Summer Solstice

by David Huffman



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 2/1/2003

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 332
ISBN : 9781403351142

About the Book

Dr. Jamison, moral pillar of Smithville, Kansas, is staring at the violent death of the town pharmacist. He is trying to decide whether or not to move the pistol. If he does, will the death look like a suicide? Will he protect Sandra, the abused wife?

Summer Solstice is a story about prejudice and reconciliation in a small Kansas town. The doctor tries to solve the mystery only to find his prodigal hippie son, who wants avoid Vietnam, is responsible.

About the Author

David H. Huffman is a physician who was born, raised, and educated in Western Kansas. During his career, he received medical training in Baltimore at Johns Hopkins Hospital, taught at the University of Kansas, and practiced medical oncology in Colorado Springs, Colorado. During this time he published over fifty articles in scientific journals.

While he has published poems and short stories, this is his first novel. He and his wife Carol live in Colorado Springs.