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Defending Jacob (3/5)

So there you are – married, a young son, a good job, nice house. Life seems to be a highway without any speed breakers. Then one day, it all goes to hell. 349 more words

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NaNoWriMo Days 11 and 12: Writing in Coffee Shops

“…Of course, by the same token, I couldn’t really say I belonged to Tokyo and its coffee shops. But I had never felt this loneliness there. 273 more words


Future Read Friday #1

This is an original P4P meme that will highlight one lucky book each Friday that I have been wanting to read. It can be any book, any author, and any genre. 271 more words

Future Read Friday

Defending Jacob: A Novel by William Landay

Book Description:

Published: January 31, 2012

Andy Barber has been an assistant district attorney in his suburban Massachusetts county for more than twenty years. He is respected in his community, tenacious in the courtroom, and happy at home with his wife, Laurie, and son, Jacob. 332 more words


book review: defending jacob

Title: Defending Jacob

Author: William Landay

Genre:  Fiction, Crime Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Publishing Date: 2012


Synopsis: In a small, upper-class Boston suburb, a 14-year-old boy has been stabbed to death. 392 more words

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Defending Jacob by William Landay

Wow. This book was phenomenal. After reading the The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo trilogy, I had gained a liking for crime/mystery novels. The reaction I had to this book was shocking. 197 more words