Dodgers – Bill Beverly


East is the teenage team leader of a group of lookouts for a drug joint, acting as a warning mechanism against police raids. [Spoiler alert!] Somehow the lookouts are bypassed, and the drug joint falls to a police raid. Instead of being punished – though he may have done nothing wrong – East is sent on a road trip to kill someone, at the behest of the gang’s leader. He is accompanied by, among others, his somewhat enigmatic and problematic younger brother. (Apparently, thirteen year old kids in the USA do operate as hired guns. Hmmm.) And off they jolly well go. Continue reading