Corners slightly bumped, slight edge wear. Signed by author on title page, this copy is clean and tight and looks unread.
"When an elderly woman accused of murder asks Neil Hamel to defend her, the lawyer and sometime sleuth accepts, mainly because homicide is a lot more interesting than her usual real estate and divorce cases. The Albuquerque police say that Martha Conover intentionally ran over a young woman whose crushed body was found near Martha's dented car-the same young woman who had accidentally killed Martha's grandson exactly three years before. As Neil searches for the truth, she travels across the landscape of today's Southwest and deep into the pasts of both the victim and the accused, where answers lie side by side with even more troubling questions. . . and danger waits for those who ask."; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall; Signed by Author