Bright Shiny Morning by James Frey

This sprawling narrative weaves together the lives of several characters amidst the backdrop of Los Angeles, painting a gritty and vivid portrait of the city's diverse inhabitants. From the glamorous to the destitute, the novel explores the dreams, struggles, and realities of those seeking fulfillment and redemption in a metropolis synonymous with both opportunity and despair. It juxtaposes personal sagas with historical vignettes and factual lists, creating a tapestry that captures the complexity and contradictions of the urban American experience.

The 7849th greatest book of all time


Published
2008
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
501-560
Words
166,722
Original Language
English

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