Tibetan Peach pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life download free [PDF and Ebook] by Tom Robbins

Tibetan Peach pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life download free [PDF and Ebook] by Tom Robbins year 2016
  • Book name: Tibetan Peach pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life
  • Author: Tom Robbins
  • Release date: 2016/9/30
  • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780062267412
  • Rating: 8.49 of 10
  • Votes: 844
  • Review by: Hana Hathaway
  • Review rating: 8.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/26
  • Total pages: 384
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Internationally bestselling novelist and American icon Tom Robbins' legendary memoir-wild tales of his life and times, both at home and around the globe.Tom Robbins' warm, wise, and wonderfully weird novels-including Still Life With Woodpecker, Jitterbug Perfume, and Fierce Invalids Home From Hot Climates-provide an entryway into the frontier of his singular imagination. Madcap but sincere, pulsating with strong social and philosophical undercurrents, his irreverent classics have introduced countless readers to natural born hitchhiking cowgirls, born-again monkeys, a philosophizing can of beans, exiled royalty, and problematic redheads.In Tibetan Peach Pie, Robbins turns that unparalleled literary sensibility inward, stitching together stories of his unconventional life, from his Appalachian childhood to his globetrotting adventures -told in his unique voice that combines the sweet and sly, the spiritual and earthy. The grandchild of Baptist preachers, Robbins would become over the course of half a century a poet-interruptus, an air force weatherman, a radio dj, an art-critic-turned-psychedelic-journeyman, a world-famous novelist, and a counter-culture hero, leading a life as unlikely, magical, and bizarre as those of his quixotic characters.Robbins offers intimate snapshots of Appalachia during the Great Depression, the West Coast during the Sixties psychedelic revolution, international roving before homeland security monitored our travels, and New York publishing when it still relied on trees. Written with the big-hearted comedy and mesmerizing linguistic invention for which he is known, Tibetan Peach Pie is an invitation into the private world of a literary legend.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 23H27M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: History Of The Americas, Biography: Literary, Memoirs
  • Available formats: WORD, HTML, DOC, TXT, EPUB, PDF, MOBI, PPTX. Compressed in 7Z, ZIP, LZMA, RAR, ARJ, TAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.19 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x203x22mm
  • Weight: 290g
  • Printed by: Ecco Press
  • Published in: New York, United States
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