Henry Rios is introduced as a troubled San Francisco public defender battling alcoholism and burnout. While investigating the murder of an old friend, he traces clues back to the manís own wealthy family. It is here that we first encounter Henry Riosís struggle to maintain his faith in a legal system caught between justice and corruption, a theme that will continue throughout the series.
Original title: The Little Death
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Legal Thriller
Fiction→ Gay & Lesbian→ Gay Male