By Lewis Shiner

Whilst Michael follows his demise father to North Carolina, a life of lies starts off to solve. His pursuit of his father's past--haunted by means of voodoo, adultery and murder--takes him to a spot known as Hayti, as soon as the main filthy rich black group within the South. Now the mysteries of Michael's personal historical past develop into an issue of existence and demise, as racial conflicts slightly constrained because the Nineteen Sixties erupt again.Rooted within the real tale of the U.S. government's city renewal coverage and its disastrous aftermath, Black & White is a literary mystery, a relatives saga, and a searing portrait of institutionalized hatred.

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The thought hit him hard and he had to push it away. He gave Bishop the number at the Brookwood, his father’s room number at the va , and their addresses in Texas. ” “I don’t really follow sports that much. What about the body in the overpass? ” “No, of course I can’t,” Michael said. ” Bishop said, and turned on the tape recorder. He led Michael patiently through the story, starting with his father’s illness, the decision to come to Durham, his calling Coleman that afternoon, Coleman’s story as Michael remembered it, his father’s reaction.

There were three of them, and six men to take turns. All wore hard hats, though Michael was at a loss as to why. Insurance reasons, most likely. Once they began drilling, the noise in the confined space was unbearable and the crowd quickly moved away. Coleman was the only one who hadn’t caught the excitement. Michael put a hand on his massive shoulder as they walked out onto the grassy slope. ” Coleman looked at the ground. “Hope you still feel that way in a week or a month. ” His gaze shifted to the dust billowing out from the overpass.

Said his mother, with no preamble. Your father won’t tell me what it was about. ” “My father. ’ That’s when I knew it was your fault. ” “I found out why he wanted to come back to Durham. ” “What are you talking about? ” “He helped bury a dead body in concrete. ” His mother didn’t answer, a silence of held breath. ” “What everybody knows. ” “Apparently he didn’t get that far. While we’re at it, here’s another question for you. ” “You certainly did know about her. ” “That Orpha died? ” There was no hesitation in her voice.

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