. At the same time, another client is up on a murder charge—one that should be dismissed as self-defense—but the D. A. Not long after, there's another rape and the dnA test shows that the same person committed both rapes—which is seemingly impossible since the man convicted of the first rape was in prison at the time of the second one.
The Perfect Alibi: A Novel Robin Lockwood Book 2 #ad - She is representing the victim of the first rape for her civil lawsuit against her rapist, who is now convinced the rapist is stalking her and trying to intimidate her. Phillip margolin, returns in one of his twistiest, the master of the legal thriller, most compelling crime novels yet. Convicted with the help of undisputable DNA evidence, the athlete swears his innocence and threatens both his lawyer and his accuser as he's sent to prison.
The “master of heart-pounding suspense”—New York Times bestseller Phillip Margolin—returns with a new legal thriller starring Robin Lockwood. Shortly thereafter, his original lawyer disappears and his law partner is murdered. Now, the convicted athlete, joined by a new lawyer, is granted a new trial and bail.
Trying the case is determined to bring it to trial.
The Third Victim: A Novel Robin Lockwood Book 1Minotaur Books #ad - Regina barrister is a legendary criminal defense attorney, known as “The Sorceress” for her courtroom victories. Although he loudly insists upon his innocence, his summer home, his wife’s statements about his sexual sadism and the physical evidence found at the scene, is damning. She tells a horrific story about being kidnapped, then tortured, until she finally managed to escape.
A winner from a veteran genre author. Booklistthe “master of heart-pounding suspense” returns with a brand new series and a USA Today bestseller The Third Victim is New York Times bestseller Phillip Margolin at his very best. A woman stumbles onto a dark road in rural Oregon—tortured, battered, and bound.
The Third Victim: A Novel Robin Lockwood Book 1 #ad - And she’s agreed to take on the seemingly impossible task of defending Alex Mason. The surviving victim identifies the house where she was held captive and the owner, Alex Mason—a prominent local attorney—is arrested. Increasingly, she’s worried her boss’s behavior and the details in the case against their client don’t quite add up.
She was the lucky one—two other women, with similar burns and bruises, were found dead. Margolin continues his return to the exceptional form of his early novels with this gripping, tightly plotted, and smoothly written legal thriller.
A Reasonable Doubt: A Robin Lockwood NovelMinotaur Books #ad - Chesterfield is a professional magician of some reknown and he has a major new trick he’s about to debut. A former mma fighter and yale law graduate, she joined the firm of legal legend Regina Barrister not long before Regina was forced into retirement by early onset Alzheimer’s. Now, decades later, he debuts his new trick—only to disappear at the end.
At the time, regina barrister defended him with ease, after which he resumed his career as a magician in Las Vegas. One of regina’s former clients, robert chesterfield, shows up in the law office with an odd request—he’s seeking help from his old attorney in acquiring patent protection for an illusion.
A magician linked to three murders and suspicious deaths years ago disappears in the middle of his new act in New York Times bestseller Phillip Margolin’s latest thriller featuring Robin LockwoodRobin Lockwood is a young criminal defense attorney and partner in a prominent law firm in Portland, Oregon.
A Reasonable Doubt: A Robin Lockwood Novel #ad - He’s a man with more than one dark past and many enemies—is his disappearance tied to one of the many people who have good reason to hate him? Was he killed and his body disposed of, or did he use his considerable skills to engineer his own disappearance?Robin Lockwood must unravel the tangled skein of murder and bloody mischief to learn how it all ties together.
This is out of the scope of the law firm’s expertise, but when Robin Lockwood looks into his previous relationship with the firm, she learns that twenty years ago he was arrested for two murders, one attempted murder, and was involved in the potentially suspicious death of his very rich wife.
Wild Justice Amanda Jaffe Series Book 1HarperCollins e-books #ad - Four years later, a second set of murders has begun. 8:55: subject exits house, naked and barefoot, armed with kitchen knife. Watched from woods. Within hours, vincent cordoni -- a brilliant surgeon with a history of violence and drug abuse -- is arrested for a heinous crime. What he finds instead opens a Pandora's box of horror that will haunt him to his dying day.
8:10: subject bound and gaffed and placed in upstairs closet at end of hall. Breaking her will be a challenge. Has cardoni resurfaced to ply his deadly trade anew? Is there a copycat killer? Or has the real killer been someone else all along? The police will do everything they can to stop Cardoni -- but they have to find him first.
Following a twisting trail of clues, including a harrowing diary that clinically records the killer's horrible deeds, Amanda Jaffe and Bobby Vasquez join the hunt-and themselves become targets of the twenty-first century's first genuinely monstrous psychopath. Amanda's first taste of criminal defense work is as intoxicating as it is chilling, but it raises moral questions she's loath to address.
Wild Justice Amanda Jaffe Series Book 1 #ad - After five subsequent new york times bestsellers, but not Forgotten with a mesmerizing tour de force of psychological suspense, Margolin now returns to the haunting terrain of Gone, an electrifying tale of revenge and retribution that shows a master storyteller at the very peak of his craft. Thursday: subject is still combative after four days of applied pain, sleep deprivation and minimal food.
Vice squad detective bobby vasquez, for months on the trail of a slippery underworld figure, receives an anonymous tip that directs him to a mountain cabin. Remarkable strength of character.
Capitol Murder Dana Cutler Book 3Harper #ad - Phillip margolin knows how to pack in the thrills. Tess Gerritsen. Deadly intrigue, breathtaking twists, and exhilarating suspense await in the third book of Phillip Margolin’s New York Times bestselling Washington Trilogy. Congress. Hot on the heels of supreme justice, who are forced by a terrorist attack on a football stadium—and by the escape of Executive Privilege’s convicted serial killer Clarence Little—to follow a sinister trail of lies, Margolin delivers another heart-pounding thriller featuring private investigator Dana Cutler and lawyer Brad Miller, treachery, and betrayal into an unexpected new arena: the U.
