!!> Epub ➥ Season at Coole ➤ Author Michael Gregory Stephens – Terrapin-info.co.uk

Season at Coole Coole Is A Country, A Madhouse, Cloud Cuckooland A Family An Incredible, Disgusting, Glorious Family Of Long Island Irish Psychotic Drunken Dreamers, Natural Communists And Slobs And This Book, A Love Hate Song To Them, Becomes An Upside Down Accordion Riff On The Whole Idea Of Family Or Tribe, Ethnic And American The Cooles Have Imported The Rich Irish Madness And The Two Curses Of Babies And Drink Though The Younger Half Of The Nine Kids Prefer Grass And Acid There S Father Leland, All Tyrannous Illogic Mother Rose, Who Lies Drunk In The Dirty Laundry, Confessing To The Virgin Leland Jr., Obscenely Fat, Murderous, Pathetic And Paranoiac But In High School He Could Make A Leper Ring His Bell With Laughter Sickly Emmet, Skinny Alley Cat Of The Underworld Sandra Sam Who Looks Italian And Runs With Tattooed Hoodlums And Quite A Few They Have Gracious Kennedy Family Fantasies, They Write On The Walls, They Wet Their Beds, They Have Incestuous And Homicidal Especially Patricidal Fantasies About Each Other And About Their Crazy Redheaded Aunts Nicknamed Quif And Quire To A Man They Dream Of Escape, Yet Are Fatally Bound To The House Which Mickey Mack, The Writer Son And Eye Of The Storm, Calls A Museum, Literally, Of Natural History A Kind Of Inverse, Perverse Health In The Midst Of Suburban Cancer A Bravura Novel, Funny And Wild Or Distasteful And Language Is Its Pole Star, Language That Careens With A Mad Sweet Irish Lilt Kirkus Reviews


14 thoughts on “Season at Coole

  1. says:

    Oh man, this is one of my favorite books of all time I don t even know what to say The Coole family, totally fucked up, each member screwy in a really scary very real way, all their twisted secrets, their basement hideaways, their smoking pot on the roof, their peering thru peepholesall lorded over by the prototypical drunk Ir...


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