[AZW] ☆ If You Lived Here You'd Already be Home: Stories | BY ↠ John Jodzio #2020


  • Title: If You Lived Here You'd Already be Home: Stories
  • Author: John Jodzio
  • ISBN: 9781593766634
  • Page: 173
  • Format: Paperback

  • If You Lived Here You'd Already be Home: Stories By John Jodzio John Jodzio, whose recent breakout collection Knockout was hailed by the New York Times Book Review every story inventive and a pleasure to read and NPR He s a compassionate writer who is refreshingly unafraid to take risks, and his book is, well, a knockout returns with this expanded and updated edition of his cult classic Jodzio has been lauded for his writing tJohn Jodzio, whose recent breakout collection Knockout was hailed by the New York Times Book Review every story inventive and a pleasure to read and NPR He s a compassionate writer who is refreshingly unafraid to take risks, and his book is, well, a knockout returns with this expanded and updated edition of his cult classic Jodzio has been lauded for his writing that delicately walks the line between the pain and humor of human experience, the small truths that are exposed through ludicrous situations and the captivating characters that must navigate them.A middle aged masochist in love with a comatose man A gay birthday clown lamenting the loss of his beloved dog A boy whose job is to pretend he s the dead son of a lonely divorcee And a bikini model who wakes up form sunbathing to find a barnacle has stuck itself to her butt cheek These are just a few of the characters who populate the world of If You Lived Here You d Already Be Home, a world that allows absurdity without sacrificing realism, a world that is at once melancholic and optimistic.John Jodzio once again deftly documents his characters disappointments, frustrations, and longing for a home that seems forever out of reach By turns bleak and hopeful, cruel and tender, this is the reintroduction of an exciting literary debut by a writer with a unique and compelling voice.
    John Jodzio
    John Jodzio s work has been featured in a variety of places including This American Life, McSweeney s, and One Story He s the author of the short story collections, Knockout, Get In If You Want To Live and If You Lived Here You d Already Be Home He lives in Minneapolis Find out at johnjodzio

    If You Lived Here You'd Already be Home: Stories By John Jodzio

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