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Old City HallThe Story: In Old City Hall, a popular Canadian radio host is arrested for the murder of his wife in a seemingly open...Old City HallMystery and Thriller, FictionThe Story: In Old City Hall, a popular Canadian radio host is arrested for the murder of his wife in a seemingly open...2009-03-17Farrar, Straus & Giroux
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Old City Hall

Genre: Mystery and Thriller, Fiction; Author: Robert Rotenberg; Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux

The Story: In Old City Hall, a popular Canadian radio host is arrested for the murder of his wife in a seemingly open-and-shut case. ”I killed her,” he tells his newspaper deliveryman, and then clams up. Both cops and lawyers chase down clues before an old-fashioned courtroom showdown.
Movie Pitch: Law & Order: Toronto.
Lowdown: Robert Rotenberg juggles a large cast and spins his twisty yarn efficiently — though he can get snarled in the nuts and bolts of police procedure. B