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Near the end of the book a lot of philosophical thinking is injected into the story.
If you enjoy a book full of many descriptive details, rich characters, a fast paced story line, then this is a book you would enjoy.
I acquired this book about a year ago and every time I would start to read it, I found that I could not continue.
I have to make a confession. This book took me almost 2.5 years to read. I literally started this in August of 2009 and kept putting it down until I forced myself to finish it... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Dominique W
As a Southerner through and through and a long-time admirer of the gentle wisdom of his father;s cartoons, I eagerly anticiated reading this book. Read morePublished on December 22, 2011 by J. B Kraft
It was very interesting how Alvin's tuberculosis made him very sensitive about life and death. I look forward to "Crossing Eden" coming out in 2012.Published on April 4, 2011 by Rossana Ratto
I acquired this book about a year ago and every time I would start to read it, I found that I could not continue. Read morePublished on October 18, 2010 by TrishNYC
There's a lot of love in this book; Schultz's obvious fascination with the era blazes through with fine writing and beautiful images. Read morePublished on May 6, 2010 by K. L. Cotugno
A beautiful, Kafkaesque tour into the pit of absurdity--Monte Schulz has a definite talent and future for writing novels reminiscent of Ishiguro's "The Unconsoled". Read morePublished on April 30, 2010 by J from NY
This is definitely a book for people who enjoy a highly literary style dripping with morally corrupt characters and a languid story telling pace. Read morePublished on April 7, 2010 by John T. Horner
Twelve years after the publication of his first novel, "Down by the River," Monte Schulz makes his return with his second, "This Side of Jordan," the first volume of a trilogy... Read morePublished on February 1, 2010 by James D. Miller
After 18 years off of the writing scene, Schulz has demonstrated that his time was NOT spent refining his writing style! Read morePublished on January 23, 2010 by Rogue Reader