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By Paula Priamos

ISBN-10: 0983294437

ISBN-13: 9780983294436

"Paula Priamos' The Shyster's Daughter is a superbly written charged memoir--utterly soaking up and filled with sharp info. Direct, evocative, emotionally sincere, courageous, and humorous, Priamos' voice shines. The Shyster's Daughter is a suspenseful investigative trip, yet its emotional center vibrates with Priamos' homage to her deeply mistaken and deeply enjoyed father, and to their complex and enduring relationship."--Victoria Patterson, writer of This Vacant Paradise and Drift
The final time my father calls is presently prior to the anniversary of his disbarment to inform me he is simply cheated dying. On his finish, there is history noise--a eating place, a bar or someplace a long way sleazier. because the divorce he licks his wounds at a topless strip membership in backyard Grove referred to as the Kat Nip.
The mysterious loss of life of a high-profile safety legal professional propels his daughter into an research of the shady offers and characters that ended in his disbarment.  This searing, detective memoir paints a bright portrait of a Greek American relatives stuck up within the scandal-obsessed, drug-addicted tradition of Southern California within the remaining many years of the 20th century.

Paula Priamos' writing has been featured in a number of magazines and within the anthology Naming the area: And different workouts for the artistic Writer. She teaches at California nation collage and lives in Southern California together with her husband and stepsons. this can be her first book.

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