Between Heaven and Here

Between Heaven and Here

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8.79 Between Heaven and Here

Glorette Picard is dead. Her body was found in the alley behind a taqueria, half-hidden by wild tobacco trees, but no one—not Sidney, who knew she worked that alley, not her son Victor who memorizes SAT words to avoid the guys selling rock out of dryers in the Launderland, not her uncle Enrique, who everyone knows will be the one to hunt down her killer—saw her die. As the close-knit residents of Rio Seco, California react to Glorette’s murder, it becomes clear… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

Straight's writing feels hell-bent, relentless, a sequence of furious recitals that remind me of certain dark television dramas - "Boss" and "Treme," among others. Each scene seems to one-up the last for compounded difficulty and suffering.

Book Details  

Publisher: McSweeney's (September 12, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 208 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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