Equivocal Death: A Novel
Title: Equivocal Death: A Novel
Author: Amy Gutman
Kate Paine is on the fast track at one of the nation’s richest and most powerful law firms. She’s assisting the managing partner in a high-profile sexual harassment case. Then a female partner is murdered. Could Kate be the next victim? She delves beneath the law firm’s veneer to find a legacy of abuse and betrayal—and possibly the key to the murder.
Just out of Harvard Law School, Kate Paine is on the fast track at Samson & Mills, the nation’s most powerful law firm. Assigned to assist the managing partner, Kate can hardly believe her good luck. But with the brutal murder of Madeleine Waters, a beautiful female partner, Kate’s world begins to collapse. A mysterious warning from the dead woman hours before her death leaves Kate terrified and confused – could she be the killer’s next target? Delving far beneath the firm’s smooth veneer, she discovers a legacy of abuse and betrayal that may hold the key to solving the murder, as well as to her own survival.