25 of 29 people found the following review helpful
I couldn't stop laughing in reading this novel, which seems to be the book that every wanabee young author wishes he'd written, hence the nonstop jealousy and snarky critisms like "he's not the next C. Bukowski!!!!!" You can always tell how good a book is by how many idiots try to tear it down -- only then do you realize there may be something there.
Read it for yourself and see ... this is a very funny, romantic, mad coming-of-age story, one of the most enjoyable reads I've had in ages. Frankly, Richard Perez reminds me of a young Nick Hornby at his best.
This is the story of a young writer who can't seem to get his life started. It's about relationships, primarily, not… Read more