*Objection! New York Times bestselling author Nancy Grace, the acclaimed victims’ rights advocate, throws the book at the criminal justice system. A compelling and gutsy read, Objection! captures Nancy Grace’s inimitable voice which has become a favorite of millions of television viewers and radio listeners around the country. In Objection!, Nancy makes very clear her views on the imbalance of fairness in today’s judicial system. In an arena where celebrities are released without just punishment and innocent victims are vilified by power-hungry defense attorneys, Nancy seeks to even the scales with her unique, passionate approach. Behind-the-scenes details from the cases: -Scott Peterson -Martha Stewart -Kobe Bryant -Jason Williams -Phil Spector -Robert Blake
*Death on the D-List
The brutal slayings of a string of her patients in New York and a horrific attempt on her own life left Hailey Dean down, but not defeated. After a yearlong respite, former violent crimes prosecutor Hailey Dean finally returns to Manhattan, determined to rebuild a normal life and settle back into her growing practice as a therapist. But in a twist of fate, Hailey agrees to follow her heart and fight crime once again, this time in a new arena, in front of a camera. Under the hot lights of a TV studio, Hailey learns that the TV industry’s not so glamorous, but downright deadly! Waning celebrities, all stunning actresses—each one a shining star turned has-been, now struggling to get off the D-List and back into the limelight—meet with a bloody stage exit. Hailey’s archenemy, Lieutenant Ethan Kolker, the NYPD cop who hunted Hailey down for the murders of her own patients, now wants the past forgotten and reaches out for Hailey’s help to solve the murders.
*The Eleventh Victim
Seconds passed; minutes. She could hear movement now in the waiting room she had just left. It was the metal magazine rack she was sure, that crashed to the tile floor. Then quiet. She strained to hear in the darkness. Nothing more, and then? The air moved in the room and she knew. He was here.? As a young psychology student, Hailey Dean’s world explodes when Will, her fiancé, is murdered just weeks before their wedding. Reeling, she fights back the only way she knows how: In court, prosecuting violent crime…putting away the bad guys, one rapist, doper, and killer at a time. But dedicating her life to justice takes a toll after years of courtroom battles and the endless tide of victims calling out from crime scene photos and autopsy tables. Just as she grows truly weary, a serial killer unlike any other she’s encountered begins to stalk the city of Atlanta, targeting young prostitutes, each horrific murder bearing his own unique mark. This courtroom battle will be her last. Hailey heads for Manhattan to pick up the pieces of the life she had before Will’s murder, training as a therapist. In a vibrant new world, she finally leaves her ghosts behind. But then her own clients are brutally murdered one by one by a copycat using the same M.O. as the Atlanta killer she hunted down years before. As the body count rises across Manhattan, Hailey is forced to match wits not only against a killer, but the famed NYPD. Unless she returns to her former life and solves the case, still more innocent people will die at the hands of a killer who plans to get her, before she can get him!