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Rummies

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Benchley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.E537 R86 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination257 p. ;
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2186002M
ISBN 100394576675
LC Control Number89003997

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Rummies book. Read 19 reviews from the world's Rummies book community for readers. This major novel, written with sophistication and wonderful wit, has some o /5. Rummies is second only to The Girl of the Sea of Cortez as Peter Benhcley's best story.

A New York executive has an intervention pulled on him and is whisked away to a rehab facility in Arizona. What goes on there is both funny and infuriating. Benchley seems to understand the alcoholic's twisted logic well and his main character's awakening to /5(7).

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Rummies book What goes on there is both funny and infuriating/5(6). Rummies. With the storytelling skill he brought to Jaws, He may need two double vodkas to face his day as a distinguished New York book editor, but his drinking is not a problem.

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Lightweight, sprightly story of a New York book editor dragooned into drying out at a celebrated drug and alcohol rehab in New Mexico; by the author of Jaws, The Deep, etc. This may be Benchley's best-written, tightest novel, with few banalities of style.

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Condition: Near very good, spine creases. This copy of Rummies, by Peter Benchley, is a mass market paperback, published by Crest [#,1st thus.

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RUMMIES is a cautionary tale about a well-respected New York editor, Scott Preston, who is called to task by his boss and his family about his alcohol. Peter Benchley began his career as a novelist in with the publication of Jaws, which was made into a hugely successful other books include The Deep, The Island, The Girl of the Sea of Cortez, “Q” Clearance, Rummies, Beast, White Shark, and Shark was also a speechwriter for President Lyndon Johnson and a journalist for such /5().

After graduating from Harvard, Peter Benchley worked as a reporter for The Washington Post, then as an editor at Newsweek and a speechwriter in the White House. His novel Jaws was published infollowed by The Deep (), The Island (), The Girl of the Sea of Cortez (), Q Clearance (), Rummies () and Beast ().

He has written screenplays /5(9). About Jaws. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The classic suspense novel of shark versus man, which was made into the blockbuster Steven Spielberg Jaws phenomenon changed popular culture and continues to inspire a growing interest in sharks and the oceans today.

When Peter Benchley wrote Jaws in the early s, he meticulously researched all. This book is simple yet rich in language, illustrations, and content. I think I could spend a month building on ideas straight from this book including concepts such as night, olive trees, musical instruments, loud, soft, quiet, color, and color mixing Expanding on the Story.

Peter Benchley was an American author of mystery and thriller novels best known as the author of Jaws and co-wrote the novel subsequent film adaptation alongside Carl Gottlieb. Several of the author’s novels were adapted into movies include, The Island, The Deep, White Shark, and Beast.

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