By Irvine Welsh
A first rate Ride sees Irvine Welsh again in Edinburgh, this time with certainly one of his so much compelling and renowned characters entrance and heart: the rampaging strength of nature that's 'Juice' Terry Lawson, first visible in Glue.
Juice is a guy who includes multitudes: he is a most sensible shagger, drug-dealing, gonzo pornstar and taxi driving force. As we experience alongside in Juice's cab throughout the wicked streets of Edinburgh, Juice encounters a chain of charmingly filthy characters, each one of whom current their very own, uh, particular demanding situations. Has he eventually met his fit in typhoon 'Bawbag'? Can he realize the destiny of the lacking attractiveness, Jinty Magdalen, and continue her idiot-savant lover, the man-child Wee Jonty, out of legal? Will he discover the genuine causes of unscrupulous American businessman and reality-TV celebrity, Ronald Checker? And, crucially, will Juice manage to negotiate lifestyles after a negative occasion robs him of his sexual virility, and will a brand new fascination for the sport of golfing aid him to stay with no . . . a respectable ride? (The that means of the name is commencing to sink in now, huh?). So buckle your seatbelts and get ready for one unforgettable ride.
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