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    E–pub Koko author Peter Straub Koko is a lenghty tome My paperback copy spans 640 pages and promises great things a haunting nightmare of four Vietnam veterans reunited 15 years after the war thrust back into the horrors of the war when they learn about a chain of murders comitted in Southeast Asia the murderer always leaves a playing card w

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    E–pub Koko author Peter Straub It has been at least a decade since I last tried to read this book which I had attempted before on two previous occasions And I knew how far I had gotten each time if not by some whiff of remembering; then at least by the markers I had placed where I had stopped each time It was the pure principal of the thing that fuelled my surpassing both those afore laid markers not the prose or the characters or the story If memory

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    E–pub Koko author Peter Straub If you’ve thought about reading Koko then Be Like Mike and Just Do It Stephen King fans may appreciate this book and know about the connection with his friend Peter Straub These two guys are like bookends in the horror genre At times they even have a similar way of writing But Koko is its own thing It’s not like Straub’s ea

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    free download á eBook or Kindle ePUB é Peter Straub Peter Straub é 3 read read & download Koko author Peter Straub Tricksy ReviewWhere to start? An uneasy read this There is real madness to be found here A brooding heady insanity Koko the novel is a disjointed psychological somewhat confusing affair Why then is it such a good read? Well because that is also the best way to describe half the characters in this piece of work There is certainly method to th

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    E–pub Koko author Peter Straub the atmosphere of degradation regret self loathing and impending doom was pervasive and absorbing the author shows a sure hand with characterization and a steady one with narrative the identity of the killer was unsurpris

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    read & download Koko author Peter Straub E–pub Koko author Peter Straub Peter Straub é 3 read This is the epitome of mysterythriller writing penned by a master of literary fiction at the height of his powersFour men bonded by the horrors of war reunite to hunt one of their own when a series of brutal killings a world away leads them back into their shared pasts to face the specter that haunts them allKOKO

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    E–pub Koko author Peter Straub Finally finished it Buddy Read with the awesome The Eclectic Club It was fun ride but it had some bumps along the way

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    Peter Straub é 3 read E–pub Koko author Peter Straub This has got to be one of the best thrillers I've ever read That might sound like a backhanded compliment especially if you happen to know that I don't read a lot of thrillers but I don't mean it to be I'm even tempted to call it the Moby Dick of thrillers; it's long after all tempestuous a little dreamlike it sometimes meanders and it's about four men in the same boat even if not a literal one chasing a dang

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    read & download Koko author Peter Straub E–pub Koko author Peter Straub free download á eBook or Kindle ePUB é Peter Straub As is the case when I finish other Peter Straub novels I closed Koko last night speechless aware that I had been

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    Peter Straub é 3 read free download á eBook or Kindle ePUB é Peter Straub read & download Koko author Peter Straub I'm only reviewing this so that if I ever mistakenly pick this up again in the future I will have a warning in place to steer me to something else insteadI first read this as a stupid teenager and enjoyed it The book starts off great but then meanders into an antiuated jumble of overwrought writing and cringe worthy narrat

