Late one October night Justice Abe Rosenberg, at ninety-one the Supreme Court's Liberal legend, is shot to death in his Georgetown home. Two hours later Glenn Jensen, the Court's youngest and most conservative justice, is strangled. The country is stunned; the FBI has no clues. But Darby Shaw, a brilliant law student at Tulane, thinks she has the answer.
Original title: The Pelican Brief
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Legal Thriller
- Cover blurb: "Her only crime was the truth..."
- To my reading committee: Renée, my wife and unofficial editor; my sisters, Bethe Bryant adn Wendy Grisham; my mother-in-law, Lib Jones; and my friend and co-conspirator, Bill Ballard