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The burning plain

Author: Michael Nava
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [1997] ©1997
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Still reeling after the death of his former lover, criminal defense lawyer Henry Rios unwisely falls for a young actor whom he had successfully defended on trumped-up burglary charges. But just hours after a date with Rios, the man is brutally murdered -- and the trail of circumstantial evidence leads an unscrupulous police detective to Rios' doorstep. And when a second young man, and then a third, are found dead,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Legal fiction (Literature)
Thrillers (Fiction)
Mystery fiction
Legal stories
Mystery and detective fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nava, Michael.
Burning plain.
New York : Putnam, ©1997
(OCoLC)647014365
Named Person: Henry Rios, (Fictitious character); Henry Rios, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Nava
ISBN: 0399143106 9780399143106
OCLC Number: 37226804
Description: 305 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Michael Nava.

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Still reeling after the death of his former lover, criminal defense lawyer Henry Rios unwisely falls for a young actor whom he had successfully defended on trumped-up burglary charges. But just hours after a date with Rios, the man is brutally murdered -- and the trail of circumstantial evidence leads an unscrupulous police detective to Rios' doorstep. And when a second young man, and then a third, are found dead, Rios must fight not only to exonerate himself, but to save his very life. --

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