Title: Watching the Horizon
Author: J.C. Williams
Genre: Teen and Young Adult
About the Book
Chris Gluszek (Glue-sec) a California native, now living in Memphis, Tennessee, is new to the police force and the south. Chris is faced with a choice of conforming, trusting the words of others or, finding out how to protect and serve by exposure and battling his fears and the influences of others.
Marcus Freeman, a troubled black man, was born and raised in the south. After serving in the army, he comes home to realize that things are no different from his turbulent childhood. Struggling to accept the state his family is in, Marcus is faced with the task of being the father and protector of his entire family.
Through their journeys, they find themselves having to deal with the effects their decisions have on them and the people they love and look after.