Books by Herb Brown

SHADOWS OF DOUBT by Herb Brown
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Aug. 15, 1994

"All the trappings, but little of the substance, of a courtroom drama."
Retired Ohio Supreme Court Justice Brown (Presumption of Guilt, 1991) serves up a legal thriller that fails to resolve the difficult questions it raises. Read full book review >
PRESUMPTION OF GUILT by Herb Brown
Released: May 13, 1991

"This thoughtful examination of a legal dilemma is flawed by the device of the young victim's first-person narrative, tricky enough in the hands of a more experienced writer, and by the outlandish excesses of the victim's mother, a woman who makes Joan Crawford look like a piker."
An Ohio Supreme Court justice delivers a disturbing first novel about accusations of juvenile sex abuse and the problems that may result from the testimony of very young victims, members of the victims' families, and their expert advocates. Read full book review >