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The law of revenge

Author: Theresa Collins
Publisher: New York : Ivy Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Fifteen years ago Alma Bashears fled Contrary, Kentucky severing her Appalachian roots to forget the memory of a brutal gang rape. Now she's a savvy attorney at a prestigious San Francisco law firm. But an urgent call from her estranged family has summoned her back to defend her kin. Alma's brother, Vernon, is charged with murdering a crafty, influential businessman. Yet Alma soon discovers that the prosecutor is
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Legal stories
Suspense fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theresa Collins
ISBN: 0804116849 9780804116848
OCLC Number: 37223228
Notes: "An Ivy book"--Title page verso.
Description: 340 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Tess Collins.

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"Fifteen years ago Alma Bashears fled Contrary, Kentucky severing her Appalachian roots to forget the memory of a brutal gang rape. Now she's a savvy attorney at a prestigious San Francisco law firm. But an urgent call from her estranged family has summoned her back to defend her kin. Alma's brother, Vernon, is charged with murdering a crafty, influential businessman. Yet Alma soon discovers that the prosecutor is also the boy who was responsible for her rape. Now a 'white-trash hollow girl' is about to dispense a little country justice."--

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