Murder One

Murder One

A Novel

Book - 2011
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A year after the murder of his wife, attorney David Sloane reconnects with former adversary Barclay Reid, who upon losing her daughter to a drug overdose has launched a campaign against Russian drug trafficking, only to be accused of murdering a dealer.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011
Edition: 1st Touchstone hardcover ed
ISBN: 9781451606690
Characteristics: 374 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Murder 1
Call Number: DUGONI, R


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Feb 12, 2019

First time with this author. Absolutely loved his characters! Will continue to read his books for sure.

Oct 05, 2018

How I love this series! The crossover with the Tracy Crosswhite series was fantastic. I also loved that Charlie and Alex were so involved in this book. The courtroom scenes were fascinating. Honestly, Robert Dugoni writes the best courtroom scenes of any author! The crime scene clues were fascinating, as well. Totally believable. I can't wait to read the next book!!!

Jul 21, 2015

This is a terrific (legal) read and as promised, it delivers enough twists and turns to make you dizzy. The characters are very well developed and even if you hadn't read Dugoni before, no worries; you will want to catch up on his other books. I read it in one sitting; couldn't put it down. This guy can write and Murder One would make a superb movie.

ChristchurchLib Oct 14, 2013

"In this 4th book in the series starring Seattle attorney David Sloane, he's returned to work a year after the murder of his wife. At his first public event, he's approached by Barclay Reid, a fellow lawyer who's mourning the drug-related death of her daughter. Barclay wants David to represent her in a case against the Russian dealer she believes caused her daughter's death, and everything is moving along fine until the dealer is found dead - and Barclay is accused of his murder. With a clever plot and well-developed characters, Robert Dugoni should be a shoe-in for fans of Scott Turow." Thrillers and Suspense October 2013 newsletter

mrsgail5756 Jun 14, 2012

The book was okay – but not one of my favorites.

May 12, 2012

This is my favourite book by Dugoni. The plot is developed extremely well, with strong and believable characters, good dialogue, and a writing style that lends itself to make the reader stay up much longer than intended not wanting to put the book down


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