The Tenth Case

The Tenth Case

By Joseph Teller

Mira Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780778326052, 393pp.

Publication Date: September 23, 2008

Description

Criminal defense attorney Harrison J. Walker, better known as Jaywalker, has just been suspended for using "creative" tactics and receiving "gratitude" in the courtroom stairwell from a client charged with prostitution. Convincing the judge that his other clients are counting on him, Jaywalker is allowed to complete ten cases. But it's the last case that truly tests his abilitiesand his acquittal record.

Samara Mossyoung, petite and sexy as hellstabbed her husband in the heart. Or so everyone believes. Having married the elderly billionaire when she was an eighteen-year-old former prostitute, Samara appears to be the clich├ęd gold digger. But Jaywalker knows all too well that appearances can be deceiving. Who else could have killed the billionaire? Has Samara been framed? Or is Jaywalker just driven by his need to win his clients' casesand this particular client's undying gratitude?