Ivan Doig Last Bus to Wisdom PDF

Ivan Doig Last Bus to Wisdom PDF

Last Bus to Wisdom

The final novel from a great American storyteller Donal Cameron is being raised by his grandmother, the cook at the legendary Double W ranch in Ivan Doig s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies, a landscape that gives full rein to an eleven year old s imagination But when Gram has to have surgery for female trouble in the summer of 1951, all she can thin The final novel from a great American storyteller Donal Cameron is being raised by his grandmother, the cook at the legendary Double W ranch in Ivan Doig s beloved Two Medicine Country of the Montana Rockies, a landscape that gives full rein to an eleven year old s imagination But when Gram has to have surgery for female trouble in the summer of 1951, all she can think to do is to ship Donal off to her sister in faraway Manitowoc, Wisconsin There Donal is in for a rude surprise Aunt Kate bossy, opinionated, argumentative, and tyrannical is nothing like her sister She henpecks her good natured husband, Herman the German, and Donal can t seem to get on her good side either After one contretemps too many, Kate packs him back to the authorities in Montana on the next Greyhound But as it turns out, Donal isn t traveling solo Herman the German has decided to fly the coop with him In the immortal American tradition, the pair light out for the territory together, meeting a classic Doigian ensemble of characters and having rollicking misadventures along the way.Charming, wise, and slyly funny, Last Bus to Wisdom is a last sweet gift from a writer whose books have bestowed untold pleasure on countless readers

Title : Last Bus to Wisdom
Author :  Ivan Doig
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Isbn : 1594632022
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 453 pages

Rating: 4.9

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