Death Qualified

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Mira, Apr 1, 2002 - Fiction - 448 pages
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She'd given up practicing law five years ago after losing faith in a profession that put politics before justice.But Barbara Holloway is unable to turn her back on Nell Kendrick's case. Nell is charged with the murder of her husband, discovered shot dead at the edge of his wife's property. If convicted, Nell faces the death penalty -- but what if she is as innocent as she claims? Soon Barbara finds herself on a search for the truth. The very thing that first drew her to the law...

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Good plot, appropriate detail and the pace moves well. - Goodreads
It was not well written and I hated the ending. - Goodreads
Pretty good but doesn't have a satisfying ending. - Goodreads
Just not a very gripping plot. - Goodreads
Good character development. - Goodreads
Ending was disappointing...for me. - Goodreads

Review: Death Qualified - A Mystery of Chaos (Barbara Holloway #1)

User Review  - Susan Astle Paradis - Goodreads

Abandoned the book about 70% through, due to life being too short. I agree completely with another review I saw on here: "Barbara Holloway is too crabby." Though I wonder how much this had to do with ... Read full review

Review: Death Qualified - A Mystery of Chaos (Barbara Holloway #1)

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blend of science fiction (chaos theory) and mystery Read full review

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Author Kate Wilhelm was born in Toledo, Ohio on June 8, 1928. Since publishing her first novel in 1963, she has written over thirty books in many genres including science fiction, mystery, and fantasy. She and her husband, Damon Knight, taught many authors and helped establish the Clarion Writer's Workshop and the Milford Writer's Conference. She currently lives in Eugene, Oregon.

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