Jack O'Connell





Jack O'Connell


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Part classic noir thriller, part mind-bending fantasy, The Resurrectionist is a wild ride into a territory where nothing is as it appears. It is the story of Sweeney, a druggist by trade, and his son, Danny, the victim of an accident that has left him in a persistent coma. Hoping for a miracle, they have come to the fortress-like Peck Clinic, whose doctors claim to have resurrected two patients who were lost in the void, hoping for a miracle. What Sweeney comes to realize, though, is that the real cure to his sons condition may lie in Limbo, a fantasy comic book world into which his son had been drawn at the time of his accident. Plunged into the intrigue that envelops the clinic, Sweeneys search for answers leads to sinister back alleys, b ...more

Average rating: 3.41 · 1,230 ratings · 209 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
The Resurrectionist

3.10 avg rating — 694 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
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Word Made Flesh

3.86 avg rating — 152 ratings — published 1999 — 12 editions
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Box Nine

3.64 avg rating — 146 ratings — published 1992 — 13 editions
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The Skin Palace

4.01 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 1996 — 8 editions
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Wireless

3.77 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 1993 — 9 editions
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King's Counsel: A Memoir of...

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3.88 avg rating — 59 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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Box Nine

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Dark Alleys of Noir

4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2002
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Derek Jeter the Yankee Kid

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1999 — 5 editions
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Skin Palace: A Wildly Origi...

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“It's an old story, really: seduced and corrupted, in the end, by an obsessive love for the text.”
Jack O'Connell, Word Made Flesh

“Because to live forever with a grief that deforms the heart is unacceptable—an abomination that must not be tolerated.”
Jack O'Connell, The Resurrectionist

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