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Boi No Good by Chris McKinney

By Chris McKinney

modern Hawaii—taro lands vanish, wealthy mainlanders purchase up beachfront, medicinal drugs run rampant, homeless camp within the mountains, politicians make backroom deals.

In 1997, social companies rescues Boi (4), Shane (5), and Glory (6), 3 abused and ignored siblings from a junked urban bus the place they've been dwelling with their frail death grandmother and addict mom. Shane is followed by means of an outdated funds country senator/future governor and his former attractiveness queen spouse. A taro farmer and his Polynesian Cultural middle hula dancer spouse take up Boi whereas the oldest, Glory, finally ends up again along with her child-burning mom and a step-father so undesirable that he makes her mom appear like a saint. whilst those 3 siblings reunite of their youngsters and twenties, there are instant conflicts as they try to switch their lifestyles trajectories. Boi No reliable is ready a wealthy child attempting to be highway tricky, a legal with a terrible earlier who will do something to stick unfastened, and a juvie grew to become cop who desires to either keep the realm and blow it up. while a pending legislations threatens to alter the face of Hawaii, Boi will do something to prevent it no matter if his siblings and a governor he calls Uncle stand within the way.

McKinney takes us back on a romp via noir Hawaii as he lines the lifestyles arcs of 3 lives grappling with emotional and social concerns in an international that used to be now not in their making. a strong tale of sibling clash set amid sharp category and ethnic divisions exposing social ills swept below the rug not to deter Hawaii's photo as paradise.

McKinney rips the canopy off Hawaii to teach us the interior workings of our stricken Island country: from the Governor's place of work to the law enforcement officials at the beat to the drug addicts and surfers to the crony builders and the suffering souls camped in our parks and shorelines. Tragic and darkly comedian, bursting with creativity and enthusiasm, Boi No stable will take you on a journey you are going to by no means forget.

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