Description - The Acid House by Irvine Welsh
The characters in this extraordinary book are often - on the surface - depraved, vicious, cowardly and manipulative, but their essential humanity is never undermined. Two professors of philosophy turn pugilists; Leith removal men become the objects of desire for Hollywood goddesses; God turns Boab Coyle into a house-fly; and in the novella, 'A Smart Cunt', the drug-addled young hero spins off on a collision course with his past. The Acid House is a bizarre, disturbing and hilarious collection from one of the most uncompromising and original writers around.
Buy The Acid House by Irvine Welsh from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(202mm x 135mm x 19mm)
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Country of Publication:
Other Editions - The Acid House by Irvine Welsh
Book Reviews - The Acid House by Irvine Welsh
Author Biography - Irvine Welsh
Irvine Welsh is the author of several works of fiction, most recently Crime. He lives in Dublin.