Blonde Verdict

Author: Brown, Carter (Pseudonym)
Publisher: Horwitz (1956)
Pages: 129
Binding: Paperback
Type: Thriller
Synopsis: Also published in US as The Brazen.
Police Lieutenant Al Wheeler is back in Blonde Verdict. Al is drinking at this bar when a guy comes in and drops dead at his feet.  It turns out the dead guy is a lawyer. The dead lawyer has set up a meeting with Wheeler and keels over. It turns out the lawyer is killed by curare. Al gets to meet a redhead secretary, a blonde widow, and a silver blonde. Al's trouble is that he is an unorthodox cop and this is an unorthodox case.

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