Hard Evidence (Dismas Hardy series, book 3): A gripping murder mystery

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Headline, Jun 21, 2012 - Fiction - 478 pages
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Dismas Hardy is plunged into San Francisco's murder trial of the century...

The third novel in John Lescroart's Dismas Hardy series, Hard Evidence, unpicks every last clue in this gripping murder mystery. Perfect for fans of Sheldon Sigel and Michael Connelly.

'A blockbuster courtroom drama' - Kirkus Review

When the bullet-ridden body of a Silicon Valley billionaire washes up on shore, assistant D.A. Dismas Hardy finds himself the prosecutor in San Francisco's murder trial of the century. The suspect: a Japanese call girl with a long list of prominent clients. But when a bizarre series of events blows the case wide open, Hardy finds himself on the other side of the law--as a lawyer for the defence....

What readers are saying about the Hard Evidence:

'There are enough twists in the trail to make it an interesting guessing game'

'A real page turner'

'Draws you in and doesn't let go until the final paragraphs'

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User Review  - cherilove - LibraryThing

I've never quit reading a John Lescroart, but this one just didn't do it for me. Part of it was that I was listening to the audio version, and the reader did a disservice to Abe Glitzky. The other was ... Read full review

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User Review  - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing

My problem often with legal thrillers is I know too much about the law--and yes, it matters. Part of the pleasure of a good book is feeling immersed in another world--whether it's Mars or Ancient ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

John Lescroart is the author of over twenty-five novels (and numerous New York Times bestsellers), including The 13th Juror, Damage, The Hunter, and The Ophelia Cut. His books have sold more than 10 million copies and have been translated into twenty languages in seventy-five countries. He lives in Northern California.

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