The characters in this book are often depraved, vicious, cowardly and manipulative, but their essential humanity is never underminded. Using a variety of approaches, from realism to fantasy, Irvine Welsh displays his wit and of observation.
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The Acid House Trilogy is made up of three of Welsh's most powerful stories; The Granton Star Cause (starring Stephen McCole and Maurice Roeves), The Acid House (starring Ewen Bremner, Martin Clunes and Jemma Redgrave) and A Soft Touch (starring Kevin McKidd and Michelle Gomez). All three stories come from the rough, tough badlands of the schemes of North Edinburgh and take us into a dark but hilarious world of drugs, deviant sex and football hooliganism fired by Welsh's passion and fierce steaming rock and roll. The quality of the film is highly experimental and colorful and breaks even newer boundaries that the film Transpotting did.About the Author:
Irvine Welsh is the best-selling author of Trainspotting, Ecstasy, Glue, Porno, Filth, Marabou Stork Nightmares, The Acid House, Skagboys, and, most recently, A Decent Ride. He currently lives in Chicago. T2 Trainspotting was first published as Porno.
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Book Description 1998-12-10., 1998. Book Condition: New. Vintage. New edition. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 256pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1304224
Book Description Vintage. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0099277166 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0039177
Book Description Vintage, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0099277166
Book Description Vintage, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-226-66-5030005