A wonderful cast of real and imaginary characters populates this action-filled novel of Gold Rush San Francisco--a cinematically paced tale of violence, corruption, frontier justice, and racial inequality that takes us into ramshackle, half-built early days of the young city. An immensely entertaining and powerfully plotted work from the author of The Bear Flag.
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PACIFIC STREETUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Holland (The Bear Flag, 1990, etc.) returns to pioneer California for her 20th fictional mix of history, blistering action, and romance—set this time in San Francisco, aborning in grit, violence, and ... Read full review