American Magic Realism Novels (Book Guide): The Green Mile, the Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon, Dreaming in Cuban Source Wikipedia

ISBN: 9781233113149

Published: August 19th 2011

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American Magic Realism Novels (Book Guide): The Green Mile, the Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon, Dreaming in Cuban  by  Source Wikipedia

American Magic Realism Novels (Book Guide): The Green Mile, the Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon, Dreaming in Cuban by Source Wikipedia
August 19th 2011 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 26 pages | ISBN: 9781233113149 | 3.54 Mb

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (novels not included). Pages: 25. Chapters: The Green Mile, The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon, Dreaming inMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (novels not included).

Pages: 25. Chapters: The Green Mile, The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon, Dreaming in Cuban, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, Winters Tale, The Lariat, The Milagro Beanfield War, The Silver Cloud Caf, Little, Big, La Maravilla, The Mad Man, Everything Is Illuminated, Vapor, Amnesiascope, Heavens Wager, Ruby Holler, The People of Paper, Nude Men, Through the Arc of the Rain Forest, Brazil, White Horse, Dark Dragon, The Wood Wife, Bellefleur, The Story Sisters. Excerpt: The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon is a 1991 novel by American author Tom Spanbauer set at the beginning of the 20th century.

Told primarily in flashback by its protagonist, a half-breed Native American named Out-There-In-The-Shed (Shed for short), most of the action occurs in the late 19th century in the fictional town of Excellent, Idaho, as Shed grows up, learns about his parents, and falls in love. The work is Spanbauers second novel. Duivichi-un-Dua, also known as Out-in-the-Shed or just Shed, is an elderly transvestite and alcoholic who lives in the fictional town of Excellent, Idaho, in the middle part of the 20th century.

Ridiculed by the white townspeople, Shed reminisces about his life and what led him to be a cross-dresser and a drunk. In flashback, Shed reveals that in the 1880s he lived with his mother, a Shoshone Indian, and that his mother worked as a maid, laundress, and prostitute for no-nonsense but tender-hearted madam Ida Richilieu at Richilieus hotel and brothel. The two live in a shed in the rear of Idas place. Although Sheds mother will not speak about his father, Shed believes his father was a mentally ill cowboy named Billy Blizzard (who had been sexually involved with Sheds mother since Blizzard was 13 years old).

Blizzard goes insane, raping the teenaged Shed. Sheds mother tries to hunt d...



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