By Chris Carlton Brown
It is 1969, and Bowser has arrived on the Hill, an establishment for antisocial teenage boys. nobody is doing a lot to guard the lads who locate themselves there, yet Bowser does not anticipate to stick lengthy. He thinks he may be loopy (and others agree), so he will most likely be off to the nuthouse quickly.
When one of many boys is killed in an coincidence and it appears like Bowser's pal nostril goes to be made a scapegoat for the dying, it truly is as much as Bowser, loopy or now not, to face up for the reality.
With language that mixes the gritty and the actually sleek, Chris Carlton Brown's debut novel is heartbreaking and unforgettable.
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