Where to Choose
A Carole Ann Gibson MysteryBook - 1999
After Carole Ann walked away from her law practice, she thought she was through dealing with the violent class. But when she learns that her mother's best friend has been attacked in the old neighborhood, she gets on the next plane home -- and finds that the place where she grew up is in trouble and that the police don't care. Carole Ann decides that this time she's going to make sure justice is done.
This neighborhood used to be one of Los Angeles's little jewels -- a few peaceful blocks that had always been home to a mix of races and cultures that somehow managed to all get along. But now attacks have become common and fear prevades every life. No one knows where the trouble is coming from; they only know the rules of survival. Don't go out after dark, don't go out alone, and don't think that the police are going to do anything to help. Beyond that, th