Nowadays a noose is a symbol of shame, and outrage. Although in the early 1960's the rope struck fear in the hearts of African Americans all over the country. The novel REPARATIONS uncovers an unthinkable act of violence during this time of the Civil Rights Era that was covered up and swept away. That is until the victims families just happen to discover the horrifying truth! Venture with Dedrick and Tavares Mackey as they discover the truth and seek vengeance in this tale of brutality, sex, and deceit. "Urban Lit" grows up in this explosive novel!