The Whiskey Doctor and other stories about the new Great Depression [NOOK Book]

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The Whiskey Doctor and other stories about the new Great Depression

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Overview

This collection of short stories by Bryan Young (Lost at the Con, Man Against the Future) looks at three different perspectives of people trying to make it in today's economy.

The stories contained are:

The Way It Is
The Whiskey Doctor
By the Bootstraps

Praise for Bryan Young's writing:

"Young's style is terse and crisp. He writes in a way that compels you to keep flipping pages as you delve deeper and deeper" --Huffington Post

"Young’s writing is direct and keeps a quick pace....funny, smart and thought provoking..." --[insertgeekhere]

"The highest praise one can give is to say that it inspired me..." --Austin Post
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013134614
  • Publisher: ShineBox Digital Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/14/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,117,931
  • File size: 302 KB

Meet the Author

Bryan Young works across many different mediums. As a film producer, his last two films (“This Divided State” and “Killer at Large”) were released by The Disinformation Company and were called “filmmaking gold” by The New York Times. He’s also published comic books with Slave Labor Graphics and Image Comics. He’s a contributor for the Huffington Post and the founder and editor in chief of the geek news and review site Big Shiny Robot!

He is the author of Lost at the Con and Man Against the Future.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 7, 2013

    Last story worth the price

    First story: too much telling not enough showing. Second story was okay. Third story i damn nearly wept. Bryan young for president. Seriously.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 15, 2011

    A stark reminder

    Sure, some will just dismiss it as liberal crap, but it's something people need to be reminded of. They don't seem to understand how bad things are for people working today (or trying to work).

    These three short stories capture the mood of the time a lot of people seem all too eager to ignore.

    A Must Read.

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