Title: Us Against You
Author: Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Atria Books
Release: June 5, 2018
Beartown has suffered from a tragic incident that is tearing the town apart at the seems. Driven to succeed by their shared passion for Beartown Hockey, the star team player was accused of raping a girl in town. Everyone helped to cover up the incident to make their own lives simpler.
As they put together the pieces, the town had also decided to disband Beartown Hockey and focus their attention on another hockey team. A stranger arrives in town to help rebuild their lost hockey team and that’s when everything gets interesting.
, it starts out slow and focuses on the turmoil that each character is suffering from.
This is a well written story about the darkness that lies within all of us and the lengths we will go to see success. As a town is torn apart, people are facing their darkest demons, how does one small town find the strength to overcome it and succeed.
Read it today to find out!
Advanced copy provided to me by Atria Books through NetGalley.