A change of gravity
For court clerk Ambrose Merrion, life was about people taking care of one another. For Danny Hilliard, politics was a matter of acquiring the power to make sure that society did just that. With Merrion shrewdly managing Hilliard's campaigns as a rising politician, the two friends made an excellent team. But trouble starts brewing when Merrion unexpectedly inherits ill-gotten gains from a corrupt predecessor, enabling him to indulge with Danny in the finer luxuries. To Merrion's dismay, Hilliard begins to show a streak of mischief that quickly flares into a scandal. And a federal prosecutor on a mission believes he has found an the perfect way to put Hilliard in jail-forcing Merrion to incriminate him. For the rules have changed while the friends weren't looking, and what was once just common wickedness has become a felony.
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|Grouping Title||change of gravity|
|Grouping Author||higgins george v|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-01-01 01:10:20AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-03-20 03:31:45AM|
|author||Higgins, George V., 1939-1999.|
|author_display||Higgins, George V|
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|owning_library_pitkin||Pitkin County Library|
|record_details||ils:.b11494244|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Henry Holt,|1997.|456 pages ; 25 cm.|
|subject_facet||Adultery -- Fiction, Canterbury (Mass.) -- Fiction, Fiction, Political campaigns -- Fiction, Political crimes and offenses -- Fiction|
|title_display||A change of gravity|
|title_full||A change of gravity / George V. Higgins|
|title_short||A change of gravity|
|topic_facet||Adultery, Political campaigns, Political crimes and offenses|