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Miss Lonelyhearts & The Day of The Locust
Miss Lonelyhearts The Day of The Locust Author:Nathanael West "Taken together, these two novels say more about the way we live now-and the things that brought us to our present pass-than any other work of fiction I can think of". — -L. E. Sissman, The New Yorker — Miss Lonelyhearts is a reporter on a big-city paper. He writes the daily love-advice column, an assignment he treats as a joke-until the joke back... more »fires in his face...these elements finally reach out to consume his life.
The Day of The Locust has been called by a major movie critic "one of the three best pieces of fiction I know about the film world", a world ruled by perversion, violence and despair behind Hollywood's glamorous facade.« less