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  • The quiet boy

    The quiet boy2021

    by Ben H. Winters

    (184)

    Summary: In 2008, a cheerful ambulance-chasing lawyer named Jay Shenk persuades the grieving Keener family to sue a private LA hospital. Their son Wesley has been transformed by a routine surgery into a kind...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WINTERS

    Location: New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • The unquiet grave : a novel

    The unquiet grave : a novel2017

    by Sharyn McCrumb

    Series: Ballad Series

    (2,244)

    Summary: "From New York Times bestselling author Sharyn McCrumb comes a finely wrought novel set in nineteenth-century West Virginia, based on the true story of one of the strangest murder trials in American...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCCRUMB

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Juror #3

    Juror #32018

    by James Patterson

    (11,931)

    Summary: Ruby Bozarth, a newcomer to Rosedale, Mississippi, is also fresh to the Mississippi Bar--and to the docket of Circuit Judge Baylor, who taps Ruby as defense counsel in a racially charged felony. The...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PATTERSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Juror #3 [large print]

    Juror #32018

    by James Patterson

    (12,028)

    Summary: Ruby Bozarth, a newcomer to Rosedale, Mississippi, is also fresh to the Mississippi Bar--and to the docket of Circuit Judge Baylor, who taps Ruby as defense counsel in a racially charged felony. The...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F PATTERSON

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Glass houses [large print]

    Glass houses2017

    by Louise Penny

    Series: Armand Gamache Three Pines Series - #13

    (45,583)

    Summary: "When a mysterious figure appears in Three Pines one cold November day, Armand Gamache and the rest of the villagers are at first curious. Then wary. Through rain and sleet, the figure stands...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F PENNY

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A book of American martyrs

    A book of American martyrs2017

    by Joyce Carol Oates

    (3,938)

    Summary: When evangelical Luther Dunphy assassinates abortion doctor Augustus Voorhees, the two grieving families find their lives intricately linked.

    BOOK

    Call #: F OATES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Glass houses

    Glass houses2017

    by Louise Penny

    Series: Armand Gamache Three Pines Series - #13

    (45,720)

    Summary: "When a mysterious figure appears in Three Pines one cold November day, Armand Gamache and the rest of the villagers are at first curious. Then wary. Through rain and sleet, the figure stands...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PENNY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The mother : a novel

    The mother : a novel2016

    by Yvvette Edwards

    (662)

    Summary: A mother tries to cope with the death of her murdered teen after learning disturbing truths about the killer's dysfunctional family.

    BOOK

    Call #: F EDWARDS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • His bloody project : documents relating to the case of Roderick Macrae. A historical thriller
    Staff Pick

    His bloody project : documents relating to the case of Roderick Macrae. A historical thriller2017

    by Graeme Macrae Burnet

    (28,818)

    Summary: "A brutal triple murder in a remote Scottish farming community in 1869 leads to the arrest of seventeen-year-old Roderick Macrae. There is no question that Macrae committed this terrible act. What...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F BURNET

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 19 details

  • Under fire

    Under fire2011

    by Margaret McLean

    Series: Annie Fitzgerald Series

    (85)

    Summary: A Boston firefighter is shot and killed in the line of duty while rescuing Amina Diallo and her fifteen-year-old son, Malick, from their burning store. Diallo, a Senegalese Muslim immigrant, is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCLEAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • House of correction

    House of correction2020

    by Nicci French

    (4,623)

    Summary: Okeham, England. Tabitha is in prison awaiting trial for murder. She'd only recently moved back to her childhood hometown, and she can't remember what happened on December 21st. Her entire life is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FRENCH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The law of innocence

    The law of innocence2020

    by Michael Connelly

    Series: Mickey Haller Novels - #6

    (33,024)

    Summary: Defense attorney Mickey Haller is pulled over by police, who find the body of a client in the trunk of his Lincoln. Haller is charged with murder and can't make the exorbitant $5 million bail slapped...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CONNELLY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 3 details

  • The law of innocence [large print]

    The law of innocence2020

    by Michael Connelly

    Series: Mickey Haller Novels - #6

    (33,024)

    Summary: Defense attorney Mickey Haller is pulled over by police, who find the body of a client in the trunk of his Lincoln. Haller is charged with murder and can't make the exorbitant $5 million bail slapped...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F CONNELLY

