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Guestbook: Ghost Stories (2019)

af Leanne Shapton

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"Reading [Guestbook] feels akin to walking through an art exhibit, each piece linked in ways that are ineffable but clear. . . yearning, like a ghost, lingers long after the stories are done." --NPR One of our most imaginative writers and artists explores the visitations that haunt us in the midst of life, and reinvents the very way we narrate experience. A tennis prodigy collapses after his wins, crediting them to an invisible, not entirely benevolent presence. A series of ghosts appear at their former bedsides, some distraught, some fascinated, to witness their unfamiliar occupants. A woman returns from a visit to Alcatraz with an uncomfortable feeling. The spirit of a prisoner has attached himself to you, a friend tells her. He sensed the sympathy you had for those men. In more than two dozen stories and vignettes, accompanied by an evocative curiosity cabinet of artifacts and images, Guestbook beckons us through the glimmering, unsettling evidence that marks our paths in life.… (mere)
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Some of these pieces are moving, but too many fall flat, and the overall piece doesn't hold together. Maybe this is because Shapton's ghosts are not mine, but the found-photograph element seems contrived at times.
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  elenaj | Jul 31, 2020 |
What a strange and creepy book! Not what I expected, but definitely creative and affecting. Reading these stories, paired with the images, did bring up the same feelings as hearing a ghost story around a campfire. I did love also that in one story, a character tried to talk about ghosts at a cocktail party and her partner thought that was weird. Relatable! ( )
  nancyjean19 | Jun 3, 2020 |
I am not leaving a star rating because I couldnt finish this book.
I recieved it from a goodreads giveaway and am grateful the publisher sent it to me.
Unfortunately I found this book super confusing.
It did have lovely pictures but I def was completely lost with rest of it.
  authorjanebnight | Apr 24, 2019 |
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"Reading [Guestbook] feels akin to walking through an art exhibit, each piece linked in ways that are ineffable but clear. . . yearning, like a ghost, lingers long after the stories are done." --NPR One of our most imaginative writers and artists explores the visitations that haunt us in the midst of life, and reinvents the very way we narrate experience. A tennis prodigy collapses after his wins, crediting them to an invisible, not entirely benevolent presence. A series of ghosts appear at their former bedsides, some distraught, some fascinated, to witness their unfamiliar occupants. A woman returns from a visit to Alcatraz with an uncomfortable feeling. The spirit of a prisoner has attached himself to you, a friend tells her. He sensed the sympathy you had for those men. In more than two dozen stories and vignettes, accompanied by an evocative curiosity cabinet of artifacts and images, Guestbook beckons us through the glimmering, unsettling evidence that marks our paths in life.

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