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Centuries of June

(2011)
A novel by

 
Keith Donohue has been praised for his vivid imagination and for evoking "the otherworldly with humor and the ordinary with wonder" (Audrey Niffenegger). His first novel, The Stolen Child, was a national bestseller, and his second novel, Angels of Destruction, was hailed as "a magical tale of love and redemption that is as wonderfully written as it is captivating" (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette). Centuries of June is a bold departure, a work of dazzling breadth and technical virtuosity.

Set in the bathroom of an old house just before dawn on a night in June, Centuries of June is a black comedy about a man who is attempting to tell the story of how he ended up on the floor with a hole in his head. But he keeps getting interrupted by a series of suspects--eight women lying in the bedroom just down the hall. Each woman tells a story drawn from five centuries of American myth and legend in a wild medley of styles and voices.

Centuries of June is a romp through history, a madcap murder mystery, an existential ghost story, and a stunning tour de force at once ingenious, sexy, inspiring, and ultimately deeply moving.

Genre: Horror    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

June 2011 : USA Hardback
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Title: Centuries of June
Author(s): Keith Donohue
ISBN: 0-307-45030-9 / 978-0-307-45030-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Availability: Amazon CA   


May 2011 : USA Hardback
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Title: Centuries of June: A Novel
Author(s): Keith Donohue
ISBN: 0-307-45028-7 / 978-0-307-45028-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Crown
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Paperback Editions

November 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: Centuries of June: A Novel
Author(s): Keith Donohue
ISBN: 0-307-45029-5 / 978-0-307-45029-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Broadway Books
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Audio Editions

May 2011 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Centuries of June: A Novel
Author(s): Keith Donohue
Publisher: Random House Audio
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May 2011 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Centuries of June: A Novel
Author(s): Keith Donohue
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


May 2011 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Centuries of June: A Novel
Author(s): Mark Bramhall (Narrator) Keith Donohue (Author)
ISBN: 0-307-93263-X / 978-0-307-93263-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books On Tape
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Kindle Editions

May 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Centuries of June: A Novel
Author(s): Keith Donohue
Publisher: Crown
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