"Welcome to Braggsville: A Novel" by T. Geronimo Johnson; Morrow (354 pages, $25.99)
When was the last time you were shocked by a turn in a novel? Not merely surprised or astonished but actually stunned? T. Geronimo Johnson makes it happen twice in his second novel, "Welcome to Braggsville" - first, about a third of the way in and, again, toward the end of the book.
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