Amarillo

Amarillo

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by Bill Durham
     
 

In the Texas Panhandle town of Amarillo, New York attorney Max Friedman is assigned to represent a nightmare client. Joe Wagner is a violent man, dangerous both to family and friends. As Max builds his defense case for murder, he reveals a reason for Joe's violence. But is it a justification? The characters whom Max meets during the course of his investigation include…  See more details below

Overview

In the Texas Panhandle town of Amarillo, New York attorney Max Friedman is assigned to represent a nightmare client. Joe Wagner is a violent man, dangerous both to family and friends. As Max builds his defense case for murder, he reveals a reason for Joe's violence. But is it a justification? The characters whom Max meets during the course of his investigation include Smith Dixon, a career criminal trying to change the course of his life; Carl Puente, a gambler desperate for a big score; Carl's brother-in-law Freddie Odom, a family man drowning in alcoholism; legendary police detective Champ Phillips; Angel, a pool hall owner who both frightens and attracts Max; and Bailey, a wolf-dog hybrid who is the bouncer at the pool hall.

Editorial Reviews

Paul Pew
Courtroom scenes as good as any I've read by anyone else, a quirky romance, colorful folks, and the wonderful irritations of Texas weather.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781450539517
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
07/19/2010
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.76(d)

Meet the Author

Bill Durham is a native Texan who grew up in small towns in Texas and Iowa. He is also an actor and currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and step-daughter. Bill's website is www.billdurham.net

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Amarillo 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
GingerSnapp More than 1 year ago
Loved this book, funny and suspenseful.  I've been through Amarillo on Hwy. 287 numerous times on my way someplace else, now I'm wondering what else I've missed 
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