Brings back CBGBs. One of America's greatest poets. His input into American literature and poetry will be greatly missed, when it is so badly neededPublished 14 months ago by Eric Orsolics
Yes, you must read "basketball Diaries" first. But, in this second book you really can feel Jim. And it's amazing. Love his writing, the way he words things. Read morePublished on November 14, 2010 by Jessica N. Boos
THIS BOOK WAS VERY GOOD BUT I MUST SAY THAT YOU HAVE TO READ THE FIRST BOOK ( BASKETBALL DIARIES ) BEFORE YOU READ THIS BOOK BECAUSE ITS A CONTINUATION. Read morePublished on June 15, 2010 by Robert M. Estrada
Jim Carroll is one of the greatest writers of our time, and all he is doing is recording testiments of his life. Read morePublished on March 13, 2007 by Chris Brown
an immensely humorous, frolicking, and impressively well-written look inside the corridors of New York city during a special time period. Read morePublished on September 11, 2002 by Brian Wallace (Co-author of It's Not Your Hair)
I wanted this book because this was the supposed "sequel" to the basketball diaries. when i started to read it i was expecting stories of what he was doing at the time... Read morePublished on January 3, 2002 by Casey Aytes
Taking smack, kicking smack, this book details it all. It is life in NYC on a habit and trying to beat the habit. Read morePublished on July 30, 2001 by Timothy Gager
Carroll's coolness has always, to me, been his greatest asset as a writer. He brilliantly walks a razor-thin fine line between realism and cynicism without every actually crossing... Read morePublished on June 4, 2001 by "nikita128"