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The Perk
by Mark Gimenez

RRP €11.35

The Perk
by Author Name Mark Gimenez

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List Price:11.35
Format: Paperback, 196 x 126 x 27mm, 448pp
Publication date: 01 Aug 2013
Publisher: Sphere
ISBN-13: 9780751551129

Description

Beck Hardin returns to his Texas hometown - and his estranged father - after the death of his wife leaves him with two children to raise. The town is still reeling from the murder of sixteen-year-old Heidi, whose father - Beck's old college friend - asks Beck to help him find Heidi's killer before the statute of limitations runs out. Meanwhile, Beck is pushed into becoming town Judge, and he makes some powerful enemies amongst the rich white landowners when he refuses to condone their treatment of the Mexican workers of the town. As events escalate, the landowners carefully plot their revenge...

Reviews

An exceptionally well-crafted novel, populated by a cast of characters that are relaistically drawn and appealing Civilian Reader.com

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  • Illustrations: map