The Carrion Birds (Hardcover)

By Urban Waite

William Morrow & Company, 9780062216885, 270pp.

Publication Date: April 16, 2013

May 2013 Indie Next List

“Can you really go home again? Urban White tackles this subject with great skill in 'The Carrion Birds'. Ray, a recently unemployed widower, becomes a hired killer for a drug cartel. When Ray attempts to leave the cartel, his father is brutally murdered & Ray vows revenge. His cousin, Tom, a former police officer, tracks him down. But can cousins who are as close as brothers really do the right thing?”
— Pamela Pride, Kerri's Korner Bookstore, Fairmont, WV
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Description

Set in a small town in the Southwest, a soulful work of literary noir rife with violence, vengeance, and contrition from a fresh voice in fiction--the author of the highly acclaimed "The Terror of Living."
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