Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America
Chronicles a little-known court case in which Thurgood Marshall successfully saved a black citrus worker from the electric chair after the worker was accused of raping a white woman with three other black men.
2013 Nonfiction Runner-Up
Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | History | Nonfiction
King , G. (2012). Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America. New York, NY: Harper.