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by Lewis Shiner
Deserted Cities is There’s been a lot of talk lately about the end of the world in 2012 based on the Mayan calendar ending it’s last cycle
Deserted Cities is There’s been a lot of talk lately about the end of the world in 2012 based on the Mayan calendar ending it’s last cycle. In Deserted Cities of the Heart, Lewis Shiner was ahead of the game when he wrote in 1988! As the Indians in the book say, the end of the world has to start some place. Deserted Cities is something like you’d get if you mixed Carlos Castaneda’s Don Juan, with Burroughs/Ginsburg’s The Yage Letters, and a bit of Paddy Chayefsky’s Altered States thrown in. Deserted Cities is about rock star Eddie Yates who disappears from public life.
Deserted Cities is Shiner's second novel. It was originally published in 1988 Deserted Cities is a much straighter book than Robbins' work, however - great, well-written entertainment but not off-the-wall brilliant. It was originally published in 1988. Although it uses the political situation in the plot, none of the story or action feels dated. I guess the more politics changes, the more it stays the same. With the talk of the end of the world in 2012 courtesy of the Mayan calendar it's a good time for a republication of Deserted Cities. Deserted Cities is a much straighter book than Robbins' work, however - great, well-written entertainment but not off-the-wall brilliant. Notable features include convincingly writing about music and its production, and finely detailed settings based on a list of reference material in the endnote.
Born in Texas, Lewis Shiner is a musician, rock music journalist and award-winning author, writing across genres. He has published six short stories collections and eight novels, including Glimpses, winner of the World Fantasy Best Novel Award. Библиографические данные. Deserted Cities of the Heart. Head of Zeus Ltd, 2019.
A mysterious photo sends Lindsey, his ex-wife, on a quest to bring him back and puts her on a collision course with Eddie's brother Thomas, whose desire for Lindsey has never faded.
0 0 5 Author: Lewis Shiner. A mysterious photo sends Lindsey, his ex-wife, on a quest to bring him back and puts her on a collision course with Eddie's brother Thomas, whose desire for Lindsey has never faded.
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Note: Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, c1988.
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Lewis Shiner's critical triumph now in trade paperback. A fast-moving adventure story about modern-day Mexico. Mr. Shiner's Mexico has the gritty feel of reality. Shiner follows three young Americans-a former rock star turned psychiatric patient, his sexy wife, and his ecologist brother-through. This book transcends the normal run of the mill sci fi. it tells a story that reads like a great film, with concepts no filmmaker can portray about the inter relations of humans, and what we do to each other. its also a story that involves time travel, albeit in a strange manner. if you can find this book you should get it.
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