Adam Johnson, a man who won countless prestigious international awards and wrote a couple of bestsellers, is one of the greatest American authors of our time, and the critics are constantly comparing him to the best in literature. Fortune Smiles: Stories, his brand-new book, is another fascinating experience for the readers, and Johnson once again proves that he is indeed one of the most provocative and original authors to date.
It's both heart-wrenching and hilarious, plus, it's got a bit of mystery in it, all of which makes the book a truly outstanding one. This is a wonderful collection of short stories that could very well change the way you look at this world and perceive it. The author offers his own point of view, a fresh, unique set of eyes that notice the things that we, the regular folks, can never see in our day-to-day routine.
There are 6 stories in total, and each one is a masterpiece in its own right. Johnson talks about love, hate, loss, hope, technology, nature, politics and how the governments shape our thoughts and emotions. Every single character, every single story line is about us, regular people that want to do the right thing, stay true to what they believe in and to be happy.
Fortune Smiles is a riveting, charming, deeply personal and powerful book. Johnson's superb writing style, honesty, and passion define him as the much-needed voice of the new generation, someone who understands the new century and talks about it in his own, unique way. If you're a fan of books that make you rethink the most important things in life, then Fortune Smiles by Adam Johnson will be a great addition to your collection.