"She sped out of the tunnel onto the bridge approach, wind rattling her open jacket, prickling and stroking her skin. She crossed three lanes still accelerating, her helmet began to lift. How fast was she going? The speedo cable was broken.”
Suicide Throttle is set in mid-90s Sydney, Australia. It explores some of the dark truths behind the razzamatazz of the city’s showpiece Pride event, the Mardi Gras Parade.