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Act of Revenge

Butch Karp #11

by Robert K. Tanenbaum HarperCollins e-books (May 31, 2011)

“Tanenbaum is one lawyer who can write with the best of them.”

—Joseph Wambaugh, New York Times bestselling author of Hollywood Hills

“Tanenbaum is one hell of a writer.”

New York Post

“He has become...


Capture

Butch Karp #21

by Robert K. Tanenbaum Pocket Books (June 02, 2009)

When a rising starlet from Spanish Harlem dies from a gunshot wound in the fashionable downtown penthouse of an eccentric and famous Broadway producer, New York District Attorney Roger "Butch" Karp and his hard-charging,...


Fatal Conceit: A Novel

Butch Karp #27

by Robert K. Tanenbaum Gallery Books (August 12, 2014)

A CIA chief dies under suspicious circumstances before he can testify about a controversial government cover-up involving a terrorist attack on the US mission in Chechnya. Butch Karp is on the case in this exciting...


The Big Cut

by Aaron Richard Golub St. Martin's Press (June 17, 2014)

Seduced by peril--and cold, hard cash--street-smart Johnny Ocean has earned himself an Upper East Side townhouse, a faithful Sikh butler, and a reputation for taking cases other lawyers won't touch. Enter his...


Afraid of the Dark

Jack Swyteck #9

by James Grippando HarperCollins e-books (March 22, 2011)

“Grippando has definitely reached a new level with this series entry. . . . One of his best.” —Booklist (starred review)

A young girl’s murder sets off a grisly cascade of crime, death, and intrigue—and...


The Keeper

by John Lescroart Atria Books (May 06, 2014)

From New York Times bestselling author John Lescroart, a riveting novel featuring Dismas Hardy and Abe Glitsky on the hunt for clues about a woman who has gone missing.

On the evening before Thanksgiving, Hal...


Judicial Whispers

by Caro Fraser St. Martin's Press (March 04, 2014)

The whispers begin when Leo Davies, charming, clever barrister in one of London's most prestigious chambers, applies to take silk. Despite a life of seemingly unflawed social and professional brilliance, Leo...


Betrayed

Butch Karp #22

by Robert K. Tanenbaum Pocket Books (July 06, 2010)

From the dark fantasies of a sexual underworld to the darkest realities of a terrorist conspirator, New York Times bestselling author Robert K. Tanenbaum draws District Attorney Butch Karp deep into a combustible...


Unnatural Causes

by Janet Bettle St. Martin's Press (August 20, 2013)

Geri Lander is a successful lawyer always ready to passionately defend the underdog. But when Joanna Pascoe comes to her for help in uncovering the truth behind her husband's mysterious death, even Geri believes...


Sly Fox: A Dani Fox Novel

by Jeanine Pirro Hachette Books (July 17, 2012)

Westchester, New York, 1976--Cocaine abuse is rampant, the county courthouse is a boys' club, and men are still legally permitted to beat their wives. Enter Dani Fox, the feisty, ambitious twenty-five-year-old...


The Devil's Interval

by Linda Lee Peterson Prospect Park Books (August 16, 2013)

Maggie Fiori, magazine editor and amateur sleuth, gets entangled in a high-profile murder among San Francisco's elite.


Tragic

Butch Karp #25

by Robert K. Tanenbaum Gallery Books (August 13, 2013)

New York Times bestselling author Robert K. Tanenbaum takes legal suspense to dramatic new heights when his hero, District Attorney Butch Karp, goes up against a ruthless union leader with too much power, too...


Speak of the Devil: A Novel

Anna Curtis #3

by Allison Leotta Touchstone (August 06, 2013)

In this gripping legal thriller by “the female John Grisham” (The Providence Journal), sex-crimes prosecutor Anna Curtis must stop a vicious street gang before it destroys more lives—and her own family....


Stranglehold

Detective Greene #4

by Robert Rotenberg Touchstone (June 04, 2013)

Fact or fiction? Current events in the City of Toronto echo the plot of Robert Rotenberg’s latest legal thriller Stranglehold. Everyone is saying he predicted the future for Toronto’s mayor. Read it and...


Legal Tender

Rosato & Associates #4

by Lisa Scottoline HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

Bennie Rosato is a maverick lawyer, and business at her law firm has never been better. Then, without warning, a savage murder tears the firm apart. All evidence points to Bennie, who has motive aplenty and...


Black Horizon

Jack Swyteck #11

by James Grippando Harper (March 04, 2014)

In Black Horizon, a riveting and timely thriller drawn from tomorrow's headlines, New York Times bestselling author James Grippando brings back popular Miami criminal defense attorney Jack Swyteck in an international...


