The Missing Piece Kirkus Reviews named Midnight Kevin Egan s first diabolically twisty legal thriller a Best Book of Now Egan returns to the bench with The Missing Piece an all new tale of courtroom intrigue l

  • Title: The Missing Piece
  • Author: KevinEgan
  • ISBN: 9780765377609
  • Page: 346
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Kirkus Reviews named Midnight, Kevin Egan s first diabolically twisty legal thriller, a Best Book of 2013 Now Egan returns to the bench with The Missing Piece, an all new tale of courtroom intrigue, legal maneuvers, deception, desperation and cold blooded murder.The Salvus Treasure is a fabulous hoard of ancient Roman silver, worth a total of seventy million dollars UnKirkus Reviews named Midnight, Kevin Egan s first diabolically twisty legal thriller, a Best Book of 2013 Now Egan returns to the bench with The Missing Piece, an all new tale of courtroom intrigue, legal maneuvers, deception, desperation and cold blooded murder.The Salvus Treasure is a fabulous hoard of ancient Roman silver, worth a total of seventy million dollars Uncovered decades ago under disputed circumstances, the treasure has been claimed by various parties, some of whom will stop at nothing to secure full ownership of its riches People have died and killed to possess all fourteen pieces of silver.The legal battle over who truly owns the treasure finally leads to the New York County Courthouse in Lower Manhattan But as teams of high priced lawyers wrangle over provenance and witnesses, a shocking act disrupts the trial and a crucial piece of evidence goes missing.The missing piece is a silver urn worth at least five million dollars Now the race is on to discover what became of the urn before the Salvus Treasure claims lives.

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    1. Kevin Egan's latest novel is a legal thriller that opens with a daring courtroom heist of an ancient Roman urn, just as the trial that will determine the ownership of the piece is about to begin. It is one of fourteen pieces of a hoard discovered in a field in Hungary, or was it Croatia?Three years later, Linda Conover, a law clerk at the time of the heist who was present in the courtroom at the time, is now a judge in New York City. Conover has been chosen to preside over the new trial to deter [...]

    2. Thank you to the author Kevin Egan for an Advance Uncorrected Proof.I read this in one day, in one sitting. The characters keep you engaged and the unique mixture of law an ancient treasure is a refreshing new angle on the treasure genre. Full of murder a mayhem for the mystery buffs. Off topic, but I'm really curious what the cover will look like.

    3. I received this book for free via First Reads.I actually received a pre-release advanced copy but it somehow managed to slip down my 'to-read' piles.The book does not fit into any genre easily. It has elements of courtroom drama, crime, mystery, police story and many other genres contained in the pages. They all come together to an ending which I felt does leave gaps or 'missing pieces'. I enjoyed the book as a whole and it was a thrilling read at times.The blurb for the book is true but does n [...]

    4. A courtroom drama interweaves with the story of the lives of a variety of individuals which builds slowly until it reaches a shuddering climax. A little slow in the beginning but well worth your time

    5. won this book in a giveaway.good book and well written. will be sure to look for more by kevin egan

    6. The Salvus Treasure is a Roman collection of priceless silver objects. When it is unearthed decades before, the ownership of the treasure becomes a legal matter with several countries and private individuals all claiming ownership. With millions at stake violence follows. Judge Linda Conover is called upon to decide the proper claimant after the first trial ends in loss of a piece of treasure. The characters are mainly the courthouse staff, both those in the public eye and the behind the scenes [...]

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