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by James Polster
Author: James Polster
Publisher: Lake Union Publishing (April 19, 2011)
ePub: 1864 kb
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Subcategory: Humor and Satire
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James Alan Polster (September 14, 1947 – December 15, 2012) was an American novelist, movie producer, screenwriter, explorer, and journalist. Born James Alan Polster to Harold and Ethel Polster in Cleveland, Ohio
James Alan Polster (September 14, 1947 – December 15, 2012) was an American novelist, movie producer, screenwriter, explorer, and journalist. Born James Alan Polster to Harold and Ethel Polster in Cleveland, Ohio. Polster grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and is a member of the Shaker Heights Alumni Association Hall of Fame. After graduation from Tulane University (. in 1969, Polster hopped a freighter for Spain and eventually settled in Tangiers.
The Inspiration Behind A Guest in the Jungle: James Polster in the Jungle of New Guinea. In the Oriente Jungle, Ecuador-from "You'll Never Get Out Alive-But He Did" (New Orleans Times-Picayune). Polster's home with the Motilone Indians-inspiration for the Lotimone tribe in A Guest in the Jungle. Polster's book is so engrossing, unpretentious- and uproariously funny- that the reader may not recognize at first how poetically written and beautifully crafted it i. ou can't put this book down. If you try, it will follow you through every room in the house. - Bob Scher, The South American Explorer.
This post was written by James Polster, author of A Guest In The Jungle, a novel that explores the intense nuances of. .
This post was written by James Polster, author of A Guest In The Jungle, a novel that explores the intense nuances of the conflict between civilization and nature. A Guest In The Jungle has just been reissued, and Jim was kind enough to tell us a bit about how the book came to be in the first place. Take it away Jim: In the early days of the environmental movement, I didn’t know there was an environmental movement. Didn’t even know anyone who considered these issues
Whitehill is a 31-year-old Pittsburgh lawyer who decided one day to take a leave of absence and see the world;.
By sheer good fortune-he thinks-he runs into the English-speaking Dr. Darriero, an eccentric scientist who promises to bring him back to civilization.
A Guest in the Jungle. Written by James Polster. Narrated by David Doersch. Trapped in the jungle, Whitehill must gather what little courage he has to stop an Indian war and preserve a vanishing culture from rapacious developers. Along the way, he has a fling with a gorgeous native, narrowly survives being sacrificed to the gods, and is rescued from a bombing by a pair of hard-drinking American expats. A Guest in the Jungle is a smart, engrossing, and uproariously funny novel about the power of one man to make a difference in the world. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere.
His first novel, A Guest in the Jungle, focused a spotlight on the disappearing rainforest and the people who live there, and helped to kickstart the rainforest environmental movement His second novel, Brown, was named by Publishers Weekly as one of the Best Books of the Year, and was awarded The Critics’ Choice Award 1995-96 His third novel, THE GRADUATE STUDENT, was released in August 2009 as a digital eBook by Stay Thirsty Press.
uproariously funny, A Guest in the Jungle is a remarkable novel about the power of one man to make a difference in the world. has successfully been added to your shopping cart
Smart, engrossing, and uproariously funny, A Guest in the Jungle is a remarkable novel about the power of one man to make a difference in the world. Hilarious-A wonderful book and highly recommended" - WORLD RAINFOREST REPORT. Genres: Fiction & Literature . Humor. has successfully been added to your shopping cart. This title is due for release on November 6, 2012.