Published August 28, 2006
by BookSurge Publishing .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||70|
Blinding Light is a novel by Paul Theroux. The novel had a mixed reception, with many reviewers not seeing it as entirely successful. The novel depicts an American writer on his trip to Ecuador and its backcountry, where he has an affair with a local. Themes. Aug 12, · Blinding Light. by Paul Theroux. pp, Hamish Hamilton, £ Slade Steadman, the chief character of Paul Theroux's 26th novel, is a middle-aged American writer who can no longer write. A Blinding Light book. The First World War is raging, and anti-German prejudice is rampant. Maddie and Will Schroeder are mourning the loss of their father, but their German heritage doesn’t merit much sympathy. On the morning of December 6, there’s a flash of light, then thunder underground: the Halifax Explosion hits. Instantly, the city is unrecognizable. From the New York Times best-selling author Paul Theroux, Blinding Light is a slyly satirical novel of manners and mind expansion. Slade Steadman, a writer who has lost his chops, sets out for the Ecuadorian jungle with his ex-girlfriend in search of inspiration and a rare hallucinogen/5.
Blinding Light is familiar Theroux-territory: the autobiographically-based fiction. In the travel-details (the unpleasant trip to Ecuador or even the book-tour) as well as the reminiscences (his first marriage, his first book, his relationship with Ava) Theroux impresses and entertains. 5 stars = I freaking LOVED this book! The Blinding Light is the best kind of read – it made me laugh and cry (just a teeny bit), it made me happy and sad, it turned me on, it made me fall in love with not one but two gay men, and it left me feeling hopeful. It was an emotionally satisfying read that I absolutely love. Jake/5(8). Free download or read online The Blinding Light pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in July 14th , and was written by Renae Kaye. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in ebook format. The main characters of this romance, m m romance story are Jake Manning, Patrick Stanford. The book has been awarded /5. Theroux’s 40th book is the novel writers usually produce early in their careers: a Portrait of the Artist as Unregenerate Egomaniac. He’s Slade Steadman, the year-old blocked author of a single spectacularly successful book, an account of his world travels accomplished without passport entitled—ominously enough—chevreschevalaosta.com first meet Slade accompanied by his girlfriend Ava, a.
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