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[Ebook] ➩ Whale Music Author Paul Quarrington – Banned-books.co Des Howell is a former rock ‘n’ roll star who never leaves his secluded oceanfront mansion Naked rich and fabulously deranged he subsists on a steady diet of whiskey pharmaceuticals and jelly dougDes Howell is a former rock ‘n’ roll star who never leaves his secluded oceanfront mansion Naked rich and fabulously deranged he subsists on a steady diet of whiskey pharmaceuticals and jel.

Ly doughnuts and occasionally works on his masterpiece “Whale Music” One day upon awakening from his usual drunken stupor Des discovers on his sofa a young alien from the faraway universe o.

ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco

ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco Paul Quarrington was a novelist and musician an award winning screenwriter filmmaker and an acclaimed non fiction writer His last novel The Ravine was published in March 2008 His previous novel Galveston was nominated for the Giller Whale Music won the Governor General’s Award for Fiction Quarrington won the Stephen Leacock Medal for King Leary a title that also won the 2008 Canada Reads c

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10 thoughts on “Whale Music

  1. HeatherGibby HeatherGibby says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookI am not sure what it was exactly but I loved this quirky little book


  2. Chris Chris says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBook35 stars rounding up to 4 due to my love of the Rheostatics who were heavily influenced by this bookToo clever by half way too proud of its own inventiveness but a good hearted little fictionalization of the Brian Wilson story I read it due to its connection with the Canadian band Rheostatics who named their third album Whale Music and later created the music for the movie based on the book The book was benefic


  3. Mark Victor Young Mark Victor Young says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookYou might say that winning the Governor General's Award is enough to recommend Whale Music but when books win awards like this it makes people think of them as dry and somehow literary This book is literary but it is also compellingly readable delightfully entertaining the kind of book you spill coffee on in the morning because you can't wait to get back to it It has a sense of humour as well as a sense of a deeper meaning as in other Quarrington novels each one requires the otherThe story takes place in the California mansion of the Whale Man Des Howell former member of the Howell Brother


  4. Micha Micha says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookMy four star rating might be generous especially since I've been pretty critical with other books I've read this year There were certainly a few things I didn't like under age groupies and


  5. Louise Louise says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookSome parts were funny some parts were weird and some parts were boring While you can't help but like the main character most of the others were too cartoonish Just an okay book for me


  6. Arlie Arlie says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookLoved it Thought it was funny poignant sad original I'd loaded this on to my kindle a while ago over a year ago and I had no idea what it was about The narrator has a believable and entertaining voice he's a bit nuts for sure a musical genius who does a little too much destructive self medication Beneath his genius his eccentricities and his cynicism is pain I loved how the author was able to layer all of that so effectively Didn't realise this was halfway about or at least inspired by Brian Wilson until I went on goodreads It's possible I would have enjoyed the book less if I'd known that going in Instead I read it as a completely fictional character put into the music scene of the 60's I did look up a little fact about the Beatles at one point I'd also never heard about the band who wrote music based on this book which has apparently been made into a movie This


  7. Zen Zen says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookPaul Quarrington is a funny quirky writer Whale Music as did King Leary reminds me of Dickens Christmas Carol The protagonist must deal with the ghosts of the past present futureDes Howl ne Desmond Howell has a lot of ghosts People drugs alcohol he has them all But he has also retained his musical genius How Des finds a way to carry on with his life is the focus of this storyI liked a lot of Whale Music but some parts


  8. Debbie Bates Debbie Bates says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookThis novel to me is the quintessential Rock and Roll novel Desmond Howl's life as a rock star has broken him and we meet him when he is a recl


  9. Susan Susan says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookI am not sure what to make of this book It is a quirky strange sort of read with a quirky strange sort of protagonist and cast of supporting ch


  10. Aouellette Aouellette says:

    ePUB Whale Music eBook #180; #184; banned booksco whale ebok, music free, Whale Music eBookfabulously funny and sad


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