Superstar Gilbert Marcus rapes and kills a young woman in a hotel room during the off-season. That's the prologue. MVP is Marcus's life story from conception to his act of incredible violence. Raised an only child -- the son of a difficult and demanding father -- Gilbert Marcus, a basketball player with extraordinary skill, is expected to be the greatest. His life is one of both excessive privilege and immutable obligation. He becomes a monster. James Boice is a startling and exciting new voice in fiction, and MVP is his ambitious and fascinating debut.... Tropicana and crashed into a Jeep Cherokee and died and the woman driving the Jeep was paralyzed from the waist ... take deep breaths but he still despite the concussion remembers shaking his brothera#39;s body and lifting his head off the anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2007-05-08|