Don't Stop the Carnival

Don't Stop the Carnival

A Novel

Book - 1992
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It's every parrothead's dream: to leave behind the rat race of the workaday world and start life all over again amidst the cool breezes, sun-drenched colors, and rum-laced drinks of a tropical paradise.

It's the story of Norman Paperman, a New York City press agent who, facing the onset of middle age, runs away to a Caribbean island to reinvent himself as a hotel keeper. (Hilarity and disaster -- of a sort peculiar to the tropics -- ensue.)

It's the novel in which the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of such acclaimed and bestselling novels as The Caine Mutiny and War and Remembrance draws on his own experience (Wouk and his family lived for seven years on an island in the sun) to tell a story at once brilliantly comic and deeply moving.
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Co., [1992]
ISBN: 9780316955126
0316955124
Branch Call Number: FICTION Wou
Description: 395 pages : map ; 21 cm
Alternative Title: Do not stop the carnival

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