Bluebird, Bluebird Bluebird, Bluebird
Book 1 - A Highway 59 Novel

Bluebird, Bluebird

    • 4.0 • 214 Ratings
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Publisher Description

A "heartbreakingly resonant" thriller about the explosive intersection of love, race, and justice from a writer and producer of the Emmy-winning Fox TV show Empire (USA Today).

"In Bluebird, Bluebird Attica Locke had both mastered the thriller and exceeded it."-Ann Patchett

When it comes to law and order, East Texas plays by its own rules -- a fact that Darren Mathews, a black Texas Ranger, knows all too well. Deeply ambivalent about growing up black in the lone star state, he was the first in his family to get as far away from Texas as he could. Until duty called him home.

When his allegiance to his roots puts his job in jeopardy, he travels up Highway 59 to the small town of Lark, where two murders -- a black lawyer from Chicago and a local white woman -- have stirred up a hornet's nest of resentment. Darren must solve the crimes -- and save himself in the process -- before Lark's long-simmering racial fault lines erupt. From a writer and producer of the Emmy winning Fox TV show Empire, Bluebird, Bluebird is a rural noir suffused with the unique music, color, and nuance of East Texas.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2017
September 12
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
320
Pages
PUBLISHER
Little, Brown and Company
SELLER
Hachette Digital, Inc.
SIZE
3.3
MB

Customer Reviews

JulB62 ,

Very good

This was a good book. It moved a bit slow at places, too much description of surroundings. Good mystery, lots of unforeseen twists.

californiagirl1 ,

Started Slow…

But once you get into this book and the characters, you cannot put it down!!!

Jeeniebee ,

Great mystery!

I enjoyed the perspective of the Ranger in this book and the American Gothic undertones. An easy read that made me think.

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