Monday, January 11, 2010

Week Two - 50 to Go

Completed Iron River by T. Jefferson Parker. Iron River is a metaphor for the chain of gun shops and dealers that runs along the U.S.-Mexican border. In this police procedural, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy Charlie Hood's stream of consciousness narrative depicts the trading of illegal handguns and automatic weapons. At times the horrors of this activity can be upsetting.

Read 52 Books in 52 Weeks in 2010

1 comment:

Our Westmoreland School said...

I am intrigued.

Is this non-fiction, or action, or... what?

I read the teaser, it almost sounds like a detective novel, lol.