The Common Pleas Lawyer: A Casey Cort Prequel

Penner Publishing
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Casey crosses a powerful family in this prequel novella.

It’s spring in Cleveland, Ohio, but Casey Cort isn’t going to let rain and gray skies get her down. The last year of law school is a magical time. At any moment her long-time boyfriend, Tom Brody, is going to pop the question. She’s ready to finish a successful year as a senior editor on the law review, and her dream job at Morrell Gates is right around the corner. The bar exam is her last hurdle, and she’s more than ready to jump it.
Or so she thinks.
When Casey reports an honor code violation to the dean of the law school, her perfect future comes crashing down around her as friends and fellow students fail to come to her rescue.
In this prequel novella of the Casey Cort series, Aime Austin—a former trial lawyer in Cleveland—weaves a tale that blends the best of today’s top legal thrillers with the heart and soul of women’s fiction, in a story ripped from real-world headlines.

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About the author

Aime Austin is the author of smart women’s fiction. Her compelling stories are boldly told, designed to keep readers turning the pages. Whether you’re reading romantic women’s fiction written as Sylvie Fox or The Casey Cort Series of legal thrillers, she wants you to enjoy the heroine’s journey.

Before turning to writing full time, Aime practiced law for nearly a decade.

She splits her time between Los Angeles and Budapest, where she enjoys yoga, knitting, farm-to-table cooking, and life with her husband and son. When she’s not writing, her nose is stuck in a book.

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Publisher
Penner Publishing
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Published on
Sep 20, 2016
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Pages
156
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ISBN
9781944179373
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Contemporary Women
Fiction / Legal
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths
Fiction / Thrillers / Legal
Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense
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