Silent Witness - Audio Cassette - Unabridged Author:T. J. Edwards, Richard North Patterson, Narrator Almost thirty years have passed since Tony Lord left Lake City. Thirty long years dedicated to putting the past -- the brutal murder of his girlfriend, Alison Taylor, and his own acquittal of the crime -- behind him. Married, a father, and a successful defense lawyer in San Francisco, Tony Lord has run as far from Lake City as he can. — But the p... more »hone call requesting his return -- and the circumstances surrounding it -- is enough to make the ghosts of Tony's past live again. The trigger is the murder of another young woman -- that of 16-year-old Lake City High School track star Marcie Calder, last seen alive with Sam Robb, her coach and Tony's childhood friend.
With this stunning new novel of psychological drama and suspense, Richard North Patterson has done it again. Silent Witness is a drama of rivalry and betrayal, the darkest recesses of love and friendship, and the tenacious grip of the past on all our lives.
Murder, suspense over 30 years. The initial murder takes place in 1967 when a small Midwestern town's star athlete is the suspect in the murder of his girlfriend. Almost thirty years latter he is an attorney and his best friend becomes his client in another murder. This is a great book to listen to on cassettes.