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Friday, December 13, 2013

Midwest Review Calls Novel "Minor Literary Masterpiece"

Stormy Weather
By Dermot Davis
Expression Unleashed Publishing

132 pp.

A Midwest Book Review Review

Synopsis: Robert Munro, a therapist specializing in dream interpretation, awoke one morning to find himself in a dream from which he could not awaken. Experiencing first hand the limitations of his own training and theories, he must solve the puzzle of his own dream in order to break free from its bondage. In the process, he'll better understand himself, other people, and the nature of consciousness itself.

Critique: With "Stormy Weather", novelist Dermot Davis has deftly crafted a minor literary masterpiece. Fully engaging from beginning to end, this fictional portrayal of the role of dreams with respect to human behavior is as entertaining as it is thoughtful and thought-provoking. Very highly recommended for personal reading lists and community library contemporary fiction collections, it should also be noted that "Stormy Weather" is also available in a Kindle edition ($3.99).

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