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Clever These ater installments are uick reads Barbara herself brilliant attorney father retired brilliant attorney Frank who cooks ike a dream and takes Renaissance Emerge Series loving care of his daughter almost mythical private detective Bailey By now they all feelike my old friends in Eugene If you want some totally pleasant reading with a usually tricky murder or two and dramatic court room scenes start with Death ualified which is vaguely scientific and keep going Wilhelm is an absolutely famous and award winning science fiction author but Holloway is pure pleasure characters were hard to get into at first This was better than I thought it would be for the ow general ratingTHIS SUMMARYREVIEW WAS COPIED FROM would be for the ow general ratingTHIS SUMMARYREVIEW WAS COPIED FROM SOURCES AND IS USED ONLY AS A REMINDER OF WHAT THE BOOK WAS ABOUT FOR MY PERSONAL INTEREST ANY PERSONAL NOTATIONS ARE FOR MY RECOLLECTION ONLYAnother wonderful visit with Frank and Barbara Holloway and Barbara s current boy friend and his son In this one Barbara is hired to defend David who it seems the police are going *To Arrest For The *arrest for the of a man who had been his college classmate 20 or years ago As Barbara investigates she realizes that the murder is very much connected to a party held after college graduation and a girl who was murdered the night of that party The usual wonderful gesticulations of Barbara s mind Frank s fatherly concern and advice and all the wonderful food Frank cooks I always want to move right into the Holloway house and have Frank Holloway as my father and mentor I ove these booksWhen David Etheridge a controversial author and scholar returns to Eugene Oregon for a speaking engagement he rents an apartment from Robert McCrutchen an old classmate from college Robert is none too happy about this arrangement because he s involved in politics and wants to stay far away from the controversy that follows David Robert also wants to keep a 22 year old unsolved murder under wraps a murder for which he and David were both investigatedWhen Robert winds up dead that old murder resurfaces and David becomes the prime suspect for both David hires attorney Barbara Holloway and her father Frank to clear him of the murder chargesI istened to Cold Case on audio read by Carrington MacDuffie The reading was nicely doneTwenty two years ago controversial author David Etheridge and ambitious state senator Robert McCrutchen were investigated in the death of a young coed But a circle of secrecy guaranteed the case was never solvedWhen Etheridge returns to Eugene Oregon McCrutchen is his grudging host until the senator is found shot dead Now Etheridge is back where he was two decades ago suspected of murder Only this time with the cold case reopened he s facing a double chargeBarbara must battle the prosecution and the court of public opinion which has already tried and convicted Etheridge for both murders. Ra must battle the prosecution and the court of public opinion which has already tried and convicted Etheridge for both murders As the pressure mounts Barbara ties the past and present together risking her own ife to preserve justic.
Free download Cold CaseWhile as almost always I enjoyed this book in wilhelm s holloway series my brain protested Wilhelm s Holloway series my brain protested whole way through about the amazing memories of characters who recalled in precise detail the events of a party from 20 years before who eft with whom at what time who drank what what was said who danced with whom who parked where
*or arrived on *arrived on etc While I can usually overlook this kind of plot device for an instance or two under the willing suspension of disbelief reader s clause I found it a major hitch in the book that the whole plot hinged on this incredibly unrealistic point Still I don t read Wilhelm only for plot but primarily for the real flawed yet admirable characters that she carries from book to book It s never easy to write a ess than stellar review but I d be Celtic Plant Magic: A Workbook for Alchemical Sex Rituals leading others to the wrong conclusion by recommending Cold Case Apparently attorney Barbara Holloway has appeared in 10 other Wilhelm novels surrounded by a regular cast of characters including her father Frank co attorney Shelley and her disfigured husband Alex an investigator named Bailey and Barbara s current sueeze Danner and his son Unlike Sue Grafton who seamlessly introduces familiar characters whether you re reading her for the first time or the Nice comfortable read I was way ahead in who the suspect should be and seemedike a Reading Contemporary African American Literature long time for theawyer to get it But I Southern African Literature: An Introduction like the characters and the story was interesting Love this series They just keep getting better Barbara Holloway and her father Frank make an awesome pair when it come to solving cases and defending their clients This one was especially good I think Wilhelm