The Gamble by T.P. Jones
When a hate crime revives racial tensions in the nearly all white town of Jackson, Iowa, the mayor considers implementing a highly controversial program aimed at promoting racial understanding within the community. With thousands of townspeople still unemployed and racial hostilities mounting, compromise seems impossible, and the future of Jackson is as ominous as it is uncertain.
Synergy Books, $24.95, March 2010, ISBN#: 978-0-9840760-2-4
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