A federal prosecutor, the nemesis of Washington elite, is murdered at a fancy Bayou urban inn. His spouse is located with the gun on the scene and her purpose is clear -- he did her flawed and he or she stuck him within the act. The spouse is arrested fast.
Perhaps too quick, Assistant District lawyer Virginia Rodriguez quickly realizes, yet a dismissal isn’t that easy. strong humans desire a conviction and greater than Virginia’s occupation is at the line -- calculating killers have extra her identify to their checklist. Virginia is sensible and sassy, and he or she can carry her personal opposed to Leo Zachmann, the high-profile safety legal professional who has taken up the wife’s reason. yet can she convey Texas justice in a case the place the fact is even more elusive than the proof?
Promises city can provide a wealthy mix of memorable characters, a desirable view of the two-sided look for fact in felony instances, an interesting secret, wry humor, and Virginia Rodriguez, a girl who has all of it -- a killer of a role, a baby and a puppy to feed, a home to maintain, provides to recollect, and no Prince fascinating in view.
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