Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life

Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life

Tom Robbins


Internationally bestselling novelist and American icon Tom Robbins provides the lengthy awaited story of his wild existence and instances, either at domestic and round the globe.

Tom Robbins hot, clever, and beautifully bizarre novels together with Still existence With Woodpecker, Jitterbug Perfume,and Fierce Invalids domestic From scorching Climates offer an entryway into the frontier of his singular mind's eye. Madcap yet honest, pulsating with robust social and philosophical undercurrents, his irreverent classics have brought numerous readers to traditional born hitchhiking cowgirls, born-again monkeys, a philosophizing can of beans, exiled royalty, and difficult redheads.

In Tibetan Peach Pie, Robbins turns that remarkable literary sensibility inward, sewing jointly tales of his unconventional existence, from his Appalachian youth to his globetrotting adventures --told in his specified voice-- that mixes the candy and sly, the religious and earthy. The grandchild of Baptist preachers, Robbins could develop into over the process part a century a poet-interruptus, an air strength weatherman, a radio dj, an art-critic-turned-psychedelic-journeyman, a world-famous novelist, and a counter-culture hero, top a existence as not likely, magical, and peculiar as these of his quixotic characters.

Robbins deals intimate snapshots of Appalachia in the course of the nice melancholy, the West Coast in the course of the Sixties psychedelic revolution, overseas roving sooner than native land protection monitored our travels, and manhattan publishing whilst it nonetheless depended on timber. Written with the big-hearted comedy and spell binding linguistic invention for which he's identified, Tibetan Peach Pie is a call for participation into the non-public international of a literary legend.

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