The Laws of Our FatherseBook - 1996
The drive-by shooting of an elderly white woman at a Kindle County housing project plagued by gang violence brings together a colorful cast of characters with long-hidden secrets at the ensuing trial in the courtroom of Sonia "Sonny" Klonsky. 750,000 first printing. Major ad/promo. Tour.
A drive-by shooting of an aging white woman at a gang-plagued Kindle County housing project sets in motion Scott Turow's intensely absorbing novel. With its riveting suspense and idelibly drawn characters, The Laws of our Fathers shows why Turow is not only the master of the modern legal thriller but also one of America's most engaging and satisfying novelists.