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Review: Defending Jacob by William Landay

Recently, as in recently, like a few minutes ago finished the May/June book club pick, Defending Jacob by William Landay.

I have to say that I had a hard time getting into this one at first, but I pushed forward and I can say that I definitely wanted to know more as I kept going. 316 more words

Defending Jacob

 Title: Defending Jacob

Author: William Landay

Rating: 5/5



A murder mystery thriller revolving around father’s unconditional love for his son, who fights “tooth and nail” for his son, who is indicted in a homicide, believing that his son is innocent. 27 more words


Mondays with Megan-4/13/15

Happy Monday! I know, Mondays can be tough, but my family has just had a week of excitement and I am all smiles this morning. Last week we got  brand new baby (it’s a boy! 263 more words

Book Lists

Super Book Update 1.2 (plus my 100th read!)

I orginally planned for a two-part super book update until I realized that I reached a milestone in my reading life, thus, here’s the third and last part of this super update! 498 more words

Bookish Thoughts And Challenges

Wednesday Wanna-Read: Defending Jacob

How far would you be willing to go in order to defend someone you cared about?

In a nutshell, that’s the premise of William Landay’s novel, Defending Jacob. 171 more words


Mission Flats | 3/5

William Landay is at it again. In Mission Flats he weaves a complex tale of intrigue and suspense using characters that are full of contradictions and complexities. 288 more words

Book Review

Defending Jacob - William Landay

I enjoyed this character-driven mystery by a talented writer with a compelling voice who is also a lawyer.  Andy Barber is an assistant district attorney in suburban Massachusetts living the good life.   92 more words

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