Salvation Boulevard

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Salvation Boulevard

By Larry Beinhart

Nation Books, Hardcover, 9781568584119, 368pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008


The murder victim: an atheist. The accused: Muslim. The lawyer: Jewish. The detective: Born Again Christian. A thriller about death, faith, and God—from one of America’s best mystery writers.

About the Author
Larry Beinhart is best known as the author of "Wag the Dog" (originally published as "American Hero") on which the film starring Robert DeNiro, Dustin Hoffman, Willie Nelson and Woody Harrelson was based. His "No One Rides for Free" (1986) received the 1987 Edgar Award for Best First Novel. His most recent book, "Fog Facts," a work of nonfiction, examines why some important, even striking, truths are overlooked by the media and the culture at large. Beinhart spent two years in Oxford, England, where he was the Raymond Chandler Fulbright Fellow at Wadham College. He is a regularly featured blogger on and his articles have appeared in the "New York Times," the "International Herald Tribune," the "Los Angeles Times," the "Washington Post," the "Baltimore Sun," and the "Chicago Tribune." He resides in Woodstock, New York, with his wife and two children.