A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
A hilarious work that evokes the terrible beauty of youth like a young Bob Dylan, frothing with furious anger.
" This is a beautifully ragged, laugh-out-loud funny and utterly unforgettable book."
Dave Eggers is the founder of McSweeney's, a quarterly journal and website (www.mcsweeneys.net), and his books include You Shall Know Our Velocity, How We Are Hungry, Short Short Stories, and What is the What. His work has appeared in the New Yorker and Ocean Navigator. He is the recipient of the Addison Metcalf Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and was a 2001 finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He lives in Northern California.