It’s been a long time because the chilly battle ended—and simply as lengthy because a person has been within the long-abandoned Tango-11 nuclear missile web site in southeastern Wyoming—when Thurmond Giles, a embellished African American US Air strength veteran and warhead professional, is located murdered, dangling bare through his ankles within a deactivated Minuteman silo.
OSI investigator and air strength fighter pilot significant Bernadette Cameron is dealing with the safety breach, but if her inquiries into the crime are stonewalled, she has to determine why. So does Elgin “Cozy” Coseia, an area reporter chasing an enormous tale. yet sifting in the course of the victim’s complicated lifestyles and sordid dying yields a much wider collection of suspects than they counted on—including a thorough nuclear-arms protestor, an formidable air strength cadet, a right-wing livestock rancher with strong political ties, and a relations nonetheless shaken by means of thoughts of eastern internment camps.
to attach the earlier with the current, Bernadette and comfortable should stick with an unexpected course again to the darkish days of worldwide warfare II, in the course of the legacy of the chilly War’s paranoid atomic age, and to the present-day all-American heartland, the place outdated wounds are by no means forgotten, nor forgiven.
From the bestselling writer of the C. J. Floyd sequence, Astride a red Horse is a secret with a “refreshingly eccentric forged and elaborately established plot. . . . imagine Elmore Leonard, Brad Parks, and Craig Johnson.” —Library Journal
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