aThe Tenderloin bleeds its raw honesty onto every page a it is a truly felt and moving booka Kevin Barry, author of City of Bohane Itas 1995 and Evan has embarked on an adventure that will change his life a leaving home in Dublin for the rolling hills and fog-swept bays of San Francisco. Between the Internet revolution and the rave culture of this liberal city, young naive Evan is completely clueless about how to succeed. But heas determined to stumble on, looking for work, looking for love, and a ultimately a looking to define himself. Soon, though, the troubles of his past catch up with him, and everything begins to unravel. aFunny, sharp-eyed and deeply atmospherica Belinda McKeon, author of Solace aA bracingly honest, entertaining and sharply well-observed coming of age storya Sunday IndependentNo boss is going to want to hear about your Robert Alton essay. ... I decided not to correct her on my name, and as she read on, chuckling at my work experience, I daydreamed about Mr Ho, the lies he ... need my dream job a any job will do for now. She checked her pager. I thought only doctors and drug dealers had them.
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