Joseph Finder's High Crimes PDF

By Joseph Finder

ISBN-10: 1429928522

ISBN-13: 9781429928526

Meet Claire Heller Chapman. A felony safety lawyer who's made a reputation for herself via taking on—and winning—the hardest circumstances, Claire nonetheless manages to have a comparatively calm existence as a Harvard legislation university professor, committed spouse, and proud mom to six-year-old Annie. until eventually one evening, while the kin is out having dinner, a group of presidency brokers bursts onto the scene...heading immediately for Claire's husband.

Tom Chapman has been arrested for an atrocious crime he swears he didn't devote. Claire is wanting to think him—and turn out his innocence—even while she learns that Tom as soon as had a special identify. And a unique face. Now, in a top-secret court-martial performed via the Pentagon, Claire will placed every little thing at the line to shield the fellow she loves. yet because the facts retains piling up, the fewer she is aware who her husband rather is...and the extra he seems to be a cold-blooded assassin.

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Ich habe schon mit den Kindern gesprochen», sagte Sara, auch wenn «Kinder» irreführend war. Das jüngste Kind der Verstorbenen war fast dreißig Jahre älter als Sara. » �Schön», sagte Jeffrey und unterschrieb auf der letzten Seite. Dann warf er den Bericht auf die Ecke des Tischs und steckte die Kappe auf seinen Stift. » Sara zuckte die Achseln, sie wusste nicht, was sie antworten sollte. Die Beziehung zu ihrer Schwester schien genauso den Bach runterzugehen wie die mit Jeffrey. » Er lehnte sich in seinem Stuhl zurück.

Die Zufahrtsstraße des College wurde vom Chevy der Campus-Security abgeriegelt, doch der Möchtegerncop, der in dem Wagen sitzen sollte, war nirgends zu sehen. Lena stand auf dem Bürgersteig und blickte die Straße hinunter. Fast rechnete sie damit, Steppenläufer vorbeiwehen zu sehen. Das Schaufenster der Reinigung war dunkel getönt, sodass sich selbst aus nächster Nähe kaum etwas im Innern erkennen ließ. Lena nahm an, dass Jeffrey hier die Kommandozentrale eingerichtet hatte. Hinter dem Gefängnis war nur der Parkplatz, und die Gefangenen hatten die Türen mit Sicherheit längst verbarrikadiert.

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