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Lightning Rule A Novel

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ISBN-10: 0060525061

ISBN-13: 9780060525064

Edition: 2006

Authors: Brett Ellen Block

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Corruption, race, justice, and honor collide in this riveting thriller set against the backdrop of the infamous Newark Riots of 1967 They say lightning never strikes the same spot twice. But Detective Martin Emmett is about to prove the exception to the rule. It is the summer of 1967 and Newark, New Jersey, is in the grip of a heat wave that is bringing the city's simmering racial tension to a boiling point. Banished to desk duty, his career on the line, the young detective is offered a chance at professional redemption if he can quickly and quietly solve the murder of a black teenager whose mutilated body has been found in a subway tunnel. The investigation leads Emmett to a terrible…    
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 10/24/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 320
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.05" tall
Weight: 1.122
Language: English

Winner of the 2001 Drue Heinz Literature Prize.