New York : Modern Library, 2010.
xxix, 1101 p. ; 24 cm.
"The unfinished second novel"--Jacket.
Set in the frame of a deathbed vigil, this story is a multi generational saga centered on the assassination of the controversial, race-baiting U.S. senator Adam Sunraider, who's being tended to by "Daddy" Hickman, the elderly black jazz musician turned preacher who raised the orphan Sunraider as a light-skinned black in rural Georgia.
3 days before the shooting