Defending Jacob: A Novel

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Award-winning author William Landay has prepared the consummate novel of an embattled relatives in disaster–a suspenseful, character-pushed secret that is also a spellbinding tale of guilt, betrayal, and the terrifying speed at which our life can spin out of control.

Andy Barber has been an assistant district lawyer in his suburban Massachusetts county for extra than twenty years. He is revered in his neighborhood, tenacious in the courtroom, and happy at home with his spouse, Laurie, and son, Jacob. But when a shocking criminal offense shatters their New England town, Andy is blindsided by what happens subsequent: his fourteen-yr-old son is billed with the murder of a fellow pupil.

Every single parental instinct Andy has rallies to guard his boy. Jacob insists that he is harmless, and Andy believes him. Andy should. He’s his father. But as damning points and shocking revelations surface, as a marriage threatens to crumble and the demo intensifies, and as the disaster reveals how minor a father is familiar with about his son, Andy will encounter a demo of his personal–involving loyalty and justice, involving reality and allegation, involving a earlier he is tried out to bury and a upcoming he cannot conceive.