In the middle of a cyclone, beautiful, red-haired Sunset Jones shoots her husband Pete dead when he tries to beat and rape her. To Camp Rapture’s general consternation, Sunset’s mother-in-law arranges for her to take over from Pete as town ...
Pete as town constable. As if that weren’t hard enough to swallow in depression era east Texas, Sunset actually takes the job seriously, and her investigation into a brutal double murder pulls her into a maelstrom of greed, corruption, and unspeakable malice. It is a case that will require a well of inner strength she never knew she had.Spirited and electrifying, Sunset and Sawdust is a mystery and a tale like nothing you’ve read before.
Avvincente romanzo ambientato nel profondo sud degli Stati Uniti. Dalla corsa al petrolio al razzismo strisciante, all'invasione di cavallette e alla violenza privata e pubblica, emerge forte la figura di Sunset, rossa come il tramonto, eroina di
..." una storia di riscatto al femminile.Continua...Nascondi
"Lee pushed on, stumbled, went on a knee, got up, kept going, said to God and Jesus and the Holy Ghost, 'You sonsofbitches. All three of you.'""Like you, Goose, I don't like it steady all the time. Cheangeable weather teaches a man how to be
..."w to be changeable hisself. He can move with events. You can't learn character when everything is smooth." "Maybe I don't need no character. Maybe what I need is three meals a day and a bed and some kind of something over my head so I don't get rained on."Continua...Nascondi