Fat city

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

Emotionally raw and honest to a degree I did not expect from a "boxing novel". It switches between uncomfortably described grit and obliquely structured parables, and the overall effect is almost musical, like hearing jazz that doesn't fit the chorus-solo form you expect. Read full review

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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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