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The Carrion Birds: A Novel

Authors: Waite, Urban
Publisher: William Morrow
BISAC/Subject: FIC000000, FIC019000, FIC031000, FIC031010
ISBN: 9780062216908, Related ISBNs: 0062216902, 9780062216892, 9780062216908
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 288,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

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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