Midnight Taxi Tango Bone Street Rumba #2 (EPUB)

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E to harass her on the street to her realization that she as a black woman can get shot Samantha Spinner and the Super Secret Plans for carrying a sandwich let alone a ghost killing knife One of myavourite moments was her reaction to a conversation between a group of white teenagers in the bot nica Kenny what s this mean a love potion Yeah that s supposed to be bring the ladies right to you man Let s get it Land of a Thousand Hills: My Life in Rwanda for Bill Maybe Christine will stopriend zoning his ass Wild laughter Because really what s unnier than other people s cultures and sexual coercionAnother aspect where I elt this book improved upon Shadowshaper was the humor Midnight Taxi Tango
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constantly uotably Infestation funny Reza and Tia each have their own uniue narrativelair and while I loved them all the dialogue and situational humor tickled me to death If My Love Were a Fire Truck: A Daddy's Love Song for example So you brought the demon child assassin to my house and locked him into the bathroom acrossrom the girl he s trying to kill My whisper is like a strained cough The Write It When I'm Gone: Remarkable Off-The-Record Conversations with Gerald R. Ford fuck else was I sposta do with him manIeel like I ve been saying this a lot lately but while I Ready for Summer felt like the plot was a bit of a mess I just didn t care view spoilerOne of the aspects that I think was really underdeveloped was Jeremy Because seriously what makes a person decide that being a nestor a colony of creepy roaches is a desirable career plan I know the implication here is that to an imperialistic ideology power of any variety makes any sacrifice worthwhile but given the glimpse of Jeremy that we get Cyberselfish A Critical Romp Through The Terribly Libertarian Culture Of High Tech from Gio and Kia this didn t reallyly or me How did the beautiful laughing dancing boy that so entranced Gio come to The Decision That Roach Master decision that roach master the way to go Was it a sacrifice to save Gio or something he really wanted I also would have liked to see a confrontation between Gio and Jeremy I elt their broken romance was thrust aside and it would have been interesting to explore it hide spoiler Sueamish alert Thar be cockroaches So Many CockroachesA lot of interesting things get revealed in this one including who killed Carlos and it was not what I was expecting at all It makes some things even harder to swallow actually and makes me curious about what else is going on Was Carlos chosen or a reason view spoilerAnd who is Aisha I do suspect the Council had something to do with it even so after this book and maybe that s why Sasha doesn t trust them now hide spoiler What a bunch of wonderful women in this second instalment as super icky cockroach things begin investing different locations around the city And Kia and antastic Reza and their experiences and pasts become things begin investing different locations around the city And Kia and Dogs Behaving Badly fantastic Reza and their experiences and pasts become parts of the larger narrative The Council and their past and current decisions are looking increasingly suspect and was I ever glad to see how all these different charactersighting evil separately became a strong cohesive and dangerous team I also really liked seeing a First Year Teacher: Wit and Wisdom from Teachers Who'€ve Been There few of the characters in this and Older s Shadowshapers series work togetherOn to the short story collection. Y who came to Baba Eddie's botánica where she worked But the closer they’ve gotten the she’s seeing the worldrom Carlos’s point of view In Revenge of the Land: A Century of Greed, Tragedy, and Murder on a Saskatchewan Farm fact she’s starting to see ghosts And the situation isar sinister than that because whatever is bringing out the dead it’s only just getting start. .
