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The best defense

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New York : St. Martin's Press, 1994.
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342 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
Annex - Adult Fiction
Fiction Wilhelm
"ENGROSSING...Wilhelm provides suspense and excitement while adeptly portraying Barbara [Holloway] as a wily and sympathetic heroine." --Publishers Weekly The neighborhood in Eugene, Oregon, is blue-collar; the cafe holds only three tables and four booths. But it's the only place attorney Barbara Holloway feels both productive and peaceful. Laptop computer on the table, coffee refilled regularly by the cook, Barbara gets her work done and wants for nothing more...certainly not another explosive, emotionally devastating courtroom case. Until a woman comes to Barbara with a case she cannot refuse. The sister of "Baby Killer" Kennerman, the tale she tells is so terrifying that Barbara must act. What she unearths is a corrupt conspiracy that will allow a killer to walk away free. And when she finds herself up against a smear campaign of unimaginable proportions, Barbara Holloway realizes that even the best defense may not be enough.... "Better than any [courtroom dramas] I've read in years...Wilhelm has created an appealing and believable character in Barbara Holloway....The courtroom scenes are excellent, and narrative tension is maintained throughout the story." --Mystery News
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Sequel to: Death qualified.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wilhelm, K. (1994). The best defense. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wilhelm, Kate. 1994. The Best Defense. New York: St. Martin's Press.

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Wilhelm, Kate, The Best Defense. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994.

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Wilhelm, Kate. The Best Defense. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994. Print.

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