A Certain Justice (Abe Glitsky, Book 1) by John Lescroart

By John Lescroart

Whilst the indignant white mob poured out of the bar on San Francisco's Geary road and surrounded an blameless black guy, Kevin Shea was once the single one that attempted to prevent them. He failed, and now, because of a misleading information photograph taken throughout the melee, he's sought after for the homicide himself-and the true culprits have threatened his lifestyles if he says a note.

As riots rage and politicians posture, Lieutenant Abe Glitsky unearths himself stressed to deliver Shea in in any respect bills. And as recognize for the legislations crumbles-even between these sworn to uphold it-true justice is the one factor that could hinder the demise of one other blameless guy.

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Whilst the indignant white mob poured out of the bar on San Francisco's Geary road and surrounded an blameless black guy, Kevin Shea was once the single one that attempted to prevent them. He failed, and now, because of a misleading information picture taken through the melee, he's sought after for the homicide himself-and the genuine culprits have threatened his existence if he says a observe.

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The scent of nachos teased me. My fingers itched to pick up a ball, to send it flying down the lane. I loved bowling. I just hadn’t done it in weeks…because of him. Of Aaron. This was where we had our first date. Where we were supposed to be having a date. Right now. A sharp pang stabbed my heart and each thud was like a hammer against my chest. How had things gotten so messed up? Before we started dating—and even during—I used to think of him as Heart Stopper; I’d see his smile and my heart would give one solid thump and then poof, stop.

Are you getting a divorce? Are we becoming a statistic? ” My father let out a startled laugh, erasing the seriousness from his face for at least two full seconds. ” He quickly waved his hands. ” I let out a deep breath and sat back down, eyeing them warily. I wasn’t ready to relax just yet. The ‘nothing like that’ left a lot of ground uncovered. For instance, they could tell me I had been adopted or something. ” I asked. I shouldn’t have. As soon as the words left my mouth, I knew it’d been a mistake.

And then I burst into hysterics, laughing and crying at the same time. It was a silver necklace with a pendent. The pendent was…I couldn’t fathom the words. It was a small silver heart. Shooting through the heart was a single arrow, the tip made of a black stone. Onyx. My heart leaped and I wasn’t sure my ribs could contain it long. “I’m sorry,” I sobbed, the word bubbling out of nowhere. ” It was beautiful and ironic. And I didn’t deserve it. ” The words, spoken so softly, hit me like a lead fist and went straight through my chest to my heart.

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