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God clobbers us all

a novel

by Poe Ballantine

  • 395 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Hawthorne Books & Literary Arts in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missing persons -- Fiction.,
  • Nursing homes -- Fiction.,
  • Drug abuse -- Fiction.,
  • Adultery -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    In a San Diego rest home in the 1970s, eighteen-year-old surfer-boy orderly, Edgar Donahoe, struggles along until the night he and his best friend become responsible for the disappearance of a fellow worker.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Poe Ballantine.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B19925 Go 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3677848M
    ISBN 100971691541
    LC Control Number2003017796

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