Running from the Law Author:Lisa Scottoline, Harpercollins Whether it's poker or trial law, wisecracking Rita Morrone plays to win, especially when she takes on the defense of the Honorable Fiske Hamilton, a prominent federal judge accused of sexual harassment. And it's no coincidence that the judge is her live-in lover's father. Then the action turns deadly, and Rita finds herself at the center of a mu... more »rder case. She probes deep into the murder, uncovering a secret life and suspects in shocking places. When the killer viciously ups the ante, Rita decides to end this lethal game. She lays it all on the line for the highest stakes ever--her life.« less
The reviews say it all - "Filled with fast-paced action, tantalizing plot twists, and the unforgettable Rita Marrone. A completely satisfying novel of suspense and human drama." Wisecracking Rita Morrone plays to win, whether it's poke or trial law. She defends a prominent federal judge accused of sexual harassment - and the judge just happens to be her boyfriend's father. But all bets are of when the case turns deadly and Rita finds herself at the center of a murder. Never one to bluff, she probes deep into the crime, uncovering a secret life and suspects in shocking places. To end this killer's game, Rita has got to lay it all on the line for the highest stakes ever.