George Giokas

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A graduate of Long Island University and UCLA’s School of Theatre, Film and Television’s professional program, George Giokas has spent many years as a reporter, editor, columnist and entrepreneur. Currently, he is Chairman of the consumer health news service, HealthDay. He resides on Long Island with his wife, Debra, and dog, Bella, and teaches journalism at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. This is his first novel.

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At times indecipherable if you read too fast, this "fictional" autobiography is well worth a full--and probably--a second read. A stream-of-consciousness classic. Just ordered the unabridged, original manuscript "O Lost: A Story of the Buried Life." ...more
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Great overview on where our food comes from and a fascinating look at the life of mushrooms.
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