"Often brilliant, always compelling." Pittsburgh Tribune
From acclaimed and controversial author Jerry Stahl comes one of the most vividly subversive, savagely funny, explosive novels yet unleashed in our tender century. Pain Killers is a violent and mind-wrenching masterpiece in the Gonzo Noir style that has earned Jerry Stahl his legion of avid fans. For those who enjoy the works of Chuck Palahniuk, Terry Southern, and Hunter S Thompsonas well as Stahl's own Permanent Midnight, I Fatty, Perv-A Love Story, and Plainclothes NakedPain Killers is sure to please.