Books by Gilbert King

Released: April 24, 2018

"By turns sobering, frightening, and thrilling, this meticulous account of the power and tenacity of officially sanctioned racism recalls a dark era that America is still struggling to leave behind."
A spellbinding true story of racism, privilege, and official corruption. Read full book review >
Released: March 6, 2012

"Deeply researched and superbly composed."
A thoroughgoing study of one of the most important civil-rights cases argued by Thurgood Marshall in dismantling Jim Crow strictures. Read full book review >
Released: April 1, 2008

"Injustice, inhumanity and death, all made strangely charming and unforgettable."
A well-wrought tale of murder, secrets, lies and state-sponsored and state-botched retribution. Read full book review >