By Gabe Habash
‘A coming-of-age tale with its personal, usually explosive, rhythm and pace… it is a shape-shifter of a e-book, either a depressing ode to the mysteries and landscapes of the yankee West and a fancy and convincing personality examine’ Hanya Yanagihara, writer of a bit Life
Meet Stephen Florida: collage pupil, novice wrestler, visionary, outsider.
Entering senior yr, his attractions are set at the championships. each perform, each fit, is a step in the direction of greatness, but additionally a step farther from fact. Profane, manic and tipping into the uncanny, this is often Florida’s chronicle of loneliness, obsession, and the force to go away a mark.
With echoes of The artwork of Fielding and the movie Foxcatcher, Gabe Habash’s bold, revelatory debut trips into the brain of a tender guy teetering among regulate and rage, grief and elation, genius and insanity.
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