Wes Side Story: A Memoir by Wes FunkWes Side Story: A Memoir by Wes Funk

Wes Side Story: A Memoir

byWes Funk

Paperback | May 1, 2014

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With his usual prairie-boy wit and brutal honesty, Funk casts fiction aside and finally tells his real life story in a brave, unflinching memoir. Amidst the fun, there are poignant and painful moments of coming of age, coming out and coming undone. From his days as an intensely shy farm boy to his years as a lost soul and finally to his escapades in Saskatchewan’s writing, publishing and broadcasting world, this autobiography is a wild ride and a true page-turner.
Wes Funk’s first novel, Dead Rock Stars, was shortlisted in the Saskatchewan Book Awards. Currently in its third printing, the book has also now been incorporated into both high school and university curricula. A love of the prairie lifestyle, a strong belief in diversity, and a passion for music are all strong themes in Wes’s books. W...
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Title:Wes Side Story: A MemoirFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 8 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:May 1, 2014Publisher:Your Nickel's Worth PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1927756154

ISBN - 13:9781927756157

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“Funk delivers a pop-culture-laden confessional with honesty and humour.” —Devin Pacholik, Global News“Funk’s memoir focuses a colourful kaleidoscope lens on growing up gay and fabulous on the Canadian prairies. From dreams of pink superheroes to poignant family drama, Funk holds nothing back and reveals the complex reality of one young man’s journey from shy farmboy to cultural prairie icon.” —Jefferson Smith, author of Oath Keeper