Weak plot. I gave it two stars for the style which was funny and engaging. If you like starving eccentric artist themes, read on. Otherwise skip this book.Published 12 days ago by Ledia Goga
Bukowski spoke of how taken he was with Fante and about his "honesty," even referring to this book as an example. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Odn
Normally I dig a book in reading pleasure from the beginning when some one recommended, but if it does not do it for me, I leave until later when I maybe ready. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Grace Renner
fante was bukowki's hero and this is the best book on the writing life and 40s los angeles.Published 2 months ago by Keith Stanton Andrew
Following the numerous recommendations for this book, I finally started it, and over the course of a few days, feverishly finished it, stumbling to the sudden end with a jolt and... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Steve
Fante was a huge influence on Buk. If you love Hank, you MUST read this!Published 2 months ago by Nan
Gritty, real, no bulls*** .
Honest feelings spoken , emotions that political correctness keeps us from uttering .
Read this, you may see yourself... If you're honest.
Great, just great. One of those books you will remember! Last sentence of the book makes your eyes water.Published 3 months ago by Juan Dubini