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Among many jobs before writing, Jonathan Evison worked as a caregiver. He was also a founding member of a Seattle punk band with future members of Pearl Jam and Soundgarden. His debut novel All About Lulu won the Washington State Book Award and his second West of Here was a New York Times bestseller. Born in San Jose, he now lives on Bainbridge Island in Washington with his family.

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This is Your Life, Harriet Chance! by Jonathan Evison
This is Your Life, Harriet Chance!
Jonathan Evison
Career girl (brief) Wife (fifty-five years); mother of two now widowed, Harriet discovers that her late husband had been planning an Alaskan cruise. Ignoring the advice of her children and wanting to make the most of the opportunity, she decides...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/02/2016
The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving by Jonathan Evison
Reader Reviewed The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving
Jonathan Evison
April 2014 Book of the Month. An American road trip with a difference. Our travelling companions are a surly, wheelchair bound teenager, Trev, with muscular dystrophy and his damaged carer, Ben, a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/04/2014
West of Here by Jonathan Evison
West of Here
Jonathan Evison
January 2012 eBook of the Month. Though its themes are weighty, West of Here is an electrifying epic and never bogs down despite its 500 pages - irreverent humour, lustrous prose,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2012

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