Midnight

by Kevin Egan Tom Doherty Associates (July 02, 2013)

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

How long can you hide a death?

The New York County Courthouse, in Lower Manhattan, has its own...


Got the Look

Jack Swyteck #5

by James Grippando HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

From bestselling author James Grippando comes the newest Jack Swyteck thriller, in a series that critics have called "riveting," "a winner," and "lapel grabbing." In Got the Look, Swyteck is up against a killer...


Last Call

Jack Swyteck #7

by James Grippando HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

A kid from Miami's meanest streets, Theo Knight lost his mother to a violent crime. He was on Death Row for a murder he didn't commit when lawyer Jack Swyteck proved him innocent. Now they are best friends....


The Pardon

Jack Swyteck #1

by James Grippando HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Jack Swyteck, a brilliant Miami defense attorney has spent years rebelling against his father, Harry, now Florida's governor. Their estrangement seems complete when Harry allows one of Jack's clients -- a man...


Stray Bullets

Detective Greene #3

by Robert Rotenberg Touchstone (June 04, 2013)

In his third Detective Ari Greene novel, bestselling author Robert Rotenberg delivers another complex legal thriller set on the streets of Toronto.

When a young boy is caught in the deadly crossfire of a downtown...


Last to Die

Jack Swyteck #3

by James Grippando HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In an exciting new series that critics have called "John Grisham meets Robert Ludlum," Miami criminal defense lawyer Jack Swyteck faces his biggest challenge yet.

Tatum Knight is a former contract killer. Ruthless....


The Finishing School

by Michele Martinez William Morrow (October 13, 2009)

In a glittering penthouse high above Park Avenue, two beautiful teenagers, students at an exclusive Manhattan girls' school, lie dead under suspicious circumstances. Feeling pressure from the top to solve the...


Most Wanted

by Michele Martinez William Morrow (October 13, 2009)

A betrayed wife and dedicated mother suddenly forced to raise her six-month-old daughter alone, Melanie Vargas is also an ambitious, hard-working professional who has had to bite and claw for recognition in...


When Darkness Falls

Jack Swyteck #6

by James Grippando HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

In the latest novel from the bestselling author whom critics have called "the thriller writer to watch," lawyer Jack Swyteck tackles a case in which the life of his best friend hangs in the balance—and in...


Sweetheart Deal

Lilly Cleary #4

by Claire Matturro HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Sarasota lawyer Lilly Cleary has had her share of odd cases. She's defended everyone from a pet psychic to an orange libeler, and she's done so with finesse. But it's another situation entirely when she finds...


Blood from Stone

by Frances Fyfield Witness Impulse (November 26, 2013)

A twisting tale of suspense—perfect for fans of Linda Fairstein.

When the body of a successful criminal lawyer is found outside a chic London hotel, it looks like a suicide. For those who knew her, the woman's...


Seeking Sanctuary

by Frances Fyfield Witness Impulse (October 07, 2014)

Betrayal is in their blood . . .

When Anna and Therese's father walked out on their mother, the Calvert family was shattered. Now that he's deceased, his carefully crafted plans are set to unravel their lives...


The Art of Drowning

by Frances Fyfield Witness Impulse (October 08, 2013)

A loner. A liar. A secret.

Let the games begin.

Accountant Rachel Doe leads a sheltered, beige-colored life… Until she meets Ivy, who is everything Rachel isn’t. Ivy is a wild child. She is charismatic and...


Reasonable Doubts

Guido Guerrieri #3

by Gianrico Carofiglio & Howard Curtis Bitter Lemon Press (October 01, 2007)

Third in the Guerrieri series: a legal thriller by an Italian prosecutor. Turow with wry humor.


Involuntary Witness

Guido Guerrieri #1

by Gianrico Carofiglio & Patrick Creagh Bitter Lemon Press (November 01, 2005)

A black immigrant is accused of child murder in Italy; the court procedural is tainted with racism.


Limitations

Kindle County #7

by Scott Turow Picador (November 14, 2006)

A Picador Paperback Original

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Presumed Innocent comes a compelling new legal mystery featuring George Mason from Personal Injuries. Originally commissioned and...


Lineup

by Liad Shoham Harper (September 03, 2013)

Liad Shoham, the #1 bestselling author in Israel, makes his American debut with Lineup—a superbly plotted, uncompromising crime thriller.

 

A brutal rape in a quiet Tel Aviv neighborhood has the police baffled....


