Boyracers

Boyracers

by Alan Bissett
     
 

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Since its first publication 10 years ago, Boyracers has established itself as a contemporary Scottish cult classic. It is a totally fresh, savvy, and supremely honest take on being young, naive and hopeful, and the pains of living life at hyperspeed in a mad, pop-culture world. It is fast, pacy and funny—an exhilarating joyride through the

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Since its first publication 10 years ago, Boyracers has established itself as a contemporary Scottish cult classic. It is a totally fresh, savvy, and supremely honest take on being young, naive and hopeful, and the pains of living life at hyperspeed in a mad, pop-culture world. It is fast, pacy and funny—an exhilarating joyride through the formative years of four Falkirk teenagers. The author has contributed an afterword to this special anniversary edition.

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"An unexpectedly bittersweet portrait of the world before 9/11."  —Sunday Herald

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781846971785
Publisher:
Birlinn, Limited
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Edition description:
Anniversary Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Alan Bissett is the author of the novel Death of a Ladies Man.

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