The Paratrooper of Mechanic Avenue
Publish date: 1960
Publisher: Riverside Press, Cambridge, Ma.
Pages no: 246
Edition language: English
I try to imagine Lester Goran a few years before this novel was published. This must have been 1956 or 1957. He's a struggling writer. He's reading the great works of fiction, pulling them apart and putting them back together again to see how they tick. He's in his mid-20s and he's desperately tryin...