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Not comin" home to you

Kavanagh, Paul

Not comin" home to you

by Kavanagh, Paul

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Published by Putnam in New York, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Paul Kavanagh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.K219 No, PS3561.A87 No
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination220 p.
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5443023M
ISBN 100399113576
LC Control Number73093348

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Loosely based on the Charles Starkweather and Caril Anne Fugate case of the 's and written before the movie Badlands, Not Comin' Home to You tells the story of Jimmy John Hall and Betty Dienhardt in the 's.

Jimmie John fed up with working for his father pumping gas, leaves home in Texas and hitches rides cross country from truckers/5. Not Coming Home to You is a white knuckle serial killer tale based on the true story of Charles Starkweather and Caril Ann Fugate.

That it is even loosely based on a true story is what makes this an edgy read. Be warned that there is copious violence and under aged sex in the book but it all adds to the gripping nature of the story/5(20).

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The mood he creates is just terrific/5(10). Block's version is highly fictionalized and an early work, predictive of later films such as Badlands, Natural Born Killers, Kalifornia, and a good many others. The thing to keep in mind is that Block's Not Comin' Home to You is the first, and probably the best attempt to 4/5(9).

Buy a cheap copy of Not Comin Home to You book by Lawrence Block. He is Jimmie John Hall, free and white and Her name is Betty Dienhardt, plain, friendless, and oppressed by a bleak home life.

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Block took the speck of an idea and made it his own. The mood he creates is just terrific.4/5(7). Coming Home to You #1 Fun filled romance. A well written, lighthearted story with interesting characters and a romantic plot.

There's ups and downs, as in real life, but the realistic dialogue and responses keep the reader immersed in the book/5(79). When an item which is not a book is imported via ISBN into Goodreads, it does no good to delete it: the item will only be re-imported as long as it remains on the feeder site.

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Mel and Daphne meet in a memorable way, and their romance starts with a falsehood, but as these two spend time togetherand share their livesthe fake relationship begins to change.4/5.

"NOT COMIN' HOME TO YOU" by Lawrence Block writing as Paul Kavanagh, Putnam, From the Author's Note: "This is a work of fiction even though the exterior circumstances derive from a series of murders which actually took place in the Central Plains in the late 's.".

This book, "Not Comin' Home to You" was first written quite-a-while ago when Block wasn't quite as famous as he is now and it's about a young man and woman on a crime spree across middle-America. It's a gritty novel, and the main character is a thorough sociopath and narcissist, yet Block is able to make him likeable so that we care about him /5(14).

""Not Comin' Home to You"" -- that Waylon Jennings jukebox disc -- was kind of their song; it also belongs to many youngsters like them, fantasy fed on folk. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Author: Lawrence Block. ISBN Publication Date: October, Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H)4/5(1). Not Comin' Home to You Lawrence Block authored three stand-alone novels between and under the pen name of Paul Kavanagh.

The third of these books was titled “Not Comin’ Home to You” and has since been re-released in several printings under Block’s own name, including an affordable eBook currently available while supplies last. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Not Comin' Home to You at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(19).

Not Comin' Home to You. By: However, I found it a very enjoyable read. I do like action, although of course I like thought as well. In this book you get a whole lot of the former and very little of the latter.

Don't say I didn't tell you. 3 people found this helpful. Not comin' home to you. [Lawrence Block] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Block. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: " Coming Home to You"is the first book. I loved all the characters in this novel. They were all so real, had great rapport with one another and brought so many dimensions to this novel.

Coming back hone after her mother's second stroke, Kate expects to return to a town that is a lot like her childhood home /5.That's the copy on Dreamscape Audio's excellent audiobook of Not Comin'Home to You, expertly narrated by Alan Sklar, and I'd be hard put to improve on it.

It's worth noting, though, that the novel derives from and was inspired by the real-life (and real death) rampage of Charles Starkweather and Caryl Fugate in s Nebraska; the novel itself.