Never stop reading. (Content originally posted at Blogger.)
What would you do if the Devil showed up in your apartment and tried to make a deal with you? If you're a sad-sack, failing writer and sandwich maker like Billy Ridgeway, you tell the Devil you want to sleep on it for a couple nights—at least until after your first publisher-sponsored reading. This may not sound like an auspicious beginning for Jeremy Bushnell's quirky novel, The Weirdness. In Bushnell's hands, Billy's off-kilter life becomes a hilarious tale of a man who is such an underdog that even the other underdogs underestimate him taking on occult forces in New York.
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