A white woman is gunned down in a black ghetto, and her son sensationally charged with her murder. In the ensuing case, it emerges that the murder goes back to events that happened in the 1960s.
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'Splendid . . . gripping and profound . . . Turow is in a category of his own' San Francisco Chronicle
It was another drive-by shooting in one of Kindle County's most drug-plagued housing projects - but the victim was the ex-wife of a politician. Now this explosive case is about to reunite an unlikely group of men and women who first bonded in the revolutionary fires of the 1960s - and show a once-crusading female judge, driven by both her fears and her courage, just how devastating a single wrong choice can be . . .
'Absorbing . . . ambitious' Wall Street Journal'Admirable in its ambition and emotional depth' PeopleAbout the Author:
Scott Turow is a writer and attorney. He is the author of nine bestselling works of fiction, including his first novel, Presumed Innocent (1987) and his most recent, Innocent. Mr Turow has been a partner in the Chicago office of Sonnenschein Nath and Rosenthal, a national law firm, since 1986, concentrating on criminal defence. Turow is currently President of the Authors Guild.
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Book Description Penguin. Paperback. Book Condition: New. UNUSED, VERY GOOD, NOT EX-LIBRARY, 656 pages. In Kindle County, a woman is killed in an apparent random drive-by shooting. The woman turns out to be the ex-wife of a prominent state senator and an old acquaintance of Judge Sonia Klonsky, on whose desk the case lands. As the pursuit of justice takes bizarre and unusual turns, Judge Klonsky is brought face-to-face with a host of extraordinary personalities and formidable enemies bent on her destruction. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1380
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140261850