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The gods of guilt : a novel

    The gods of guilt : a novel2013

    by Michael Connelly

    Series: Mickey Haller Series - #5

    (47,423)

    Summary: Mickey Haller gets the text, "Call me ASAP - 187," and the California penal code for murder immediately gets his attention. Murder cases have the highest stakes and the biggest paydays, and they...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CONNELLY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All eyes on her

    All eyes on her2020

    by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn

    (1,371)

    Summary: A girl and a boy went into the woods. The girl carried a picnic basket. The boy wore bright yellow running shoes. The girl found her way out, but the boy never did. Everyone thinks they know what...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F FLYNN

    Location: New YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • First degree

    First degree2004

    by David Rosenfelt

    Series: Andy Carpenter Novels - #2

    (6,854)

    Summary: No one can separate defense attorney Andy Carpenter from his golden retriever, Tara, who stands loyally beside him through every investigation, no matter how dangerous or puzzling -- and he is about...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB ROS

    Location: New Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Eye of the beholder

    Eye of the beholder2007

    by David Ellis

    (931)

    BOOK

    Call #: F ELLIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The trial

    The trial2016

    by James Patterson

    (9,961)

    Summary: "An accused murderer called Kingfisher is about to go on trial for his life. Or is he? By unleashing unexpected violence on the lawyers, jurors, and police involved in the case, he has paralyzed the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB PAT

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Capitol murder : a novel

    Capitol murder : a novel2006

    by William Bernhardt

    Series: Ben Kincaid Series

    (721)

    BOOK

    Call #: F BERNHARDT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • School judgment. Book 1, The Suzuki murder and dismemberment case

    School judgment. Book 1, The Suzuki murder and dismemberment case2016

    by Nobuaki Enoki

    Series: School Judgment

    (237)

    Summary: "At Tenbin Elementary, there is only one way to settle a dispute--in a court of law! All quarrels bypass the teachers and are settled by some of the best lawyers in the country ... who also happen to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL SCH

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The vendetta defense

    The vendetta defense2001

    by Lisa Scottoline

    Series: Rosato And Associates Series - #k.6

    (7,895)

    Summary: "When "Pigeon Tony" an elderly pigeon racer is arrested for the murder of his lifelong enemy Angelo Coluzzi, the Coluzzi's family seek revenge on Pigeon Tony and his lawyer Judy Carrier." -- Goodreads.com

    BOOK

    Call #: F SCOTTOLINE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mistaken identity

    Mistaken identity1999

    by Lisa Scottoline

    Series: Rosato And Associates Series - #k.4

    (8,861)

    Summary: "Bennie Rosato, the head of her own law firm, specializes in police misconduct cases. However, nothing can prepare her for a meeting with her new client, Alice Connolly. Accused of murdering her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SCOTTOLINE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Accidents of providence

    Accidents of providence2012

    by Stacia M Brown

    (893)

    Summary: "It is 1649. King Charles has been beheaded for treason. Amid civil war, Cromwell's army is running the country. The Levellers, a small faction of political agitators, are calling for rights to the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BROWN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Snow falling on cedars

    Snow falling on cedars1995

    by David Guterson

    (172,171)

    Summary: "San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But in 1954 a local fisherman is found suspiciously drowned, and a Japanese...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GUTERSON

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The last trial

    The last trial2020

    by Scott Turow

    Series: Kindle County Novels - #11

    (8,041)

    Summary: At 85 years old, Alejandro "Sandy" Stern, a brilliant defense lawyer with his health failing but spirit intact, is on the brink of retirement. But when his old friend Dr. Kiril Pafko, a former Nobel...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F TUROW

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Play dead

    Play dead2007

    by David Rosenfelt

    Series: Andy Carpenter Series

    (5,262)

    Summary: "Author David Rosenfelt's hero, Andy Carpenter, plunges into a high-profile murder case with a golden retriever as his key witness"--Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ROSENFELT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A Christmas garland : a novel

    A Christmas garland : a novel2012

    by Anne Perry

    Series: Christmas Stories Series - #10

    (1,455)

    Summary: In 1857 India, young Lieutenant Victor Narraway, with the help of two small children and a Christmas garland, defends a British medical orderly throughout a murder investigation.

