Author: William Landay
Fiction, Mystery, Thriller
Andy Barber has been an assistant district attorney for two decades. He is respected. Admired in the courtroom. Happy at home with the loves of his life his wife Laurie and teenage son Jacob.
Then Andys quiet suburb is stunned by a shocking crime a young boy stabbed to death in a leafy park. And an even greater shock. The accused is Andys own son shy awkward mysterious Jacob.
Andy believes in Jacobs innocence. Any parent would. But the pressure mounts. Damning evidence. Doubt. A faltering marriage. The neighbors contempt. A murder trial that threatens to obliterate Andys family.
It is the ultimate test for any parent How far would you go to protect your child? It is a test of devotion. A test of how well a parent can know a child For Andy Barber a man with an iron will and a dark secret it is a test of guilt and innocence in the deepest sense.