Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge

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Read & Download Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge review ↠ 104 Nse of order on the Santee household Hilarious heartwarming and magical Fup is a contemporary fable that inspires an almost evangelical fervour in all who read it It is a work of enormous originality with a giant hear. Charming funny and fantastic tale by the Stone Junction author about an old man his giant grandson and a duck Not just any old duck But whiskey guzzling Fup duck

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Read & Download Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge review ↠ 104 In the coastal hills of northern California live three larger than life characters two humans and one duck There's Grandaddy Jake Santee 99 years old an unreformed gambler cranky reprobate and fierce opponent of the w. Jake Santee has discovered the secret to immortality a home made whiskey called Ol Death Whisper Sup this and you ll live forever When his daughter unexpectedly dies 99 year old Jake takes in his grandson Tiny who of course grows up to be a giant The two live happily on the farm until they make an enemy the wild pig Lockjaw While hunting Lockjaw one day Tiny finds an abandoned baby duck and takes her in Her name Fup Jim Dodge s novella is an absolutely delightful read and I m pleased to say it holds up nearly 15 years after I first read it Dodge s writing is hard to describe but it s uniue and genius this guy is a master and reading his sentences sets my brain on fire in ways few writers have ever done This is someone who could describe next to nothing happening and hold you entranced the entire time I ve never read a writer like him The characters are charming and sharply realised from Grandpaw Jake to uiet Tiny and the irascible Fup It s a very short read but Dodge firmly entrenches his characters into your mind Jake in particular is a charismatic old coot like the characters in Dodge s best novel Stone Junction he s a gambler and a storyteller with a potty mouth the best kind of storyteller Fup s name for example Fup Duck Fucked Up Silly but kinda funny and perfectly in keeping with the character If there s a criticism it s that the narrative doesn t go anywhere once Fup is introduced It s basically Tiny Fup and Jake hunting Lockjaw but they don t do it the whole time and meander around doing cutesy things with Fup like take her to the drive in or try to teach her to fly The fable part of the story is one of the last things to happen Without spoiling it I m not entirely sure what the message is besides something weak like learning to forgive your enemy maybe I choose to believe it s got no message at all purely because the surrealism is so wonderful and the fate of our characters too beautiful to be ruined by attempts at understanding it it just happens and it s a great ending Not everything needs a meaning sometimes the imagery alone is enough Fup is a masterfully written totally engaging and enormously fun read by one of America s best kept literary secrets Jim Dodge At little over a short story s length Fup s a very uick read but it ll stay with you for years Highly recommended to everyone who likes their stories humorous and spiked with a lil magical realism

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Read & Download Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge review ↠ 104 Ork ethic And Tiny adopted at the age of four by Grandaddy Jake he's a giant young man as gentle as Jake is belligerent And then there's Fup an uncompromising twenty pound hen mallard whose uniue presence imposes a se. I was told that I would need maybe an hour for this extremly funny book None of that became true I needed way longer than I should have for this little bit of text and the book wasn t extremely funny but there were two scenes at which I laughed out loud Instead I thought it was really tragic


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    Jim Dodge Ì 4 review Read ß PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge Jake Santee has discovered the secret to immortality a home made whiskey called Ol’ Death Whisper Sup this and you’ll live forever When his daughter unexpectedly dies 99 year old Jake takes in his grandson Tiny who of course grows up to be a giant The two live happily on the farm until they make an enemy the wild pig Lockjaw While hunting Lockjaw one day Tiny finds an abandoned baby duck and takes her in Her name?

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    Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge I like goodreads very much because it helps me to find something good to read books that I would never have heard of otherwise In this case a fellow user of goodreads recommended Fub to me and from the blurb I could see it might be

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    Jim Dodge Ì 4 review Read ß PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jim Dodge Read & Download Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge I genuinely enjoyed this little book A brief occasionally hilarious sometimes poignant story set in the Northern California of the mid twentieth century There is not much traditional action There is Granddaddy Jake who ma

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    Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge Jim Dodge Ì 4 review I was told that I would need maybe an hour for this extremly funny book None of that became true I needed way longer than

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    Read & Download Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge A fantastic little gem of a book about two men and a duck in the American west Jim Dodge is the king of modern day rock and roll tall tales

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    Read ß PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge Jim Dodge Ì 4 review As a child I loved Mark Twain's short stories If Twain would have had the liberty to use the F wordjust a littlehis stories might have resembled this 94 page delight Friends of Storytellers Fence builders Moonshiners Hog hunters People with or yearning for Open country with space to breathe or Anyone that ever owned a Pet Duck I give you FUP Fup Duck Right You caught that didn't you? A Story of a Boy a Duck a

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    Read ß PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge Jim Dodge Ì 4 review A short fable immaculately designed and packaged with illustrations from legend Harry Horse It's not particularly compelling until the oversized duck Fup turns up and at 100 short pages it reads like a whimsical McSweeney's storyHowever in the interest of full disclosure I should explain I am a heartless swine and magical ducks and

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    Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge Jim Dodge Ì 4 review Contrived and overly mannered little fable I must be missing something as the Goodreads reviews are uniformly raves and it came highl

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    Read ß PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jim Dodge Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge Charming funny and fantastic tale by the Stone Junction author about an old man his giant grandson and a duck Not just any old duck But whiskey guzzling Fup duck

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    Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge) [Pdf Read] Ñ Jim Dodge Jim Dodge Ì 4 review Read & Download Fup AUTHOR Jim Dodge I'm so glad I picked this up in the local library Its such a fascinating little fable with a fantastical ending It follows the life of Jake and his grandson Tiny as they live life on their farm with the aid of th

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  • 10 December 2020
  • 9782916589596