Catching Baby Moses
When thirteen-year-old Norton Ryder is abandoned by his divorcing parents, he seeks an unlikely mentor, a reclusive African American NFL player named Percy Hawkins. Both of their lives are enriched until the shocking death of the town slumlord. When Percy is accused of a crime that Norton may have committed, both are hurled into a life-or-death courtroom drama. Surprising and uplifting, "Catching Baby Moses" is a mentor, crime, sports story.