Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

A hilarious monologue about fatherhood by a unique comic voiceIn Morning, Noon and Night that master of the confessional, Spalding Gray, tells the event-filled, emotionally charged, and outrageously funny story of one day of his life in October 1997, after the birth of his son Theo. Horrified by the prospect of having another son, considering what he and his two brothers did to their father, and ambivalent about the idea of living in a small, quaint town on eastern Long Island that seems an odd detour for a man destined for California, Gray comes to feel, of course, a profound affinity for his baby boy, born with the looks of a "wet, blue beaver." But this is not merely a father's account of an infant son; it's the story of his new life with his girlfriend Kathie; his regally precocious eleven-year-old stepdaughter, Marissa ("Please don't let me die a virgin!"); and his older son, Forrest, who stymies Gray time and again with his metaphysical inquisitiveness-"Daddy, what's behind the stars?" "How do flies celebrate?"A richly comic work about parenthood, about adults who don't grow up and children who do, "Morning, Noon and Night" stands as Gray's most mature work to date.

Buy Morning, Noon and Night book by Spalding Gray from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780374527211
ISBN-10: 0374527210
Format: Paperback / softback
(219mm x 143mm x 11mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publish Date: 30-Sep-2000
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Morning, Noon and Night book by Spalding Gray and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Spalding Gray

Writer, actor, and performer, Spalding Gray is the author of "It's a Slippery Slope" (Noonday, 1997), "Swimming to Cambodia," and "Monster in a Box," among other works. He has appeared on PBS and HBO, and in numerous films, including Roland Joffe's "The Killing Fields," David Byrne's "True Stories," and, most recently, Steven Soderbergh's "Gray's Anatomy." He lives with his family in Sag Harbor, New York.

Books By Author Spalding Gray

Journals of Spalding Gray by Spalding Gray

The Journals of Spalding Gray

Paperback / softback, October 2012
$26.99
Swimming to Cambodia by Spalding Gray

Swimming to Cambodia

Paperback, November 2005
$22.30
Gray's Anatomy by Spalding Gray

Gray's Anatomy

Paperback, February 1994
$20.66
Sex and Death to the Age of 14 by Spalding Gray

Sex and Death to the Age of 14

Paperback,

Error Occurred While Processing Request The web site you are accessing has experienced an unexpected error.
Please contact the website administrator.


The following information is meant for the website developer for debugging purposes.
Error Occurred While Processing Request
The system has attempted to use an undefined value, which usually indicates a programming error, either in your code or some system code.

Null Pointers are another name for undefined values.

 
Resources:
  • Enable Robust Exception Information to provide greater detail about the source of errors. In the Administrator, click Debugging & Logging > Debug Output Settings, and select the Robust Exception Information option.
  • Check the ColdFusion documentation to verify that you are using the correct syntax.
  • Search the Knowledge Base to find a solution to your problem.

Browser   CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/)
Remote Address   54.224.247.75
Referrer  
Date/Time   26-Apr-17 11:21 AM