    BOOK

    Call #: F PERRY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Under oath

    Under oath2012

    by Margaret McLean

    (54)

    Summary: When a gangster from an insular Boston neighborhood is charged with murder, prosecutor Annie Fitzgerald tries to crack the region's code of silence while battling a criminal defense attorney who counters her every measure.

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCLEAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The devil amongst the lawyers : a ballad novel

    The devil amongst the lawyers : a ballad novel2010

    by Sharyn McCrumb

    Series: Ballad Series

    (1,633)

    Summary: In the wake of a sensationalized 1934 trial involving an Appalachian Virginia teacher's alleged murder of her tyrant father, novice journalist Carl Jennings is denounced by a greedy media determined...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCCRUMB

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Four blind mice [large print] : a novel

    Four blind mice : a novel2002

    by James Patterson

    Series: Alex Cross Series - #8

    (45,518)

    Summary: With his resignation from the Washington Police interrupted by a case involving a friend who has been framed for murder, Alex Cross and partner John Sampson journey across military lines to confront...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F PATTERSON

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Four blind mice : a novel

    Four blind mice : a novel2002

    by James Patterson

    Series: Alex Cross Series - #8

    (45,518)

    Summary: With his resignation from the Washington Police interrupted by a case involving a friend who has been framed for murder, Alex Cross and partner John Sampson journey across military lines to confront...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PATTERSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Four blind mice

    Four blind mice2003

    by James Patterson

    Series: Alex Cross Series - #8

    (45,720)

    Summary: With his resignation from the Washington Police interrupted by a case involving a friend who has been framed for murder, Alex Cross and partner John Sampson journey across military lines to confront...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB PAT

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Native son

    Native son2005

    by Richard Wright

    (93,470)

    Summary: Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of this young black...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WRIGHT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • School judgment. Book 3. Beginning of the end

    School judgment. Book 3. Beginning of the end2016

    by Nobuaki Enoki

    Series: School Judgment

    (94)

    Summary: "At Tenbin Elementary, there is only one way to settle a dispute--in a court of law! All quarrels bypass the teachers and are settled by some of the best lawyers in the country ... who also happen to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL SCH

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The last plea bargain

    The last plea bargain2012

    by Randy Singer

    (1,293)

    Summary: Plea bargains may grease the rails of justice, but for Jamie Brock, prosecuting criminals is not about cutting deals. In her three years as assistant DA, she's never plea-bargained a case and vows...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SINGER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The secret lives of dentists : a novel

    The secret lives of dentists : a novel2021

    by W. A. Winter

    (10)

    Summary: In 1955, small-town girls flock to Minneapolis for work, love, and adventure. But Teresa Hickman, from Dollar, North Dakota, is a special case. Beguiling. Promiscuous. And, on a chilly April morning,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WINTER

    Location: New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Cimarron rose : a novel

    Cimarron rose : a novel1997

    by James Lee Burke

    Series: Billy Bob Holland Series

    (3,831)

    Summary: "Texas attorney and former Texas Ranger Billy Bob Holland has many secrets in his dark past. Among them is Vernon Smothers's son Lucas, a now-teenaged boy about whom only Vernon and Billy Bob know...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BURKE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • As time goes by : a novel

    As time goes by : a novel2016

    by Mary Higgins Clark

    Series: Alvirah And Willy Series

    (10,826)

    Summary: "In this exciting thriller from Mary Higgins Clark, the #1 New York Times bestselling 'Queen of Suspense,' a news reporter tries to find her birth mother just as she is assigned to cover the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CLARK

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The holdout : a novel

    The holdout : a novel2020

    by Graham Moore

    (22,569)

    Summary: "It's the most sensational case of the decade. Fifteen-year-old Jessica Silver, heiress to a billion-dollar real estate fortune, vanishes on her way home from school. Her teacher Bobby Nock, a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MOORE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • As time goes by [large print]

    As time goes by2016

    by Mary Higgins Clark

    Series: Alvirah And Willy Series

    (10,826)

    Summary: "In this exciting thriller from Mary Higgins Clark, the #1 New York Times bestselling "Queen of Suspense," a news reporter tries to find her birth mother just as she is assigned to cover the...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F CLARK

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details