[BOOKS] ⚡ Solomon Bull By Clayton Lindemuth – Thomashillier.co.uk Solomon Bull is Clayton Lindemuth at his rural noir best You’ll find all the “thrilling visceral unsparing” prose that earned his debut Cold uiet Country the coveted starred review from Publishe Solomon Bull is Clayton Lindemuth at his rural noir best You’ll find all the “thrilling visceral unsparing” prose that earned his debut Cold uiet Country the coveted starred review from Publishers Weekly Blackfoot Indian Solomon Bull is the son of a rebel who died in the seventies fighting for the American Indian Movement He trains for an Arizona race called Desert Dog run through cactus beds aueducts up sheer rock walls and through clouds of Africanized killer bees The race will tell Solomon whether he’s a mere man or heir to his murdered father’s revolution Solomon tries to focus on Desert Dog Ex mercenary Cal Barrett designed the race to shred people and rumor is he recruits winners into a clandestine paramilitary outfit But on a whim Solomon bets his roommate he can cost dirty Senator Clyman ten points in his reelection bid After antics involving spray paint and a highway billboard the senator’s security chief suddenly shows up everywhere Solomon is Then Rachel hailing from the Treasury’s office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence introduces herself by soaping Solomon in the shower after a long run She’ll do anything to get Solomon to infiltrate Cal Barrett’s clandestine organization Something big is going down soon she promises Senator Clyman’s security man attacks Rachel hounds Solomon’s picked a bigger fight than intended But now his roommate introduces Amanda a prostitute who looks like an angel but for the boots and cigarette burns all over her back She tells a story about Senator Clyman and an innocent Navajo boy that frames Solomon’s identity uestion in stark terms Will Solomon turn his back on the victims of true evil Will he become a cog in the machine his father died fighting Solomon Bull is a young man learning why men exist It’s about love sacrifice and a Native American on the pendulum between assimilation and war.
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- 313 pages
- Solomon Bull
- Clayton Lindemuth
- 22 March 2016 Clayton Lindemuth