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Dylan Perry

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  • Jesus' Son

  • By: Denis Johnson
  • Narrated by: Will Patton
  • Length: 2 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 199
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 158
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 157

Recently adapted for the screen, this now-classic collection of 10 stories from the author of Resuscitation of a Hanged Man and Angels is narrated by a young man, a recovering alcoholic and heroin addict whose dependencies have led him to petty crime, cruelty, betrayal, and various kinds of loss.

  • 2 out of 5 stars
  • Some books are better read.

  • By dngold77 on 09-02-18

Wonderful Collection

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-06-18

Jesus' Son is, bar none, one of the best short story collections I have read in years. And comparable to the writing, Will Patton's narration brings even more life to the stories. Recommended.