Ron McLarty Traveler

ISBN 13: 9780143058489

Traveler

3.64 avg rating
( 865 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780143058489: Traveler

Visiting his working-class childhood home in Rhode Island after learning that his first girlfriend has passed away, part-time actor Jono Riley remembers his coming of age at the sides of three best friends, a period that was marked by a mysterious shooting. By the author of The Memory of Running. Simultaneous.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

When Ron McLarty's debut novel, The Memory of Running, appeared, it became clear that this man is a triple threat: actor (movies, stage, and TV), playwright and author. Now, with the publication of Traveler, he has beaten sophomore slump with another arresting story of real people, one that will keep you reading until the last page is finished, and then will leave you wondering what's next for everyone in the novel. Jono Riley is a middle-aged bartender and sometime actor just getting by in Manhattan. When he receives a note from a childhood friend telling him that Marie, his first love, has died, he travels back to East Providence, a working class neighborhood of Irish, Italians, and "Portagees" to pay his respects. His trip turns out to be a journey of discovery, told with a writing style that won't let go of the reader, conversational and revelatory without giving the game away. --Valerie Ryan

About the Author:

Ron McLarty is an award-winning actor and playwright and lives with his wife, actress Kate Skinner.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 39.95
US$ 4.99

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Ron McLarty
Published by Penguin Audio (2007)
ISBN 10: 0143058487 ISBN 13: 9780143058489
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Yard Sale Store
(Narrowsburg, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Audio, 2007. AudioCD. Book Condition: New. 7 unabridged AUDIO CDs Brand New in the shrink wrap box. Factory Sealed. Publisher remainder mark to the shrink wrap. NEW. Enjoy this gift quality audio performance!. Bookseller Inventory # NewCDs615110137

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 4.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds