John Hart | The Unwilling

The Unwilling

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Gibby's older brothers have already been to war. One died there. The other came back misunderstood and hard, a decorated killer now freshly released from a three-year stint in prison. Jason won't speak of the war or of his time behind bars, but he wants a relationship with the younger brother he hasn't known for years. Determined to make that connection, he coaxes Gibby into a day at the lake: long hours of sunshine and whisky and older women. But the day turns ugly when the four encounter a prison transfer bus on a stretch of empty road. Beautiful but drunk, one of the women taunts the prisoners, leading to a riot on the bus. The woman finds it funny in the moment, but is savagely murdered soon after. Given his violent history, suspicion turns first to Jason; but when the second woman is kidnapped, the police suspect Gibby, too. Determined to prove Jason innocent, Gibby must avoid the cops and dive deep into his brother's hidden life, a dark world of heroin, guns and outlaw motorcycle gangs.

Historical fiction

Additional Information about the book

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 13: ‎9781250168382

Word Count: 115200 words

Length: 384 pages

Language: English

Release Date: April 5, 2022

Available as: Ebook,Paperback

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September 7, 2021
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I've read all of this author's books. Until now, I thought "The Last Child" was his best, but now he has a better one! If you are already familiar with Hart, you know he is a master of the "literary thriller", meaning a combination of suspense, action, family drama, all presented in a very fine writing style with some Southern flair.

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