Missing Justice by Alafair Burke available soon at the marvellous BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Orion, 2004, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: Deputy DA Samantha Kincaid is back to work after an attempt on her life and a promotion into the Major Crimes Unit. When the husband of Portland judge Clarissa Easterbrook reports her missing, and Samantha is called out on the case, she assumes her only job is to make the district attorney look good until the judge reappears none the worse. When the police discover evidence of foul play, however, Samantha finds herself unearthing secrets that Clarissa had wanted to stay hidden, the lingering personal tolls of a crime that occurred decades ago, and corruption at the highest levels of the citys power structure. Her quest for justice could cost her not only her job, but her life
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Navy Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 354 pages. 9½” x 6¼”.