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Author:
Mark Sullivan
ISBN13:
978-1888451047
ISBN:
1888451041
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Publisher:
Akashic Books (July 1, 2003)
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Genre Fiction
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1767 kb
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More successfully executed are Jonah's prophetic night dreams. Sullivan wisely withholds the specifics about this activity, which lends it a mystery the ghosts themselves lack. Jonah Sees Ghosts begins, appropriately enough, with a death, which first-time novelist Mark J. Sullivan III, a musician living in Washington, DC, describes in visceral detail. Filled with several lunchtime martinis and fumbling with the tape deck" of his Porsche convertible, Dan Hart drives his car into a gully and crashes through the windshield.

In Jonah Sees Ghosts, Mark Sullivan takes a ‘lover’s quarrel with the world’ into the beyond. Jonah Sees Ghosts is a shocking, touching, and humorous first novel that blends magical realism with a figurative study of how alcohol abuse shapes the personalities within a family

In Jonah Sees Ghosts, Mark Sullivan takes a ‘lover’s quarrel with the world’ into the beyond. Beset with the visions of a Bosch, and the honesty of a Henry Miller, his young protagonist faces the twenty-first century in bewilderment. Jonah Sees Ghosts is a shocking, touching, and humorous first novel that blends magical realism with a figurative study of how alcohol abuse shapes the personalities within a family. A stylish blend of .

But Jonah has one big difference from his peers: He sees ghosts

But Jonah has one big difference from his peers: He sees ghosts. Like, lots of them, practically everywhere (they especially like to hang out at the hardware store for some reason). It began at his father’s funeral, when Dad appeared (sitting beside his embalmed corpse) during the eulogy. Eventually, Jonah’s behavior is noticed and he’s is referred to a psychiatrist, but from newcomer Sullivan’s description this doesn’t look like a mental problem so much as an extended and very literal bout of mourning. When Jonah’s mother is diagnosed with breast cancer, he faces a new crisis, one that finally leads him to ask whether he’s being haunted by the dead or they’re being held by him.

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Select Format: Paperback. Beset with the visions of a Bosch and the honesty of a Henry Miller, Sullivan leaves us wiser in our admiration for his remarkable first novel. -John Rolfe Gardiner, author of Great Dream from Heaven A touching debut blending magical -realism with a study of how alcohol abuse shapes a family.

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Short Title JONAH SEES GHOSTS. Mark Sullivan writes with beautiful, introspective clarity

Short Title JONAH SEES GHOSTS. Mark Sullivan writes with beautiful, introspective clarity. In young Jonah, he captures perfectly the conviction that only the young have.

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"Beset with the visions of a Bosch and the honesty of a Henry Miller, Sullivan leaves us wiser in our admiration for his remarkable first novel."—John Rolfe Gardiner, author of Great Dream from HeavenA touching debut blending magical -realism with a study of how alcohol abuse shapes a family. A stylish mix of Stephen King, Henry Miller and Tom McGuane, the novel tells the story of a 15-year-old boy who has been seeing ghosts ever since his father died in a car accident while driving under the influence.Mark J. Sullivan, III is a writer and a musician. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife and two sons and is currently working on his second novel, Angel, Fallen from Heaven.