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S I realized at some point that I was the cat in this cat and mouse game with Straub continually pull the this cat and mouse game with Straub continually pull the out Seven Days, Seven Dinners from under me But I continued to guess That s half theun of reading so I m than willing to be the cat when the story is a decent one A thanks to my EC buddies This one took us awhile but as always the group read experience makes A Northern Light for a better read the atmosphere of degradation regret self loathing and impending doom was pervasive and absorbing the author shows a sure hand with characterization and a steady one with narrative the identity of the killer was unsurprising but well conceived and either as an extended metaphoror What We Did Wrong in Vietnam or as an ominous tract on the depths that some men can sink in their hunger If You're Missing Baby Jesus: A True Story that Embraces the Spirit of Christmas for self destruction Koko certainly succeeds Finallyinished it Buddy Read with the awesome The Eclectic Club It was un ride but it had some bumps along the way As is the case when I inish other Peter Straub novels I closed Koko last night speechless aware that I had been at least on a tiny level transformed As per usual with Straub this book is an experience light beach reading it is not Straub deals in and with psychology tethering it to literary elements like human psychology his narratives and characters are puzzles that are not so easy to complete It is best or one to take his or her time when reading Straub and To Not Get Overwhelmed not get overwhelmed output is not immediately personable or riendly It reuires work Because this novel is in part about PTSD long stretches eel antastical many times I was not sure if what I was reading was actually happening to the character or not It is in this cloudy mania Straub dwells and thrives Though not uite a horror novel this could be labeled. C to the graveyards and White Water fleshpots of the Far East to the human jungle of New York hunting someonerom the past who has risen rom the darkness to kill and kill and kill. Ple who will stay with you and Koko is the ghost that haunts them all These are some Of The Most Realistic And the most REALISTIC AND CHARACTER I VE EVER and character I ve ever in iction The narrative is rich long detailed satysfying and haunting and will stay with the reader Special Agent for a long time It stayed with mePeter Straub has achieved something extraordinary in Koko when he says that this is his strongest work aavorite he has his reasons A long complex journey to the heart of darkness that is not really about who it s about why A rare gem worth multiple readings If you ve s about why A rare gem worth multiple readings If you ve about reading Koko then Be Like Mike and Just Do It Stephen King Sleep with the Fishes fans may appreciate this book and know about the connection with hisriend Peter Straub These two guys are like bookends in the horror genre At times they even have a similar way of writing But Koko is its own thing It s not like Straub s earlier book Ghost Story saw the movie have yet to read the book To me that was horror Koko has horrific acts psychopathic killer atrocities committed in war But mostly Koko is a mystery a character study and a weird psychedelic trip inside a killer s mindStraub s plotting continuously alternates between the straightforward and the confusing I d like to think this is deliberate and that Straub is toying with the reader Otherwise how could he manage to keep us interested and guessing throughout one 550 page book let alone three Oh and if you didn t know like me Koko is the The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started theLongest War in American History first of three books in the Blue Rose trilogy So just let me say that I liked it If there s a problem it s how the story meandered At times I became a little vexed Who are you Koko Four American veterans of the Vietnam War believe they know who he is and just where toind him Yeah not so easy guy. Nonetheless linked by a shared history and a single shattering secret Now they have been reunited and are about to embark on a uest that will take them rom Washington Koko is a lenghty tome My paperback copy spans 640 Pages And Promises Great Things A Haunting Nightmare Of Four and promises great things a haunting nightmare of A World on Fire four veterans reunited 15 years after the war thrust back into the horrors of the war when they learn about a chain of murders comitted in Southeast Asia the murderer always leaves a playing card with the word Koko scribbled on it The word has eerie connotationsor the Setting Them Straight: You CAN Do Something About Bigotry and Homophobia in Your Life four men they believe that aormer member of their platoon is behind the murdersAfter Floating Dragon and The Talisman Peter Straub wanted to try his strenghts in a different ield He worked our years on Koko and in many interviews names it as his strongest work He ooled those who were expecting a supernatural tale like his two previous novels there is little if any of supernatural in Koko but there s plenty of ghosts The scariest thing is that they are all alive Koko is a long complex novel where the travel is most important not the resolution it s most definitely not an easy thriller or a simple mystery It s a tale of a group of men who travelled to hell and returned with their own personal devils And when their past calls them back they decide to take action and pursue the killer through Signapore and Taipei to Milwaukee and New York City Peter Straub in one of the killer through Signapore and Taipei to Milwaukee and New York City Peter Straub in one of interviews said that Koko was his best writing experience where he entered a The Oxford New Greek Dictionary flow state in which he was with his characters and discovered that he wrote whole pages without thinking about writing them It shows Koko presents a world so complex and real that the readereels like he was living in it It does tend to wander The Cello Suites : J.S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the search for a Baroque masterpiece from time to time but doesn t life Koko isull of real emotions poignancy sadness and ambiguity Pumo Spitalny Beevers Linklater Underhill are all real peo. KOKO Only The New Job Security four men knew what it meant Now they must stop it They are Vietnam vets a doctor a lawyer a working stiff and a writer Very differentrom each other they are. Koko author Peter Straub