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Last Chants (Willa Jansson #5)
by Lia Matera
Attorney Willa Jansson is on her way to a new job at a firm specializing in very-nineties multimedia law. Battling rush-hour foot traffic on her way to her first day on the new job, Willa is sidetracked by the spectacle of a close, longtime family friend brandishing a gun on the street. She knows Arthur Kenna, the famous mythology scholar, too well to believe he means any ...more
Paperback, 10 pages
Published May 1st 1997 by Pocket Books
(first published June 1st 1996)
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OK, so Willa "gets kidnapped" by an old friend to save him from going to jail, and they end up hiding from police in a cabin near where her friend's assistant was killed. The plot also involves high tech wars & religious anthropology. Actually, the plot was a little weird, but the background was fun to untangle.
Lia Matera is a graduate of Hastings College of the Law, where she was editor in chief of the Constitutional Law Quarterly. She was also a Teaching Fellow at Stanford Law School before becoming a full-time writer of legal mysteries. Prior Convictions and A Radical Departure were nominated for Edgar Allan Poe awards. The Good Fight and Where Lawyers Fear to Tread were nominated for Anthony and ...moreMore about Lia Matera...
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