God Is A Bullet [Boston Teran] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Praise. “A shotgun thriller with the cocksure timing of a professional hit.” –The New York Times Book Review “[A] BRILLIANTLY PACED, SUSPENSE-PACKED . “Boston Teran writes like an angel, shining a clear light on the deeds of the devil in this hunt-and-chase thriller. GOD IS A BULLET is a stunner of a suspense.

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Every place is described in gritty detail, bullwt deplorable act described just enough where you dont want to read anymore of it, every glimmer of hope shredded to nothing, and it all works. Sep 28, Darcy rated it did not like it Shelves: There was a problem filtering reviews right now. It will be a long while before I get this story and these characters out of my head. Her father is a small town cop and he goes on a desperate mission to find her. Write a customer review.

Mar 15, Khosch rated it liked it. I found myself unable to buy into the premise. This book was nicely written and the story was interesting.

It taught me so much and i devoured it. The effects of this book will not soon leave you. He finally discovers that Cyrus supplies drugs, sex, and the occasional murder-for-hire to Bacon and others.

Jan 05, James Thane rated obston really liked it Shelves: Dec 03, K rated it really liked it. View all 6 comments. But Teran, the author of the excellent The Creed of Violencehas imagined here a brutal, no-holds-barred world in which no prisoners are taken and no mercy is asked for or given.



Hardin is an ex-junkie who was herself the victim of a satanic cult. I loved the main characters, they were well thought out and drove me to turn page after page to find out what they did, what they were thinking, and how they could get through this with some shred of their souls. Blood on the Moon and God is a Bullet both take place pretty much in my backyard. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. A fourteen-year-old girl is kidnapped by a bloodthirsty satanic cult that calls itself the Left-Handed Path.

God Is a Bullet Author s: I recommend this highly for creative writing classes to read and dissect and rewrite Somewhat reminescent of david lindsey’s first stuff, that is. And when it hits the fan, Teran lets you watch, like the silver screen.

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What follows is a descent into hell as Case leads Bob into the netherworld of the deeply disturbed young man who leads the cult. He’s in pursuit of a seriously sociopathic cult leader to recover his kidnapped daughter, and is helpless to find her without Case’s assistance.

The writing is as fast paced as the story but at times is almost poetic. Bob Hightower is a by-the-book sheriff’s deputy in a small California town right up until the night that his ex-wife and her new husband are butchered in what appears to be a demented cult killing, reminiscent of the Manson Family. Overall Tfran did love the book and cant wait to ead more from Teran.

This one just wasn’t for me.


In a remote playa a twelve-year-old boy stumbles upon a hideous scene in a dust-strewn trailer: Super violent, over-the-top pulp thriller that crosses elements of The Searchers with the Manson family and a satisfying touch of The Missouri Breaks at the end.

It’s a great thriller but there are way too many pages of various characters engaging in pompous internal dialogue, philosophical masturbation.

God is a Bullet

Inthe later award was won by The Skull Mantra and this volume was nominate for both awards. The rest filled in the stereotypes and gave little else back in return. Hard actions and even harder questions follow, and Bob’s faith and his world view are called into question in ways he never could have imagined. I was impressed with the survival instincts portrayed and the ability to rise above this dismal scene.

A big part of this subgenre’s appeal is wrapped up in the way it makes a nice place look like some sort of war zone. This book is very much not my kind of book, but my book club picked it and I try to read them so that when we meet I can say something.

GOD IS A BULLET by Boston Teran | Kirkus Reviews

She shows a courage and strength that any straight person can only hope to attain. Boston Teran has a real talent for writing some of the best prose of any current author. A Novel Author s: