Justice Gone

Justice Gone When a homeless war veteran is beaten to death by the police stormy protests ensue engulfing a small New Jersey town Soon after three cops are gunned down A multi state manhunt is underway for a co

  • Title: Justice Gone
  • Author: N. Lombardi Jr.
  • ISBN: 1785358766
  • Page: 213
  • Format: Paperback
  • When a homeless war veteran is beaten to death by the police, stormy protests ensue, engulfing a small New Jersey town Soon after, three cops are gunned down A multi state manhunt is underway for a cop killer on the loose And Dr Tessa Thorpe, a veteran s counselor, is caught up in the chase Donald Darfield, an African American Iraqi war vet, war time buddy of the beat When a homeless war veteran is beaten to death by the police, stormy protests ensue, engulfing a small New Jersey town Soon after, three cops are gunned down A multi state manhunt is underway for a cop killer on the loose And Dr Tessa Thorpe, a veteran s counselor, is caught up in the chase Donald Darfield, an African American Iraqi war vet, war time buddy of the beaten man, and one of Tessa s patients, is holed up in a mountain cabin Tessa, acting on instinct, sets off to find him, but the swarm of law enforcement officers get there first, leading to Darfield s dramatic capture Now, the only people separating him from the lethal needle of state justice are Tessa and ageing blind lawyer, Nathaniel Bodine Can they untangle the web tightening around Darfield in time, when the press and the justice system are baying for revenge Justice Gone is the first in a series of psychological thrillers involving Dr Tessa Thorpe, wrapped in the divisive issues of modern American society including police brutality and disenfranchised returning war veterans N Lombardi Jr is the author of compelling and heartfelt novel The Plain of Jars Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Paperback, 336 pages Expected publication February 22nd 2019 by Roundfire Books More Details ISBN 1785358766 ISBN13 9

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    • N. Lombardi Jr.

      N Lombardi Jr, the N for Nicholas, has spent over half his life in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, working as a groundwater geologist Nick can speak five languages Swahili, Thai, Lao, Chinese, and Khmer Cambodian.In 1997, while visiting Lao People s Democratic Republic, he witnessed the remnants of a secret war that had been waged for nine years, among which were children wounded from left N Lombardi Jr, the N for Nicholas, has spent over half his life in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, working as a groundwater geologist Nick can speak five languages Swahili, Thai, Lao, Chinese, and Khmer Cambodian.In 1997, while visiting Lao People s Democratic Republic, he witnessed the remnants of a secret war that had been waged for nine years, among which were children wounded from leftover cluster bombs Driven by what he saw, he worked on The Plain of Jars for the next eight years Nick maintains a website with content that spans most aspects of the novel The Secret War, Laotian culture, Buddhism etc second novel, Journey Towards a Falling Sun, is set in the wild frontier of northern Kenya.His latest novel, Justice Gone was inspired by the fatal beating of a homeless man by police.Nick now lives in Phnom Penh, CambodiaSome personal comments taken from his user s profile Working as an engineering geologist has taken me to other countries as well, including the Gulf States in the Middle East, North Africa, and two years in China My cross cultural experiences allow me to adopt a world view, and form a major component of my writing, with the aim of spreading cultural knowledge to the reading public in an entertaining way I also enjoy writing emotionally charged stories, and I often laugh and cry while writing them,lost inside the fictional world I create Politically, I am ardently against any war,regardless of the rhetoric used to justify it Until we abandon war, the human race is fated to remain in a savage conditionI enjoy physical exercise, watching a well made film I love Frank Capra , and of course reading a good book I like to be in natural settings rather than an urban environment I am also morbidly interested in following the dark side of covert machinations by the state, and geopolitics, the root cause of war

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    • From the title, one would guess that Justice Gone is a legal mystery, but it really is a lot From beginning to end, it evokes controversary and arguments that typically fill the comment sections of current news stories Not surprisingly, the story pulled in my emotional side from the beginning, and it s pace never let up An event in a small town cascades into a drama that keeps unfolding and expanding before we finally arrive at the trial, where the author does a superb job of heightening From th [...]


    • This book delivers a knowledgeable albeit prejudiced punch in a bow to the plight of our PTSD veterans, both with the lack of support for vets as well as the state of awareness of our law enforcement bodies The protagonist is Dr Tessa Thorpe, a veterans counselor, who decries the loss of one of her own, beaten to death, as she champions the support of Donald Darfield, close buddy of the vet killed by law enforcement in a less than enlightened confrontation.This is an excellently drawn scenario T [...]


    • I am reviewing this book as a member of Rosie s book review team and thank her, NetGalley, and Roundfire for providing me an ARC copy of this novel, ahead of its publication, that I freely chose to review.This is not an easy book to categorise, and it could fit into a number of classifications, but it goes beyond the standard examples many of the readers of some of those genres are used to come across When I heard about this book, my interest was piqued by several elements the book features as I [...]


    • Wow what a great book I had very low expectations when I started this book by an author I had never come across before but it engaged me from the start and I found it original and moving.The heroine is Dr Tessa Thorpe, a veteran s counsellor, who specialises in dealing with war veterans suffering with PTSD and how she copes with the situation when one of her clients is suspected of the revenge killing of three cops who beat another veteran to death.The action is breathless but the characters Wow [...]


    • I received a free copy of this book in exchange for a fair and honest review All opinions are my own An emotionally and politically charged thriller like no other, author N Lombardi Jr is set to release one of the most relevant and headline grabbing novels of the year with his upcoming release, Justice Gone Here is the synopsis.The SynopsisWhen a homeless war veteran is beaten to death by the police, stormy protests ensue, engulfing a small New Jersey town Soon after, three cops are gunned I rec [...]


    • Fast paced and gripping, this legal thriller will grip readers from page one When an east coast town experiences the brutal murder of an unarmed homeless man by six cops, people don t think it can get any worse That is, until they find out that the homeless man was a war hero undergoing PTSD treatment at a nearby counseling center Riots and protests break out nationwide Tessa is one of the head honchos at the treatment facility and she was particularly close to Jay, the man beaten to death b Fas [...]


    • Justice Done To Justice Gone N Lombardi Jr Tackles Dramatic, Real Life Problems With Real CommitmentA very sad but entertaining novel about how hard it is to maintain fair play and get a judge and jury to decide right Indeed, the book is a discourse about right and wrong from the beginning It is also a book which depicts war as a brutal and ugly pastime , given America decides to fight its wars away from home It presents an America full of danger mental and physical Its style is eloq Justice Don [...]


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