|類型/形式：||Detective and mystery fiction
|ISBN:||9780385344227 0385344228 9780345527592 0345527593 9781409115380 1409115380|
|獎賞：||Barry Award nominee for Best Mystery, 2013.|
|描述：||421 pages ; 25 cm|
|内容：||Andy Barber has been an assistant district attorney in his suburban Massachusetts county for more than twenty years. When a shocking crime shatters their New England town, Andy is blindsided by what happens next: his fourteen-year-old son is charged with the murder of a fellow student. As the crisis reveals how little a father knows about his son, Andy will face a trial of his own --
between loyalty and justice, between truth and allegation, between a past he's tried to bury and a future he cannot conceive.
Advance praise for "Defending Jacob" "William Landay makes bold use of his genuine storytelling gift, his amazing ability to craft believable dialogue, and, above all, his extraordinary understanding
- Public prosecutors -- Fiction.
- Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
- Massachusetts -- Fiction.
- Families -- Fiction.
- Fathers and sons -- Fiction.
- Trials (Murder) -- Fiction.
- High school students -- Fiction.
- Suburban life -- Fiction.
- Fathers and sons.
- High school students.
- Murder -- Investigation.
- Public prosecutors.
- Suburban life.
- Trials (Murder)
- Lawyers -- Fiction.
- Homicide -- Fiction.