A fatheras family outing to a Detroit Lions football game becomes the biggest nightmare of his life. A Detroit businessmanas first-class flight to Tokyo takes an unexpected turn when heas forced to sit beside the corpse of a woman who passed away in mid-flight. An obese alcoholic formulates a theory on dogs and race after watching footage of Detroit Police officers beating Malice Green to death in 1992. An Iraqi War veteran returns to Detroit and is offered a unique opportunity to avenge the violent death of his younger sister. Cops, teachers, private investigators, wealthy business owners, and blue-collar family men, the characters in Ryan Potteras qWelcome to Detroit: Ten Years - Ten Stories (2002-2012)q propel themselves into a troubled city that refuses to give up. These stories have it allacrime, suspense, humor, dramaaand take place in a version of the Motor City fueled with both promise and despair.So what I did first, of course, was cram Ms. Langea#39;s bin into the trunk of my Taurus . As soon as the trunk closed, the rain evolved into a downpour. Thunder and lightning joined the show, forcing me to seek refuge inside the rusted-out Ford. ... Boxes of books became drenched within seconds, surely damaged beyond repair.
|Title||:||Welcome to Detroit: Ten Years - Ten Stories (2002-2012)|
|Publisher||:||BookCountry - 2013-01-29|