A NovelBook - 2004
Tony Williams is a star free safety for a professional football team in addition to being a highly respected member of his community. Happily married, he always rejects advances from female fans. Furious at Tony's refusal to sleep with her, the daughter of a team owner vows revenge. She accuses Tony of assault and rape throwing his life into an unimaginable tailspin. Tony calls on his two lifelong friends to help him clear his name: Adrian Christopher, also a popular football player, and Errol Forrest, Jr., a third-year law student. Together with an Interpol-affiliated Irishman, a mysterious Jamaican "soldier of fortune, " and a committed defense attorney, the friends take their stand against the racially-charged accusations of rape by a prominent family. Forced to endure the pressure of a highly-publicized trial led by an ambitious young prosecutor, they also have to uncover a mysterious threat lurking behind the scenes ... but on whose orders?
Publisher: Wheat Ridge, Colo. : Denver-Austin & Co., c2004.
Branch Call Number: 813/.6 22
Characteristics: vi, 322 p. ; 24 cm.