Lately it seems I’ve been reading a lot of mystery series featuring flawed but decent men in rugged surroundings. The latest is William Kent Krueger’s mystery novels starring Corcoran (Cork) O’Connor in northern Minnesota. When we first meet Cork, he’s the former sheriff of Tamarack County, having lost his badge as a result of a confrontation over fishing rights by the local fishermen and the indigenous Ojibwe people. He’s also lost his marriage to Jo, a beautiful attorney who advocates for the Indians on the rez. Cork is ¼ O
As you may have noticed, I'm always up for a book that can make me laugh out loud. (And keep those grim dystopias far away.) Wake of the bloody angel is certainly one of the fun ones.
L to r: NAACP attorney Jack Greenberg, defendant Walter Irvin, NAACP counsel Thurgood Marshall
Rework by Jason Fried & David Heinmeier Hansson
As I have been reading this book I am realizing that this title would be useful to many people. The concepts can transfer to day to day life not just to businesses.