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By Jean Hanff Korelitz

ISBN-10: 0451188713

ISBN-13: 9780451188717

ISBN-10: 0517700611

ISBN-13: 9780517700617

As a bit lady climbs off a faculty bus at the higher East facet of recent York, a guy named Trent rushes from the shadows to stab her viciously, immediately turning into the city's most recent pariah and environment into movement an more and more strange chain of occurrences. At one finish of the chain is Sybylla Muldoon, the criminal reduction legal professional who needs to one way or the other conquer eyewitness bills, devastating forensic facts, and the brutal disfigurement of an blameless baby in her fight to guard Trent; on the different is the secret of why a formerly peaceable and rational guy should still abruptly dedicate such an abhorrent crime. Sybylla's customer could be inescapably accountable of the act, yet every little thing in regards to the case feels unaccountably flawed.

Raised to argue either side of something by way of her father, a conservative pass judgement on whom she adores while she rejects his politics, Sybylla is dedicated to the foundations of public safety yet starting to be more and more weary in its perform. Now as she readies Trent's case for trial, Sybylla makes a sequence of possible unrelated discoveries that bind jointly a thriving trial consulting company dealing solely with conservative prosecuting lawyers, a development of left out abductions between New York's homeless, a long-abandoned street of scientific study, and Sam, Sybylla's new colleague at criminal relief whom she falls for yet cannot fairly belief. in spite of everything, Trent's secret leads her to the very summit of the yankee criminal system—the affirmation hearings of a very best courtroom nominee—and to the guts of her circle of relatives historical past, until eventually Sybylla needs to think again nearly every thing she believes she is familiar with approximately her personal life.

With its pleasing protagonist and its well timed attention of juries, trial experts, and that elusive suggestion, justice, A Jury of Her Peers is a chilling novel in regards to the law—and those that search to deprave it.

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