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Dead Rock Stars

3.40  ·  Rating Details  ·  42 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Quirky record store owner, Jackson Hill doesn't know it, but his routine life in Saskatoon is about to take a bumpy ride. When his father dies unexpectedly, Jackson heads down the highway to his hometown in southern Saskatchewan. He knows the funeral will be rough, but he doesn't expect to meet a handsome stranger along the way or to face-off with his brother about dark is ...more
124 pages
Published May 22nd 2008
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Erin
Feb 18, 2015 Erin rated it really liked it
Full review and more at http://bookserinread.blogspot.ca/



I really liked it. I wasn't sure when I started reading it, but liked it more and more as I got further into it. Being from a small town (but not a farm), I kind of understood a lot that he said about the small town in the novel. My situation was obviously not the same as his, but I still liked the small town theme.

It was about family; it was about lost love and new love. It was also about getting over loss.

I sometimes feel jaded when I r
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Fawn Nielsen
Nov 25, 2014 Fawn Nielsen rated it really liked it
A great coming of age story! I love the way Funk tells a story. I appreciate the new perspectives I got and have hung onto.
Penny
Jan 13, 2011 Penny rated it really liked it
Highly recommend. 4.5 Stars This is one of those stories that sneaks up and grabs the heart. There's no sexy, sex scene. What it is is a Character driven story. It's free...try it.
Kia Shiru
Apr 23, 2011 Kia Shiru rated it really liked it
Lovely story, nice settings. All the good things a story should have.

(not 5 stars because of regularly popping up formatting errors, nothing major but can get annoying)
Jeremy Kroeker
Sep 30, 2012 Jeremy Kroeker rated it liked it
Some great descriptive passages of small town prairie living. Some editing problems (admitted by the author) otherwise another star. Good book, though.
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Wes Funk was a Saskatoon-based author whose strong belief in diversity is the driving factor in his books. His passion for rock 'n' roll and a love for the prairie lifestyle are also strong themes in his work. Wes's novel 'Dead Rock Stars' was shortlisted for a Sask Book Award and received an Honourable Mention in Writers Digest's International Self-Published Book Competetion. He was active in Sas ...more
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