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My heart is a chainsaw / Stephen Graham Jones.

Book Book (2021.)
Description: 405 pages ; 22 cm.
Publisher: New York : Saga Press, 2021.
6 of 13 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
0 of 1 copy available at Wakefield.
0 current holds with 13 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Wakefield Adult NEW Fiction (Front Lobby) FICTION Jones, S. (Text to Phone) Checked out 10/23/2021

  • ISBN: 9781982137632 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1982137630 (hardcover)
  • Edition: First Saga Press hardcover edition.
Summary:
"On the surface is a story of murder in small-town America. But beneath is its beating heart: a ... Read More
Citation: Jones, Stephen Graham. "My heart is a chainsaw." New York : Saga Press, 2021.
 
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24510. ‡aMy heart is a chainsaw / ‡cStephen Graham Jones.
250 . ‡aFirst Saga Press hardcover edition.
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300 . ‡a405 pages ; ‡c22 cm.
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520 . ‡a"On the surface is a story of murder in small-town America. But beneath is its beating heart: a biting critique of American colonialism, Indigenous displacement, and gentrification, and a heartbreaking portrait of a broken young girl who uses horror movies to cope with the horror of her own life. Jade Daniels is an angry, half-Indian outcast with an abusive father, an absent mother, and an entire town that wants nothing to do with her. She lives in her own world, a world in which protection comes from an unusual source: horror movies...especially the ones where a masked killer seeks revenge on a world that wronged them. And Jade narrates the quirky history of Proofrock as if it is one of those movies. But when blood actually starts to spill into the waters of Indian Lake, she pulls us into her dizzying, encyclopedic mind of blood and masked murderers, and predicts exactly how the plot will unfold. Yet, even as Jade drags us into her dark fever dream, a surprising and intimate portrait emerges...a portrait of the scared and traumatized little girl beneath the Jason Voorhees mask: angry, yes, but also a girl who easily cries, fiercely loves, and desperately wants a home. A girl whose feelings are too big for her body."-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
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