2002 Firecracker Alternative Book Award for Fiction
Synopses & Reviews
In this wholly unpredictable collection of tongue-in-chic short stories, Beth Lisick casts a cool eye on the lost and living dead of offices, nightclubs, shopping malls, and rent-controlled apartments. Pretentious web designers, reality show wannabes, and hipster party girls are among the characters populating a seemingly ordinary world teetering on the brink of chaos.
"She transforms the mundane into comic-absurd revelations on the human experience." SF Weekly
In this unpredictable collection of tongue-in-chic short stories, Beth Lisick casts a cool eye offices, nightclubs, and shopping malls.
About the Author
Beth Lisick is the author of two bestsellers, Everybody Into the Pool and Helping Me Help Myself, and is the co-founder of the Porchlight storytelling series. Her first book was Monkey Girl, this is her second.