The Wine of Life Author:Lesley L. A. attorney Jesse Falkenstein--last seen in Lesley Egan's Little Boy Lost--is about to tackle the toughest case of his career in THE WINE OF LIFE, a dangerously suspenseful thriller of family intrigue and deception. — For Robert Kinsolving, it's a simple matter of taking care of business. Healthy, studious, and well adjusted, he comes to Falk... more »enstein to have his will drawn up. A simple business matter...until three days later when he fails to come by to sign the document, and is discovered in his apartment--with a bullet in his head.
The police classify it as a suicide, but Falkenstein disagrees: why would a man, in the prime of life, go out of his way to make out a will, and kill himself before signing it?
Setting out to find the answers Falkenstein digs deep into his client's past, uncovering a shocking scandal, an illegitimate birth, and the twenty-year-old murder of a Hollywood movie queen. And, as the mystery unfolds, opening old scars of envy, bitterness, and greed, the counselor discovers that the tell-tale evidence he is looking for has been right under his nose all the time--evidence that could very well hold the key to the curious puzzle of Robert Kinsolving's life...and death.« less