Black Water Rising

Ebook edition released 09/06/2009

by Attica Locke

Modern and Contemporary Fiction Thriller and Suspense Crime and Mystery eBooks of the Month Literary Fiction

LoveReading Expert Review of Black Water Rising

An atmospheric and stylish thriller from a new author, with comparisons to John Grisham. A tightly woven plot will keep you involved and intrigued until the end.

"If you liked Chinatown, you’ll love this. A proper rollicking read. Anyone I’ve given this to just can’t put it down.… It’s just really brilliant and I’d thoroughly recommend it.”  Miranda Sawyer (Orange Prize for Fiction 2010 judging panel).

Shortlisted for the prestigious 2010 Orange Prize for Fiction.


Black Water Rising Synopsis

Attica Lockea writer and producer of FOXs Empiredelivers an engrossing, complex, and cinematic thriller about crime and racial justiceLos Angeles TimesBook 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 TimesAtmospheric deeply nuanced... akin to George Pelecanos or Dennis Lehane.... Subtle and compelling.New York Times

About This Edition

ISBN: 9780061901898
Publication date: 9th June 2009
Author: Attica Locke
Publisher: HarperCollins HarperAudio
Format: Ebook
Primary Genre Thriller and Suspense
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Publication date: 15/04/2010
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