By T. Jefferson Parker
The Orange County, California, that the Becker brothers knew as boys isn't any more—unrecognizably altered because the afternoon in 1954 whilst Nick, Clay, David, and Andy rumbled with the lowlife Vonns, whereas five-year-old Janelle Vonn watched from the sidelines. the recent decade has ushered within the period of Johnson, hippies, John Birchers, and LSD. Clay turns into a casualty of a distant jungle conflict. Nick turns into a cop, Andy a reporter, David a minister. And a bad crime touches all of them in methods they can by no means have expected whilst the mutilated corpse of adlescent attractiveness queen Janelle Vonn is stumbled on in an deserted warehouse.
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