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Henry Rios is introduced as a troubled San Francisco public defender battling alcoholism and burnout. While investigating the murder of an old friend, he traces clues back to the man’s own wealthy family. It is here that we first encounter Henry Rios’s struggle to maintain his faith in a legal system caught between justice and corruption, a theme that will continue throughout the series.


Michael Nava's landmark Henry Rios series returns.


A Henry Rios mystery.

About the Author

Michael Nava is the author of seven Henry Rios novels, five of which (Goldenboy, Howtown, The Hidden Law, The Death of Friends, and Rag and Bone) have been Lambda Literary Award winners. He is an attorney in private practice in San Francisco.

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Nava, Michael
Alyson Books
Mystery & Detective - General
Mystery-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
October 2003
Grade Level:
8.5 x 5.3 x 0.3 in 5.5 oz

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