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For the Defense

 
 
 
 
For the Defense
Author: Kate Wilhelm
ISBN 13: 9780345483287
ISBN 10: 345483286
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Fawcett
Publication Date: 1995-01-03
Format: Paperback
Pages: 480
List Price: $23.00
 
 

"IMPOSSIBLE TO PUT DOWN."
—Minneapolis Star Tribune

Teddy Wendover is a hulking twenty-eight-year-old with the mind of a child. An accident at eight left him severely retarded. But did it turn him into a cold-blooded killer?

Someone has bludgeoned Oregon congressman Harry Knecht to death. Knecht was the man who organized the ill-fated field trip that led to Teddy's injury.

Two more murders convince defense attorney Barbara Holloway that there's a broader circle of guilt. Before staging a dramatic courtroom performance, she must sift through dead ends, hearsay, and veiled clues—only to discover that truth is more dangerous than speculation . . . .

"AN UNQUALIFIED SUCCESS."
—Los Angeles Times Book Review

"AN ACTION-FILLED THRILLER . . . [with] suspense, action, and tough, intelligent characters."
—Booklist

"EXCELLENT."
—Chicago Tribune