A fascinating, funny and disturbing tour of the lost tribes of America from the award-winning journalist and bestselling author of Generation Kill
EVAN WRIGHT is the author of Generation Kill, one of the most celebrated books on the Iraq War and recently adapted by David Simon into a 7-hour HBO miniseries. He is a recipient of the National Magazine Award, a Los Angeles Times Book Award, a PEN/Faulkner Award and a Lukas Book Prize. He is also a contributing editor to Rolling Stone and Vanity Fair.
A comically macabre portrait of American life...Wright may have
even created his own genre of reporting. * USA Today *
Priceless... staggering... takes your breath away * Metro *
Readers of Generation Kill will definitely want to pick up this hugely entertaining book. Funny, mesmerizing, frightening, and mind-boggling * Booklist *
[Evan Wright's] style owes more to Hunter S. Thompson than to any sort of political correctness * Newsday *
Vivid confirmation of the arrival of a major chronicler of those who live on or beyond the margins of the American mainstream * Kirkus Reviews *