Synopses & Reviews
Phillip Margolin -- author of the smash New York Times
and Gone, But Not Forgotten
-- returns with a thrilling tale of politics, secrets, and murder . . .
Amanda Jaffe was a rising star of Portland's legal community, until a run-in with a psychopath left her scared and craving anonymity. But her new case promises to keep her in the spotlight -- and in danger. Defending the accused murderer of a U.S. senator will place her and those she loves directly in the path of a deadly cabal with ambitions that extend all the way to the presidency of the United States . . .
“Mesmerizing … Itll rope you in with its secret tapes, bribes, blackmail, sins of the past and beautiful plot twists.” People
“Engrossing.” Orlando Sentinel
The "New York Times" bestseller is now in paperback. Still recovering from the traumatic events that concluded "Wild Justice," lawyer Amanda Jaffe uncovers the trail of a fiercely secret fraternity of powerful and dangerous men behind a political conspiracy.
About the Author
Phillip Margolin has written eighteen novels, many of them New York Times bestsellers, including the recent Worthy Brown's Daughter, Sleight of Hand, and the Washington Trilogy. Each displays a unique, compelling insider's view of criminal behavior, which comes from his long background as a criminal defense attorney who has handled thirty murder cases. Winner of the Distinguished Northwest Writer Award, he lives in Portland, Oregon.