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Killing Johnny Fry - A Sexistential Novel

Killing Johnny Fry - A Sexistential Novel

by Walter Mosley

 

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ISBN: 159691226x
Yr Published: January 2007
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Pages: 280
Hardcover
About This Book

This bold new novel from Walter Mosley startles in both its rawness and its honest portrayal of a man on a quest for sexual redemption in midlife. When Cordell Carmel catches his longtime girlfriend with another man, the act that he witnesses seems to dissolve all the boundaries he knows. In that instant, the calm existence of this middle-aged New York City man becomes something unrecognizable: he wants revenge, but also something more. "Killing Johnny Fry "is the story of Cordell’ s dark, funny, soulful, and outrageously explicit sexual odyssey in search of a new way of life. His guide is a mysterious woman named Sisypha, who leads him deep into the erotic heart of the city.

"Killing Johnny Fry" marks new territory for Walter Mosley, bestselling author of "Devil in a Blue Dress" and many other books in different genres: sci-fi, politics, literary fiction. It will surprise, provoke, inspire, and make you blush. Above all, it is about a man questioning the rules we take for granted— and the powerful and sometimes disturbing connections that occur between people when these rules are removed.