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The Jumper - a book by Parrish, Tim

The Jumper

The Jumper( )
Author: Parrish, Tim
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Texas Review Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

The Jumper is an old-fashioned, modern novel both dark and funny. Its central character, Jimmy Strawhorn, grows up on a ranch in West Texas thinking he's an orphan but is summoned to Baton Rouge, where he discovers his past is stranger than he can imagine. Jimmy tries to navigate his urge to jump from high places, his fear of falling in love, and a complex family history full of deceit and racial ambiguity. At the same time, two other eccentric main characters,...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Family Life
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.82 Inches
Book Weight:0.85 Pounds

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