Jury Of One

Jury Of One Children S Rights Advocate Shelly Trotter Is Out Of Her Depth In Criminal Court, Defending A Teenager Accused Of Killing A Cop And When She Discovers That He May Be Her Own Son, Nothing Not Legal Ethics, Not Political Pressure Will Stop Her From Keeping Him Off Of Death Row. Maybe one should not read the book blurb here, because it contains spoilers that take away the element of surprise Or maybe that was the intended effect, after all I don t know In any case, even though there were many pages full of legal procedure references, the author was able to keep this story entertaining and captivating enough The character of Shelley Trotter was well defined and quite charismatic By that I mean, she was strong and independent and that is a trait I truly admire I app Maybe one should not read the book blurb here, because it contains spoilers that take away the element of surprise Or maybe that was the intended effect, after all I don t know In any case, even though there were many pages full of legal procedure references, the author was able to keep this story entertaining and captivating enough The character of Shelley Trotter was well defined and quite charismatic By that I mean, she was strong and independent and that is a trait I truly admire I applaud the author for portraying a realistic and genuine woman, who had not been defeated by her past, but had come out stronger What I particularly liked about Shelley was that she worked for the Law school and the Child Advocacy Project keeping children and teenagers in school, despite their small transgressions I also liked the nuance that was understood, that even though young people were forced or tempted to become delinquents, they were not all bad they h
Awesome book Plot twists and turns kept me guessing throughout the entire book I loved it Can t wait to readfrom this author David Ellis Eher Dreieinhalb Sterne, aufgerundet auf vier. If you like legal intrigue seasoned with a dash of politics, David Ellis is your guy I first discovered David Ellis when he co wrote a book with James Patterson that I particularly liked, and decided to check out his solo offerings Boy, am I glad that I did This is one of the most under rated authors of our times, and why he doesn t getnotice is anyone s guess.Jury of One centers around a female attorney named Shelley Trotter, who happens to be the daughter of the current Governor some If you like legal intrigue seasoned with a dash of politics, David Ellis is your guy I first discovered David Ellis when he co wrote a book with James Patterson that I particularly liked, and decided to check out his solo offerings Boy, am I glad that I did This is one of the most under rated authors of our times, and why he doesn t getnotice is anyone s guess.Jury of One centers around a female attorney named Shelley Trotter, who happens to be the daughter of the current Governor something that she does her best to disassociate with due to their past family history Shelley works at a law school clinic that defends indigent juveniles, typically for school related disciplinary matters, or very minor infractions One of her young clients from the law school, whom she has formed a friendship with, has been accused of murdering a police officer, and after seeking and failing to find a criminal defense attorney who will take Alex s case pro bono, Shelley reluctantly finds herself in the role of actin
Stumbled upon this book at a shop selling second hand books Never heard of this author First time reading through the pages, I realized this is something I ve been looking for for a long Something that sweeps me off my feet The way the structure of the words and language being formed is like ice cream on a hot weather An amazing legal crime thriller plot that doesn t sound too flimsy and cliche I knew I had to get this book immediately Went buying twobooks by the same author I have Stumbled upon this book at a shop selling second hand books Never heard of this author First time reading through the pages, I realized this is something I ve been looking for for a long Something that sweeps me off my feet
I had been wanting to read a David Ellis book for awhile now I ve always heard good things about his books, so I picked up the book Jury of One The premise of the novel is about a lawyer named Shelly Trotter, who is asked to defend a young 16 year old boy who has been accused of murdering a police officer She previously helped this young man Alex in a previous case and is shocked to find he s in trouble again.There is so much going on in this book So much is revealed, b
legal thriller, only ok REVIEW FOR WRITERSWOW I was introduced to David Ellis reading, Invisible, co authored with James Patterson and was duly impressed PATTERSON STYLE vs ELLIS STYLEEllis holds his own A newly publishing author, with 13 books three co authored with Patterson and his newest release, The Last Alibi Ellis is slower to get into He lays foundation But once the suspense of his thriller catches you, it becomes a page turner Whereas Patterson often hooks in the Prologue, cert REVIEW FOR WRITERSWOW I was introduced to David Ellis reading, Invisible, co authored with James Patterson and was duly impressed PATTERSON STYLE vs ELLIS STYLEEllis holds his own A newly publishing author, with 13 books three co authored with Patterson and his newest release, The Last Alibi Ellis is slower to get into He lays foundation But once the suspense of his thriller catches you, it becomes a page turner Whereas Patterson often hooks in the Prologue, certainly within chapters one or two
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here she was raped and got preg as a teen she couldnt go thru with abortion, had baby, gave for adoption she became lawyer, represented boy who she thought was her son his adoptive parents died, he also became father at young age he was dealing small amount of drugs, got caught up in fbi sting to catch bad cops cop was killed, he was charged with murder she couldnt get anyone to represent him so she took on his case but it turned out he was not her son, his brother who was also adopted was r she was raped and got preg as a teen she couldnt go thru with abortion, had baby, gave for adoption she became lawyer, represented boy who she thought was her son his adoptive parents died, he also became father at young age he was dealing small amount of drugs, got caught up in fbi sting to catch bad cops cop was killed, he was charged with murder she couldnt get anyone to represent him so she took on his case but it turned out he was not her son, his brother who was also adopted was really her son he wa
Jury of One is a novel by David Ellis, that follows the life of Shelly Trotter Shelly is a lawyer who usually defends juveniles in school disciplinary trials, but now finds herself defending a former client, Alex, who is 17 and is accused of murdering a police officer Shelly is also the daughter of Governor Trotter, and has completely lost all communication with him since she gave her son up for adoption when she was sixteen,

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  • Paperback
  • 423 pages
  • Jury Of One
  • David Ellis
  • English
  • 05 May 2017
  • 0425201457