Law of Attraction

Law of Attraction

A Novel

Book - 2010
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"As a newly minted Assistant U.S. Attorney in Washington, D.C., Anna Curtis has already developed thick skin to deal with the brutality she encounters with her daily stack of domestic violence cases. Yet when Laprea Johnson walks into Anna's life -- battered by her boyfriend on the morning after Valentine's Day -- there's something about this particular case that Anna can't quite shake, something that reminds the prosecutor of her own troubled past. At the trial, Laprea makes a last-minute reversal, lying on the witness stand to free her boyfriend. Shortly after he is freed, Anna is horrified to hear that Laprea's body has been found in a trash heap. Hastily assigned to prosecute the murder case alongside intimidating chief homicide prosecutor Jack Bailey, Anna's heart sinks when she learns that her own boyfriend, public defender Nick Wagner, is representing the accused. Torn between bringing the killer to justice and saving her personal life, Anna makes a series of choices that jeopardizes her career, her relationships, and her very life as she uncovers the shocking truth behind the murder."--Inside jacket.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2010
ISBN: 9781476793702
Characteristics: 279 p. ; 24 cm


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Oct 06, 2011

Very predictable legal thriller and I gave up on it. There are too many books like this already written.

Jul 12, 2011

Great page-turner for summer reading! A domestic violence case with surprises, along with romance and suspense. A well-written debut.

books_oh_my Apr 08, 2011

Quick but satisfying read...lookin' forward to her next book!

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