Betrayed : a Rosato & Associates novel
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New York : St. Martin's Press, 2014.
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9781250027702, 1250027705
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Villa Park Public Library - Fiction
F SCOTTOLINE, L.
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First edition.
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343 pages ; 25 cm.
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English

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"Blockbuster author Lisa Scottoline returns to the Rosato & Associates law firm with Betrayed, and maverick lawyer Judy Carrier takes the lead in a case that's more personal than ever. Judy has always championed the underdog, so when Iris, the housekeeper and best friend of Judy's beloved Aunt Barb, is found dead of an apparent heart attack, Judy begins to suspect foul play. The circumstances of the death leave Judy with more questions than answers, and never before has murder struck so close to home. In the meantime, Judy's own life roils with emotional and professional upheaval. She doesn't play well with her boss, Bennie Rosato, which jeopardizes her making partner at the firm. Not only that, her best friend Mary DiNunzio is planning a wedding, leaving Judy feeling left behind, as well as newly unhappy in her relationship with her live-in boyfriend Frank. Judy sets her own drama aside and begins an investigation of Iris's murder, then discovers a shocking truth that confounds her expectations and leads her in a completely different direction. She finds herself plunged into a shadowy world of people who are so desperate that they cannot go to the police, and where others are so ruthless that they prey on vulnerability. Judy finds strength within herself to try to get justice for Iris and her aunt -- but it comes at a terrible price. "--,Provided by publisher.
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"The women of Rosato & Associates return, after the relaunch of the series that started with Accused. This second entry, Betrayed, stars Judy Carrier, who has had the starring role in only one previous Rosato book. When Betrayed opens, Judy Carrier finds herself at a crossroads in her life. Her best friend, Mary DiNunzio, has just become partner and is about to become a bride, leaving Judy vaguely out of sorts. She's not jealous, but she's not happy either and she's wondering where her own career and love life are going. To make matters worse, she is rocked to her emotional foundations when she learns that her beloved Aunt Vicky has been diagnosed with breast cancer. She races to her aunt's side, and so does Judy's mother, only to find that her aunt is dealing with the sudden death of a friend who had been helping her through chemo. The friend, Emelia Juarez, was an undocumented worker at a local farm, but her death doesn't look natural at all, to Judy. Judy begins to investigate, following a path that leads her into an underground world far more dangerous than she ever imagined. Judy has to dig to uncover what happened to Emelia, and at the same time unearth the secrets in her own family"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Scottoline, L. (2014). Betrayed: a Rosato & Associates novel. First edition. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Scottoline, Lisa. 2014. Betrayed: A Rosato & Associates Novel. New York: St. Martin's Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Scottoline, Lisa, Betrayed: A Rosato & Associates Novel. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Scottoline, Lisa. Betrayed: A Rosato & Associates Novel. First edition. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2014. Print.

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