Devils Hole Is The Story Of Arthur Arthur, A Child Of Fire, A Survivor Of War, And Now A Nineties Vigilante Who Lives Life Without Love Because Those Who Have Loved Him And Those He Has Loved Have Been Taken Away By Fate, By Chance, By Horror But Love Can Take Root In Even The Most Barren Soil, And It Returnsin The Person Of Melody, A Las Vegas Blackjack Dealer Who Herself Is Consumed By A Powerful Need In Las Vegas, The Vectors Of Arthur S Killing Career And Melody S Deep Longing Meet As He Confronts His Most Formidable Target And She The Dilemma Of A Lifetime Outside That Neon City, In An Arid Pocket Of Desert Named Devils Hole, Reputed To Be One Of The Harshest Environments On Earth, Predator, Prey, And The Special Woman Who Stands Between Them Will Each Be Terrifyingly Tested As Colossal Violence And Intense Passion Collide Beginning with the Barnum and Bailey Fire at Hartford in 1948, and on to gambling in Vegas viewed through the lives of characters delineated sometimes menacing , sometimes loving This was an education for me of the Vegas Casino numbers game I lost the point but it tied together at the end. Devils Hole is named after a real life place in the desert near Las Vegas I had never heard of the author, Bill Branon I bought this book off a clearance shelf probably years ago.I was delighted to find Devils Hole a great read
A Harvard graduate, Branon spent 23 years in the military, including a stint in Naval Intelligence He s widely know for his two action novels, Devils Hole, a bestseller for HarperCollins, and Let Us Prey, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year Branon lives in Las Vegas with his wife, Lolly.
- 360 pages
- Devil's Hole
- Bill Branon
- 22 March 2019 Bill Branon