Thanks to Robin Theiss of STL Books & Gifts for her recommendation in Sunday’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch story on the year’s favorite books:
“Fail” by Rick Skwiot (fiction) • This novel has also been in high demand, possibly spurred by the situation in Ferguson. Skwiot shows off his versatility with this thriller, the story of a disgraced African-American police lieutenant who, while trying to redeem himself, lands in a life-threatening hotbed of corruption.
You can read the entire article here.
By the way, I will be doing a reading at STL Books on Thursday, January 22.