As an Assistant District Attorney for Suffolk County and an old-money native of the South Fork of Long Island, Francis Pratt has proved herself a skillful lawyer. But nothing she has ever done could prepare her for the intrigue she becomes embroiled in upon the murder of a close relative. During the grueling search for the killer, Francis is forced to confront a family history which has divided those she holds most dear, and, ultimately, to expose the darker side of a community that has gone to great lengths to maintain its idyllic facade. MISFORTUNE is a whirlwind tour of one of America's wealthiest communities that offers glimpses into the less than fairy-tale-like lives of its inhabitants.He hadna#39;t meant touseitto purchase anew Range Rover, a condominium inBoca Raton, ora twentyfivefoot Grady White motorboat ... The problem Frances perceived wasthatAvery could have beenone of JudgeCohena#39;s own corporateclients.
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2008-11-15|