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In Homefront, another excellent Chuck Logan thriller featuring Phil Broker (After the Rain, Vapor Trail, Absolute Zero, et al.), the former cop and undercover agent is spending some much-needed downtime in a remote resort town aptly named Glacier Falls with his wife and eight-year old daughter. Little does he know he's just entered "Minnesota Appalachia," where yokel warfare has been turned into a sadistic art form.
Broker's wife, Nina Pryce, is a special forces operative in the U.S. Army, is on extended sick leave after suffering severe physical and psychological injuries in her last mission. While she struggles to fix herself -- no doctors, no drugs, no hospitals -- Broker and his daughter, Kit, try to enjoy the beautifully bleak, wolf-inhabited wilderness around them. But roving lupine packs turn out to be the least of the family's concerns: When Kit stands up to a third-grade bully and promptly decks him, she begins an overblown feud that involves the bully's parents, who are best described as "savage white trash." Broker unknowingly pits himself and his family against an incestuous clan of backwoods criminals involved in hardcore methamphetamine production and distribution. A punctured tire, a mangled stuffed animal, and a stolen kitten are only a prelude of much more violent things to come…
An addictively page-turning novel about love, devotion, and oh-so-satisfying vengeance, this chillingly intimate story is a perfect example of a storyteller in top form. Logan has hit a home run with Homefront. Paul Goat Allen