The Only Good Indians

The Only Good Indians

The creeping horror of Paul Tremblay meets Tommy Orange’s There There in a dark novel of revenge, cultural identity, and the cost of breaking from tradition in this latest novel from the Jordan Peele of horror literature, Stephen Graham Jones.

Seamlessly blending classic horror and a dramatic narrative with sharp social commentary, The Only Good Indians follows four American Indian men after a disturbing event from their youth puts them in a desperate struggle for their lives. Tracked by an entity bent on revenge, these childhood friends are helpless as the culture and traditions they left behind catch up to them in a violent, vengeful way.

Title:The Only Good Indians
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781982136451
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  • Nilufer Ozmekik

    Another book hit me on the face and gave me complex feelings: I liked it but I also disliked it as well. I hate to be decisive and stay in the middle. I also hate grey. I liked to choose between black...

  • Will Byrnes

    Comanche Chief Tosawi reputedly told [Union General Philip] Sheridan in 1869, "Tosawi, good Indian," to which Sheridan supposedly replied, "The only good Indians I ever saw were dead." - Wikipedia--...

  • chan ?

    this was absolutely fantastic. i’m going to collect my thoughts before attempting to review but if you’re curious about this book definitely check out some reviews by Native reviewers!!mallory's r...

  • Chelsea Humphrey

    It's always tough to write a middle-of-the-road review for one of your most anticipated releases of the year, but I hope to do so with the respect and honor that the author deserves. What it comes dow...

  • Paul

    THE ONLY GOOD INDIANS is a masterpiece. Intimate, devastating, brutal, terrifying, yet warm and heartbreaking in the best way, Stephen Graham Jones has written a horror novel about injustice and, ulti...

  • Sadie Hartmann Mother Horror

    Review originally published May 5th at Cemetery Dancehttps://www.cemeterydance.com/extras/......I read an interview with Stephen Graham Jones where he said, “I just figure I am Blackfeet, so every s...

  • Debra

    Four young American Indian men find themselves fighting for their lives against an entity who wants revenge after an event that occurred during an elk hunt ten years earlier. Many are really enjoying ...

  • megs_bookrack

    Brutal. Haunting. Visceral.Ten years ago, Lewis, Ricky, Gabe and Cass, did something on the last day of the hunting season that they would ultimately regret.They knew it was technically wrong, felt it...

  • Boston

    I’m not saying this is the best horror I’ve ever read, but this is the best horror I’ve ever read...

  • Gabby

    I enjoyed this one, just not as much as I was hoping to. Hear all my thoughts on this reading vlog here: https://youtu.be/S9Xg82fEvuo...