An evocative, poignant saga of four people trappedaand ultimately destroyedaby their addictions Sara Goldfarb is devastated by the death of her husband. She spends her days watching game shows and obsessing over appearing on television as a contestantaand her prescription diet pills only accelerate her mania. Her son, Harry, is living in the streets with his friend Tyrone and girlfriend Marion, where they spend their days selling drugs and dreaming of escape. When their heroin supply dries up, all three descend into an abyss of dependence and despair, their lives, like Saraas, doomed by the destructive power of drugs. Tragic and captivating, Requiem for a Dream is one of Selbyas most powerful works, and an indelible portrait of the ravages of addiction. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Hubert Selby Jr. including rare photos from the authoras estate.Tragic and captivating, Requiem for a Dream is one of Selbyas most powerful works, and an indelible portrait of the ravages of addiction.
|Title||:||Requiem for a Dream|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2011-12-13|