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Gods of Howl Mountain : a novel

Author: Taylor Brown
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Bootlegger Rory Docherty has returned home to the fabled mountain of his childhood - a misty wilderness that holds its secrets close and keeps the outside world at gunpoint. Slowed by a wooden leg and haunted by memories of the Korean War, Rory runs bootleg whiskey for a powerful mountain clan in a retro-fitted '40 Ford coupe. Between deliveries to roadhouses, brothels, and private clients, he lives with his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Taylor Brown
ISBN: 9781250111777 1250111773
OCLC Number: 983640648
Description: 294 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Taylor Brown.

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Set in the high country of 1950s North Carolina, Gods of Howl Mountain is a dark and compelling novel of family secrets, whiskey-running, vengeance, and love.  Read more...
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