Apr 03: Julia Dahl’s Conviction & A True Story of Post-Abortion Enlightenment
Crime fiction novelist Julia Dahl brings her popular character Rebekah Roberts back for a third book in Conviction. Her heroine investigates a crime that took place over two decades ago in New York City, spurred by a simple letter from the accused saying “I didn’t do it.”
Julia is a noted journalist who specializes in crime and criminal justice fiction. She is currently with CBSnews.com and previously worked for the New York Post.
Also today, when life came crashing down around Kassi Underwood at the tender age of 19, the penniless, pregnant, and suddenly alone teen found solace at an abortion clinic. In May Cause Love: An Unexpected Journey of Enlightenment After Abortion, she chronicles her post-abortion, cross-country road trip to personal liberation, complete with Buddhists, a zany rabbi, a wedding ceremony, and many more adventures.
Kassi has been published in several periodicals, and taught for three years at Columbia University in the Undergraduate Writing Program. She lectures nationwide, and has appeared as a guest on MSNBC, Fusion, and HuffPost Live.Continue reading