Title Profile & Character Information

Southland

Annotation
A compelling story of race, love, murder, and history against the backdrop of an ever-changing Los Angeles.


Awards
2003  Lambda Literary Awards
2004  Publishing Triangle Awards

Characters
NameIshida, Jackie
GenderFemale
OccupationLaw student
TraitsJapanese American
Lesbian

GenreDomestic
    --Generational
Mystery
    --Detective, Amateur
    --Women sleuths
Fiction
TopicsWills
Grandfathers
Family secrets
Unsolved murders
Race riots
Race relations
Police corruption
Cover-ups
SettingLos Angeles, California
Urban