Award Nomination

Pacific Northwest Library Association

Pacific Northwest Library Association
2013 Young Reader's Choice Award
Nominated and Short Listed
Ontario Library Association
2011 White Pine Award
ForeWord Magazine's
2010 Young Adult
Book of the Year


The Second Trial by Rosemarie Boll

The Second Trial
by Rosemarie Boll

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Boll expertly unravels the horrors that a single abusive family member can have on one family; the fear and the hope molds into one as a courageous mother fights for her life and the lives of her children. (Audrey, Holes in my Brain)

The Second Trial is a well written, emotionally charged story that brought me to tears on more than one occasion. (J. Scully, With a Good Book)

An emotional and breakthrough read. (Heart of Dreams)

Readers should appreciate the honest, straight-forward approach in which this novel is presented. (Sally Kruger,