Alafair Burke

Alafair Burke

Alafair Burke is the New York Times bestselling author of eleven novels, including The Ex, Long Gone, and the latest in the Ellie Hatcher series, All Day and a Night. A former prosecutor, she now teaches criminal law and lives in Manhattan.

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10 Legal Thrillers on Alafair Burke’s Bookshelf

I like books about lawyers. Where real trials are long and often dry, novels can skip all the boring stuff and show only the juicy parts. Even when lawyers aren’t in court, their work is rich with story potential: gathering evidence, winning over reluctant witnesses, delving into all sorts of long-buried secrets. Here are a few of my favorite legal thrillers.

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