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John Darnielle

Wolf in White Van

Published by Farrar, Straus And Giroux

Oct 08, 2014 Books Issue #51 - September/October 2014 - alt-J

John Darnielle is the songwriter/guitarist/vocalist for the band The Mountain Goats. Wolf in White Van is his first novel. The book traces protagonist Sean as he copes with life after a self-inflicted "accident" has rendered him with a deformed face.  More