Illegal Exit by Jacqui Jacoby is a unique and interesting story with a cast of flawed characters. Ms. Jacoby takes readers on a spin when she creates suspense and drama to keep the reader engaged. Trevor and Gavin are cousins who live with extended family. They both work hard working and supportive individuals. Then one night their world turns upside down. They lose everything. Wrongfully accused of murder is one thing. Going to jail for it when innocent is another. What happens next is the crux of this book’s edginess.