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A very minor prophet : a novel

Author: James Bernard Frost
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Hawthorne Books, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Very Minor Prophet is the story of how Barth Flynn, a barista swimming upstream against purposelessness in Portland, Oregon, becomes the faithful scribe of Joseph Patrick Booker. Booker is a dwarf preacher who serves Voodoo donuts, Stumptown coffee, and, while his congregation throws PBR cans at him, rants about George W. Bush during the height of the 2004 presidential election. Barth's Portland is a world of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Frost, James Bernard.
Very minor prophet.
Portland, Or. : Hawthorne Books, ©2011
(DLC) 2011016070
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Bernard Frost
ISBN: 9780983477556 0983477558
OCLC Number: 769187706
Description: 1 online resource (200 pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: James Bernard Frost.

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A Very Minor Prophet is the story of how Barth Flynn, a barista swimming upstream against purposelessness in Portland, Oregon, becomes the faithful scribe of Joseph Patrick Booker. Booker is a dwarf preacher who serves Voodoo donuts, Stumptown coffee, and, while his congregation throws PBR cans at him, rants about George W. Bush during the height of the 2004 presidential election. Barth's Portland is a world of bikes, zines, and cheap beer, but it's also a confined world, full of the desperate search to find meaning. In this lonely setting, Barth passes time learning trivial details, like the.

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