Provlyssna
The Grand Tour - Rich Kienzle, Adam O'Fallon Price

The Grand Tour

The Grand Tour

4.5 2 5 Författare: Rich Kienzle, Adam O'Fallon Price Inläsare: John Pruden, R.C. Bray
Finns som ljudbok.
A bitingly funny, smart, and moving road novel about two hapless lost souls-an alcoholic Vietnam veteran turned bestselling author, and his awkward, shy college-student superfan-who form an unlikely connection on the world's most disastrous book tour.Richard Lazar is advancing in years but regressing in life. After a career as a literary novelist that has ground to a halt and landed him in a trailer in Phoenix, Richard is surprised to find sudden success publishing a gritty memoir about his service in Vietnam. Sent on a book tour by his publishing house, Richard encounters his biggest (and really only) fan: an awkward, despondent student named Vance with issues of his own-an absentee father, a depressive mother, his own acute shyness. Soon Vance has volunteered to chauffeur Richard for the rest of the book tour, and the two embark on a disastrous but often hilarious cross-country trip. When things go wrong, Richard and Vance forge an unlikely bond between two misanthropes whose mutual insecurities and disdain for the world force both to look at each other, and their lives, in a more meaningful way.As they reach the end of the book tour, The Grand Tour ultimately becomes a moving tale of unlikely friendship that should catapult Adam O'Fallon Price into the company of such masters of all-American dyspepsia as Sam Lipsyte, David Gates, and Walter Kirn.
Språk: Engelska Kategori: Biografier Översättare:

Mer info om ljudboken:

Förlag: Blackstone Publishing
Utgiven: 2016-08-09
Längd: 10T 51M
ISBN: 9781504727723
Kommentarer

Ljudböcker och e-böcker för alla tillfällen.

När du börjar med Storytel får du allt. Du njuter obegränsat av hur många ljudböcker och stories du vill. Vi fyller på med nytt varje vecka och du kan lyssna och läsa offline precis när det passar dig.

Starta 30 dagar gratis