The Poet in Exile
By (author) Ray Manzarek
Normal Price: $26.82
Your Price: $24.14 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.68! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.21 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Poet in Exile by Ray Manzarek
Book DescriptionIs the lead singer of America's most notorious rock and roll band really buried in Paris? Years after the Poet's apparent death, his longtime musical collaborator and friend Roy receives the first of several mysterious postcards bearing cryptic verse, signed only "J. " Trusting his instinct that this is not a hoax, Roy traces the cards to their apparent sourcea remote island in the Indian Ocean. There, to his amazement, he is re-united with the man once known as "the snake man," and hears the remarkable story of his faked deathand the rebirth it made possible. A happily married man, the father of two children, he has discovered the secret to life and is finally free of the demons that had driven him headlong through the American night. Now an enticing question arises: Would destiny smile upon the re-launch of one of the most influential rock and roll bands in history? "...a narrative that ends with a moment of authentic surprise and heart-tugging poignancy. "Los Angeles Times
Buy Poet in Exile book by Ray Manzarek from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781560254478
(229mm x 153mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Thunder's Mouth Press
Publisher: Thunder's Mouth Press
Publish Date: 3-Oct-2002
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Ray Manzarek
Canyon of Dreams, Paperback (March 2012)
Laurel Canyon is a zip code with its own play list: to name just a few, Sonny & Cher, The Doors, Monkees, and the Eagles all cultivated their immortal sounds in this LA-based musical fraternity. Written by a long-time Canyon resident, this title presents an illustrated insider's look at 80 years of music and culture in Laurel Canyon.
Light My Fire, Paperback (May 1999)» View all books by Ray Manzarek
Ray Manzarek co-founded "The Doors" with Jim Morrison in 1965. Their original mix of jazz, classical, Californian surf, Flamenco guitar and Chicago blues made a great impact on the music of the day. Manzarek's story illuminates the dark myths and lays to rest the rumours about the band.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Poet in Exile book by Ray Manzarek and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.