Hocus Pocus

by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 9780425161296 Global Overview for this book
Registered by BigJohnLefty of Des Moines, Iowa USA on 4/19/2013
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Journal Entry 1 by BigJohnLefty from Des Moines, Iowa USA on Sunday, June 23, 2013
Bought this today at Half-Price Books. I just love everything I've read by this author.

Plan to read soon......

Journal Entry 2 by BigJohnLefty at Des Moines, Iowa USA on Sunday, July 28, 2013
Yet another masterpiece by this great American author!
I believe this is the twelfth book I've read by him, maybe the third of the post-Vintage ones.
It has the same surreal qualtiy that all his work does, and although none of the recurring characters from the earlier works shows up, there are references to a Kilgore Trout short story.
I've often remarked that Vonnegut is the closest thing the 20th century had to a Mark Twain - I'm not sure if the author's decision to make race a dominant factor in this was a conscious or subconscious one, but the influence is clearly there (not that this is anything like "Puddnhead Wilson", but when you read it you'll see what I mean).

will release soon......

Journal Entry 3 by BigJohnLefty at Des Moines, Iowa USA on Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Released 5 yrs ago (9/3/2013 UTC) at Des Moines, Iowa USA


Am sending this to bookczuk to stock in one of her OBCZs in Charleston, SC. Hope this finds a good home!

Journal Entry 4 by wingbookczukwing at Charleston, South Carolina USA on Sunday, September 08, 2013
Received courtesy of the USPS from BigJohefty. This will go out soon, to one of our OBCZs. Thank you! Stay tuned....

Released 5 yrs ago (9/11/2013 UTC) at Muddy Waters Coffee Bar 1739 Maybank Hwy at Folly in Charleston, South Carolina USA


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Journal Entry 6 by wingAnonymousFinderwing at Charleston, South Carolina USA on Saturday, September 14, 2013
Picked up by a Vonnegut lover. Will put back on the shelf when done.

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