Practical Demonkeeping (Pine Cove Series) [Christopher Moore] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In Christopher Moore’s ingenious debut. First-novelist Moore throws in more plot twists than the Pacific Coast highway has curves. He obviously knows and is amused by the flawed but. Reading Guide for Practical Demonkeeping. Practical Demonkeeping. Introduction. Discover Chris Moore’s ingenious debut novel, in which we meet one of the.

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Monday, Chapter 27, Augustus and Chapter 28, Effrom. And none of them is quite prepared when all hell breaks loose ….

In the small California coastal town of Pine Cove, Travis hopes to find the secret to getting rid of Catch. Jul 18, Lyn rated it liked it.

Yet Christopher Moore’s strange brain is like no other and even here he reveals an unique sense of wit. My first Moore book, his first also. Behind the fake Tudor facade of Pine Cove, California, Catch see In Christopher Moore’s ingenious debut novel, we meet one of the most memorably mismatched pairs in the annals of literature.


To ask other readers questions about Practical Demonkeepingplease sign up. It would be safe to think of most of Moore’s books as R rated cartoons demmonkeeping text form, sometimes slipping into the NC catagory or higher!

The plot also required ddemonkeeping chapter of long exposition to fill in backstory.

Practical Demonkeeping (Pine Cove, #1) by Christopher Moore

Later, his romantic entanglements become more emotionally resonant. His first novelit deals with a demon from Hell and his master.

Martin’s Press Publication date. Might it be because I’ve already heard all of the punchlines and I need more snark? I don’t really know what else to say, but just give his writing a go if you like funny and magic books.

In all it is a very human experience told through a very supernatural tale. Open Preview See a Problem? Write a customer review.

Practical Demonkeeping: A Comedy of Horrors Summary & Study Guide

Trivia About Practical Demonke Thousands of books are eligible, including current and former best sellers. The theme of the novel is the Divine Plan. He obviously knows and is amused by the flawed but feisty denizens with which he inhabits Pine Grove, south of the Big Sur wilderness area.

This Book is Full of Spiders. A young man, Travis, conjurs a demon on accident while cleaning the accolyte candles at a Catholic church.


Both wouldn’t mind getting rid of the other, but they are bound together by a magic link that neither can sever called the Seal of Solomon. This study guide contains the following sections: Moore has christooher easy to read, yet very witty and sarcastic writing style.

The winos, neo-pagans, and deadbeat Lotharios of Pine Cove, meanwhile, have other ideas. William Morrow Paperbacks May 25, Language: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Since then, Travis has been trying to send Catch back to hell. Share your thoughts with other customers. Un libro algo loco, oscuro, chriztopher mucho humor negro y tintes de terror. They weren’t bad, they just didn’t hold my interest, nor have I had a desire to return to them.

Practical Demonkeeping

It was just so flippin’ funny I couldn’t put it down! In this series Book 2. Seventy years ago, Travis O’Hearn accidentally called the demon Catch by reading an incantation he found hidden in a silver candlestick at his seminary.

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