Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found
From the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller "Devil in the Grove" comes a gripping story of sex, race, class, corruption, and the arc of justice. In December 1957, Blanche Bosanquet Knowles, the wealthy young wife of a citrus baron, is raped in her home while her husband is away. Journalist Mabel Norris Reese and an inexperienced young lawyer pursue the case, winning unlikely allies and chasing down
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King , G. (2018). Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found. New York, NY: Riverhead Books.