Sleight of Hand: A Novel of Suspense Dana Cutler Book 4Harper #ad - Just one week before their tenth anniversary, Carrie disappears, and Horace is charged with her murder. Desperate to clear his name, the millionaire hires D. C. S most ruthless defense lawyer – Charles Benedict. P. I. Hitting a dead end sends her back to Virginia perplexed and disappointed – and straight into the case of Horace and Carrie Blair.
Now dana must conjure a few tricks of her own to expose Benedict’s plot, before he can work his deadly magic on her. Private investigator dana cutler must take down a cunning psychopath before he can pull off the perfect crime, in Sleight of Hand, a novel of suspense from Phillip Margolin, New York Times bestselling author of Capitol Murder and Supreme Justice.
Sleight of Hand: A Novel of Suspense Dana Cutler Book 4 #ad - Charles benedict – charismatic criminal defense lawyer, amateur illusionist, and professional hit man – has performed his greatest sleight of hand yet: framing a millionaire for the murder of his much younger wife. When horace blair married carrie, the prosecutor in his DUI trial, he made her sign a prenuptial agreement guaranteeing her twenty million dollars if she remained faithful for the first ten years of marriage.
. Dana cutler is in the pacific Northwest on the trail of a stolen relic dating from the Ottoman Empire.
Ties That Bind Amanda Jaffe Series Book 3HarperCollins e-books #ad - . Phillip margolin -- author of the smash new york Times bestsellersWild Justice and Gone, secrets, But Not Forgotten -- returns with a thrilling tale of politics, and murder . Defending the accused murderer of a U. S. 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. 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.
Gone, But Not ForgottenDoubleday #ad - Alan page, trying to make sense of the sudden series of disappearances, the Portland district attorney, opens his front door one evening to find Nancy Gordon on his doorstep—determined to tell him a story he won’t soon forget. Across the country, in Washington, D. C. The president of the united states has just selected United States Senator Raymond Colby to be the next Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
In a private meeting, Colby assures the President there are no skeletons in his closet. Complex, gone, and brilliantly executed, utterly compelling, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN is a book that truly lives up to its extraordinary advance praise: Once begun it simply cannot be put down. In portland, leaving behind only a black rose and a note with a simple message: “Gone, Oregon, the wives of several prominent businessmen have disappeared without a trace, But Not Forgotten.
Gone, But Not Forgotten #ad - An identical series of disappearances occurred in hunter’s Point, New York, ten years ago—but the killer was caught, the case was closed and the special “rose killer” task force was disbanded. Betsy tannenbaum, a portland wife and mother who has gained national recognition as a feminist defense attorney, is retained by multimillionaire Portland developer Martin Darius—for no apparent reason.
Nancy gordon, hasn’t slept a full night in ten years, a homicide detective for the Hunter’s Point Police Department and an original member of the “rose killer” task force, she swears, haunted by nightmares of a sadistic killer who, is still out there.
Supreme Justice: A Novel of Suspense Dana Cutler Book 2HarperCollins e-books #ad - Phillip Margolin does just that. Chicago tribune the crew from the New York Times bestseller Executive Privilege is back in another pulse-racing thriller from Phillip Margolin. Fans of john grisham, james patterson, wild justice, david baldacci, and scott Turow—as well as Margolin’s own immensely popular Amanda and Frank Jaffe books like Fugitive, and Proof Positive—won’t be able to put down Supreme Justice until the last spellbinding page.
. A master of plot and pacing—and one of those rare authors who can create a genuinely surprising ending. Lisa scottoline “it takes a really crafty storyteller to put people on the edge of their seats and keep them there.
Fugitive Amanda Jaffe Series Book 4HarperCollins e-books #ad - Fugitive ensnares amanda in a dangerous web of secrets and death when she becomes professionally involved with a con man and possible murderer who’s been targeted by an insane and relentless African despot. With page after page of breathtaking excitement that never lets up, Fugitive is Phillip Margolin at his very best, featuring the trademark twists and intensity that inspired the Seattle Post-Intelligencer to proclaim him “A master of heart-pounding suspense.
”. Fugitive speeds along well over the posted limit. Portland oregonian “Margolin knows how to pack in the thrills. Tess gerritsen in fugitive, attorney amanda jaffee, star of Wild Justice, Proof Positive, New York Times bestseller Phillip Margolin brings back his most popular protagonist, and other spellbinding thrillers.
The Undertaker's Widow: A NovelBantam #ad - A cold-blooded murder. A beautiful suspect. An honest judge forced to do the unthinkable. New york times bestselling author Phillip Margolin is a master of legal suspense. In this explosive novel, a simple case of self-defense becomes a nightmare in which justice itself is held hostage. Judge richard quinn is young, idealistic, and honest to a fault.
That's why he's handed the most sensational homicide case in Oregon history. Locked in a race for the U. S. Senate, ellen crease gunned down the intruder who murdered her wealthy husband. In a single, a victim, brutal instant she became a widow, and a hero. Yet disturbing questions remain. What secrets did the man who started his fortune running mortuaries keep that might have cost him his life? What about the son frozen out of his will? Or his wife's political enemies? And what about Ellen Crease herself?Soon it becomes clear that a deadly plot of murder, passion, blackmail, and double cross is unfolding around Judge Richard Quinn.
The Undertaker's Widow: A Novel #ad - And unless he breaks the rules, justice will not only be blind, it will be the final victim.