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One of the main celebrated and arguable authors in the United States provides a unprecedented novel—a sweeping chronicle of latest l. a. that's daring, exhilarating, and completely unique. Dozens of characters go through the reader's sight lines—some by no means to be noticeable again—but James Frey lingers on a handful of LA's misplaced souls and captures the dramatic narrative in their lives. a stunning journey de strength, Bright glossy Morning illuminates the fun, horrors, and unforeseen fortunes of existence and dying in la.
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