Guidry, a loyal lieutenant to New Orleans mob boss Carlos Marcello, is on the run. His knowledge and minor participation in the assassination of John F. Kennedy is a problem for Carlos, who doesn’t want any loose ends. Charlotte is an unhappy wife and mother out of Oklahoma who is in a draining marriage has decided to leave her lazy and always drunk husband and head to California with her two daughters. Both on the run to escape complicated pasts, their paths ultimately cross. Charlotte falls for the charming insurance salesman that Guidry presents himself to be, and the playboy mobster falls for the smart and funny long-suffering woman. With hit men hot on his tail will Guidry be able to out-run his past while also trying to help Charlotte achieve her dream of giving her daughters a better life.
This fictional thriller is an intense page turner. Love, murder, suspense this novel has it all! “November Road” by Lou Berney is the latest and last book selection for this year. Enjoy!