The Gospel of the Knife by Will Shetterly
Approx. 78,350 words.
Published on April 7, 2013 by
Christopher Nix is 14 years old in 1969. His life is a turbulent echo of the times as he discovers sex, drugs and rock 'n roll in the heart of Florida. But into this struggle between the young long-haired hippie and the rednecks who'd just as soon kill him comes a strange offer that will completely change his life.