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Dead Mans Shoes

Janet Bettle

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How can you defend someone you know is guilty?A murderer? A sex abuser? Some who kidnaps vulnerable children and leads them to their deaths?This is the new bestselling legal thriller from Janet Bettle. Sexy, witty and exciting, it goes right to theMoreHow can you defend someone you know is guilty?A murderer? A sex abuser? Some who kidnaps vulnerable children and leads them to their deaths?This is the new bestselling legal thriller from Janet Bettle. Sexy, witty and exciting, it goes right to the heart with a cast of unforgettable characters and action which races across the streets of London and Oxford.Marc Dufour is the man who should have everything. Hes good looking - dangerously so - rich, and clever. Women cant help falling into his bed. Juries are bewitched by him. They trust him, they like him - and they acquit his clients.But Marcs life is starting to crumble. Hes drinking too much, for starters. And hes fallen in love, again. With the last person in the world he should be getting involved with.And he has just taken on the most important case of his career. The Big One.An international celebrity, accused of running a sex trafficking empire. Win it, get the acquittal, and hell be set up for life.Only the client is guilty. Guilty as hell and happy to kill anyone who finds that out. Hes already murdered his previous barrister. Ask too many of the wrong questions and Marc will be next on the list.He has to win this case. There is no other option. A vulnerable young girl is the key witness and Marc has to destroy her. Thats the brief and thats what hes being paid £50,000 to do.The only problem is that he knows every word she is saying is true. And if Marc wins - if he destroys her in the witness box - she will be sent to her death. A man guilty of appalling crimes will go free and an innocent young girl will die a terrible death.Right there, after a stunning courtroom scene in the Old Bailey, Marc takes a choice. It will almost certainly ruin his career. And it will probably kill him. Before long, hes on the run, desperate to find the piece of evidence that will nail his own client. Before its too late. The men that are after him are remorse