|Rivers and Prayers by Forrest Greenwood (367
page perfect bound) ISBN 1-884778-80-1 $12.95 + $3.00 P&H Send Check
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Rivers and Prayers is a murder mystery and a must read for anyone who loves New England. Written by an expatriate living in Saudi Arabia, the novel offers a unique perspective of American life. This is a novel for men - and for women who would understand men. For more about this book, see below.
About the Book
“Women and children first is a noble gesture if your on the Titanic
and it is going down, but it is no way to run a county.” --Morris Woodman
“It’s the economy, stupid! Not exactly.” --Morris Woodman
The Emperor has new clothes. The spin of our national discourse, both in mode and content, has become increasingly feminine in its sensibilities. It is no mystery that the world is now shaped by polls and talk shows, by opinions rather than by beliefs. And it is no mystery that by in large men are disinterested in this world.
“As a man I have learned the following. Look at love and it disappears. Close your eyes, and love swallows you whole.” --Morris Woodman
It is true that men express themselves with difficulty.
But if they could speak, it would be in a dark and dangerous book such
Mr. Greenwood was born and raised in southern New Hampshire. He
holds degrees in English from UNH and Rivier College. Since 1993
he has lived and worked in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. For the past
two years he has worked as an English Instructor at Jeddah Teachers College.