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Guidelines for Mountain Lion Safety

(2015)
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"I explained toTomthat dealing with the bully was no different than dealing with the mountain lion. They were both predators looking for easy prey."

Poe Ballantine visits his dying Grandfather Bing, receives free rent in return for evicting difficult tenants from the Totalitarian Hotel, models nude for budding artists, reconnects with his parents, befriends a lonely Austrian tourist on the Greyhound bus, cooks and gambles in Vegas, falls in love, returns to his wife's homeland of Mexico to baptize his son, and discovers the true meaning of Guidelines for Mountain Lion Safety.

In this new collection of essays, Ballantine is at his soulful and penetrating best. At once hilarious and heart wrenching, the author recounts the trajectory of his own journey from reckless adolescence to the responsibilities of parenthood with disarming honesty, always fearlessly confronting those bullies and demons that threaten to blow us all off course.

    

"He is one of the finest living American writers." - Patrick Holland


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Paperback Editions

August 2015 : Australia Paperback
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Title: Guidelines for Mountain Lion Safety
Author(s): Poe Ballantine
ISBN: 1-921924-89-6 / 978-1-921924-89-7 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Transit Lounge
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

August 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Guidelines for Mountain Lion Safety
Author(s): Poe Ballantine
Publisher: Transit Lounge
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA