Truth Like the Sun (Vintage Contemporaries)

Truth Like the Sun (Vintage Contemporaries)

Jim Lynch


A vintage and highly unique political novel, the cat-and-mouse tale of city intrigue in Seattle either in 1962, whilst Seattle hosted the World's reasonable, and in 2001, after its transformation within the Microsoft gold rush.

Larger than lifestyles, Roger Morgan used to be the mastermind at the back of the reasonable that made town well-known and continues to be a behind the scenes energy 40 years later, whilst on the age of seventy he runs for mayor in hopes of restoring all of Seattle's former glory. Helen Gulanos, a reporter each piece as desirous to make her mark, sees her project to enquire the occasions of 1962 turn into front-page information with Morgan's candidacy, and resolves to determine who he fairly is and the place his strength comes from: in 1962, a brash and excitable younger promoter, greeting every body from Elvis Presley to Lyndon Johnson, smooth-talking himself out of adverse occasions, dipping out and in of mystery card video games; now, a liked public determine with, it seems, still-plentiful secrets and techniques. splendidly interwoven into this story of town of goals are backroom bargains, idealism and pragmatism, the simplest and worst goals, and the entire aspirations that form our groups and our lives.

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