Presumed Guilty

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Harlequin Books, 1993 - Fiction - 251 pages
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Miranda's ex-lover is found murdered. She had a motive and the opportunity. After being arrested for the crime, Miranda is shocked to learn she's been released on bail--bail posted by someone determined to remain anonymous. Is someone trying to help Miranda? Or is someone trying to manipulate Miranda and draw her into the dark and secret world of a murdered man, where everybody's presumed guilty?

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User Review  - MarjoleinL - LibraryThing

That evening, Miranda gets the third phonecall by her ex . He says he'll be there in 15 minutes. Miranda panicks and goes to the beach. After an hour, she has found the courage to go back to her home ... Read full review

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User Review  - Arlene - Goodreads

Mystery/suspense with romance. Ms Gerritsen did not write her first few books very believeable. Miranda is suspected of killing her boss/lover. The bosses brother comes into town for the burial and he ... Read full review


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About the author (1993)

Tess Gerritsen was born on June 12, 1953 in San Diego, California. She received a bachelor's degree from Stanford University and a M.D. from the University of California, San Francisco. While on maternity leave from her work as a physician, she began to write fiction. Her first novel, Call After Midnight was published in 1987. It was followed by eight more romantic suspense novels. She also wrote the screenplay, Adrift, which aired as a 1993 CBS Movie of the Week starring Kate Jackson. Her first medical thriller, Harvest, was published in 1996. She is the author of the Rizzoli and Isles series, which was adapted into a television show. She has won several awards including the Nero Wolfe Award for Vanish and the Rita Award for The Surgeon. She retired from the medical field and writes full-time. Her other novels include Presumed Guilty, Harvest, Gravity, The Bone Garden, and Playing with Fire.

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