While Justice Sleeps (Hardback)
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While Justice Sleeps (Hardback)

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Hardback 400 Pages / Published: 27/05/2021
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The debut thriller from Georgia democrat Stacey Abrams

How far will she go to uncover the truth?

'Glossy, gritty, breathlessly suspenseful, effortlessly authentic, and altogether wonderful ' Lee Child

'A compelling, suspenseful mystery' Mark Billingham

'A mesmerising legal thriller' Michael Connelly

An explosive secret
When legendary Washington judge Justice Wynn falls into a coma and puts his law clerk, Avery, in control, Avery's world is turned upside down. Because Justice Wynn had a secret. One that nobody wants to come out...

A life in the balance
As Wynn lies in hospital, Avery begins to unravel a sequence of clues, and realizes the puzzle will lead her directly into danger.

A showdown that will change everything
But how high a price can you put on the truth? And is Avery brave enough to expose the White House itself?

A gripping political thriller from the activist, leader, and speaker Stacey Abrams.

'Brilliant' LISA GARDNER
'Twisty and full of surprises' KARIN SLAUGHTER
'Demands to be read in one sitting' JEFFERY DEAVER
'Thrilling' LEE CHILD

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008468507
Number of pages: 400
Weight: 270 g
Dimensions: 240 x 159 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

PRAISE FOR STACEY ABRAMS:

'A compelling and suspenseful mystery' Mark Billingham

'Remarkable. A twisting, complex legal thriller, steeped in authenticity from the author's own immense background' Peter James

'Glossy, gritty, breathlessly suspenseful, effortlessly authentic, and altogether wonderful. Why am I not surprised?' Lee Child

'While Justice Sleeps is a mesmerizing legal thriller that does the rare thing: It uses the novel to get at the truth' Michael Connelly

'Brilliant and mesmerizing. This masterfully plotted thriller unfolds like the ultimate chess match-bold move to bolder move with lives hanging in the balance' Lisa Gardner

'Stacey Abrams firmly establishes herself as a powerful new player in the crime thriller space, with her heroine Avery providing a voice to women everywhere. Twisty, clever and full of surprises, Abrams proves she is not only a force for change in politics but a force to be reckoned with in fiction, too' Karin Slaughter

'While Justice Sleeps is one of the best political thrillers I've read in years. Abrams has given us a book that demands to be read in one sitting!' Jeffery Deaver

'Stacey Abrams is a true novelist, and While Justice Sleeps is a first-class legal thriller. It's fast-paced and full of surprises-a terrific read' Scott Turow

'A killer thriller. Loaded with legal intrigue, corrupt politicians, and the history of chess, Abrams proves why the most powerful piece on the board is the Queen. Well played and so much fun' Brad Meltzer

'Alegal thriller of the highest order. Its crisp prose and high-octane plot call to mind the best of John Grisham, but Avery Keene is a fresh, modern heroine entirely of Abrams' own making' Cristina Alger

'A sweaty-palm sprint through the hidden corridors of government and the shadowy streets of DC. I hope she will write many more' Kathy Reichs

'Gripping, intricate, and timely' Heather Graham

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