“The Outsiders meets One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”
Structured Chaos, a continuation of Pewter, Murder, and Loaded Dice, follows Alex Vinkler and Devin Predire through their high school years, as they focus on solidifying alliances in The Band and avoid criminal investigations and prison sentences while questioning the darker elements of their identities and roles and the very nature of self.
Suspenseful and gritty, Sconce juggles massive amounts of dirty details and weavesthem into a mystery redolent of the human condition. His firm grasp on the thingsthat keep humans stuck creates a sublime picture of teenage woe and misery.His insights illustrate an intimate familiarity with the mechanisms humans useto deceive and sabotage themselves. Structured Chaos is an ‘old-fashioned’dark tale of sex, drugs and rock and roll that is sure to leave you reeling.– Corin White, author of Year of The Bull