Alex Cross's Trial : (Alex Cross 15), Paperback

Alex Cross's Trial : (Alex Cross 15) Paperback

Part of the Alex Cross series



From his grandmother, Alex Cross has heard the story of his great-uncle Abraham and his struggles for survival in the era of the Ku Klux Klan.

Now, Alex passes the family tale along to his own children in a novel he's written - a novel called "Trial'.

As a lawyer in early-twentieth-century Washington DC, Ben Corbett represents the toughest cases.

Fighting against oppression and racism, he risks his family and his life in the process.

When President Theodore Roosevelt asks Ben to return to his hometown to investigate rumours of the resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan there, he cannot refuse.

Arriving in Eudora, Mississippi, Ben meets the wise Abraham Cross and his beautiful daughter, Moody.

Ben enlists their help, and the two Crosses introduce him to the hidden side of the idyllic Southern town.

Lynchings have become commonplace and residents of the town's black quarter live in constant fear.

Ben aims to break the reign of terror - but the truth of who is really behind it could break his heart.

Written in the fearless voice of Detective Alex Cross, "Alex Cross's Trial" is a gripping story of murder, love, and, above all, bravery.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 512 pages
  • Publisher: Cornerstone
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  • Category: Thriller / suspense
  • ISBN: 9780099543022



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