Lakin, West Virginia, 1930 - Following a suicide attempt and consigned to a segregated insane asylum, attorney James P. D. Gardner finds himself under the care of Dr. James Boozer. Fresh out of medical school,
Dr. Boozer is eager to try the new talking cure for insanity, and encourages his elderly patient to reminisce about his experiences as the first black attorney to practice law in nineteenth-century West Virginia.
- Library Binding: 500 pages
- Publisher: Center Point Pub; Large Print edition (October 1, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1683245342
- ISBN-13: 978-1683245346