A defense attorney caught between the interests of her client and the court that appointed her.
A crucial piece of unexamined evidence.
A young man on death row whose life hangs in the balance.
In "Render Up the Body," law professor and former federal prosecutor Marianne Wesson makes a thrilling and passionate debut. From absorbing descriptions of behind-the-scenes legal procedure to a shocking climax that will surprise even the most seasoned reader, this is an extraordinary novel of suspense.
1998, hard cover; 326 pages.
Condition: Very good. Some edgewear, small chips to top front dustjacket, bump/tear to bottom dustjacket at spine; bottom left corner of dustjacket on back side rubbed; small tear/chip at top edge of pages 163 & 165. Inside back flap of dustjacket has a vertical crease. Deckle edges.