The Truth is Powerful
Crime, pets, politics & more: 5 new books by Cape Cod authors
True crime from the near past and fictionalized crime from the far past are among the topics of this latest group of new books by authors living on or connected to Cape Cod. If you’re looking for something lighter, the writers, artists and photographers from the Sandwich Arts Alliance share their looks at pets and wildlife in a new book.
A physician’s novel explores themes of post-traumatic stress disorder and its effects. And if it feels like little Massachusetts has had an outsized involvement in and effect on national politics, a new compilation of essays by experts explores what’s really happened there on positive and negative sides of important issues.
So if you’re looking for something new to read, take a look: “Riding With Evil: Taking Down the Notorious Pagan Motorcycle Gang,” by Ken Croke and Dave Wedge (Harper Collins/Williams Morrow, 2022)
This new true-crime thriller tells the story of Croke, a retired Boston ATF agent who is the only police officer to ever infiltrate the infamous Pagan motorcycle gang. For two years, Croke was undercover with the drug-dealing, white supremacist biker gang — witnessing assaults, drug deals and a blood feud with the Hell’s Angels — while his family lived […]