This novel is a surreal allegory which puts forward a vision of a possible American future. It is set in a post-apocalypse society where the inhabitants of Twicetown await the second-comings of the gods Jesus, Quetzalcoatl and Bob Marley. Johnson has also written "Angels".
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"Wildly ambitious. . . Its strange, hallucinatory vision of America and modern history is never less than compelling" ( New York Times)
"A leap of the imagination. . . stunningly delivered" ( Los Angeles Times Book Review)
"Haunting. . .an eerie and powerful visionary novel" ( Boston Globe)
'A marvellous book, beautifully written and constantly entertaining-. He is a wonderful storyteller' Washington Post
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