The Fighter ePUB å Hardcover
- 249 pages
- The Fighter
- Craig Davidson
- 20 February 2014 Craig Davidson
✈ [PDF / Epub] ✅ The Fighter By Craig Davidson ✸ – Larringtonlifecoaching.co.uk “Fans of Palahniuk and Irvine Welsh will relish the graphic fight seuences and gritty social commentary”— Rocky Mountain News “How to Allocate Your Free Time This Month Devouring Craig Davidso “Fans of Palahniuk and Irvine Welsh will relish the graphic fight seuences and gritty social commentary”— Rocky Mountain News “How to Allocate Your Free Time This Month Devouring Craig Davidson’s gruesome debut novel The Fighter”— Esuire “This is than a stunning debut It reminds me how vacuous banal and insipid most highly touted fiction is Craig Davidson asks—and answers—some big uncomfortable uestions about the nature of our humanity The Fighter is an essential novel destined for cult status at the very least”—Irvine Welsh “While the novel’s brutal fights will entice readers of other virile allegories like Chuck Palahniuk’s Fight Club Davidson’s story takes a nuanced realistic approach”— Kirkus Reviews Everything has been handed to Paul Harris the son of a wealthy southern Ontario businessman But after a vicious beating shakes his world he descends into the realm of hardcore bodybuilders and boxing gyms seeking to become a real man reveling in suffering Rob Tully a working class teenager from upstate New York is a born boxer He trains with his father and uncle who believe a gift like his can change their lives but he struggles under the weight of their expectations Inevitably these two young men’s paths will cross Craig Davidson was born in Toronto and now lives in Calgary Alberta He is the author of the acclaimed short story collection Rust and Bone which was published by WW Norton in the United States Penguin in Canada Albin Michel in France and Picador in the United Kingdom From the Trade Paperback edition.