Koan by Jay Edson is a fictional account of a man and the close relationship he develops with a young boy.
Everybody likes Joe Michaud. He's a caring and decent men, popular with the Scout groups he helps, liked and trusted by their parents. He's especially close to one fatherless boy and his solo mother, at a time when the boy is desperately in need of a role model and champion.
But this story takes place in the 1980's, when the public came under the sway of the "Satanic Panic" and were quick to believe almost any evil of any person.In Koan, Joe's friend and mentor, Father Demetrios Glyphis, narrates a series of events in which reality and fantasy become blurred, and life becomes a living nightmare from which people try to awaken.
- (Book cover available here: http://uryourstory.org/images/Downloads/KOAN%20-%20Jay%20Edson.jpg)
- File Size: 441 KB
- Print Length: 159 pages
- Publication Date: February 19, 2011
- Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
- Language: English
- ASIN: B004OYUFKS
- Text-to-Speech: Enabled
- X-Ray: Not Enabled
- Word Wise: Not Enabled
- Lending: Not Enabled
- Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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- Koan is available as a paperback or an e-book download at Amazon.com .
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