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A nightmarish voyage through a childhood blighted by mental and sexual abuse stumbles onward into adolescense, laying bare a young man's desperate attempts to make sense of a world distorted by alcohol, bullies and yes men. At turns hilarious and harrowing.

Review:

"A self-made intellectual of a particularly English stripe, Mr. Childish has sworn loyalty to populist art at its rawest." New York Times

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"A seething, dyslexic, better looking, British Bukowski." The Observer

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"Terse, gutsy and powerfully humane." Time Out

About the Author

Billy Childish, an underground legend, is an author, poet (30 books) and musician (80+ independent albums). He has been named as an influence by Kurt Cobain (Nirvana), Eddie Vedder (Pearl Jam), Graham Coxon (Blur) and Kylie Minogue. He was also a founder of the recent Stuckist art movement, and has exhibited his paintings worldwide.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780753510612
Author:
Childish, Billy
Publisher:
Virgin Books
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20050901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
7.50 x 5.00 in

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