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I found the characters to be deeply written and well developed.
The author puts the murder trial in the beginning of the story and ends it at the end of the story, because he wants the reader to read the whole book.
Although I don't think this could be classified as a mystery, it reads kind of like one.
A classic book. Beautiful story, well written, thought provoking. I bought this as a gift for a friend who had never happened to read it. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Cynthia Woodruff
I found this book intriguing all the way through. David Guterson is a great story teller, transporting the reader back in time.Published 17 days ago by Justin and Katie Schauer
It was well written book, but story line was not attractive for me.Published 18 days ago by Amazon Customer
Beautifully crafted. Holds you in suspense right until the end. Believable and complex with a good twist or two.Published 22 days ago by Nigel Allan Hefford
great story on the power of prejudice and what a struggle it can be to do the right thing.Published 26 days ago by jim ensor
I really enjoyed this book. There were several layers to it , atmosphere and beautiful descriptions of life on the Island of Dan Piedro, romance, history,war, a 'murder' trial,... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Mary hayes
The plot is enticing. It includes romance, mystery, history, pathos, and prejudice. David Guterson writes with beautiful descriptions, and a lot of character insight. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Cincy Reader