John Hart's second crime novel may even surpass his debut, THE KING OF LIES, for psychological depth, pathos, and dark brilliance. Adam Chase was nearly convicted of murder based mostly on the testimony of his stepmother. Now, five years later, he returns to his North Carolina hometown and is forced to face his family, most of whom still believe he's a murderer.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Mystery + Crime
Subgenre: Suspense, Legal + Courtroom + Crime, Human Qualities + Behavior, Family + Friendship, Conflicts + Dualities