Wrongful Death

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Wrongful Death

By Robert Dugoni; Dan John Miller (Read by)

Brilliance Corporation, Compact Disc, 9781423387176

Publication Date: April 7, 2009

Description
Just minutes after winning a $1.6 million wrongful-death verdict, attorney David Sloane confronts the one case that threatens to blemish his unbeaten record in the courtroom. Beverly Ford wants Sloane to sue the United States government and military in the mysterious death of her husband, James, a national guardsman killed in Iraq. While a decades-old military doctrine might make Ford's case impossible to win, Sloane, a former soldier himself, is compelled to find justice for the widow and her four children in what is certain to become the biggest challenge of his career. Sloane calls on his friend, reclusive former CIA agent Charles Jenkins, to track down the other men serving with Ford the night he died. Alarmingly, two of the four who returned home alive didn't stay that way for long, and though the mission's wheelchairbound commander now works for a civilian contractor, he refuses to talk. The final -- and youngest -- soldier is also the most elusive, but he's their only shot at discovering the truth -- if Sloane and Jenkins can keep him alive long enough to tell it. Sloane must race to uncover what really happened on that fatal mission, not only to bring justice to a family wronged but to keep himself and the people closest to him from becoming the next casualties....


About the Author
Robert Dugoni is the critically acclaimed bestselling author of nine thrillers. My Sister s Grave, the first book in the Tracy Crosswhite series, became a #1 Amazon bestseller and a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller. The popular series includes Her Final Breath and the short stories The Academy and Third Watch. Dugoni s first novel, The Jury Master, made the New York Times bestseller list and launched the popular David Sloane series, which includes Wrongful Death, Bodily Harm, Murder One, and The Conviction. Dugoni s books have been likened to those of Scott Turow and Nelson DeMille, and he has been hailed as the undisputed king of the legal thriller and the heir to Grisham s literary throne.

Dan John Miller is an American actor and musician. In the Oscar-winning "Walk the Line", he starred as Johnny Cash s guitarist and best friend, Luther Perkins, and has also appeared in George Clooney s "Leatherheads "and "My One and Only", with Renee Zellweger. An award-winning audiobook narrator, Dan has garnered multiple Audie Award nominations, has twice been named a Best Voice by "AudioFile "magazine, and has received several AudioFile Earphones Awards and a Listen-Up Award from "Publishers Weekly".