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Hoods, Hot Rods, and Hellcats Campaign

The Indiegogo campaign for Hoods, Hot Rods, and Hellcat s is live ! Pay it a visit for no other reason than to assuage your curiousity about what my voice sounds like. The Skinny Hoods ,  Hot Rods, And Hellcats  is an anthology of original crime fiction set in Postwar America, the era that gave birth to our consumer driven culture. For the emergent superpower, a good consumer was a patriot. Dollars bought "happiness" and undermined the diabolical Red menace. Even more than that, a good consumer was a homogenized suburbanite—making Draper's job cake. However, for the men and women changed by the war, accepting the lockstep didn’t come easy—if at all. If you throw in the "teen-ager" and a bunch of hillbillies singing rock'n'roll, you've got trouble... "...the world of Hoods, Hot Rods, and Hellcats is a dirty cocktail of fact, fable, fears, and fantasies. The 1950s are recreated one more time but here it's with a savage, razor