Riots I Have Known

Riots I Have Known DazzlingSupremely mischievous and sublimely written, this is a stellar work Publishers Weekly starred review An electric, uproarious, and biting debut novel set during a prison riot, told in a high comic pitch in the tradition of Paul Beatty s The Sellout and Aravind Adiga s The White TigerAn unnamed Sri Lankan inmate has barricaded himself inside a prison computer lab in Dutchess County, New York A riot rages outside, incited by a poem published in The Holding Pen, the house literary journal This, our narrator s final Editor s Letter, is his confession An official accounting of events, as they happened.As he awaits imminent and violent interruption, he takes us on a roller coaster ride of plot and language, determined to share his life story, and maybe answer a few questions How did he end up here Should he have remained a quiet Park Avenue doorman Or continued his rise in the black markets of postwar Sri Lanka What will become of The Holding Pen, a masterpiece of post penal literature favored by Brooklynites everywhere And why does everyone think the riots are his fault Can t they see he s really a good guy, doing it for the right reasons Smart, wry, and laugh out loud funny, Ryan Chapman s Riots I Have Known is an utter gem an approachable send up that packs a punch Alexandra Kleeman, author of You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine, says, Ryan Chapman has written a rocket powered ode to literary creation and mass incarceration Weaving satire and seriousness into a singularly rambunctious monologue, Riots I Have Known is a breath of fresh air. Free Read [ Riots I Have Known ] by [ Ryan Chapman ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

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  • Hardcover
  • 128 pages
  • Riots I Have Known
  • Ryan Chapman
  • 02 September 2017
  • 1501197304

10 thoughts on “Riots I Have Known

  1. says:

    Brought me back to reading Nabokov s Invitation to a Beheading A small book that packs in so much Excellent debut.

  2. says:

    I am a sucker for voice driven soliloquies, dark humor, absurdism, French culture, intelligence, and Ryan Chapman, so this book stood no chance of me not loving it It s two of my favorite books, Benjamin Hale s The Evolution of Bruno Little and Martin Amis The Zone of Interest rolled into one, and the narrator s quest to turn in the final copy of his prison s newsletter before the sh hits the proverbial or real fan delighted this former literary magazine editor This is a charming, I am a sucker for voice driven soliloquies, dark humor, absurdism, French culture, intelligence, and Ryan Chapman, so this book stood no chance of me not loving it It s two of my favorite books, Benjamin Hale s The Evolution of Bruno Little and Martin Amis The Zone of Interest rolled into one, and the narrator s quest to turn in the final copy of his prison s newsletter before the sh hits the proverbial or real fan delighted this former literary magazine editor This is a charming, wildly smart ...

  3. says:

    Do these jokes bang for someone who didn t grow up skulking about n 1 parties, being photographed for party recaps on literary sites that don t exist any Unclear, but reader they bang for me.

  4. says:

    This book consists of a torrent of fascinating and humorous narration that you just have to let spill over you like a waterfall It s quite a dazzling performance for a first novel.

  5. says:

    Hilarious, wickedly intelligent, delicious.

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