Defending Jacob

Defending Jacob

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Andy Barber has been an assistant district attorney in suburban Massachusetts for over twenty years. He is respected in his community, tenacious in the courtroom, and happy at home. Then a shocking crime shatters their town, and Andy is blindsided by what happens next: His fourteen-year-old son is charged with the murder of a fellow student. Jacob insists that he's innocent, and Andy believes him. But soon Andy will face a trial of his more

Product details

  • Paperback | 625 pages
  • 140 x 214 x 34mm | 579.99g
  • Large Print Press
  • Waterville, Maine, United States
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • large type edition
  • 1594136238
  • 9781594136238
  • 967,437

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This searing narrative proves the ancient Greek tragedians were right: the worst punishment is not death but living with what you - knowingly or unknowingly - have done. - starred, Publishers Weeklyshow more

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193,209 ratings
3.96 out of 5 stars
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4 43% (83,718)
3 21% (40,252)
2 4% (8,241)
1 1% (2,572)
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