Everything Matters! (Compact Disc)
July 2009 Indie Next List
“What would you do if you knew the hour and the day that earth was to be destroyed by a meteor? This is the struggle of Junior Thibodeaux. As he races against time to save everything he loves, the reader will be transfixed and, ultimately, transformed by this big-hearted, brilliant novel.”
— christopher bowe, Longfellow Books, Portland, ME
Unabridged CDs • 12 hours, 10 CDs
In infancy, Junior Thibodeaux is encoded with a prophesy: a comet will obliterate life on Earth in thirty-six years. Alone in this knowledge, he comes of age in rural Maine grappling with the question: Does anything I do matter?
About the Author
Ron Currie Jr. is a native of Waterville, Maine, and whose fiction has appeared in "Glimmer Train," "The Sun," "Other Voices" and "Night Train." His stories have won prizes in The World's Best Short Story competition and have been shortlisted for the Fish International Short Story award and "Swink" magazine's Emerging Writer Award. "God is Dead" is his first novel.