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Kim MacQueen is an independent writer and editor whose first novel, Out, Out, was published in summer 2011 by Jungo Books and is available at kimmacqueen.com. She lives in Tallahassee, Fla.
In a North Carolina mountain town, the cops are good old boys, the sheriff’s a teddy bear, and the chief conducts drug raids in his head. All of which spells nothing good for a Mexican caught with a carful of guns, or for the town’s “Cop Beat” reporter.