Michael Perry

Non-fiction writer
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Michael Perry is a contributing editor to Men’s Health and his work has appeared in numerous publications including Esquire, the New York Times Magazine and Salon.

He lives in northern Wisconsin with his family.






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Humorist Perry’s first novel combines irreverence with just the right amount of sweetness in a genuinely funny satire of religion and morality in small-town, contemporary America.

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A hilarious glimpse into small-town life and cowboy/farmer/“Scandihoovian” philosophy, combined with meditations on the meanings of faith, environmentalism, development, and romance. Highly recommended for fans of Christopher Moore.

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