Author J. Celan Smith used personal experience as Third Culture Kid in Malaysia to invent a gripping thriller that drives unique plotline for literary crime story.
Portland, OR, March 27, 2012.--Portland/
While some stories have been told about the dilemma of international childhoods, this one follows a unique thread into the confusion, bitterness, and despair that such experience can create. Blaise and Mezzanine take different paths beginning with a chilling accident through the discovery of love and the invention of two intense crimes meant to create restitution for the pain they feel.
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J. Celan Smith is an Australian-American global nomad raised as a missionary kid in Thailand and Malaysia. He is the author of the novel "Virility," an edgy and disturbing story about a young man desperate to make a child against the impossible odds of a rare infertility. His "Poem of Science" is probably the first and only contemporary epic history of the scientific worldview. He has taught language at Emory University and in Spain and Indonesia. J. Celan Smith now splits time living between Asheville, NC and Portland, OR.
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