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FREE PDF ¼ BOOK To Live and Drink in LA È BEN PELLER å If David Sedaris Chelsea Handler and Charles Bukowski had ever consummated a threesome the result would most likely be Shawn Michals the protagonist of TO LIVE AND DRINK IN LA This series of semi autobiographical stories follows Shawn as he moves from the Midwest tIf David Sedaris Chelsea Handler and Charles Bukowski had ever consummated a threesome the result would most likely be Shawn Michals the protagonist of TO LIVE AND DRINK IN LA This series of semi autobiographical stories follows Shawn as he moves from the Midwest to Los Angeles and deals with topics such as his stubborn refusal to own either a car or a cell Let me give you a sample of mister Peller’s prose“But to this day I feel maybe because when he made this confession to me and I actually seemed to listen is the reason he put me down as someone to contact in the case of an emergency”Did the author put this phrase in the mouth of a harebrained grammatically challenged character? No we are still in the Preface this is Ben Peller speakingA few pages further on we find this “ and my army of empty 175 liter bottles of Smirnoff bottles on the floor all stacked up like good soldiers”Obviously no editor has come within smelling distance of this piece of workAnd the storytelling is on the level you would expect after these verbal pyrotechnics flat predictable sappyHow this got published is a mystery to me although it looks very much like a self published effort set as it is in huge hideous Courier style typeHow this got a 445 score on Goodreads and how Peller’s latest offering scores a perfect 5 after 34 ratings is easier to explain family and friends of young Ben shame on you

EPUB · To Live and Drink in LA ð Ben Peller

People believe to be shallower than a puddle If a phone call from a telemarketer can lead to spearheading a march on the Pentagon as it does for Shawn anything is possible in the City of Angels Cheers Ben Peller has a fine eye and a wonderful ear but most of all and best of all he writes with his heart Bob Greene best selling author of BE TRUE TO YOUR SCHOO Good book with interesting stories but the stories were a bit repetitive

Ben Peller ð To Live and Drink in LA BOOK

To Live and Drink in LAPhone his use of pro wrestling to deal with his manic depressive mother's suicide finding meaning in menial jobs and many other adventures Like Shawn often does readers of this work may find themselves in uncharted territory while at the same time discovering how one can learn lessons and experience growth in the most unlikely of places even in a city many The To Live trilogy keeps getting better I enjoyed this installment better than the first one if only because Peller seems to be taking life seriously His alter ego Shawn Michals loves and unleashes himself on the romantic scene of Los Angeles Made me think of a male West Coast Carrie Bradshaw I've seen some of the episodes but still have to read the book on my to read list This book approaches love sex betrayal and heartache with humor and care Not sure where this trilogy's going but I'll be along for the ride Ben Peller