Fat city

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1969 - Fiction - 183 pages
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User Review  - RandyMetcalfe - LibraryThing

Rock meets bottom in this visceral tale of boxers, young and old, making it or failing to at the edge of possibility. Billy Tully is washed up at 29. Divorced and reduced to day crop work in the ... Read full review

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User Review  - RodV - LibraryThing

Fat City is astoundingly good, and Leonard Gardner, like Harper Lee, ranks among the great one-novel novelists. His prose is as close to perfection as one could imagine: tight, economical, yet packing ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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