POSTCARDS FROM THE RESERVATION
After the death of his mother, twelve year old Bobby comforts himself by playing an ultraviolent video game that distracts him from his loss.
He is whisked away from... More > summer camp by his recently paroled father, Deacon.
In order to pay back those who kept him alive in prison, Deacon takes Bobby on a criminal jaunt through the Native American casinos of Oregon. Throughout his misadventures with his father, Bobby increasingly depends on his video game for guidance.
On a mission of love and self-salvation, Bobby’s grandfather, a grandiose TV pitchman, attempts to save Bobby from Deacon’s dangerous influence.
This fast-paced, dark-humored story is a poignant and absurd tour-de-farce that touches and tickles at the same time.< Less
This book was written during 2011 primarily. It includes the
many issues and fantasies that poured out from me during
When I write, I most often don't know what it is that I am
writing... More > about. It is an act that consumes me, like an ague.< Less
Two friends venture into the greasy heart of the carny world in search of a magical bible to find an increasingly delusional preacher with the power to command his minions. This humorous and poignant... More > tour takes us on a seamy search through the eccentric world of freaks and cons to find true family values.< Less
An amusing page-turning tale of clashing cultures in today’s America. This off-beat romp mixes its unlikely characters into a sardonic cocktail with a fresh twist. Jackson Puffi, professional... More > underachiever, picks up Hudson, a hitchhiker with mysterious powers and their lives are changed forever. On a mission to transform their world, they move to Portland, Oregon to find homeless teens; a Rumi scholar/bike messenger/dungeon mistress; a sinuous monkey-boy; hillbillies; a predatory religious eccentric/venture capitalist; a vengeful mobster/ businessman who desperately needs a liver donation; and a wily donut maker. THE WAY TO CHICKENBOY is the second book by Jug Brown. His first was Bush Bash to Drongo 9, a sci-fi version of a classic Somerset Maugham book. Now featuring illustrations by Stewart Thomas.< Less