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A Newcomer's Guide to the Afterlife: On the Other Side Known Commonly as "The Little Book"

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The guide of choice for anyone who plans to die someday--are YOU ready for the AFTERLIFE?

To find out, take this simple quiz:

1.Like Earth, the Afterlife has celebrities, outcasts, deadheads, losers, and busybodies.

True

False

2.Is there an Afterlife after the Afterlife?

Yes

No

3.When you first arrive on "the Other Side," you will be given:

a) a set of wings

b) a toaster

c) a copy of A Newcomer's Guide to the Afterlife

Don't worry if you're not sure how to respond. A Newcomer's Guide to the Afterlife has answers to these questions and more--and if you're lucky, some of them may turn out to be right!

An irreverent, one-of-a-kind compendium from the award-winning author of Ishmael, A Newcomer's Guide to the Afterlife can be read as a parable, an allegory, a work of fiction--or exactly what it claims to be: a helpful handbook for the recently deceased.It is filled with uncommon wisdom, bizarre imaginings, uncanny perceptions, and unexpected humor.Is it fantastic escapism or a seminal event in human history? Read it and find out....

Face it.The Afterlife is the ultimate test.You might as well study.

About the Author

Daniel Quinn's first book, Ishmael, won the Turner Tomorrow Fellowship, a prize for fiction presenting creative and positive solutions to global problems.He is also the author of Providence, The Story of B, and My Ishmael.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307428691
Subtitle:
On the Other Side Known Commonly as "The Little Book"
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Author:
Quinn, Daniel
Author:
Daniel Quinn
Author:
Tom Whalen
Author:
Whalen, Tom
Subject:
Fiction : Occult
Subject:
Future life
Subject:
Eschatology
Subject:
General
Subject:
Occult
Subject:
Occult & Supernatural
Subject:
Horror - General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Fiction : Occult & Supernatural
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19981103
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
160

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