A Time to Stand

A Time to Stand

Audiobook CD - 2017 | Unabridged.
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Adisa Johnson, a young African-American attorney, is living her dream of practicing high-stakes law with a prestigious firm in downtown Atlanta. Then, a split-second mistake destroys the world she's created. Left with no options, she returns to her hometown so she can care for an aging aunt recovering from a stroke. Once there, Adisa is confronted with a much more brutal reality, a young unarmed black man has been shot by a white police officer and now lies comatose in the hospital. As a former assistant district attorney, Adisa is itching to jump into the fight as a special prosecutor. But she's being pulled in another direction by equally powerful forces urging her to do what she considers unthinkable, defend the officer.Tensions in the local community are at the boiling point with Adisa trapped in the middle.
Publisher: Grand Haven, Michigan :, Brilliance Audio.
[Franklin, Tennessee] :, Thomas Nelson,, [2017]
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781536693812
Characteristics: audio file,CD audio
digital
11 audio discs (11 hr., 58 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: McClure, Heath - Narrator
Summary: Adisa Johnson, a young African-American attorney, is living her dream of practicing high-stakes law with a prestigious firm in downtown Atlanta. Then, a split-second mistake destroys the world she's created. Left with no options, she returns to her hometown so she can care for an aging aunt recovering from a stroke. Once there, Adisa is confronted with a much more brutal reality, a young unarmed black man has been shot by a white police officer and now lies comatose in the hospital. As a former assistant district attorney, Adisa is itching to jump into the fight as a special prosecutor. But she's being pulled in another direction by equally powerful forces urging her to do what she considers unthinkable, defend the officer.Tensions in the local community are at the boiling point with Adisa trapped in the middle.

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