By Stephen Graham Jones
There are borders after which there are borders. among correct and incorrect. among Texas and Mexico. the 1st is a funny story to Dodd Raines, the second one a payday. Then there is the borders he is made. among himself and his estranged daughter, the border patrol agent. among himself and his one-time employers. and there is one other border, one he cares approximately even under the Rio Grande: the border among lifestyles and loss of life. Used to, the shadow Dodd Raines solid while he stood dripping from that water - it was once the shadow of a fugitive. yet now that fugitive's coming domestic, and the shadow he is casting? it has got rabbit ears. hear, you could listen the chupacabras padding alongside beside him - their new grasp. he is that giant man within the hood, slouching out via the gasoline pumps. strolling north, for justice. Austin's by no means noticeable something like Dodd Raines, and not will back. prepare.