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One Must Wait (Carole Ann Gibson #1)

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Criminal defense attorney Carol Anne Gibson and her corporate lawyer husband have rapidly ascended to the top of their respective fields. Financially secure and well respected, they nevertheless feel their lives are out of control. He's concerned about the scruples of his top client and she feels she has comprised her principles in order to succeed. They both decide to ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published November 1st 1999 by St. Martin's Press (first published 1998)
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Jan 14, 2008 Susan rated it it was amazing
Alert! Fine new series character is born! This is not Micklebury's first book but it is the first in this series featuring Black, criminal defense attorney, Carol Ann Gibson. Carol Ann and her husband, Al, have a fabulous life under control. They are both crack attorneys in highly successful careers but nearly simultaneously they realize that something is missing. It's time to reevaluate and make some life changes. They both decide to quit their jobs. And the next day, Al is brutally murdered on ...more
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This book may have been one of the earlier signs that I was moving back into reading mysteries. I really need to go check out others of this possible series as this was a fine and powerfully involving story.
Mar 14, 2009 Leslie rated it it was ok
This book is the first in the series for this author. It was just ok-not sure if I am going to get the next in the series. It wasn't until the 2nd half of the book, when the true "meat" of the story happened.
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Mickelbury is a former newspaper, radio and television reporter, based primarily in Washington, D.C. Mickelbury, a native of Atlanta, Georgia, lives in Los Angeles. The novelist and former journalist also is an accomplished playwright. She is one of the playwrights whose work was chosen by the California African-American Museum to be presented as part of its Radio Theatre program.
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