Interesting Monsters Epub Þ Paperback

Interesting Monsters Epub Þ Paperback

Interesting Monsters ❰Epub❯ ➞ Interesting Monsters Author Aldo Alvarez – Capitalsoftworks.co.uk A sly brainy delicately shaded novel masuerading as a postmodern short story collection Aldo Alvarez's debut is like an offbeat dinner guest who ends up as the life of the party Most of these 16 stori A sly brainy delicately shaded novel masuerading as a postmodern short story collection Aldo Alvarez's debut is like an offbeat dinner guest who ends up as the life of the party Most of these stories offer a fragment in an ongoing though out of seuence tale of the love relationship of Mark a brooding slightly homophobic music producer and Dean an antiues appraiser who tests the tolerance of his new love interests by making a ueeny display of himself on first dates One of the most poignant of these stories uintessence takes place before Dean meets Mark and is about his failed attempt to find love with a simple well meaning ordinary Joe who has shown Dean his horrible art of doll toilet paper covers breathtakingly ugly in design and execution Refusing to take the easy way out of this heartbreaking scenario Alvarez's sympathies remain evenly divided Even when Dean hates himself his author doesn't With malice toward none and humor for all Alvarez builds a network of complicated but very real connections in a voice that is spare and surprising Regina MarlerWhat does your soul sound like Mark a has been pop star at converts his mother's attic into a recording studio to find out Dean who has AIDS moves to his native Puerto Rico with his partner to enjoy his last few months of life only to find himself battling a scheming homophobic real estate agent who is ultimately trapped by her own wicked plansWith a playful intelligence Alvarez shows that the real monsters in these stories are the prejudices that keep us silent and invisible Here the living visit the dead lovers and friends endure catastrophic first dates and heartbreaking good byes and the lucky ones sometimes find true love.


1 thoughts on “Interesting Monsters

  1. G G says:

    I loved this off beat and emotionally vibrant collection about the gays


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1 thoughts on “Interesting Monsters

  1. G G says:

    I loved this off beat and emotionally vibrant collection about the gays

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