If You Liked School, You'll Love Work
In 'Rattlesnakes', three young Americans find themselves lost in the desert, held captive by armed Mexicans; in 'The DOGS of Lincoln Park', a mysterious Korean chef may or may not have something to do with the disappearance of a socialite's pooch; an English bar owner battles to keep all his balls in the air on the Costa Brava; a film biographer becomes a piece of movie memorabilia himself in 'Miss Arizona'; and in the 'Kingdom of Fife'; an ex-jockey and table-football star of Cowdenbeath takes on the charms of Jenni Cahill and her remarkable jodhpurs...
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If you liked school, you'll love workUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Several of the five stories in this collection from Welsh (Trainspotting ) deal with one of society's ugliest realities, bigotry. Characters from disparate parts of society are thrown together in ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - MikeFarquhar - LibraryThing
Irvine Welsh's novel from last summer was fairly disappointing, so I approached his new volume of short stories, If You Liked School, You'll Love Work, with an air of cautious trepidation. Sadly the ... Read full review