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By Irvine Welsh

ISBN-10: 0385540892

ISBN-13: 9780385540896

ISBN-10: 1101970847

ISBN-13: 9781101970843

Irvine Welsh returns to Edinburgh, the house of Trainspotting and such a lot of of his novels when you consider that, with a brand new novel that includes certainly one of his so much iconic and cherished characters—'Juice' Terry Lawson—that's thick at the Scottish brogue, heavy at the dirt and masterful in its comedic timing.

A good Ride sees Irvine Welsh again in Edinburgh, this time with one in every of his such a lot compelling and well known characters entrance and heart: the rampaging strength of nature that's 'Juice' Terry Lawson, first obvious in Glue.
     Juice is a guy who comprises multitudes: he is a best shagger, drug-dealing, gonzo pornstar and taxi driving force. As we journey alongside in Juice's cab in the course of the wicked streets of Edinburgh, Juice encounters a sequence of charmingly filthy characters, each one of whom current their very own, uh, exact demanding situations. Has he ultimately met his fit in storm 'Bawbag'? Can he observe the destiny of the lacking good looks, Jinty Magdalen, and retain her idiot-savant lover, the man-child Wee Jonty, out of criminal? Will he discover the true causes of unscrupulous American businessman and reality-TV superstar, Ronald Checker? And, crucially, will Juice manage to negotiate existence after a negative occasion robs him of his sexual virility, and will a brand new fascination for the sport of golfing support him to reside with no . . . a first rate ride? (The which means of the name is beginning to sink in now, huh?). So buckle your seatbelts and get ready for one unforgettable ride.

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