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Ambient Parking Lot Paperback – May 15, 2011
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Four girls on a trip to Paris suddenly find themselves in a high-stakes game of Truth or Dare that spirals out of control. Learn More
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A comedic abridgment of contemporary art movements and modern car culture ... Guided by Lu's characteristically dazzling prose, Ambient Parking Lot ... goes camping, to the La Brea Tar Pits, listens to Glenn Gould, meets a Jacuzzi-owning patron, experiences Muzak-related betrayal, and takes care of Agatha the dancing beast. --Anji Reyner, WWNY TV 7
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