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Less is More and Less is Not Enough By Louis Abey-Koch
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The Manifold family has run its course and is destined for self destruction. That is until it is saved in the nick of time by the unexpected event of the unacknowledged birth of twin girls who... More > against all the odds accidentally restart the clan for succeeding generations. The seventy year epic is narrated by Eric who is no blood connection of the family but from the age of five has been entangled in their web.< Less
HOME BODIES By Louis Abey-Koch
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Johnny Crossbow an aged has-been on the pop music scene in San Francisco for the last forty years, tells his colleagues after a jazz session one Sunday night of three events in the life of his cousin... More > back in Australia in the 60s. Shorty the drummer is set on getting Johnny to write a book about it and he undertakes to get it published. Flattered, Johnny sets out to put down on paper what he can dredge up from an addled mind. The San Francisco publishers however are slow to work on the book and want to change everything along the way, so Shorty sends the manuscript to a friend of his girlfriend in LA to turn it into a screenplay for a film. At the same time, and unknown to Shorty, Johnny's agent sends a second copy to his colleague in LA who writes a competing screenplay. When the finished products are sent to Johnny for approval, he doesn't recognise his scribbles in either of them and so happily sells to both the film rights to his book.< Less
The Craniology of Pygmies By Louis Abey-Koch
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An innocent boy from rural and remote Australia is sent away at nine for his education at the hands of the Jesuits. The memoir is set in 60s in Melbourne and describes his progressive ruination at... More > their hands. This is an unusual 'autobiography' in that the subject dies.< Less
A BLIND BIT OF DIFFERENCE By Louis Abey-Koch
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A forty something Englishman simultaneously runs out of steam and inherits an unexpected fortune from his parents, moves to France to set up a farm and then find a ‘son’ to work it. In... More > the setting up tangle a manger is employed whose wife causes nothing but trouble. She brings her gruesome relatives to live with the manager and her on the farm. Patrick Dengate is looking for a ‘son’ and in his place finds himself with five demobbed French Foreign Legionnaires, and the manager’s ex-girlfriend, but somehow disentangling the manager and his wife, and especially her relatives proves a task beyond his ability. If it wasn’t a French farce, it would have been a Greek tragedy!< Less
TWO WOMEN By Louis Abey-Koch
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Four stories centring upon the relationship between two women. Each is self contained though, as it hapens, two of the pairs live in the same appartment building in Paris. Two old friends in... More > Paris. An elderly aunt and her elderly niece in Paris. A mother and daughter in Kalgoolie and Marseilles. Two elderly girlfriends in Cyprus.< Less
A Handful of Vestal Virgins By Louis Abey-Koch
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A small group of pre-retirement academic Defectors from the Legion of Mary search for an alternative to the inevitable retirement village. With unlikely help from a bishop and a typist, two of them... More > choose a Zen hermitage, while the others do the usual - Nothing!< Less

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