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The local / Joey Hartstone.

Hartstone, Joey, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9780385547819
  • Physical Description: 309 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2022]

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Summary, etc.:
The town of "Marshall is flooded with patent lawyers, all of whom find work being the local voice for the big-city legal teams that need to sway a small-town jury. One of the best is James Euchre. Euchre's new client is Amir Zawar, a ... CEO forced to defend his life's work against a software patent infringement. Late one night, after a heated confrontation in a preliminary hearing, Judge Gardner is found murdered in the courthouse parking lot. All signs point to Zawar--he has motive, he has opportunity, and he has no alibi. Moreover, he is an outsider, a ... Pakistani-American businessman, the son of immigrants, who stands accused of killing a ... hometown hero. Zawar claims his innocence, and demands that Euchre defend him"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Attorney and client > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Pakistani Americans > Fiction.
Patents > Fiction.
Trials (Murder) > Fiction.
Texas, East > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Legal fiction (Literature)

Available copies

  • 1 of 4 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.


  • 1 current hold with 4 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Festus Public Library Fic Hartstone (Text) 32017000082785 New Adult Books Checked out 07/06/2022

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