Deuce’s Wild is the second edition to Clyde Ford’s Shango Mysteries Series. In this book we find our leading man John Shannon caught between a fatal feud of cultures, as he works to uncover the killer of recently slain hip-hop star Deuce F (aka Yousef al-Salaam).
Deuce F is a former “gangsta” rapper that recently converted to a controversial sect of Islam and as a result began its teachings through his music. While the NYPD seems to think that the rappers death is a result of a gang feud spurred by violent hip-hop culture, Shannon at the urging of his son, investigates further and it seems that the closer he gets to the truth the closer he comes to losing his own life. Continue reading “A mystery with a “gangsta” rapper?”