A deeply moving account of confused and spiritually underprivileged youth -- William Borroughs
I havent read a better fictional account of the dark side of the American Dream in years -- John Fowles
Price gives us all the raw details of the street -- Time Out
Richard Price is the finest writer about contemporary urban America on the planet -- Daily Mail
About the Author
Richard Price spent four years with dealers and cops on the streets of urban America researching the raw material for Clockers. His first novel, The Wanderers, was a literary sensation when it was published in 1974. Price has become one of Hollywood's most successful screenwriters. Clockers was made into a film directed by Spike Lee and starring Harvey Keitel and John Turturro. Richard Price's most recent novel is Samaritan.