This title was nominated by the Mystery Writers of America for an Edgar Award.
Lisa Scottoline has written seven legal thrillers (Moment of Truth, her seventh, will be published in 2000). All of Lisa's books draw on her experience as a trial lawyer A native Philadelphian, she lives with her family in the Philadelphia area.
'Lisa Scottoline has done the impossible: creating a first novel that is an irresistible page-turner and is also teeming with unforgettable characters.' Eric Lustbader 'A smart, savvy heroine... You'll root for Mary from the start of this page turner that whips through legal labyrinths and emotional mazes.' Nora Roberts 'Scottoline is wickedly funny... The outcome is Mary Higgins Clark meets Susan Isaacs meets John Grisham' Philadelphia Magazine