Lily WhiteBook - 1996
Savvy Lee can spot a phony in an instant, but when handsome career con man Norman Torkelson, charged with strangling his latest victim after stealing all her money, enters her life, Long Island defense attorney Lily White must uncover the truth about Norman as well as the story behind Lee's life. Reprint.
"I Was Never a Virgin"
Meet Lily White, Long Island criminal defense lawyer. Smart, savvy, and down-to-earth, Lee can spot a phony the way her haughty mother can spot an Armani. Enter handsome career con man Norman Torkelson, charged with strangling his latest mark after bilking her out of her life's savings. As the astonishing twists and reverses of the Torkleson case are revealed, so too is the riveting story behind Lee's life.
The critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of After All These Years, Magic Hour, Shining Through, Almost Paradise, Close Relations,and Compromising Conditions, Susan Isaacs has crafted her most dazzling novel of manners and morality. Lily White is a brilliantly crafted story of con artists and true lovers, of treachery and devotion--and of one brave lawyer's triumphant fight for justice.
While working on the case of a con man accused of murdering his latest mark, criminal defense attorney Lee White is devastated when her husband Jasper asks for a divorce, demanding custody of their daughter, to marry Lee's sister, Robin