Old City Hall by Robert RotenbergOld City Hall by Robert Rotenberg

Old City Hall

byRobert Rotenberg

Paperback | September 29, 2009

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Kevin Brace, Canada's most famous radio personality, stands in the door
of his luxury condominium, hands covered in blood, and announces
to his newspaper delivery man: "I killed her." His wife lies dead in
the bathtub, fatally stabbed.

It would appear to be an open-and-shut case.

The trouble is, Brace refuses to talk to anyone -- including his own lawyer --
after muttering those incriminating words. With the discovery that the
victim was actually a self-destructive alcoholic, the appearance of
strange fingerprints at the crime scene, and a revealing courtroom crossexamination,
the seemingly simple case takes on all the complexities of a
hotly contested murder trial. Meantime, much to everyone's surprise, the
Leafs are making an unlikely run for the Stanley Cup.
Title:Old City HallFormat:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 0.9 inPublished:September 29, 2009Publisher:TouchstoneLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1416592865

ISBN - 13:9781416592860

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Editorial Reviews

Breathtaking...a tightly woven spiderweb of plot and a rich cast of characters make this a truly gripping read.... Robert Rotenberg does for Toronto what Ian Rankin does for Edinburgh." -- Jeffery Deaver