Colorado author Benjamin Dancer wrote a “a hard-shooting kick of a thriller” to raise awareness about the rapid growth of the human population. “Disguising a heart of pure poetry,” the novel Patriarch Run has been described as “a literary meditation clutching a straight razor behind its back.”
"Benjamin Dancer has written a thriller with depth. It not only has shoot-outs and other high risk situations, but it explores the complexities of relationships the characters have with others and themselves."
As a teacher, I am all too aware of how common it is for kids to have to father themselves. One of the most powerful ways in which people do that is through stories.
Depending on how you choose to solve the trolley problem, Jack is either the villain or the protagonist of the narrative.