by George: A Novel

by George: A Novel

Wesley Stace


years in the past, singer-songwriter Wesley Stace blew onto the literary scene along with his daring and free-wheeling Dickensian comedy Misfortune. Now, he's again with one other splendidly pleasing and creative novel. By George is the twisting story of 4 generations of the curious Fisher relatives, as advised by way of boys named George Fisher: one, a schoolboy within the Nineteen Seventies; the opposite, a ventriloquist's dummy within the moment international conflict. it is a tale of affection, loss and kin ties, and of 2 boys separated via years yet pushed via a similar wishes: to discover a voice, and to be loved.

Praise for through GEORGE:

"By George is a type of infrequent works of fiction with a vital triple helix -- it is humorous, it is smart and it really is completely woven including tale. If writing is how we think no longer being lobely, as Wesley Stace indicates, then his conjuring trick as a author is that he brings a wide crowd in addition to him. this can be a tremendous follow-up to his debut novel, Misfortune" -- Colum McCann, writer of Zoliand Dancer

"Filled with wit, heat and imagination... Stace amasses adequate lightly ironic humor, emotion and perception to hold his voices beautifully." -- Publishers Weekly

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