Epiphany Jones (Paperback)Michael Grothaus (author)
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Jerry has a traumatic past that leaves him subject to psychotic hallucinations and depressive episodes. When he stands accused of stealing a priceless Van Gogh painting, he goes underground, where he develops an unwilling relationship with a woman who believes that the voices she hears are from God. Involuntarily entangled in the illicit world of sex-trafficking amongst the Hollywood elite, and on a mission to find redemption for a haunting series of events from the past, Jerry is thrust into a genuinely shocking and outrageously funny quest to uncover the truth and atone for historical sins.
A complex, page-turning psychological thriller, riddled with twists and turns, Epiphany Jones is also a superb dark comedy with a powerful emotional core.
'Complex, inventive and a genuine shocker, this is the very opposite of a "comfort read' Laura Wilson, Guardian
`Grothaus' novel is a captivating story that manages to be funny, sinister and surprising' New York Daily News
`By turns comic and shocking, an extraordinary debut from a striking new voice' Michael Marshall Smith
'A thrilling and highly original debut that cuts to the dark heart of celebrity and pornography. Michael Grothaus is one to watch' Eva Dolan
`The emotion range is outstanding - Grothaus is an exceptional talent' J. M. Hewitt
`Startling, inventive, funny and disturbing, compelling and oddly beautiful - Epiphany Jones is a novel that marks the arrival of a truly talented writer' Kevin Wignall
Publisher: Orenda Books
Number of pages: 376
Weight: 363 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 30 mm
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