The Carrion Birds: A Novel
|BISAC/Subject:||FIC000000, FIC019000, FIC031000, FIC031010|
|ISBN:||9780062216908, Related ISBNs: 0062216902, 9780062216892, 9780062216908|
|Number of pages:||288,|
The Carrion Birds from Urban Waite, author of the highly acclaimed The Terror of Living, is a remarkable work of literary noir.
Hired gun Ray Lamar is ready to put his past behind him. He wants to see his twelve-year-old son and start a new life—away from the violence of the last ten years. One last heist will take him there. All he has to do is steal a rival’s stash. Simple, easy, clean.
But when things start to go very wrong, Ray realizes the path to redemption isn’t always easy.
A soulful tale of violence, vengeance, and contrition, The Carrion Birds is an elegant depiction of one man’s last chance to make things right.
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