- ISBN: 9780316145459 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2006.
|Summary, etc.:|| Montauk lawyer Tom Dunleavy's client list is woefully small - occasional real estate closings barely keep him in paper clips. When he is hired to defend a local man accused in a triple murder that has the East Hampton world in an uproar, he knows that he has found the case of his lifetime. The crime turns the glittering playground for the super-rich into a blazing inferno. Dunleavy's client is a local hero, but Dunleavy knows the case rests atop a volcano of money, deception, and forbidden desires. His client is the perfect fall guy - unless he can find the key that unlocks the secret rooms of the gilt-shrouded set. When Dunleavy is joined by his former flame, the savvy and well-connected attorney, Kate Costello, he believes he has a chance. But payback is a bitch - especially from the rich. The violent retaliations of billionaires threatened by his investigation exceed anything Dunleavy has ever seen. With the entire nation's eyes on him in a new Trial of the ...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.3 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2006. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 733 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1525 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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