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The Jesus cow
Written in English
When Harley Jackson finds a calf in his barn bearing the image of Jesus Christ, he hopes to keep it to himself to avoid a scene, but word gets out anyway, and Harley has to decide how to deal with the media circus, and save his farm from developers.
|LC Classifications||PS3566.E7133 J47 2015|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||283|
The Jesus Cow: A Novel - Ebook written by Michael Perry. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Jesus Cow: A ://?id=d1ydBAAAQBAJ. The scenes in the book in which droves of the faithful are clamoring to get a look at the “Jesus Cow” are hilarious. The only way that Harley can stop this madness is to hire a California public relations firm that closes off his property with security forces which the President would be jealous ://
But on Christmas Eve, his beef cow goes into labor, delivers a calf that bears the unmistakable image of Jesus on her hide, and Harley knows his life is about to change whether it's for the better or not, however, is unclear. Harley initially attempts to hide the Jesus Cow, but word quickly gets out, and soon everyone in town has an :// With The Jesus Cow, Perry makes his first foray into fiction and he brings the same simple, intelligent, and homespun narration to this novel that he has employed to such good use in his non-fiction. His characters could just as easily be his neighbors as his fictional creations and that is half the charm of this book. Harley Jackson is a quiet
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The Jesus Cow is a backwoods Shakespearean tragedy. On Christmas eve night, Harley Jackson's cow delivers a calf with the face of Jesus Christ birth marked on its side.
When word leaks out, his world is turned upside down. The faithful arrive seeking a miracle. Talent Management International swoops in to merchandise the :// "The Jesus Cow" is a comic novel, including the title, and is not disrespectful to those who take Jesus himself seriously.
There were a few laugh-out-loud chuckles, but most of the humor is understated and character-based. The outcome can be seen on the horizon, but › Books › Humor & Entertainment › Humor. New York Times bestselling humorist Michael Perry makes his fiction debut with this hilarious and big-hearted tale, a comic yet sincere exploration of faith and the foibles of modern life that blends the barbed charm of Garrison Keillor, the irreverent humor of Christopher Moore, and the audacious insight of Chuck Klosterman.
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I loved the characters. The area is so like Holcombe and is so familiar. The plot is tigh The Jesus Cow is Michael Perry at his best. VolumeOne. Perry’s simple pleasures grow mighty complicated as his aw-shucks pastoral dabbles in love, riches, barn sex, local politics, and finally a municipal catastrophe.
And all because of a special cow, er, steer. Milwaukee Magazine In The Jesus Cow, Perry wraps surprise inside understatement, contrasts common sense with nonsense, and situates silly activities of modern life against the gritty backdrop of a farming community. The result is a book that is laugh out loud funny, however the humor is laced with just enough battery acid to make it burn a little bit — a Book Overview New York Times bestselling humorist Michael Perry makes his fiction debut with this hilarious and big-hearted tale, a comic yet sincere exploration of faith and the foibles of modern life that blends the barbed charm of Garrison Keillor, the irreverent humor of Christopher Moore, and the audacious insight of Chuck :// The Jesus Cow: A Novel by Michael Perry.
Click here for the lowest price. Hardcover, › Home › Humor & Entertainment › Humor › Satire. At Christmas a guy discovers that a cow he has, has given birth to a calf with the image of Jesus on its flank. he is a amazed and concerned and decides to hide it.
pages of character development as he meets a gal. Then the cow is exposed on social media and mayhem occurs. Occasional insight into the human condition, :// The Jesus Cow By Michael Perry Fiction Harper Perennial $ Trade Paper ISBN I'm embarrassed to say I almost gave up on this book early.
At the beginning, it resembled Carl Hiaasen's fiction, and I burned out on Carl Hiaasen novels a few years ago because they were getting repetitive. Please don't get The Jesus Cow: A Novel. Buy It. Share: Michael Perry has done it again – written another winning book that will satisfy his legions of already devout fans, and bring many more new devotees into the fold.
Perry is a small-town American treasure.” —Nickolas Butler, author of Shotgun :// Wisconsin essayist-humorist Michael Perry's first novel for adults, "The Jesus Cow," is a comedy — and a gentle one at that, with its heavy being a failed, lovelorn developer who listens to 21nov am pm Book Discussion - The Jesus Cow am - pm Event Details Food for Thought discussion of The Jesus Cow by Michael Perry at Craft Butcher & ://?ajde_events=book-discussion-the-jesus-cow.
Unabridged audio CD. (For digital version, click on Audible or iTunes link.) “ After successful memoirs such as Population: and Truck: A Love Story, this is Michael Perry’s first novel for adults, and it’s a good tale, set in the small town of Swivel, Wis., is laugh-out-loud funny and propelled by plot lines that come together in an explosive :// In Swivel, Wisconsin, a cow named Tina Turner has birthed a calf with Jesus’ image on its flank, "the standard doe-eye Lutheran hippie iteration." Drawing small-town characters out of central casting, Perry’s tale ripples with simple-life :// Harley meets and finds love with Mindy, a self-proclaimed “hippie chick in work boots,” who, upon scattering a mob of overzealous Jesus Cow pilgrims by brandishing a Ruger Redhawk mag on.
“The Jesus Cow is Michael Perry at his best.” — VolumeOne “Perry’s simple pleasures grow mighty complicated as his aw-shucks pastoral dabbles in love, riches, barn sex, local politics, and finally a municipal catastrophe. And all because of a special cow, er, steer.” — Milwaukee MagazineMichel Perry’s newest book, The Jesus Cow, is his first adult novel and features a bachelor farmer named Harley Jackson.
Harley lives in a northern Wisconsin village called Swivel, not too far north of the university town Clearwater (that’s right, Clearwater). The Jesus Cow is now available in ://The Jesus Cow.
A Novel. By: When I ordered this book, I wasn't sure what to expect so I held onto it for awhile before listening. I'm sorry I did! I have a couple more of his books and I'm going to start now! No more waiting! I would recommend this book to a ://