LoveSexTravelMusik by Rodge Glass
Stories for the EasyJet Generation

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...holiday-reading perhaps more suited to the 3am fluorescence of a departure lounge than the roaring noon of a sun-soaked poolside.
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Stories for the EasyJet generation': beautifully crafted, witty, perceptive, sometimes shocking and often heart-breaking stories that examine the impact of cheap international travel on modern lives and relationships. A lads' weekend in Eastern Europe spirals out of control. A bleeding tourist is rescued by a stranger in downtown Toronto. A middle-aged woman holidaying in Tunisia considers the local options for love. An unemployed man shares his fantasies of a sex tour of Arizona with his long-suffering girlfriend. A woman is drawn into an impromptu but life-changing football game in the heart of the Amazon. Following his universally acclaimed third novel, Bring Me the Head of Ryan Giggs, Somerset Maugham Award-winner, Rodge Glass, has created a themed, contemporary story collection like no other. With wit, wisdom, insight and pathos, he examines men and women of all ages who, through the advent of discount air travel, play out their lives and loves across the globe. Glass brilliantly captures the isolation, dislocation and occasional epiphanies of those who find themselves a thousand miles from home, and those who long to be.
 

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Published June 1, 2014 by Freight Books. 234 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Business & Economics. Fiction
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Reviewed by Wayne Gooderham on May 24 2013

...holiday-reading perhaps more suited to the 3am fluorescence of a departure lounge than the roaring noon of a sun-soaked poolside.

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