The thrilling follow up to the award winning Bluebird, Bluebird Texas Ranger Darren Matthews is on the hunt for a boy who s gone missing but it s the boy s family of white supremacists who are his real target 9 year old Levi King knew he should have left for home sooner now he s alone in the darkness of vast Caddo Lake, in a boat whose motor just died A sudden noise distracts him and all goes dark.Darren Matthews is trying to emerge from another kind of darkness after the events of his previous investigation, his marriage is in a precarious state of re building, and his career and reputation lie in the hands of his mother, who s never exactly had his best interests at heart Now she holds the key to his freedom, and she s not above a little maternal blackmail to press her advantage An unlikely possibility of rescue arrives in the form of a case down Highway 59, in a small lakeside town where the local economy thrives on nostalgia for ante bellum Texas and some of the era s racial attitudes still thrive as well Levi s disappearance has links to Darren s last case, and to a wealthy businesswoman, the boy s grandmother, who seems concerned about the fate of her business than that of her grandson Darren has to battle centuries old suspicions and prejudices, as well as threats that have been reignited in the current political climate, as he races to find the boy, and to save himself.Attica Locke proves that the acclaim and awards for Bluebird, Bluebird were justly deserved, in this thrilling new novel about crimes old and new. Read Heaven, My Home Author Attica Locke – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Attica Locke is a writer whose first novel, Black Water Rising, was nominated for a 2010 Edgar Award, a 2010 NAACP Image Award, as well as a Los Angeles Times Book Prize and was shortlisted for an Orange Prize in the UK Attica is also a screenwriter who has written movie and television scripts for Paramount, Warner Bros, Disney, Twentieth Century Fox, Jerry Bruckheimer Films, HBO, Dreamworks and Silver Pictures She was also a fellow at the Sundance Institute s Feature Filmmakers Lab and is a graduate of Northwestern University A native of Houston, Texas, Attica lives in Los Angeles, California, with her husband and daughter.
- 295 pages
- Heaven, My Home
- Attica Locke
- 01 July 2017 Attica Locke