Winston Patrick, a successful lawyer but dissatisfied with his career defending the downtrodden of Vancouveras criminal world, trades in the courtroom for the high school classroom. Soon Winstonas past life meets his present when a student accuses a fellow colleague of a teacher-student love affair. Reluctantly, Winston agrees to provide legal defence, but the case takes an even uglier turn: the student is murdered, making her alleged lover the prime suspect. And this is no ordinary student. With her family connections reaching as high as the Prime Ministeras office, Winston and his friend Detective Andrea Pearson find themselves immersed in a murder investigation that could cause an international incident, if it doesnat cost Winston his own life first.The sheer force of firing a Glock 9mm semi-automatic pistol at close range would surely make it difficult for a suicide victim to hold on to his or her firearm. Still, the forensics people had found the gun very close to Carl, and it had his fingerprints anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Dundurn - 2006-10-01|