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The Resource The holdout : a novel, Graham Moore

The holdout : a novel, Graham Moore

Label
The holdout : a novel
Title
The holdout
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Graham Moore
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's the most sensational case of the decade. Fifteen-year-old Jessica Silver, heiress to a billion-dollar real estate fortune, vanishes on her way home from school. Her teacher Bobby Nock, a twenty-five-year-old African American man, is the prime suspect after illicit text messages are discovered between them -- and Jessica's blood is found in his car. The subsequent trial taps straight into America's most pressing preoccupations: race, class, sex, law enforcement, and the lurid sins of the rich and famous. It's an open and shut case for the prosecution, and a quick conviction seems all but guaranteed. Until Maya Seale, a young woman on the jury, convinced of Nock's innocence, persuades the rest of the jurors to return the verdict of not guilty, a controversial decision that will change all of their lives forever. Flash forward ten years. A true-crime docuseries reassembles the jurors, with particular focus on Maya, now a defense attorney herself. When one of the jurors is found dead in Maya's hotel room, all evidence points to her as the killer. Now, she must prove her own innocence -- by getting to the bottom of a case that is far from closed. As the present-day murder investigation weaves together with the story of what really happened during their deliberation, told by each of the jurors in turn, the secrets they have all been keeping threaten to come out -- with drastic consequences for all involved
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moore, Graham
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3613.O5575
LC item number
H65 2020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race relations
  • African Americans
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Jurors
  • Women jurors
  • Criminal defense lawyers
  • Rich people
  • Missing persons
Label
The holdout : a novel, Graham Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BK0025524341
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780399591778
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2019029712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The holdout : a novel, Graham Moore
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BK0025524341
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
322 pages
Isbn
9780399591778
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2019029712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

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