Pop Art [NOOK Book]

Overview

Imogene is young and beautiful. She kisses like a movie star and knows everything about every film ever made. She's also dead and waiting in the Rosebud Theater for Alec Sheldon one afternoon in 1945. . . .

Arthur Roth is a lonely kid with big ideas and a gift for attracting abuse. It isn't easy to make friends when you're the only inflatable boy in town. . . .

Francis is unhappy. Francis was human once, but ...

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Pop Art

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Overview

Imogene is young and beautiful. She kisses like a movie star and knows everything about every film ever made. She's also dead and waiting in the Rosebud Theater for Alec Sheldon one afternoon in 1945. . . .

Arthur Roth is a lonely kid with big ideas and a gift for attracting abuse. It isn't easy to make friends when you're the only inflatable boy in town. . . .

Francis is unhappy. Francis was human once, but that was then. Now he's an eight-foot-tall locust and everyone in Calliphora will tremble when they hear him sing. . . .

John Finney is locked in a basement that's stained with the blood of half a dozen other murdered children. In the cellar with him is an antique telephone, long since disconnected, but which rings at night with calls from the dead. . . .

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780061845048
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 2/3/2009
  • Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 100
  • Sales rank: 144,954
  • File size: 365 KB

Meet the Author

Joe Hill

Joe Hill is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Horns, Heart-Shaped Box, and NOS4A2. He is also the Eisner Award-winning writer of a six-volume comic book series, Locke & Key.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2012

    Read Immediately

    If you have not done yourself the pleasure of reading Hills' collection of short stories, 20th Century Ghosts, you should. If you do not usually read short stories never fear, these works are as satisfying as a novel, which is a huge compliment to the authors' skills. The stories are hugely varied, but one story still stands out- Pop Art. I am not going to give anything away about this stunning story. Let me just say that for a long while I carried this story with me and made at least 10 friends read it. A gift. Read this story right now. Then buy the whole book and read it again.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 12, 2012

    This is a wonderfully creative story about a boy and his best fr

    This is a wonderfully creative story about a boy and his best friend, who happens to be inflatable. No matter how many times I reread this story, it still amazes me. Joe Hill writes with truth, humor and heart. I have read this story to many people, just to share it with them.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 3, 2014

    Recommend

    Goldylox

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 18, 2013

    Amazing

    One of the best stories I have ever read. Kind, sweet, and heartwrenching.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 29, 2012

    Stupid

    Silly story

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    Posted May 10, 2012

    Next result

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    Posted May 10, 2012

    Lexi

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