Following a stint as a Las Vegas showgirl and an early botched marriage, Lee Annis has finally found some definition and success as part of Anaconda, the band she fronts alongside the enigmatic Billy. But all is set to change as Billy announces that he's about to marry and pull the plug on the band and his life with Lee. Over the course of a restless summer, Lee moves between London, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Rome and Berlin, rediscovering a hapless instinct for misadventure. Unable to shake off the bizarre, sometimes macabre, grip of the past, she resorts to the usual analgesics of sex and drugs, as she probes the true nature of her complex, troubled relationship with Billy.... like an amiable old dog, blue-rinsed, moustached, apologetic, puttied hands reaching for my case, same old metallic twinkle in his mouth. .... Deaf to someone who possibly holds the key, a fragment of the key, the guidebook, the repair manual, the rules to this outing, this ... angst, and on the other, well, what else only despair, this joke to which everyone knows full well the punch-line, the hideous, vile, anbsp;...
|Title||:||How It Ends|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2011-05-31|