I enjoyed Larry Beinhart's "Salvation Boulevard" more than any book I've read in a while, dropped everything and stayed up to 1 . to finish it. The first person protagonist is an evangelical Christian, member of a Texas megachurch, ex-cop and ex-alcoholic private detective.
I enjoyed Larry Beinhart's "Salvation Boulevard" more than any book I've read in a while, dropped everything and stayed up to 1 . He's working for a Jewish liberal lawyer, who is defending an American Muslim student accused of murdering an atheist college professor who was about to publish a book on the human need to cling to religious illusions.
Salvation Boulevard: A Novel. F~ Author-provocateur Beinhart (Wag the Dog) manages to offend everyone a little bit in this timely page-turner that will generate.
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Larry Beinhart’s Salvation Boulevard, like his Wag the Dog and The Librarian, is a wild ride indeed. Intelligent, provocative, often outrageous, it pits a tough excop turned born-again Pl against what only looks like innocence, covering a dark world of power and treachery and deceit. It will grip you, first page to last. A gripping, page-turning tale that takes one through bad lawyers and good ones, treachery and faith, pornography and preaching, torture and Homeland Security. Salvation Boulevard is a great and memorable read.
Larry Beinhart is an American author. He is best known as the author of the political and detective novel American Hero, which was adapted into the political-parody film Wag the Dog. An early inspiration was the works of George Bernard Shaw, who besides his writing skills and wit, "created dramas out of ideas"
Salvation Boulevard: A Novel. Some cases test a private investigator’s wits, others test his courage, and still others, his character. In Salvation Boulevard, . Carl Van Wagener has found a case that tests them all, and then goes on to test his soul. A professor is dead and a suspectwho has confessedis in custody. But nothing is what it seems.
Too top-heavy with unassimilated questions to work as a novel of ideas, with a mystery whose solution is too obvious for a genre piece, Beinhart’s overheated curiosity still delivers many pleasures from both genres. ISBN: 978-1-56858-411-9. Publisher: Nation Books. More Mystery Thriller . More by larry beinhart.
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Salvation Boulevard is a page-turning thriller in the tradition of John Grisham and Richard Condon that grapples with the ecstatic and entropic nature of religious faith in contemporary America.