Demon Box

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Penguin Books, 1987 - Fiction - 384 pages
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In this collection of short stories, Ken Kesey challenges public and private demons with a wrestler's brave and deceptive embrace, making it clear that the energy of madness must live on.

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

A bit of a disappointment after the intensity of _One Flew Over the Cookoo's Nest_, but I still enjoyed it. Mostly about his travels with the pranksters on the bus voyages. Read full review

DEMON BOX

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

An elegiac semi-fiction composed of short takes and longer reprints from Rolling Stone, Esquire and Kesey's own magazine, Spit in the Ocean, now orchestrated into a large work whose parts sing against ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
8
Section 3
10
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About the author (1987)

Ken Kesey was born in 1935 and grew up in Oregon. He graduated from the University of Oregon and later studied at Stanford with Wallace Stegner, Malcolm Cowley, Richard Scowcroft, and Frank O' Connor. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, his first novel, was published in 1962. His second novel, Sometimes a Great Notion, followed in 1964. His other books include Kesey's Garage Sale, Demon Box, Caverns (with O. U. Levon), The Further Inquiry, Sailor Song, and Last Go Round (with Ken Babbs). His two children's books are Little Tricker the Squirrel Meets Big Double the Bear and The Sea Lion. Ken Kesey died on November 10, 2001.

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