Half Moon And Empty Stars
Scribner, Jun 2001, 27.00, 448 pp.
The town is filled with evil and prejudice that walks in sunlight, not content to hide in shadows. It is a place where a half-breed Arapahoe child watches the murder of his father as deputies use the man as a punching bag. The residents of Twin Buttes, Wyoming taught Charlie Radtail quite a lesson that he will never forget.
The person most responsible for the final lesson Charlie re...