Monday, June 9, 2008

Don't miss Don Winslow's new book The Dawn Patrol

The author of The Winter of Frankie Machine is back with a razor-sharp novel as cool as its characters, The Dawn Patrol. "Harrowing and funny, righteous and outrageous.
Boone Daniels lives to surf. Every morning he’s out in the break off Pacific Beach with the other members of The Dawn Patrol: four men and one woman as single-minded about surfing as he is. Or nearly. They have “real j-o-b-s”; Boone works as a PI just enough to keep himself in fish tacos and wet suits—and in the water whenever the waves are "epic macking crunchy."
But Boone is also obsessed with the unsolved case of a young girl named Rain who was abducted back when he was on the San Diego police force. He blames himself—just as almost everyone in the department does—for not being able to save her. Now, when he can’t say no to a gorgeous, bossy lawyer who wants his help investigating an insurance scam, he’s unexpectedly staring at a chance to make some amends—and take some revenge—for Rain’s disappearance. It might mean missing the most colossal waves he’s liable to encounter (not to mention putting The Dawn Patrol in serious harm’s way as he tangles with the local thuggery), but this investigation is about to give him a wilder ride than any he’s ever imagined."

Here is a fantastic LA Times article

Click Here to read an interview with Don Winslow.

On Monday, June 16 at 7pm Don Winslow will be at The Poisoned Pen in Scottsdale to sign The Dawn Patrol.. Don't miss this great opportunity.

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