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Darktown / Thomas Mullen.

Mullen, Thomas, author. (Author). Holland, André, narrator. (Added Author).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Main CD MULLEN thomas Darktown (Text) 840191002402168 New Audiobooks - Main Floor Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library BOCD FIC MUL (Text) 33187004138323 BOCD (Adult) - R Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BKCD MUL (Text) 36626103770715 AV Books on CD Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AUDIO MULL (Text) 39391006770208 Audiobooks Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library AUDIO CD F MUL (Text) 70621000212905 Adult - Audio CD Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch CD FIC MULLEN, THOMAS (Text) 33946003129207 Fiction Audiobooks . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442399488
  • ISBN: 1442399481
  • Physical Description: 10 audio discs (12 hours) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Audio, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from web page.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Andre Holland.
Summary, etc.: Responding from pressure on high, the Atlanta police department is forced to hire its first black officers in 1948. The newly minted policemen are met with deep hostility by their white peers and their authority is limited: They can't arrest white suspects; they can't drive a squad car; they can't even use the police headquarters and must instead operate out of the basement of a gym. When a black woman who was last seen in a car driven by a white man turns up fatally beaten, no one seems to care except for Boggs and Smith, two black cops from vastly different backgrounds. Pressured from all sides, they will risk their jobs, the trust the community has put in them, and even their own safety to investigate her death. Their efforts bring them up against an old-school cop, Dunlow, who has long run the neighborhood like his own, and Dunlow's young partner, Rakestraw, a young progressive who may or may not be willing to make allies across color lines.
Subject: Police, Black > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Atlanta (Ga.) > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Audiobooks.

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