Courting Trouble Author:Lisa Scottoline Anne Murphy is smart, gorgeous, and young, the red-headed rookie at the Philadelphia law firm of Rosato & Associates. She leaves town for the July 4th weekend to prepare for a high-profile trial, but when she buys her morning newspaper, her photo is plastered all over the front page. And the headline-Layer Murdered-supposedly refers to her. Anne... more » sets out to find her killer, playing dead in order to stay alive.
She quickly realizes that she'll have to trust people she barely knows-colleagues who hate her guts, a homicide squad who wants her out of the crime-fighting business, and a new love who inconveniently happens to be opposing counsel. But her knack for courting trouble makes it almost impossible for Anne to play well with others, defend the lawsuit, and fight her urge to sleep with the enemy. Then and unexpected event places her in lethal jeopardy and leaves her with everything to lose-including her life.« less