This new collection of short stories from T.C. Boyle finds him at his mercurial best. Inventive, wickedly funny, sometimes disturbing, these are stories about drop-outs, deadbeats and kooks. Take the man who shares his apartment with a wildcat won in a drunken bet; the drive-time shock jock hallucinating from sleep deprivation for a publicity stunt; the suburban woman who joins a pack of dogs, eating rabbits and baying at the moon. With a unique deftness of touch and a keen eye for the telling detail, Boyle has mapped the strange underworld of America.Maureen and I bought her a car, a Honda Civic, the safest thing on four wheels, but the car was usedapreowned, in dealerspeakaand as it happens ita#39;s in the shop with transmission problems and, because she just had to see her friends andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Tooth and Claw|
|Author||:||T. C. Boyle|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2011-07-01|