Rusty Sabich is a prosecuting lawyer in Chicago who enters a nightmare world when a colleague with whom he has been having an affair is found raped and strangled - and he is accused of the crime. This 'insider' book, by a Chicago lawyer, was one of the great crime novels of the 1980s, and a huge international bestseller as well as a successful film.
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If you start Presumed Innocent you will finish it - it grips like an octopus, and Turow unwinds the plot with brilliant cat-and-mouse meanness ( Sunday Times)
Phenomenal... a powerful study of ambition, weakness, hypocrisy and American 'justice' ( Sunday Express)
Impossible to put down ( Evening Standard)
A riveting performance ( Observer)
Politics, sex and death. Who could ask for anything more? ( Washington Post)
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Book Description 1999-10-28., 1999. Book Condition: New. Penguin. New Ed. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 432pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1716336
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140103368