PLOT OR PREMISE
Travis Byrne is having a hard time. He traded his badge for a law degree and now most cops hate him. His courtroom opponent thinks he’s scum since he switched sides. And to prove her point, he’s just been appointed lawyer for Al Moroconi — all-round scumbag with mob ties.
WHAT I LIKED
Then Al breaks out of prison, shooting a guard in the process, and starts gunning for his lawyer who he thinks hasn’t done enough to help him. Add in the mob and some crooked FBI agents, and this story gets complicated real fast.
WHAT I DIDN’T LIKE
It has the feel of a fish-out-of-water TV-movie and never quite pays off.
THE BOTTOM LINE / TWEET
A fairly light read.
Legend: 1/5 Finished 2/5 Not bad 3/5 Good 4/5 Enjoyable 5/5 Excellent
I received no compensation, not even a free copy, in exchange for this review. I am not personal friends with the author, nor do I follow him on social media.
- Year of Release: 1995
- Publisher: Ballantine Books
- ISBN/ASIN: 978-0345386830
- Series: Stand-alone
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