valenciano

Law of Gravity
Stephen Horn
Political/legal thriller

The Next Victim
Jonnie Jacobs
San Francisco lawyer Kali O’Brien

Bearing Witness
Michael A. Kahn
St. Louis attorney/sleuth Rachel Gold

Seeds of Doubt
Stephanie Kane
Denver defense attorney Jackie Flowers

Officer of the Court
Lelia Kelly
Atlanta D.A. Laura Chastain

A Killer’s Kiss
William Lashner
Philadelphia lawyer Victor Carl

Stan Latreille
Michigan attorney David Brenner

A Plague of Secrets
John Lescroart
San Francisco defense attorney Dismas Hardy and best friend Abe Glitsky

Common Pleas
Bonnie MacDougal

Phillip Margolin
Portland, Oregon, lawyer Amanda Jaffe

Billy Strobe
John Martel

Guardian of Lies
Steve Martini
Popular series attorney Paul Madriani

Until the Day They Die
Christine McGuire
D. A. Kathryn Mackay

Show No Fear
Perri O’Shaughnessy
Lake Tahoe attorney Nina Reilly

Suspicion of Rage
Barbara Parker
Miami lawyer Gail Connor and her partner and fiance Anthony Quintana

James Patterson
10th Anniversary

Degree of Guilt
Richard North Patterson

My Lost Daugther
Nancy Taylor Rosenberg
Ventura County Probation Officer Carolyn Sullivan

In the Shadow of the Law
Kermit Roosevelt
Washington, D.C law firm of Morgan Siler

One Dog Night
David Rosenfelt
Likable 30-something New Jersey defense attorney Andy Carpenter

Dirty Blonde
Lisa Scottoline
Philadelphia Ass’t U. S. Attorney Vicki Alegretti

The Law of Second Chances
James Sheehan
Debut novel featuring Florida trial attorney Jack Tobin

Lines of Defense
Barry Siegel

The Confession
Sheldon Siegel
San Francisco law partners Mike Daley and his ex-wife Rosie Fernandez

False Witness
Randy Singer

A Clean Kill
Mike Stewart
Alabama attorney Tom McInnes

Robert Tanenbaum
N.Y. City lawyer Butch Karp and his wife Marlene Ciampi

Outwitting Trolls
William G. Tapply
Boston lawyer Brady Coyne

Final Witness
Simon Tolkien
Legal suspense set in London

Scott Turow
A legal thriller master since 1987

A Suggestion of Death
Marianne Wesson
Colorado attorney Cinda Hayes

Heaven is High
Kate Wilhelm
Oregon DA Barbara Holloway