Book List in Order:5 titles

  • A mother's search for the son she gave up uncovers terrifying secrets in a Minnesota town in this "masterfully depicted true-crime tale" (Publishers Weekly).In 1962, Jerry Sherwood gave up her newborn son, Dennis,...


  • After an influx of upscale chain stores and luxury housing turns sleepy Chumash County into a boom area, the last thing anyone wants is crime casting a shadow over all the prosperity. But when a devastating house fire claims the lives of a kindly loc...


  • California lawyer Greg Monarch was in no mood for visitors. But it's not every day a federal judge comes knocking at his door, especially with a curious request: to review the final appeal of a murderer on Death Row who personally asked for Greg's as...


  • They used to be partners - Greg Monarch and Ira Sullivan, a couple of do-good lawyers in central California. But it all went bad for Ira. Bad enough that he wakes up in jail one day staring at a death sentence for murder. Only Greg Monarch has a pray...


  • A collection of journalistic pieces examines the ambiguity of moral dilemmas and discusses the treatment of ailing babies in utero, the IUD controversy, and other issues. By the author of A Death in White Bear Lake. 12,500 first printing....