Conviction

Conviction

A Novel

Book - 2005
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When the body of nine-year old Thuy Sen is found in the San Francisco Bay, the police quickly charge brothers Rennell and Payton Price with her grisly murder. A jury, abetted by an incompetent defense lawyer, is quick to find the men guilty - and sentences them to die for their crimes. This is the harrowing story of a possibly innocent man, the labyrinthine politics of death row, and one lawyer's personal and professional crisis.
Publisher: New York : Random House, c2005
Edition: 1st ed
Description: 465 p. ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9780345450197
0345450191
Branch Call Number: Patt

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chgarland
Dec 25, 2010

I read this years ago and it pretty much put me off Richard North Patterson, who I had previously enjoyed. Of course I skipped books involving his tiresome obsession with the Kennedys, but this one, with its one-sided politics, its lack of nuance, its utter lack of perspective, was the last one of his I bothered to read.

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slarsen
Dec 24, 2010

Love a "can't put it down" book! This is one of those. Thank yoou Richard north Patterson.

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