Defending Jacob Summary
William Landay

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  • Defending Jacob Summary & Study Guide
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Defending Jacob Overview

A District Attorney finds his life and career unraveling as his son is discovered to be the key suspect in the murder of one of the boy's classmates. Andy struggles with the disclosure of a history of violence in his family that he had hoped would no longer haunt him. He is forced to face his imprisoned father as well as the reality that the gene for violence might have been passed along to his son.

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