Down to Heaven (Paperback)
Createspace, 9781481074315, 380pp.
Publication Date: December 24, 2012
About the Author
Mark Canter was raisedinKentucky hill country in a metropolis of 400 tobacco and hog farmers, where he belonged to the only Jewish family in thecosmos. In his dharma-bum youth, he hitchhiked and jumped trains across the Western States and Canadaand wentthrough jobs frompizza chef to surgical orderly, massage therapist to rock-show stagehand. After getting a journalism degree, he wrote for a few Florida newspapers before landing the senior editor post atMen's Health magazine. His non-fiction writing also has appeared inThe Baltimore Sun, San Francisco Chronicle, Denver Post, Miami Herald, St. Petersburg Times, Yoga Journal, Shambhala Sun, Writer's Digestand other periodicals. His short stories have been published nationally and his debut novel, Ember from the Sun, was published in 10 languages. His second novel, Down to Heaven, was published in four."