Ken Kesey was born in 1935 and grew up in Oregon. He graduated from the University of Oregon and later studied at Stanford with Wallace Stegner, Malcolm Cowley, Richard Scowcroft, and Frank O' Connor. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, his first novel, was published in 1962. His second novel, Sometimes a Great Notion, followed in 1964. His other books include Kesey's Garage Sale, Demon Box, Caverns (with O. U. Levon), The Further Inquiry, Sailor Song, and Last Go Round (with Ken Babbs). His two children's books are Little Tricker the Squirrel Meets Big Double the Bear and The Sea Lion. Ken Kesey died on November 10, 2001.
The illustrations are amazing, the book is full of actual diary entries and drawings, hardly any of the book is just plain text. Awesome buy.Published 19 months ago by Kelsey
If you're a big Ken Kesey fan and want to read everything he published this would be essential reading. If not it could certainly be skipped. Read morePublished on April 13, 2012 by Michael P. McCullough
This tall tale from the late sixties concerns Ken Kesey's six month stint in jail, his 'straight time'. Read morePublished on August 9, 2006 by Peter Grimbeek