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Conviction

(2017)
(The third book in the Rebekah Roberts series)
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From the author of the Edgar-nominated Invisible City comes another timely thriller that illuminates society's darkest corners. Told in part through the eyes of a jittery eyewitness and the massacre's sole survivor, Julia Dahl's Conviction examines the power - and cost - of community, loyalty, and denial.

In the summer of 1992, a year after riots exploded between black and Jewish neighbors in Crown Heights, a black family is brutally murdered in their Brooklyn home. A teenager is quickly convicted, and the justice system moves on.

Twenty-two years later, journalist Rebekah Roberts gets a letter: I didn't do it. Frustrated with her work at the city's sleaziest tabloid, Rebekah starts to dig. But witnesses are missing, memories faded, and almost no one wants to talk about that grim, violent time in New York City - not even Saul Katz, a former cop and her source in Brooklyn's insular Hasidic community.

So she goes it alone. And as she gets closer to the truth of that night, Rebekah finds herself in the path of a killer with two decades of secrets to protect.

Genre: Mystery    

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Hardback Editions

March 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: Conviction: A Novel (Rebekah Roberts Novels)
Author(s): Julia Dahl
ISBN: 1-250-08369-9 / 978-1-250-08369-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

March 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: Conviction: A Novel (Rebekah Roberts Novels)
Author(s): Julia Dahl
ISBN: 1-250-08370-2 / 978-1-250-08370-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

March 2017 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Conviction: A Novel (Rebekah Roberts Novels)
Author(s): Julia Dahl
ISBN: 1-4272-8268-4 / 978-1-4272-8268-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

March 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Conviction: A Novel (Rebekah Roberts Novels)
Author(s): Julia Dahl
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



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