The Resource A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (electronic resource)

A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (electronic resource)

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A decent ride : A Novel.
Title
A decent ride
Title remainder
A Novel.
Statement of responsibility
Irvine Welsh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Irvine Welsh returns to Edinburgh, the home of Trainspotting and so many of his novels since, with a new novel featuring one of his most iconic and beloved characters--'Juice' Terry Lawson--that's thick on the Scottish brogue, heavy on the filth and masterful in its comedic timing.A Decent Ride sees Irvine Welsh back in Edinburgh, this time with one of his most compelling and popular characters front and center: the rampaging force of nature that is 'Juice' Terry Lawson, first seen in Glue. Juice is a man who contains multitudes: he's a top shagger, drug-dealing, gonzo pornstar and taxi driver. As we ride along in Juice's cab through the depraved streets of Edinburgh, Juice encounters a series of charmingly filthy characters, each of whom present their own, uh, unique challenges. Has he finally met his match in Hurricane 'Bawbag'? Can he discover the fate of the missing beauty, Jinty Magdalen, and keep her idiot-savant lover, the man-child Wee Jonty, out of prison? Will he find out the real motives of unscrupulous American businessman and reality-TV star, Ronald Checker? And, crucially, will Juice be able to negotiate life after a terrible event robs him of his sexual virility, and can a new fascination for the game of golf help him to live without . . . a decent ride? (The meaning of the title is starting to sink in now, huh?). So buckle your seatbelts and prepare for one unforgettable ride
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TEFOD
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Literary form
fiction
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A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (electronic resource)
Label
A decent ride : A Novel., Irvine Welsh, (electronic resource)
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https://tulsa.overdrive.com/media/2334909
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
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Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ODN0002334909
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Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780385540902
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
F5B3B729-4356-45B6-88CF-1FC34D42E776

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