Part 2 of T. Jefferson Parker Interview on KAZI Book Review Today
KAZI Book Review features part 2 of the interview with T. Jefferson Parker, author of The Jaguar. The Jaguar is the fifth in a series featuring Los Angeles County Deputy Sheriff Charlie Hood. The interview broadcasts January 22, 12:30 p.m. – 1 p.m. on KAZI 88.7 FM in Austin, Texas. Listen live online at kazifm.org.
The second part of the interviews picks up with discussion of the development of the character, Los Angeles County Deputy Bradley Jones,whose wife was kidnapped by Mexican drug lord Benjamin Armenta. Jones appeared in the first Charlie Hood novel, LA Outlaws, as the teenage son of middle school teacher Suzanne Jones in the previous Charlie Hood novels. Suzanne while being an award winning history teacher by day, moonlighted as a thief. Bradley, while deeply in love and faithful to his wife Erin, moonlights in the employ of another Mexican drug lord who is a rival of Armenta.