Books by John Okas

THE FREEWAYFARERS' BOOK OF THE DEAD by John Okas
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 1, 1995

"Yet for all the outrageous satire, the characters are entertaining in their spiritual quests and all their worldly—and otherworldly—pursuits."
The playful, high-spirited second novel in Okas's Art in Heaven series (Routes, 1994) continues the mythological history of the Black family, this time tracing Sarah Black and her illegitimate offspring, Gloria—embodiments of the avant-garde zeitgeist of their day—from coast to coast in the 1930's and 40's. Read full book review >
ROUTES by John Okas
Released: April 1, 1994

"Okas promises a sequel."
In an offbeat first novel, Okas sets out on a playful allegorical romp through American history—and the history of ideas—from reconstruction through the birth of jazz. Read full book review >