By Robert Whitlow
In a small Georgia city the place racial tensions run excessive and lives are at stake, can one attorney rise up for justice opposed to the tide of prejudice on each side?
Adisa Johnson, a tender African-American lawyer, resides her dream of practising legislation with a prestigious company in downtown Atlanta. Then a split-second mistake adjustments the process her career.
Left with out different ideas, Adisa returns to her place of origin the place a couple of days past a white police officer shot an unarmed black teenager who's now mendacity comatose within the hospital.
Adisa is itching to leap into the struggle as a unique prosecutor, yet feels pulled to do what she considers unthinkable—defend the officer.
As the courtroom case unfolds, all people within the small group needs to confront their very own prejudices. stuck within the heart, Adisa additionally attempts to chart her manner alongside a direction advanced by means of her budding courting with a charismatic younger preacher who leads the neighborhood stream tough the police officer resolution for his crime.
This hugely correct and gripping novel demanding situations us to invite what it capability to forgive whereas looking justice and to pursue reconciliation whereas loving others as ourselves.
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