Reader's Digest Select Editions Vol 2 2009 - The Brass Verdict / Crossroads / Guilty / Hannah's Dream Author:Reader's Digest, Michael Connelly, Belva Plain, Karen Robards, and Diane Hammond THE BRASS VERDICT BY MICHAEL CONNELLY: Things are looking up for defense attorney Michey Haller. When Hollywood lawyer Jerry Vincent is murdered, Haller inherits his clients, including a prominent studio executive accused of murdering his wife and her lover. But as Haller prepares for the case that could launch him into the big time, he learns t... more »hat Vincent's killer may be coming for him next...
CROSSROADS BY BELVA PLAIN: No one knows jealousy better than the socially awkward Gwen Wright. She's envious of the dazzlingly beautiful Jewel Fairbanks, who in turn envies Gwen's wealth and privilege. When a secret about Gwen falls into Jewel's hands, Jewel wonders if she's finally been handed the one thing Gwen can't have-power over the past.
GUILTY BY KAREN ROBARDS: Whatever it takes-that's what Kate Whitewill do to secure a normal life for herself and her nine year old son. But Kate, an ambitious prosecutor, has a secret that threatens to derail it all, a secret that explodes one day in a bloody courtroom confrontation. As police detective Tom Braga closes in on the truth, Kate has nowhere to turn-except, maybe, to Tom himself.
HANNAH'S DREAM BY DIANE HAMMOND: Everyone loves Hannah, the Asian elephant who is the star attration at the struggling Max L. Biedelman Zoo. But Hannah is lonely. She has a caring keeper and adoring fans, but what an elephant really dreams of is other elephants. In this touching tale that mixes humor and heart, a motley group of admirers conspires to find her a new home, even though it may be impossible for Hannah's dream to ever come true.« less