Dead Stars: A Novel

Dead Stars: A Novel

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4.99 Dead Stars: A Novel

Dead Stars is the London Fields of Los Angeles, the Ulysses of TMZ culture—an immensely literate, fearsomely interior novel about people who are neither.”—Tom Bissell, GQ

At age thirteen, Telma is famous as the world’s youngest breast cancer survivor until threatened with obscurity by a four-year-old who’s just undergone a mastectomy…. Reeyonna believes that auditioning for pregnant teenage porn will help fulfill her dream of befriending Kanye West….… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

With “Dead Stars,” his sometimes exhilarating, often exasperating seventh novel, the dyspeptic provocateur is back in the hood, trying to up his own snarkiness ante.

This novel feels more like a weary wallow in Hollywood scum than the sort of savage satire this gifted author is capable of writing.

Overall the book is a total leap, a stylistic satiric attack, a XXX accomplishment.

Book Details  

Publisher: Plume (August 02, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 656 pages

File size: 1.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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