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Laughs Abound

Eleven year old Jeff Greenaway is in love and on the loose in Manhattan circa 1962.
This book will crack you up.
For adults.

Sheer antic delight” — Remsen Pilchard


Manhattan Gothic Print | Kindle | Kobo (Digital) | Barnes & Noble (Digital) Readers: if you would like a print edition of the book we ask you to patronize the CreateSpace store because they give us a better royalty than the Big Boys, Amazon, et al, and we writers need to make a living.

JHK’s novella about a boy in New York in the 1960s. Paperback – $8.00 E-book – $2.99 Click to Buy

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JHK’s lost classic now reprinted as an e-book
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Archive | December, 2011

KunstlerCast #187: The GOP Nominee?

U.S. Election 2012

Released: Dec. 30, 2011

JHK shares his thoughts on the GOP candidates for the 2012 U.S. election.


The Very Hungry City, by Austin Troy (Yale University Press).

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A Christmas Carol 2011

     Slouched in woe beside the Christmas tree, a lot of Americans missed the point of 2011: Santa Claus had already emptied his goodie sack before the night of wonders and miracles arrived and was back at the North

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KunstlerCast #186: John Michael Greer

Apocalypse Not, Green Wizardry and Techno-Narcissism

Released: Dec. 22, 2011

Apocalypse Not, by John Michael Greer

Apocalypse Not, by John Michael Greer

John Michael Greer, author of The Long Descent, The Wealth of Nature and, most recently, Apocalypse Not, joins JHK and Duncan by …

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The Fourth Wall

     This week, with a nod to the onrushing holiday, and various freight trains of dread barreling down the track at us, I want to take a break from the usual concerns and talk about something else: why Hollywood

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KunstlerCast #185: Duncan on Relocalize Vermont

A Chat With the KunstlerCast Host

Released: Dec. 15, 2011

In this episode, Duncan appears solo on a radio program called Relocalizing Vermont  to talk about The KunstlerCast book and podcast and the influence that James Howard Kunstler has had …

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The Cookie Crumbles

     A lot can happen in two weeks, which is what remains before the glorious orgy of gifts, sugar plums, and roast goose. Imagine what a global bank run would do for that ole holiday spirit – not to
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KunstlerCast #184: Fake Warrior Culture

JHK Talks About Professional Sports

Released: Dec. 8, 2011

James Howard Kunstler fields three listener questions that all have to do with sports and warrior culture.

Note: This episode contains cursewords.


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December 2011

Presenting the M2 building, Tokyo, architect Kengo Kuma, dating from wa-a-a-y back in 1991, a Post-Modernist (PoMo) classic (no pun intended).

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Suspended Civilization

     Question du jour: why is Jon Corzine still at large? In what fabulous Manhattan restaurants has he been enjoying plates of cockscombs and lobster with sauce hydromel and cinghiale ai frutti di bosco, while less well-connected citizens of

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KunstlerCast #183: In World Made By Hand Country

JHK Gives us a Tour of His New Village

Released: Dec. 1, 2011

Jim’s finally found himself a new house, and it’s right on the edge of the place that inspired the fictional town of Union Grove in his World

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