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An Affair of Concoctions

3.8  ·  Rating details ·  15 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
Miami executive Jonathan Piltdown looks for his fiery death within the love he receives from Maison Vanders.
156 pages
Published 2009 by CreateSpace
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Nov 03, 2009 rated it did not like it
When I was informed that I could find this book at major New York booksellers, I quickly ran out to get it. I was disappointed to find that Book Court in Brooklyn didn’t have the copy I was told they would and hadn’t heard of it. Fortunately, Strand still had one copy (no doubt they had been flying off the shelves).

From the opening sentence, “Oh damnit!” I knew this book would promise me a grand confusion of words to twirl about in my mind for weeks to come. By the thirteenth page, the book had
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Oct 05, 2009 rated it it was amazing
this book is awesome!!
Davis Stamford
Dec 19, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Who would have thought a book could be both abstract and violent? Way ahead of its time. No wonder people don't understand it. It's way beyond the modern commercial-influenced reader.

Great book.

Sylvania, OH
It was a good book.
Oct 26, 2009 marked it as to-read
Recommended to Tiffany by: Sarah Millstein
Hmmm.... sounds interesting...
Nov 12, 2009 added it
lots of stuff!!!
It may have just been a difficult moon phase, but for some reason I just couldn't get through this one...
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Eamon Loingsigh (sounds like Lynch), is a Brooklyn-based historical novelist and journalist. EXILE ON BRIDGE STREET, a stand-alone novel about a 14 year-old Irish emigrant to pre-Prohibition Brooklyn was released October 2016 by Three Rooms Press. It is the second book in the Auld Irishtown trilogy.

LIGHT OF THE DIDDICOY (2014) is the first in the trilogy.
"Historical fiction at its best," ~TJ Engli
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