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  • 8 of 21 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Easton Public Library.

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10 current holds with 21 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Easton Public Library FIC MORRIS, WANDA M. (Text to phone) 37777123607905 Adult New Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063204331
  • ISBN: 0063204339
  • ISBN: 9780063205635
  • ISBN: 0063205637
  • Physical Description: 374 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2021]

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Ellice Littlejohn seemingly has it all: an Ivy League law degree, a well-paying job as a corporate attorney in midtown Atlanta, great friends, and a "for fun" relationship with a rich, charming executive, who just happens to be her white boss. But everything changes one cold January morning when Ellice arrives in the executive suite and finds him dead with a gunshot to his head. And then she walks away as nothing has happened. Why? Ellice has been keeping a cache of dark secrets, including a small-town past and a kid brother who's spent time on the other side of the law. She can't be thrust into the spotlight, again. But instead of grieving this tragedy, people are gossiping, the police are getting suspicious, and Ellice, the company's lone black attorney, is promoted to replace her boss. While the opportunity is a dream come true, Ellice just can't shake the feeling that something is off. When she uncovers shady dealings inside the company, Ellice is trapped in an impossible ethical and moral dilemma. Suddenly, Ellice's past and present lives collide as she launches into a pulse-pounding race to protect the brother she tried to save years ago and stop a conspiracy far more sinister than she could have ever imagined.
Subject: Corporate lawyers > Fiction.
Women lawyers > Fiction.
African American women > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Executives > Crimes against > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Law firms > Corrupt practices > Fiction.
Racism in the workplace > Fiction.
Atlanta (Ga.) > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Legal fiction (Literature)

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