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Law Of Attraction by Allison Leotta

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Also by Allison Leotta:

The Last Good Girl, May 2016
Hardcover
A Good Killing, May 2015
Hardcover
Discretion, July 2014
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Speak Of The Devil, August 2013
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Discretion, July 2012
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Law Of Attraction, October 2010
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Law Of Attraction
Allison Leotta

A Novel

Anna Curtis #1
Touchstone
October 2010
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Featuring: Laprea Johnson; Anna Curtis
288 pages
ISBN: 1439193843
EAN: 9781439193846
Kindle: B003VPWYBY
Hardcover / e-Book
$25.00
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Mystery | Thriller

As a newly minted Assistant U.S. Attorney in Washington, D.C., Anna Curtis has already developed thick skin to deal with the brutality she encounters with her daily stack of domestic violence cases. Yet when Laprea Johnson walks into Anna’s life—battered by her boyfriend on the morning after Valentine’s Day—there’s something about this particular case that Anna can’t quite shake, something that reminds the prosecutor of her own troubled past.

At the trial, Laprea makes a last-minute reversal, lying on the witness stand to free her boy-friend. Shortly after he is freed, Anna is horrified to hear that Laprea’s body has been found in a trash heap. Hastily assigned to prosecute the murder case alongside intimidating chief homicide prosecutor Jack Bailey, Anna’s heart sinks when she learns that her own boyfriend, public defender Nick Wagner, is representing the accused.

Torn between bringing the killer to justice and saving her personal life, Anna makes a series of choices that jeopardizes her career, her relationships, and her very life as she uncovers the shocking truth behind the murder. Weaving expert knowledge with deft storytelling, federal sex-crimes prosecutor and Harvard Law School graduate Allison Leotta takes readers on a thrilling ride through D.C.’s criminal justice system. From the back rooms of the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the flirtations and machinations of Washington’s Ivy League lawyers to the struggles of its poorest citizens on the gritty streets of Anacostia, Law of Attraction is a gripping debut from an exciting new talent.

Anna Curtis

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