Set in the fictional town of Jonesburg, GA, Emma Thornton, law student and clerk for a local attorney is asked to help defend Adam, a young deaf man accused of killing his girlfriend. The investigation sets her on a dangerous path which nearly costs her her life and forces Adam out of his world of silence. OUT FROM SILENCE will be published in December of 2019.
In the second book of the Emma Thornton series, Emma has moved to New Orleans, where she has accepted a position as an assistant professor at a law school. Asked by the Dean of the school to defend a juvenile accused of murdering two men in the Redemption housing projects, one of whom is a Catholic brother, she accepts the case, and asks her students to help her build a defense. They quickly discover they have much to learn about the crime world of New Orleans. THE REDEMPTION will be published in December of 2020.