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❮PDF / Epub❯ ✈ Moondogs ⚣ Author Alexander Yates – Bchipdigital.co.uk A singularly effervescent novel pivoting around the disappearance of an American businessman in the Philippines and the long suffering son jilted lover slick police commissioner misguided villain and A singularly effervescent novel pivoting around the disappearance of an American businessman in the Philippines and the long suffering son jilted lover slick police commissioner misguided villain and supernatural saviors who all want a piece of him Mourning the recent loss of his mother twentysome­thing Benicio—aka Benny—travels to Manila to reconnect with his estranged father Howard But when he arrives his father is nowhere to be found—leaving an irri­tated son to conclude that Howard has let him down for the umpteenth time Howeve.

R his father has actually been kid­napped by a meth addled cabdriver with grand plans to sell him to local terrorists as bait in the country’s never ending power struggle between insurgents separatists and “demo­cratic” muscle Benicio’s search for Howard reveals about his father’s womanizing ways and suspicious business deals reopening the old hurts that he’d hoped to mend Interspersed with the son’s inuiry and the father’s calamitous life in captivity are the high octane interconnecting narratives of Reynato Ocampo the l.

moondogs kindle Moondogs MOBIR his father has actually been kid­napped by a meth addled cabdriver with grand plans to sell him to local terrorists as bait in the country’s never ending power struggle between insurgents separatists and “demo­cratic” muscle Benicio’s search for Howard reveals about his father’s womanizing ways and suspicious business deals reopening the old hurts that he’d hoped to mend Interspersed with the son’s inuiry and the father’s calamitous life in captivity are the high octane interconnecting narratives of Reynato Ocampo the l.

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Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk Alexander Yates grew up in Haiti Mexico and Bolivia He graduated high school in the Philippines where he later returned to work as a contractor in the US Embassy He holds an MFA from Syracuse University where he edited the literary journal Salt Hill and won Joyce Carol Oates awards in fiction and poetry His fiction and reviews have appeared in Salon American Fiction Fivechapterscom and th

10 thoughts on “Moondogs

  1. Lea Lea says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBI35 starsOkay I finished this a couple of weeks ago at the time I finished it I gave it 35 stars but now I'm not so sure I'm thinking the writing probably pushes it closer to 4 stars Moondogs follows several characters whose lives intertwineThere is Benicio who has traveled to the Philippines to reconnect with his estranged father; Howard shady businessman and Benicio's dad; Reynato Ocampo a local policeman whose life has been immortalized in film; Ocampo's special ops unit named Ka Pow; Moniue an American diplomat trying to find he


  2. Scott Rhee Scott Rhee says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIAccording to the author moondogs are the halo like coronae that appear around the moon on particularly clear night skies What this has to do with the singularly weird but entertaining novel Moondogs by Alexander Yates is still rather unclear to me but it d


  3. Brad Brad says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIHaving gone to the Philippines for a month a couple of years ago I have a fondness for pretty much anything Filipino I was intrigued to discover this novel set in the Philippines as not many novels published in the US are set there Overall I really enjoyed this book The author does a fine job putting you right in the Philippines without going overboard Somehow Yates takes blends family drama a police procedural involving a kidnapping and characters wi


  4. Jennifer Jennifer says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIThis book was bizarre and felt all over the place There were three different storylines going on two of which barely connected to the main one but connected to each other for how much room they were given in the book I think Moniue was an unnecessary character The story didn't gain anything from her chapters and perspective I would have been okay with the other two storylines intertwining and admittedly after a certain point I skimmed her chapters only looking for anything important The bit of magic in the book was interesting I enjo


  5. Teresa Lukey Teresa Lukey says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIWOW Where should I start with this uniue and fantastical tale? There is something for just about everybody in this book Mystery politics mysticism romance family saga satire you name itThis book is completely different from anything I have ever read before and I could not wait to get back to it In fact my 10 year old found me on the couch late one night barely able to keep my eye lids open and told me I really needed to go to bed but I just wanted The mai


  6. Gaby Gaby says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIMoondogs by debut novelist Alexander Yates set in present day Philippines combines magic action and satire Yates draws on his own knowledge of the Philippines where he graduated from high school and later returned to work for the political section of the US Embassy His familiarity with and knowledge of the place and its people comes across While the persons places and events are fictionalized his Filipino and expat characters are familiar enough that Yates could have written about people we know The lead character is Benicio Bridgewater the son of a Columbian mother and American father His parents had divorced years ago and Benicio has had a strained relationship with his father for years but following Benicio’s mother’s funeral he’s decided to visit his father in the Philippines to repair the relationship When his father stands him up in the airport Benicio is left angry and hurt It turns out that his father Howard had been kidnapped by


  7. Felice Felice says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIMoondogs is a terrific novel It's the kind of book that brings desperate elements together in an unusual location for me in a sur


  8. Melisa Melisa says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIFound the book difficult to get through Even though later in the book the story got life It's a book that illustrates life the good the bad and the ugly


  9. Brian Brian says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIA brilliant read from a uniue voice Moondogs is a roller coaster of human failings magical realism crime and punishment and family playing out against the backdrop of an election in the Philippines It's like Eat Pray Love taking place in the most unfortunate timeline I think I never read Eat Pray Love This cinematic tale is filled with a host of characters that purposefully leave something to be desired but keep you invested anyway Perfect read for your next flight to a country you never plan to return to


  10. Cheryl Gatling Cheryl Gatling says:

    Epub Moondogs PDF/EPUB Ö ✓ bchipdigital.co.uk moondogs kindle, Moondogs MOBIRecently some of my friends and I amused ourselves with the uestion On the scale of 1 to 10 how weird would you say you are? Moondogs is s novel that starts out reading like a normal story Maybe I'd give it at most a 2 on the weirdness scale one for being set in the exotic locale of the Philippines and another one for having a rooster introduced on page one as a character and a villain But Benicio who travels to the Philippines to re connect with his estranged father and his girlfriend Alice seem like normal people Moniue an American diplomat in the Philippines and her trailing family seem like normal people Dysfunctional but normal Then on page 49 Effrem Khalid


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