Jessica Z

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Delta Trade Paperbacks, 2008 - Fiction - 340 pages
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Welcome to Jessica's world...

When Jessica Zorich met a tall, charismatic artist at a San Francisco party, her life had been all about coping: with a baffling and dangerous world, with a mostly inane job, and with a sweet but meandering relationship with her upstairs neighbor. But Josh Hadden doesn’t cope: he’s a man of action, of big visions, and of relationships that span the globe; a man certain of his passions, politics, art, and desire. And what Josh desires most is Jessica—at a time when being desired might be the most desirable thing of all.

In this daring, mesmerizing debut, a novel that brilliantly captures the angst of a generation, Jessica gives herself over to an erotic, reckless relationship with a man guarding deep secrets—and to a perfect storm of lust, doubt, joy, and fear. Now, against her better judgment, she is following Josh into his mystifying life and brilliant, dizzying work—where she will find out how much she has been missing, how far she has yet to go, and what the price of this intoxicating adventure will be.…

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User Review  - anjibeane - LibraryThing

I was looking forward to reading this book and I wasn't disappointed. I remember reading somewhere that the author painted a detailed picture of some kind of "future world". I don't think that is the ... Read full review

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User Review  - booksandwine - LibraryThing

I loved this book. I read it in 2 days. It wasn't cliched nor did the characters seem too contrived. Unfortunately I read this while at work, and did not get to be as emotional as I would have wished, but wow, what a book. Now, go, read this book! Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Shawn Klomparens lives in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, with his wife and two children. He is currently at work on his next novel.

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