From AALBC

 

Chambers, author of A Prayer for Deliverance and Sympathy for the Devil (an NAACP Image Award nominee) brings a 21st-century take on hardboiled noir tales in Scavenger, a gripping thriller underscored by themes of race, homelessness, hustling, and the savagery—and salvation—of the human psyche.

The novel centers on Dickie Cornish, a Black streetwise survivor living in a homeless camp near D.C.’s Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. Framed for the murder of two of his closest friends and facing life in prison, Dickie crosses paths with wealthy ex-Homeland Security Secretary, Jamie Bracht. Bracht offers him a chance at a new life if Dickie can navigate an underground world to uncover a prize Bracht will stop at nothing to acquire (Genre: Mystery & Detective).

Scavenger: A Mystery

SKU: 1941110940
$16.00Price
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