By Julia Dahl
New York urban 1992: a yr after riots exploded among black and Jewish buddies in Brooklyn, a black kinfolk is brutally murdered of their Crown Heights domestic. is instantly convicted, and the justice approach strikes on.
Twenty-two years later, journalist Rebekah Roberts will get a letter: i did not do it. pissed off along with her paintings on the city’s sleaziest tabloid, Rebekah starts off to dig. yet witnesses are lacking, stories light, and nearly nobody desires to speak about that grim, violent time in ny City—not even Saul Katz, a former NYPD cop and her resource in Brooklyn’s insular Hasidic community.
So she is going it by myself. And as she will get towards the reality of that evening, Rebekah unearths herself within the course of a killer with twenty years of secrets and techniques to protect.
From the writer of the Edgar-nominated Invisible City comes one other well timed mystery that illuminates society’s darkest corners. instructed partly throughout the eyes of a jittery eyewitness and the massacre’s sole survivor, Julia Dahl's Conviction examines the power—and cost—of group, loyalty, and denial.
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Conviction: A Rebekah Roberts Novel (Rebekah Roberts Novels) by Julia Dahl