Less Than Zero – (Vintage Contemporaries) by Description:

Less Than Zero Set in Los Angeles in the early 1980s Less than Zero has be a timeless classic. This coolly mesmerizing novel is a raw powerful portrait of a lost generation who have experienced sex drugs and disaffection at too early an age. They live in a world shaped by casual nihilism passivity and too much money in a place devoid of feeling or hope. Clay comes home for Christmas vacation from his Eastern college and re-enters a landscape of limitless privilege and absolute moral entropy where everyone drives Porches dines at Spago and snorts mountains of cocaine. He tries to renew feelings for his girlfriend Blair and for his best friend from high school Julian who is careering into hustling and heroin. Clays holiday turns into a dizzying spiral of desperation that takes him through the relentless parties in glitzy mansions seedy bars and underground rock clubs and also into the seamy world of L.A. after dark. Less Than Zero – (Vintage Contemporaries) by