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by Jay Gummerman


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The prose in "Chez Chance is both graceful and sharp. Jay Gummerman is the author of the short story collection We Find Ourselves in Moontown (1990).

The prose in "Chez Chance is both graceful and sharp. He lives in San Clemente, California.

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1995) A novel by Jay Gummerman. Becoming a paraplegic after an accident, former telephone-wire repairman Frank Eastman finds himself in a decrepid motel near Disneyland, trying to come to terms with his life and a host of eccentric neighbors Genre: Literary Fiction. Used availability for Jay Gummerman's Chez Chance. October 1997 : USA Paperback.

CHEZ CHANCE By Jay Gummerman. 211 pp. New York: Pantheon Books. As the novel opens, Eastman returns to southern California, having decided with some bitterness that it's time he treat himself to a week at the Happiest Place on Earth, Disneyland

CHEZ CHANCE By Jay Gummerman. As the novel opens, Eastman returns to southern California, having decided with some bitterness that it's time he treat himself to a week at the Happiest Place on Earth, Disneyland. At the airport, he picks up or is picked up by a local girl, the spacey Violet Slimp, who wears red cowboy boots embossed with Jiminy Cricket and apparently makes a living as a country-and-western singer, the warm-up act to the warm-up acts at forgettable nightclubs tucked away in suburban strip malls.

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The Press publishes over 250 new books and almost four-dozen multi-issue journals annually, in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, and maintains approximately 4,000 book titles in print. The University of California Press re-printed a number of novels under the California Fiction series from 1996–2001  . The Vineyard by Idwal Jones.

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Ingram Publisher Services (US) John Wiley & Sons (UK) Footprint Books (Australia). The University of California Press re-printed a number of novels under the California Fiction series from 1996-2001  .

The name change became official when she turned twenty-one-the best use of a hundred bucks Ellie had ever found. Her baby girl was two that year, and Ellie changed the child’s name, too.

The name change became official when she turned twenty-one-the best use of a hundred bucks Ellie had ever found er hands in the backroom sink and dried them on her smock. She cut hair at Merrilou’s, a few miles off Pendleton’s naval base. Only once in a while did a client come in who remembered her as Ellie Tucker. The way her last client had. Her next appointment was already here, so she’d have to take a break later. Ellie returned to the front of the salon and smiled at her client

Gummerman's first novel (the collection We Find Ourselves in Moontown, 1989) takes on the depravity of a commercialized America-but remains more wooden than moving. At 34, Frank Eastman faces life as a paraplegic: He was working for the phone company in Anaheim, Calif.

Gummerman's first novel (the collection We Find Ourselves in Moontown, 1989) takes on the depravity of a commercialized America-but remains more wooden than moving. when rats jumped at him from the palm tree he was trimming, making him fall from his ladder.

A freak accident has left young Frank Eastman a paraplegic-a "wild card" who needs to "pair up with someone or something or he won't pass back into existence. Los Angeles, the scene of his accident, is where he imagines this existence to be. He settles into a rundown motel near Disneyland, his neighbors a wild assortment of eccentrics who, though more able-bodied than Frank, have learned the effectiveness of willful inability

Becoming a paraplegic after an accident, former telephone-wire repairman Frank Eastman finds himself in a decrepid motel near Disneyland, trying to come to terms with his life and a host of eccentric neighbors

Comments: (2)

Adorardana
Fantastically written, the authors brilliant imagination clearly shines through
Coirad
The main character and his experiences never interested me. Boring.
CHEZ CHANCE: A Novel download epub
United States
Author: Jay Gummerman
ISBN: 0679439919
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: United States
Language: English
Publisher: Pantheon; 1st edition (August 29, 1995)
Pages: 211 pages