Black water rising: A Novel

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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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subject_facet Corporations -- Corrupt practices -- Fiction, Lawyers -- Fiction, Petroleum industry and trade -- Fiction
title_display Black water rising
title_full Black Water Rising A Novel, Black water rising / Attica Locke
title_short Black water rising
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet African American Fiction, Corporations, Corrupt practices, Fiction, Lawyers, Petroleum industry and trade, Thriller