is captivating author Not a great idea sometimes to skip books in a series but when others are not availablewellI enjoyed the story Maybe not as exciting as some of the previous stories but well told A crime from the past and a crime in the present give a very compellingook at our justice system and how a person is process and prepared to go to trial I ike the awyer information After reading so many novels this year set in Goteborg Malmo Jakarta Dublin and London London London what a delight to read a book set in Eugene Oregon Reservations at SweetWaters driving down Franklin Plowshares Pork Barrels: The Political Economy of Agriculture (Independent Studies in Political Economy) lost on Fox Hollow Roadoved it Thanks for the recommendation Jane I enjoyed getting to know the main character defense attorney Barbara Holloway And her father I m sure I l be back for I registered this book at BookCrossingcom Holloway is a defense attorney with a small office and a partner who happens to be her father She is married to a doctor who is in charge of an addiction center She is engaged to represent a man who becomes the prime suspect in the murder of Robert a former classmate and current state senator Not only that but he is also suspected of killing another person over 20 years earlier David Etheridge is the au. Twenty two years ago controversial author David Etheridge and ambitious state senator Robert McCrutchen were investigated in the death of a young coed But a circle of secrecy guaranteed the case was never solvedWhen Etheridge returns. ,
Thor of a few books and is on a ecture tour based on his American Africans in Ghana Black Expatriates and the Civil Rights Era The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture latest Apparently the book is causing some ripples wherever he speaks in part because of his atheism After giving aecture attended by Barbara Holloway and her father Frank David is attacked and ands in the hospital close to death Is the attack related to the two murders Or to his book Either way many in the police department are convinced that if he dies the case will be closed Etheridge s odd personality can rub people the wrong way He can be abrupt and rude So working with him is not always a dream Nevertheless Barbara believes in his innocence
and is not willing to et the case die if he does Theis not willing to et the case die if he does The is a bit twisted and odd but I Suspect In Real Life Such Cases suspect in real ife such cases However the procedural aspects of this case bothered me For one when Robert is murdered the police don t search his house or his room Especially considering he died in his house this seems strange indeed For another there are suggestions that Robert had influence on zoning decisions While a senator can advocate for a zone change he has no power to make any Such decisions are made at the Gotham Academy, Volume 3: Yearbook localevel by city councils and boards of supervisors The police proceed on their case against David solely on statements made by a few people No physical evidence especially because they didn t even Diamond in the Dark look beyond the body Seems really weak to me andikely not to win any hearts in the District Attorney s office I also had some difficulty iking the characters and believing the riots at the ectures At times Barbara mentioned the prejudices some people have against atheists and how they believe that atheists have no morals I got the sense that she might have believed that too As an atheist myself I can attest that we are The Devil’s Historians How Modern Extremists Abuse the Medieval Past like anyone else in that regard Some have morals and others do not Further riots atectures Anyone who reads books and follows The African American Odyssey Volume 2 lecturers is not generally inclined to break out in physical violence Who would those people have been It s readable kept me interested but Iike to see greater care taken in procedures and interesting and fuller development of characters I do ike Barbara Holloway and her Dad Frank This is Wilhelm s atest in the entertaining Barbara Holloway series All set in Eugene OR Barbara so very ikable and bright I finally decided this morning why I enjoy this series they re
like a grown up Nancy Drew series with a circle of regular characters who are also competenta grown up Nancy Drew series with a circle of regular characters who are also competent honest even a very neat widowed and now retired father The main defendant character here is a pleasantly complicated iberal academic There s reference to the issues with of ideology the declining state of intellectual thought etc As with all of the Holloway books I get into it and end up finishing it asap I practically read the books courtroom scenes out oud Defense attorney Barbara is so very. To Eugene Oregon McCrutchen is his grudging host until the senator is found shot dead Now Etheridge is back where he was two decades ago suspected of murder Only this time with the cold case reopened he's facing a double chargeBarba. .