Read Rotters Book by Daniel Kraus

Read Rotters Book by Daniel Kraus

Rotters

Grave robbing What kind of monster would do such a thing It s true that Leonardo da Vinci did it, Shakespeare wrote about it, and the resurrection men of nineteenth century Scotland practically made it an art But none of this matters to Joey Crouch, a sixteen year old straight A student living in Chicago with his single mom For the most part, Joey s life is about playi Grave robbing What kind of monster would do such a thing It s true that Leonardo da Vinci did it, Shakespeare wrote about it, and the resurrection men of nineteenth century Scotland practically made it an art But none of this matters to Joey Crouch, a sixteen year old straight A student living in Chicago with his single mom For the most part, Joey s life is about playing the trumpet and avoiding the daily humiliations of high school Everything changes when Joey s mother dies in a tragic accident and he is sent to rural Iowa to live with the father he has never known, a strange, solitary man with unimaginable secrets At first, Joey s father wants nothing to do with him, but once father and son come to terms with each other, Joey s life takes a turn both macabre and exhilarating Daniel Kraus s masterful plotting and unforgettable characters make Rotters a moving, terrifying, and unconventional epic about fathers and sons, complex family ties, taboos, and the ever present specter of mortality

Title : Rotters
Author :  Daniel Kraus
Language : English
Isbn : 0385738579
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 448 pages

Rating: 4.8

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