A crime reporter. A strange murder. An ex-convict with a dark secret...
Onofrio Palillo receives compensation many years after wrongful imprisonment for murder. Whilst trying to arrange an interview, Fabrizio Corsaro, a crime reporter, finds Palillo dead at his home.
Investigations reveal incriminating evidence, which lead detectives to arrest Fabrizio himself for the mu...more
"Accused" is flavoured with local references and language, is both hard-hitting and at times, slightly humourous; is addictive and highly readable. Told in the first person (alternating) narrative by two brothers, we are taken on a roller-coa ...more
Fabrizio Corsaro, a journalist, is set to obtain the interview of his career with Mr. Palillo, a man who had spent years in prison wrongfully. Upon arrival, he finds his subject murdered. With no other leads and some incriminating evidence, Fabrizio is arrested for the murder and detained. His brother, Roberto- a criminal lawyer, dives into the case to try and help release his brother from prison and clear the fami ...more
The novel is divided into three acts entitled Crime, Punishment, Truth. A short Epilog wraps up the end. We get to see how a crime comes to light, how ...more