2010, "First Edition: August 2010" stated; Grand Central Publishing, New York, Boston; hardbound with lion brown and black boards and brown lettering on spine; very good condition, appears unread; just jacket good also.
Author (dog lover) -
David Rosenfelt is an author who has written nineteen novels and three TV movies. His main character in most of his mystery books is Andy Carpenter, attorney and dog lover.
"I've got a thing about dogs; I am totally and completely crazy about them...Maybe it's because I've spent a lot of time dealing with the criminal justice system, but the average dog I know is paws and shoulders above my species."
A German shepherd police dog witnesses a murder and if his owner - an Iraq war vet and cop-turned-thief is convicted of the crime, the dog could be put down. No one loves man's best friend more than attorney Andy Carpenter, and he decides to represnt the poor canine. As Andy struggles to convince a judge that this dog should be set free, he discovers that the shepherd and his owner have become involved unwittingly in a case of much greater proportions than the one with which they've been charged..."