Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse

July 14, 2008

Author: Victor Gischler
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Touchstone

Started: 7/14/08
Completed: 7/17/08

It has a title that kind of catches your eye. The author is described as “part Christopher Moore [who I like], part Quentin Trantino” and “a raving, badass genius.”

It seemed worth a look and it was. The book is set in the near-future. The main character has sat-out the first nine-years of the dissolution of America into anarchy. He comes down from his mountain hide-out and has to learn to make his way in a chaotic remnant of a nation. Action, blood, gore, sick dark humor, and fun.

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One Response to “Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse”

  1. […] pirate tale with some supernatural overtones. In a word: Escapism. It also has, in common with Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse, a theme of an outsider having to adapt to a harsh new world. But still…. escapism! […]

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