Hey Nostradamus! A Novel (Coupland, Douglas) by Douglas Coupland

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Published by Bloomsbury USA .

Written in English

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  • Fiction - General,
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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8786369M
ISBN 101582343586
ISBN 109781582343587

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Hey, Nostradamus. I liked the book, but some parts were a little bit weird. I really liked the genre of this book, that's why I chose this book. But I had no idea where the book was going about. The fact that the story in this book can be true convicted me. When I understand the story I liked it, so the book has surprised me/5.

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/5(72). Hey Nostradamus. is not only Coupland’s best novel, but also one of the best of the year.” —Hamilton Spectator “In Hey Nostradamus!, Coupland takes an insightful look at religion, loss and forgiveness and how everyone is always looking for, as he puts it, the “equation that makes it all equate.” —Calgary Herald/5(72).

The first part of Hey Nostradamus. By Douglas Coupland is told from Cheryl’s point. Her whole chapter takes place in one day. Cheryl is a seventeen year old girl who is married to Jason, and she is a member of Youth Alive!, which is a club of religious students.

She is secretly married and pregnant. Cheryl is in a religious group called. Hey Nostradamus. by Douglas Coupland pp, Flamingo, £ It is alarming that an account of a high-school massacre is at the centre of Douglas Coupland's latest : Alfred Hickling.

Hey Nostradamus. has changed all of that. Hey. is a critical look into modern fanatacism and the consequences of being a teenager in a world filled with guns, God, and video novel is divided into four parts each narrated by a different character.

The connections between the characters are at first, not obvious.5/5(5). The Columbine massacre was one impetus for Hey Nostradamus!, as it and other events, such as the École Polytechnique shootings and the attacks of 9/11, prompted Coupland to look at how we collectively deal with horror, grief and faith.

Even the epigraph for the book, a passage from 1 Corinthians, is taken from a headstone of one of the /5(23). Hey Nostradamus. is one of Douglas Coupland’s minor-key efforts.

It doesn’t have the operatic heft of All Families Are Psychotic or the poppin’ fresh teen spirit of such earlier works as anything, Coupland is again offering us a work of historical seismology – the novel resembles Girlfriend in a Coma in its determination to chart the aftershocks of long-ago.

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Certainly there is no attempt at psychological insight into the killers' motives, and the most developed relationships--those between Jason and Cheryl, and Jason and Reg--seem to have little to do with each other/5(30). Great book, perfectly read. Douglas Coupland?s Hey Nostradamus. was on my reading list before I discovered The book is worth reading in any format.

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Bestsellers and latest releases. try any audiobook Free. Heather is a 40 year old woman, who works as a court stenographer. She meets Jason at a line up in Toys “R” Us, and she befriends him through an odd conversation where they created false characters in a fantasy world.

She becomes Jason’s partner and lives with him, sharing many of the same views as Jason, such as the indifference towards. Hey Nostradamus. Our book group choice for May is Hey Nostradamus. by Douglas Coupland.

Pregnant and secretly married, Cheryl Anway scribbles what becomes her last will and testament on a school binder shortly before a rampaging trio of misfit classmates gun her down in a high school cafeteria.

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Contents Title Page Epigraph Cheryl Jason Heather Reg A Note on the Author Also by Douglas Coupland Praise for Hey Nostradamus!4/5(32).

"Hey Nostradamus " is an unforgettable portrait of people wrestling with spirituality and with sorrow and its acceptance. About the Author Douglas Coupland is the author of the novels Generation X, Miss Wyoming, and most recently All Families Are Psychotic, among others, as well as the nonfiction works Life After God and Polaroids from the Dead.

In Hey Nostradamus. Coupland tells the story of a Columbine like event that take places in an East Vancouver High School and the impact it had on those involved. Told from the point of view of four different characters, Cheryl who was the last of the students killed, Jason her boyfriend, Heather who met Jason over ten years later, and Jason's 75%(36).

HEY NOSTRADAMUS. Douglas Coupland, Author. Bloomsbury $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author The book begins with a Columbine-like shooting at a Vancouver high.

This book touches upon many different aspects of life, ranging from tragedy, false accusations, religious fanatics and hypocrites.

I especially enjoyed the multiple character approach to telling the story, it makes the book well-rounded. Hey Nostradamus. is a /5(44). Douglas Coupland returns to form big-time with this sensitive and soulful book, Hey Nostradamus!.

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pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in January 1stand was written by Douglas Coupland. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

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is Douglas Coupland's most soulful, piercing and searching novel yet. Pregnant and secretly. 10 paperback copies of: Hey Nostradamus. + 1 book (City of glass: Douglas Coupland's Vancouver) + 1 duotang binder, contained in 1 black canvas bag.

Description: pages: Responsibility: Douglas Coupland. This book touches upon many different aspects of life, ranging from tragedy, false accusations, religious fanatics and hypocrites.

I especially enjoyed the multiple character approach to telling the story, it makes the book well-rounded. Hey Nostradamus. is a /5(61). In Hey Nostradamus!, Coupland gives you a story that requires readers to think about things beyond the events currently unfolding on the pages in front of them.

The story focuses on a fictional act of gun violence. The massacre in the book is not based on real events (so far as I. Hey Nostradamus. Jason: Part two In the second part of this section Jason shows more into detail about his current life and what happened the days that followed the : Raquel Chico.

Hey Nostradamus!: a novel by Douglas Coupland; 10 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Teenage pregnancy, High school students, Teenagers, Crimes against, Murder victims' families, Fiction, Loss (Psychology), School shootings, Teenage marriage.

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Thanks. Complete your review.4/5. Hey Nostradamus. () About book: It’s On a morning unlike any other at a suburban high school in Vancouver, 3 teens attempt to achieve the highest kill. Jenna Lamia is an actress and award-winning audiobook has won the prestigious Audie Award, as well as more than a dozen AudioFile Earphones Awards.

Her narration of The Book of Polly was named a Outstanding Audiobook Narration by RUSA. She narrated Mary E. Pearson’s The Adoration of Jenna Fox, which won a YALSA Amazing /5. This book touches upon many different aspects of life, ranging from tragedy, false accusations, religious fanatics and hypocrites.

I especially enjoyed the multiple character approach to telling the story, it makes the book well-rounded. Hey Nostradamus. is a powerful and encompassing book/5(61).

-- Excerpt from Hey Nostradamus. Author Biography: Douglas Coupland was born on a Canadian Armed Forces base in Baden-Söllingen, Germany, on Decem He is the author of the novels Miss Wyoming, Generation X, Microserfs, and Girlfriend in a /5(24). Book Review Episode #6 Hey Nostradamus - by Douglas Copeland Hey Nostradamus!.

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Coupland staked his. Hey Nostradamus! by Douglas Coupland (Flamingo, £) Before I died, I was doodling in my book, like you do, God is Nowhere, God is Now Here. People made a lot of that after I died, but it Author: Guardian Staff. This book touches upon many different aspects of life, ranging from tragedy, false accusations, religious fanatics and hypocrites.

I especially enjoyed the multiple character approach to telling the story, it makes the book well-rounded. Hey Nostradamus! is a powerful and encompassing book/5(45).Hey Nostradamus! Book Summary and Study Guide. Douglas Coupland Booklist Douglas Coupland Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Hey Nostradamus!

The main character, Jason, is a survivor of a high school shooting who has to deal with the fallout of the tragedy and its effects on his personal relationships.

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