Minotaur Takes A Cigarette Break

Minotaur Takes A Cigarette Break

eBook - 2000
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Five thousand years out of the Labyrinth that held him captive, and as many years beyond the dubious bargain that set him free, the Minotaur finds himself struggling to negotiate the American South with the body of a man and the head of a bull. The Minotaur tries to balance the past, the present, and a looming future from behind the cooks' line at Grub's Rib, where his coworkers know both his skill with a chef's knife and the sometimes dangerous nature of his horns. At Lucky-U Mobile Estates, the Minotaur lives in a boat-shaped trailer and shares with his neighbors an appreciation for a quiet lifestyle and a respect for auto repairs. During the two weeks covered by the novel, the delicate balance tips, and the Minotaur finds his life dissolving into chaos while he simultaneously awakens to the possibility of love
Publisher: Winston-Salem, NC : John F. Blair, Publisher, 2000
ISBN: 9780895875372
Branch Call Number: eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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ellensix Apr 03, 2017

He has set some things in motion, and whether from apathy, cowardice, faith or a mix of all three, he'll have to wait and see how they play out.

ellensix Apr 03, 2017

Looking as if she just walked from behind the reference desk at the local library, holding the only correct answer to the question, the woman nods deliberately at the Minotaur and the men in the truck and marches down the center of the driveway and into the morning.

ellensix Apr 03, 2017

Nevertheless the Minotaur is haunted by the idea that books and reading might make those vast stretches of time that loom before him more bearable.


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