The Craving by Jason Starr

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Manhattan thrives on desire—the longing for a better apartment…a higher-paying job…fame. Simon Burns ought to know, since he nearly lost it all.…

Just when he thought he’d hit rock bottom, Simon found a group of friends, daytime dads like himself. But there was something “off” about Michael, Charlie, and Ramon, and Simon found himself slowly changing into the kind of man he’d given up trying to be a long time ago—and rediscovering the most primal of hungers. There were nights he made constant love to his wife, nights he roamed the city streets, nights he doesn’t even remember. And it’s one of those blackouts that’s going to come back to haunt him.

For Simon isn’t the man he once was. In fact, he’s not really a man at all anymore. He’s a member of the pack. And once you’re in, it’s impossible to get out....

About Jason Starr

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Jason Starr was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He now lives in Manhattan and is currently writing the sequel to The Pack.
Published June 5, 2012 by Ace. 368 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Romance. Fiction

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Jason Starr continues the saga of regular-guy-turned-werewolf that he began with The Pack (2011).

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Simon Burns and his single dad cronies from The Pack (2011) return in this similarly dark and humorous look into what life is like in modern Manhattan when you suffer from a "lycanthropic disorder."

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Burns doesn’t know it as the book begins, but he is about to find himself in huge trouble.

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THE CRAVING will have you by turns reading and looking over your shoulder."

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