Blood Money

Jack Swyteck #10

by James Grippando Harper (January 08, 2013)

New York Times bestselling author James Grippando delivers a powerful, nonstop thrill ride ripped from the headlines. Miami criminal defense attorney Jack Swyteck is back in his most frightening case yet, and...


Break and Enter

by Colin Harrison Picador (April 01, 2007)

Peter Scattergood is a Philadelphia Assistant District Attorney, a relentless and clever prosecutor who has just landed the biggest case of his career--a double homicide, involving the mayor's nephew and his...


Reef Dance

by John Decure St. Martin's Press (April 01, 2007)

There is a certain poise that comes with understanding the ocean's moods, tapping a pulse borne of a distinct, untamed, unfathomable energy source. An equilibrium, located on a singular track between the sucking...


Dead Peasants

by Larry D. Thompson St. Martin's Press (October 02, 2012)

"Just terrific… As real as a heart attack, and every bit as suspenseful."

--John Lescroart, New York Times bestselling author of A Plague of Secrets, on The Trial

Veteran trial lawyer Larry D. Thompson has...


Havana Requiem

by Paul Goldstein Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 08, 2012)

Fueled by alcohol and legal brilliance, Michael Seeley once oversaw his law firm's most successful litigation. Until it all fell apart. Recklessness and overreach cost him his wife, his job, and likely the life...


Last Lawyer Standing

Kevin Corvelli #3

by Douglas Corleone St. Martin's Press (August 21, 2012)

Defense attorney Kevin Corvelli fled from New York to Hawaii after the sensational death of one of his clients three years ago. Now, in the wake of another client's death—a client Kevin had fallen in love...


Reversible Errors

Kindle County #6

by Scott Turow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 01, 2002)

A super-charged, exquisitely suspenseful novel about a vicious triple murder and the man condemned to die for it

Rommy "Squirrel" Gandolph is a Yellow Man, an inmate on death row for a 1991 triple murder in Kindle...


The Guilty Plea

Detective Greene #2

by Robert Rotenberg Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 05, 2011)

With The Guilty Plea, a gripping sequel to the international bestseller Old City Hall, Robert Rotenberg has delivered another sharp, suspenseful legal thriller with an explosive conclusion.

On the morning his...


The Laws of our Fathers

Kindle County #4

by Scott Turow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 11, 2010)

A drive-by shooting of an aging white woman at a gang-plagued Kindle County housing project sets in motion Scott Turow's intensely absorbing novel. With its riveting suspense and idelibly drawn characters, The...


Presumed Innocent

Kindle County #1

by Scott Turow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 31, 1986)

The novel that launched Turow's career as one of America's pre-eminent thriller writers tells the story of Rusty Sabicch, chief deputy prosecutor in a large Midwestern city. With three weeks to go in his boss'...


Personal Injuries

Kindle County #5

by Scott Turow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 31, 1999)

A gripping, suspenseful, deeply satisfying new novel about corruption, deceit, and love.

Robbie Feaver (pronounced "favor") is a charismatic personal injury lawyer with a high profile practice, a way with the...


Ordinary Heroes

by Scott Turow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 01, 2007)

Stewart Dubinsky knew his father had served in World War II. And he'd been told how David Dubin (as his father had Americanized the name that Stewart later reclaimed) had rescued Stewart's mother from the horror...


Pleading Guilty

Kindle County #3

by Scott Turow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 01, 2010)

The star litigator from a top-notch law firm has gone missing , along with 5.6 million dollars from a class-action settlement, and "Mack" Malloy, a foul-mouthed ex-cop and partner-on-the-wane must find both....


Old City Hall

Detective Greene #1

by Robert Rotenberg Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 30, 2010)

"Breathtaking . . . A tightly woven spiderweb of plot and a rich cast of characters make this a truly gripping read." —Jeffery Deaver, author of The Bodies Left Behind

It should be an open–and–shut case....


The Trial

by Larry D. Thompson St. Martin's Press (March 29, 2011)

A small town attorney is forced to battle a giant drug company in an attempt to save his daughter's life. She had volunteered for a clinical trial of a drug that both the company and the FDA knew was dangerous....


Bluebird Rising

by John Decure St. Martin's Press (December 15, 2003)

In this brooding, atmospheric mystery, John DeCure once again brings the seemingly disparate worlds of law and surfing together with engaging results. For J. Shepard, prosecuting attorney with the California...


The Burden of Proof

Kindle County #2

by Scott Turow Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 28, 2009)

Late one spring afternoon, Alejandro Stern, the brilliant defense lawyer from Presumed Innocent, comes home from a business trip to find that Clara, his wife of thirty years, has committed suicide. In this book,...