Defending Jacob was actually hard for me to get into. A book about a father, DA, who is working the murder of a 14 year old boy when his own son becomes the prime suspect. Although it began slow and had a dull climax the ending I honestly did not see coming, which in turn, made the book worth reading. I'm a sucker for an unsuspected ending.
Crime of Privilege by Walter Walker | Random House of Canada ~ Just started this one but it's incredibly compelling, a great legal thriller with a hint of Dominick Dunne, John Grisham and yes, all the stories you hear about The Kennedy's ~ Jess
Greek myth and ugly truths are entwined throughout Scott Turow's 10th novel, "Identical." In 1982, during a Greek New Year picnic at the estate of powerful businessman and likely gubernatorial candidate Zeus Kronon, his daughter Dita (short for Aphrodite) is brutally murdered.