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The Imitation of Patsy Burke

The Imitation of Patsy Burke World renowned sculptor and hell raiser Patsy Burke comes to in a cheap hotel in Paris covered in blood and with a broken arm and no idea what happened the night before Thus begins a journey through t

  • Title: The Imitation of Patsy Burke
  • Author: John J. Gaynard
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 242
  • Format: Nook
  • World renowned sculptor and hell raiser Patsy Burke comes to in a cheap hotel in Paris covered in blood and with a broken arm and no idea what happened the night before.Thus begins a journey through the bars of Paris, during which Patsy, with the help of a few friends, including Caravaggio and the Scandal Man, attempts to unravel the events of the previous day and night World renowned sculptor and hell raiser Patsy Burke comes to in a cheap hotel in Paris covered in blood and with a broken arm and no idea what happened the night before.Thus begins a journey through the bars of Paris, during which Patsy, with the help of a few friends, including Caravaggio and the Scandal Man, attempts to unravel the events of the previous day and night Along the way, he relives the major occurrences of his past, most of which involve a combination of women, drink, and violence.Has he ever been truly responsible for the man he is, whether for his successes or for another crime he suspects he may have committed His friends take him to breaking point If he does not wish his life to finally come full circle, he must make one final, possibly fatal choice Get A Copy Kindle Store Online StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Nook, 0 pages Published August 25th 2011 by John J Gaynard, via Smashwords first published August 24th 2011 More Details ISBN13 2940011489853 Other Editions 2 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Friend Reviews To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up Reader QA To ask other readers questions about The Imitation of Patsy Burke, please sign up

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    1. John J. Gaynard

      John J Gaynard is from Mayo in the West of Ireland He has lived in Paris for many years Nobody I Know is his fifth novel He has worked extensively in Africa mostly the French speaking countries , the Middle East, Eastern Europe and the United States and speaks French as well as he does English The BookViral review of Nobody I Know begins Take a deep breath and enter the mind of John J John J Gaynard is from Mayo in the West of Ireland He has lived in Paris for many years Nobody I Know is his fifth novel He has worked extensively in Africa mostly the French speaking countries , the Middle East, Eastern Europe and the United States and speaks French as well as he does English The BookViral review of Nobody I Know begins Take a deep breath and enter the mind of John J Gaynard An author with a fiery intellect and an imagination to match, his new release Nobody I Know is sure to captivate its readers as Gaynard takes us on a warped psychological thriller that keeps us guessing till the very end and ends, An author with a highly distinctive literary voice and a genuine page turner of a novel Nobody I Know proves simply superb and is recommended without reservation

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    1. Bickering voices, raging alcoholic black out, dead body In Paris Oh yeah, not your average read Bitingly funny at times, mysterious at turns, read this book, it s worth it First time reader here, really good read.



    2. I received this book for free from the author publisher in response for an honest review of the book I have not had the opportunity to read this book at this time I will add my review of this book once I have read the book Thank k you for allowing me the optometrist review your work I look forward to reading this book.


    3. I always know when my husband is reading a good book as its always with him wherever he goes, he sits in the lounge with it instead of watching the tv, he goes to bed early to read, its as if the book is glued to him This is what happened as soon as he started to read this book His reviewA Must ReadRemarkable how the author, through exploring his past, he opens his conscious to the reader in a manner which draws the reader into his alter egos and inner voices.The book challenges the readers I al [...]


    4. Please visit my blog to read my review of The Imitation of Patsy Burke by John J Gaynardhttp thejoyofthewrittenword 201Comments are welcome Patricia



    5. Here is the Kirkus Review of The Imitation of Patsy Burke, which backs up my immodest five star rating of my own novel THE IMITATION OF PATSY BURKE reviewed on December 1, 2011 Booze, brawls, sex and schizophrenia such is the artist s life in Paris, according to this raucous satire.When Patsy Burke, a world famous Irish sculptor living in France, wakes up in his hotel with his body torn and bloody and no recollection of how it got that way, he s not particularly surprised A raging alcohol Here i [...]


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