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The night listener.

Armistead Maupin

The night listener.

by Armistead Maupin

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Published by Howes in Rothley .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination394p.
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21568002M
ISBN 101841975036
OCLC/WorldCa70128237

Chapter One Jewelling the Elephant. I know how it sounds when I call him my son. There's something a little precious about it, a little too wishful to be taken seriously. The Night Listener Armistead Maupin, Author HarperCollins Publishers $26 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE. ADVERTISEMENT. MORE FROM PUBLISHERS.

Maupin's other novels include Maybe the Moon and The Night Listener. Maupin was the recipient of the Lambda Literary Foundation's Pioneer Award. He lives in San Francisco with his husband, the photographer Christopher Turner. Night Listener by Armistead Maupin Gabriel Noone is a writer whose late night radio stories have brought him into the homes of millions. Noone is in the midst of a painful separation from his lover of ten years when a publisher sends him proofs of a remarkable book: the memoir of a sickly thirteen-year-old boy who suffered horrific sexual abuse at the hands of his Edition: New Edition,

The narrator of The Night Listener is Gabriel Noone, a late-night radio storyteller who has risen to national fame in San Francisco. Having just seperated from his lover of ten years, Noone is adrift in pain and confusion when he recieves unexpected comfort from a thirteen-year-old boy in Wisconsin/5(29). The night listener. [Armistead Maupin] -- As Noone's friendship grows with a dying boy, he feels he can unlock his innermost feelings. But troubling questions arise, and he is forced to confront all his relationships - familial, romantic and Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.


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The novel The Night Listener is Maupin’s fictional take on his interaction with Anthony Godby Johnson, a “young boy” who was presented as having been brutally abused as a child/5. Maupin's other novels include Maybe the Moon and The Night Listener.

Maupin was the recipient of the Lambda Literary Foundation's Pioneer Award. He lives in San Francisco with his husband, the photographer Christopher s: From the start of "The Night Listener", Armistead Maupin warns us he's going to be taking more than a few liberties with reality, a bit of "jewelling the elephant" as he, and his protagonist Gabriel Noone, like to 4/4().

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In his latest novel, The Night Listener, Gabriel Noone, the narrator, is a writer of short stories for a late-night radio show. As he explains early on, "my characters were a motley but loveable Author: Robert Potts. The Night Listener.

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For THE NIGHT LISTENER is a novel not unlike a three-ring circus with perhaps too much going at one time for the reader to ever truly rest his eyes on one story line. The ringleader of the book is our protagonist, Gabriel Noone, successful, public radio-syndicated storyteller and host of "Noone at Night.".

Welcome to the complex, vertiginous world of The Night Listener. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY OCT 2, HAfter an eight-year wait, Maupin rewards his fans and accomplishes the unthinkable: surpassing the excellence of his Tales of the City series.

Filled with twists and turns that rival The Sixth Sense and The Crying Game, Maupin's new novel is a /5(28). At the heart of The Night Listener is another memoir. This second 'true story' is the work of a year-old boy, Pete Lomax.

It appears here in manuscript form, sent to Gabriel Noone by a. THE NIGHT LISTENER - A nice, quiet, little story which deftly creates tension and continues to build upon it, until snap. SEASON PASS - The tale of Carl and Ethel Younger who have been coming to the Magicland amusement park forever, even when it was still known as Rocky Grove Park/5.

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Discussion Questions The Night Listener. by Armistead Maupin. 1. Directed by Patrick Stettner. With Robin Williams, Toni Collette, Rory Culkin, Joe Morton. In the midst of his crumbling relationship, a radio show host begins speaking to his biggest fan, a young boy, via the telephone.

But when questions about the boy's identity come up, the host's life is /10(K). A feeling that no book has replicated for me, until the Harry Potter Maupin returns with "The Night Listener", a book that seems closer to his own life story than anything he has previously it his narrator, Gabriel Noone is a novelist struggling with writers block, and a breakup of his long term relationship with Jess Cited by: 1.