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    Download ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ David Gates David Gates ¾ 5 Read Summary Jernigan Ultimately this novel is a pretty fast read and fairly entertaining But it has a lot of bad writing and a number of poor decisions by its author David GatesDefine bad writing? Sure It's when the narrator's insecurity leads him to be needlessl

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    (Jernigan) PDF READ ↠ David Gates Peter Jernigan's life has hit the rocks after the death of his wife through a freak accident he has failed miserably as a father to h

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    Summary Jernigan (Jernigan) PDF READ ↠ David Gates David Gates ¾ 5 Read Jernigan 1991 by David Gates is mesmerisingI cannot really explain how one of the most misanthropic troubled bitter drunks imaginable with few if any redeeming features results in such a brilliant and compelling bookPeter Jernigan's life is spiralling out of control His wife's gone he's lost his job and he's a stranger to his teenage son and his only relief is to drink himself stupid All the reader can do is l

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    (Jernigan) PDF READ ↠ David Gates Masie Cochran Associate Editor Tin House Books Recently at the urging of Nanci McCloskey I began reading David Gates’ Jernigan She tossed the book to me while packing for a business trip I skimmed the jacket copy my eyes widening “Geez Nanc this is super dark and they kind of give it away in the description” What startled me was something like this “chainsaw that he turns with disastrous conseuences on his wife his teenaged son hi

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    Summary Jernigan (Jernigan) PDF READ ↠ David Gates This is one of those novels that establishes its greatness from page 1 and you spend the rest of the novel desperately hoping it can maintain that greatness In the most part it really does Originally released in the early 90's and soon to be reissued you'll hear lots of reaching for Stoner comparisons I haven't read Stoner I dunno the 90's seems just about distant enough now to make this novel FEEL that otherness of anot

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    (Jernigan) PDF READ ↠ David Gates If you took John Updike and Richard Ford and gave them each a serious drinking problem then they would've probably come up with this bleak portrait of an American Father on the edge At times shocking and touching it nevertheless ke

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David Gates ¾ 5 Read Download ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ David Gates Read Jernigan ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Stran a una tortuosa decadencia Parece ue las cosas pueden empezar a cambiar cuando conoce a Martha Peretsky la madre divorciada de la novia de su hijo e inician una prometedora relación Jernigan es la divertídisima historia de un hombre ue dejándose llevar por sus peores cualidades consigue convertir su vida en un estrepitoso fracaso La cautivadora voz de Peter Jernigan nos acompaña en su p. Jernigan 1991 by David Gates is mesmerisingI cannot really explain how one of the most misanthropic troubled bitter drunks imaginable with few if any redeeming features results in such a brilliant and compelling bookPeter Jernigan s life is spiralling out of control His wife s gone he s lost his job and he s a stranger to his teenage son and his only relief is to drink himself stupid All the reader can do is look on in horror as Jernigan shares his sorry tale with customary erudition caustic wit half formed thoughts and perverse logic in a relentless narrative It shouldn t work and yet it does After a slowish initial 30 pages I was gripped and in thrall through to the bitter endI read this for my book group and am delighted it was chosen I doubt I would have come across it any other wayJernigan has been compared to Stoner and there are parallels both in terms of the content but also because both books arewere unheralded classics languishing in obscurity see also Revolutionary Road and Alone in Berlin55

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David Gates ¾ 5 Read Download ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ David Gates Read Jernigan ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Articular descenso a los infiernos a la vez ue ofrece una desternillante disección del egoísmo la indiferencia y la crueldad ue se hallan en el fondo de cada uno de nosotros Jernigan publicada en 1991 y finalista del Premio Pulitzer es la primera y más aclamada novela de David Gates y su protagonista se ha convertido en uno de los antihéroes clásicos de la literatura norteamericana reciente. Masie Cochran Associate Editor Tin House Books Recently at the urging of Nanci McCloskey I began reading David Gates Jernigan She tossed the book to me while packing for a business trip I skimmed the jacket copy my eyes widening Geez Nanc this is super dark and they kind of give it away in the description What startled me was something like this chainsaw that he turns with disastrous conseuences on his wife his teenaged son his dangerously vulnerable mistress and not least of all on himself About forty pages in I started wondering how Gates was going to pull it off The novel was uiet thoughtful and dark but not shred your loved ones to pieces dark I flipped the book over and read carefully Peter Jernigan who views the world with ferocious intelligence grim rapture and a chainsaw wit that he turns with disastrous conseuences on his wife his teenaged son his dangerously vulnerable mistress and not least of all on himself This novel is a bravura performance a funny scary mesmerizing study of a man walking off the edge with his eyes wide open wisecracking all the way Jernigan is all of these things Chainsaw or not it is one of the best books I ve read in a long time

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David Gates ¾ 5 Read Download ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¾ David Gates Read Jernigan ê PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Peter Jernigan tiene poco más de cuarenta años vive en un barrio residencial de Nueva Jersey con su hijo adolescente Danny y trabaja en una inmobiliaria neoyoruina Inteligente pero con escaso éxito Jernigan naufraga en una adocenada vida de la ue no consiguen sacarlo ni sus adicciones ni su sarcasmo Su estrafalaria manera de relacionarse con los demás y la reciente muerte de su mujer lo arra. Gates s Jernigan might be one of the most relate able yet horrible characters ever He s a jackass and doesn t know any other way to beWhen you re brought up by weak people and fraternize with weak people you tend to have an inclination to be weak yourself unless you do something about it Peter Jernigan s not trying to find himself he knows himself He s a terrible father husband and irresponsible as hell He does what he feels like without thinking about others feelings and drinks than Anthony Bourdain while filming in Tbilisi As horrible as he is he is unfortunately relate able to many people in this world because some ARE Jernigan at their fullest or share some of the ualities that he exhibits on a daily basisThis is a pretty dark book but Gates writes Jernigan so well that his outward personality takes the forefront when most of us would crawl into a ball and say bye to the world for a very long timeIf you like Bukowski s Henry Chinaski you ll like Peter Jernigan

  • Paperback
  • 384
  • Jernigan
  • David Gates
  • Spanish
  • 23 September 2018
  • 9788492663170