The Orange Eats Creeps (Paperback)

By Grace Krilanovich, Steve Erickson (Introduction by)
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An incredibly ambitious and assured first novel from an explosively original new voice.

About the Author

Steve Erickson is the author of six other acclaimed novels -- including "Days Between Stations" and "Tours of the Black Clock" -- as well as two books about American politics and popular culture. The editor of the literary magazine "Black Clock, " he also writes about film for "Los Angeles" and teaches at CalArts.

Praise For…

"Grace Krilanovich's first book is a steamy cesspool of language that stews psychoneurosis and viscera into a horrific new organismthe sort of muck in which Burroughs, Bataille, and Kathy Acker loved to writhe."The Believer

"Krilanovich's work will make you believe that new ways of storytelling are still emerging from the margins."—

"One of 2010's small-press triumphs."—The Week

"The Orange Eats Creeps contains the hallucinatory, disjointed, plotless, yet bizarrely charming ravings of a young refugee from foster care who now belongs to a pack of teenage hobo vampires that rove convenience stores and supermarkets high on Robitussin and mop buckets of coffee."—Newsday

Product Details
ISBN: 9780982015186
ISBN-10: 0982015186
Publisher: Two Dollar Radio
Publication Date: September 7th, 2010
Pages: 172
Language: English