Andy Barber is the top Assistant District Attorney in his jurisdiction on the day that his son Jacob’s classmate is murdered in the local park. From the very beginning, when we meet Andy as a witness before the Grand Jury, we know that something has gone awry. It is through the transcripts of this Grand Jury and Andy’s story that we learn why he was defending his son and from what. I will not go into any further details about the plot for fear of spoilers. This novel grabbed my attention immediately and I was thrown for more than one loop. I ate it up. I bought this audiobook immediately after it was published and it somehow got lost in the shuffle. While I needed an amazing audiobook when I listened to it, I kicked myself repeatedly for waiting so long. Grover Gardner narrated this novel to perfection. His performance was simple and intimate, allowing Landay’s writing to take center stage. The effect was fantastic. I tore through this listen in half the time it normally takes me to read audiobooks of this length because I couldn’t not find out what happened next. This is a book to experience in audio. You’ll want more of both Landay and Gardner when it’s all said and done.