Dirty Blonde (Mass Market Paperbound)

By Lisa Scottoline

HarperCollins Publishers, 9780060742911, 430pp.

Publication Date: January 30, 2007



Cate Fante is strong and sexy and wears designer suits like overpriced armor. She's just become a judge but leads a dark double life that she hides from everyone.

Her cover is blown when a high-profile case in her courtroom takes a stunning turn. Overnight the tabloids tell her secret, her boyfriend dumps her, and her new career hangs in tatters. But Cate's troubles are only beginning. An enemy no one anticipated sends her running for her life, and she'll have to fight her way back to the truth . . . or die trying.

Praise For Dirty Blonde

“Compelling...sure-footed mastery”
-Kirkus Reviews

“Compelling...the fast pace and ever-increasing tension will keep readers turning the pages.”
-Publishers Weekly

“Scottoline...renders snappy dialogue and vivid descriptions of her native Pennsylvania in this engaging...suspense about consequences and truths.”

“Assured way with dialogue.”
-Entertainment Weekly

“Another winner...[a] fast-paced, entertaining yarn....Scottoline is a pro. She knows how to keep the pages turning.”
-Philadelphia Inquirer

-Seattle Times

“[An] explosive novel about legal entanglements that is hard to resist.”
-Orlando Sentinel

“Breathless thriller...If a good roller-coaster is what you want, step up and have your ticket punched.”