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“A novel of passion and depth, written with great precision and control.”—The Washington Post Book World
“Price knows the language, mores, herding instincts, and hunting habits of the bottom-class urban young just about as well as Margaret Mead got to know those who come of age in Samoa.”—Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, The New York Times
“Ladies’ Man brilliantly portrays the dark side of youthful passion seeking release in a big-city environment.”—St. Louis Post-Dispatch
The story started out unique and funny but I didn't feel that it ever came to a resolution. I got bored with it, which was disappointingPublished 6 months ago by Loves to read
What seemed shocking at the time it was written now seems mundane.
This book has not aged well. Read more
Richard Price is a good writer, and I really enjoyed Lush Life, but this novel is dated. It may have been good back in the '80sPublished 18 months ago by mp
I have read this book 4 times and let me tell you it is by far the best book I have ever read. For one it is very well written, I have never had such visualization of people or... Read morePublished on March 4, 2010 by Roloff
I'm reading this book for the 3rd time in a row. Each time it gets better.
As opposed to other Richard Price books, where the reader and writer have to juggle about 25... Read more
I have read almost all of Richard Price's books, and I really feel this one is his weakest; poor characterization and plot. Read morePublished on January 11, 2007 by M. Granger
After reading Price's newer novels based on crime and detective work, Ladies Man comes as a decidedly junior effort when comparing writing styles. Read morePublished on June 12, 2004 by P. Shelton
This is, in my opinion, Price's worst book. Price is an amazing writer -- "Freedomland" is one of my favorite books -- but this isn't him at his best. Read morePublished on April 9, 2002
Although I'm a single woman in her 30s, I really related to this book about a guy who's just turned 30 and broken up with his girlfriend. Read morePublished on July 2, 2001 by rosalind