The New York Council of the Dead tasked to hunt down and execute The City S Errant city s errant or any supernatural denizens who misbehaveMost recently a string of paranormal related murders have been occurring around Brooklyn s The streets is hungryIt s official Daniel Jos Older is now on my authors to watch list I April 16th: Virginia Tech Remembers first encountered Older through his YA book Shadowshaper While Shadowshaper is a rich vibrant story Bone Street Rumba is right down my alley I love urbanantasy underpowered protagonists and political skirmishes in the magical world Add to that a set of complex interesting characters a gritty plot and some seriously creepy roach dudes and I was sold TL DR Half Resurrection Blues Bone Street Rumba 1 just became my irst book purchase of the year The story is narrated by Carlos a half dead agent or the Council Mindful Living with Aspergers Syndrome for the Dead and the protagonist of the previous book Reza a driverhitteror a local gang and Kia a mischievous teenager who works at a bot nica and inds herself pulled inextricably into the center of events There s a reason why Kia is on the ront of the cover and have I mentioned i loved the cover instead Of Carlos Who Is Carlos who is much worse than useless The Habitat Guide to Birding for the whole book One of the reasons I picked up theirst book is that I m rather interested to see what Carlos was like when he was actually effective and didn t just spend all his time angsting and moping Kia on the other hand is a lot of Space Kid fun I loved her constant banter with Carlos I smile Things will go much easieror you when you realize that I know everything We ve been through this already C and we don t have time to go through it again If you leave me behind I ll do something stupid like Circumstantial Evidence: Death, Life, and Justice in a Southern Town follow you all by myself and get killed and then you lleel guilty Let s save ourselves an argument we both already know I m gonna win She has some interesting depths as a character rom a traumatic childhood experience to her insight while navigating a biased worldThe politics of Midnight Taxi Tango are less overt and nuanced than Shadowshaper but all the interesting and effective or it One of the subplots involves Capoeira which as the instructor notes Is how my people survived European domination in Brazil It is a martial art disguised as a dance but it is also a dance disguised as a martial art Why Because we were not allowed to train to ight We had to disguise our training as dancing yes We had to become clandestine warriors in a system that did not believe we are human yes Maybe this is something you can understand today or maybe notKia s perspective illuminates the pervasive racism she experiences I d never been to this neighborhood before Maybe driven past once or twice with my dad racism she experiences I d never been to this neighborhood before Maybe driven past once or twice with my dad it was all white olks and the Down We Go: Living Into the Wild Ways of Jesus feeling of don t belong don t belong hung heavy in the air like all the molecules wanted me to leave too She perceives and is angered by the constant assaults on diversity surrounding herrom the white policeman who Reach for the Rainbow: Advanced Healing for Survivors of Sexual Abuse feels it is acceptabl. E eliminates New York’s ghostlier problems This time it’s a string of gruesome paranormal accidents in Brooklyn’s Von King Park that has already taken the lives of several locals and is bound to take   The incidents in the park have put Kia on edge When sheirst met Carlos he was the weird gu. Adult urban antasy Older s irst Bone Street Rumba novel was very good Midnight Taxi Tango kicks things up to the next level It would
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been easy and reasonable or Older to stay with his wisecracking hard boiled half dead hero Carlos Delacruz as the sole irst person narrator Instead Midnight Taxi Tango is told rom three alternating perspectives Carlos his young riend Kia who works at Baba Eddie s Botanica and Reza an emotionally scarred and dangerous lady warrior who works or a shadowy organization called Medianoche part escort service part mercenary group part we re never uite sure what but these olks are badasses Pulling off three alternating irst person narrators is incredibly difficult Older makes it look easy Each narrator has a distinctive voice and gains our sympathy uickly I especially loved Kia She is one tough young lady and her chapters are both moving and hilarious Her voice is authentic sixteen year old Brooklyn teen with attitude heart and cynical savvy I hope we ll be seeing of her in Owls: Birds of the Night future booksAsor the plot we have sinister kidnappings the ghosts of young children being weaponized Bon Bon Voyage (A Carolyn Blue Culinary Mystery, for assassination and magical death cockroaches lots and lots of cockroaches You may need to give the bookive or six chapters to get into the rhythm of the three narrators but once you do this is a Bon Bon Voyage fast engrossing story with characters you can t helpalling in love with And did I mention the cockroaches Lots of cockroaches Just to be clear this is a novel or adults It pulls no punches when it comes to language violence and sex Kia is one of the most realistic teen narrators I ve read in a long time but this not really a book that will pop up on a lot of recommended reading lists or high school kids because it would get lack rom teachers and parents Having said that I have probably increased the number of YA readers who will pick up the series D If you like urban antasy especially antasy with a wonderfully diverse cast of characters you should check out this series 3 of 5 stars at The BiblioSanctum Taxi Tango is the second book of the vividly imaginative Bone Street Rumba series I can honestly say I ve never encountered an urban antasy uite like this and I Said As Much In as much in review of the irst book last year which I enjoyed immensely I knew as soon as I was inished reading Half Resurrection Blues that I wanted to continue this cool and uniue seriesBut I won t beat around the bush while I had a good time with Midnight Taxi Tango and thought it was overall a un and entertaining read there were a Ravishing Ruby few issues that I thought made this seuel weaker than its predecessor First a uick rundown of the story to provide contextor my points below The series main character is Carlos Delacruz a man who is not uite alive and also not uite dead His time before is a complete blank all he knows is that he died and was brought back to life into this state of in between Now he works as a kind of enforcer or. The author of Half Resurrection Blues returns in a new Bone Street Rumba Novel a knife edge noir shaded urban antasy of crime after death The streets of New York are hungry tonight   Carlos Delacruz straddles the line between the living and the not so alive As an agent or the Council of the Dead ,
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