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Black Water Rising

Black Water Rising

A Novel

Attica Locke–a writer and producer of FOX’s Empire–delivers an engrossing, complex, and cinematic thriller about crime and racial justice

Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist (Mystery/Thriller)
Edgar Award Nominee (Best First Novel)
The Orange Prize for Fiction (Shortlist)

“A near-perfect balance of trenchant social commentary, rich characterizations, and action-oriented plot…. Attica Locke [is] a writer wise beyond her years.”
– Los Angeles Times

“Atmospheric… deeply nuanced… akin to George Pelecanos or Dennis Lehane….  Subtle and compelling.”
– New York Times

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On Sale: June 9th 2009

Page Count: 448

ISBN-13: 9780061886263

Publisher: HarperCollins e-books

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