Two young women are murdered in their homes, forty years apart. One of the crimes is solved, one is not. The families involved in both are forever changed. A murder mystery, yes, and also the multi-generational saga of two families in a changing South. More
Two young women murdered in their homes, one of them in 1963 and the other in 2003.
The same families are connected to each crime. The Vances are the old money white family in Piedmont, North Carolina. Could one of their own be a killer?
The Mintons are an African American family, respected and hardworking. What does the young cousin who represents their greatest hopes know about the crime?
Some people may believe that forty years was long enough for families and a town to heal from one "it can't happen here" crime, but the second murder rips open the old wounds.
Until Proven is a mystery, a family saga, and an exploration of what changes over time--and what does not.