Adele lives and writes crime and legal fiction in the Pacific Northwest. She knows many people in the world of crime who are endlessly entertaining and give her many of her ideas.
Girl on Trial
A Celebrity Murder
A Corrupt Attorney General
And a Young Prosecutor Fighting to Save her Career
Assistant Attorney General Madison Beckham loves her job, traveling the state prosecuting high profile crimes. So when Hollywood celebrity Tinker Van Der Veld is found murdered in an Oregon ski-resort town, Madison is thrilled to get the case. But before she even learns the facts, the Sheriff makes and arrest - and its on the red carpet of the Golden Globes! Tinker's actor/boyfriend is brought back to Oregon to face indictment for murder. There is just one problem. . . the boyfriend may be innocent.
And then Madison gets the worst news of her career, a highly-connected politician is making false allegations against Madison, trying to get her indicted for corruption! So in the swirl of a Hollywood media firestorm, Madison must somehow fend off the political attack on her integrity while finding the real killer of Tinker Van Der Veld. Truly, she is a Girl on Trial.
Filled with action, crackling dialogue and real-life insight into the world of a high profile prosecutor, Girl on Trial will entertain and delight you until the last, satisfying page!
Praise for Adele Wilde:
"Wilde has a real talent for story telling." - Stephen Penner, Amazon Best Selling author of Presumption of Innocence and Winter's Law.
Girl After Life
- A YOUNG PROSECUTOR, THRUST INTO HER FIRST MURDER CASE
- AN EX-CON, OUT FOR REDEMPTION
- AND A MIRACULOUS INCIDENT THAT COULD CHANGE BOTH OF THEIR LIVES
Madison Beckham is a prosecutor stuck in the misdemeanor unit of the Portland District Attorney's office. Questioning her career and even the course of her life, she is assigned her first big case, a homicide. Someone has broken into a drug house, killed the dealer and stolen his stash of counterfeit fentanyl pills. As the killer begins selling the drugs, a drug overdose epidemic spreads across the city and Madison must find the killer/drug dealer fast, before more people die. Madison's only help is a a violent ex-con, the former partner of the killer.
Thrust into the underworld of crime and drugs, Madison becomes entangled with a mysterious and dangerous felon in a way that will change her life. . . and his, forever.
Gritty, fast-paced and thrilling, Girl After Life might even change your life!
Praise for Adele Wilde:
"Wilde has a real talent for story telling which shines through in this fast-paced and well-crafted novel." - Stephen Penner, Amazon Best Selling author of Presumption of Innocence and Winter's Law.
"Girl AFTER LIFE jumps out of the gate and hooks you. Filled with suspense and intrigue, moving from the courtroom to street justice, this is a Wilde legal ride!" - Gary Baldocchi, award-winning author of Actions of Violence.