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Tom Wolfe is the author of more than a dozen books, among them The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The Right Stuff, The Bonfire of the Vanities, A Man in Full, and I Am Charlotte Simmons. A native of Richmond, Virginia, he earned his B.A. at Washington and Lee University and a Ph.D. in American studies at Yale. He lives in New York City.
Another unputdownable novel from the author of The Bonfire of the Vanities and A Man in Full, both bestsellers.
'The inventor of New Journalism-wielding his terrible swift satirist sword' Newsweek
The Right Stuff is the best, the funniest, and the most vivid book ever written about America's manned space program.
'Verdict: excellent book by a genius' Kurt Vonnegut
As influential as Martin Amis's MONEY and Oliver Stone's film WALL STREET, this is an exhilarating satire of Eighties excess and a book that captures the roiling spirit of New York
A perfect introduction to Tom Wolfe's brilliant and masterful journalism.
Tom Wolfe's enthralling masterpiece of the late 1990s - The Bonfire of the Vanities - ten years on.
Tom Wolfe is back, with his most brilliant novel since The Bonfire of the Vanities, jettisoning us into the turbulent heart of America’s racial vortex: Miami.