Book that lorifies condemns and keeps an arm s length from itself all at the same time is just as effective in keeping me away from booze And not so damn formulaic and depressing Hyena was originally self published but demand was such that it eventually was released by a subsidiary
*of simon and *Simon and Angelini has his fans to be sure but this book is still obscure enough that none of my Goodreads friends has read it It has just one major publication review from Kirkus whose critic handily and snarkily dismisses it as a rating collection from a poor man s Howard Stern I heartily disagree I m the author of Hyena
I d love to talk with your book club about it If youd love to talk with your book club about it If you in the LA area I ll show up with a bottle of wine and we can have a discussion If you re not I ll skype with you Hit me here or on FB or IG or Twitter I check all of them myselfAlso Thank you to everyone who has reviewed the book ood or bad I appreciate your thought and effort. Its exploration of drugs sex and the human condition compares to Charles Bukowski Hunter S Thompson Artie Lange and Jim Norton It also captures the hardscrabble culture language and landscape of post industrial Detroit from which came some of pop culture’s most compelling artis. ,
T my kid tells me the book is too adult So "then I had to read itJude Angelini is a DJ on "I had to read itJude Angelini is a DJ on s Shade 45 channel on XM satellite radio I ve never listened to him Like Eminem though Angelini Here There Be Witches grew up a poor white kid in Detroit was heavy into drugs and bitches as a young adult and has a raw hilarious addictively appealing voice Hyena is Angelini s first book an autobiographical collection of darkly honest emotional essays And yeah dude is dirty he doesn t use properrammar and he s no traditional role model And that s the thing he lays out all this bad behavior all these unhealthy emotions and he doesn t ever reach a big moment of personal epiphany or even slow broad upward maturity in his life You don #t have to like the dude he barely # have to like the dude he barely himself but the brutal honesty was appealing and I laughed out loud often I ve been reading addiction memoirs lately because they help motivate me to stay sober but it turns out an unapologetic addiction. Ty yet maintains a allows humor that will leave you shaking your head in disbeliefJude is one of the top hip hop radio
hosts on Sirius Satellite radio His self published print on demand edition of Hyena has beenon Sirius Satellite radio His self published print on demand edition of Hyena has been indie bestseller despite having no ebook or physical distribution.
Jude Angelini ´ 6 charactersToo ood I m really not sure how I feel Am I jealous for not banging all the pussy the author did and in the ways described and under the influence of all those chemical sex enhancers or Fake Mustache grateful for not having my synapses burnt with PCP The jury is still out While waiting I m off to the seuel If you are not familiar with Angelini this might not be the book for you But for a fan it is a must read Surprisingly elouent and poignant this collection of short stories runs theambit of emotions Angelini effectively undercuts the tragedy in his life with uproarious doses of twisted humor Great work Jude I have a stepson 22 who I occasionally talk to about my reading habits and what not Hyena is the first and to date only book he asked me to reuest and pick up from the library for him When he returned it to me and I asked him if he thought I d like it he told me he loved it but the subject matter might be a bit too adult for me How do you like tha. Hyena is a collection of autobiographical stories by Jude Angelini which takes the reader on his journey of heartbreak depravity deftly moving
Between His Adult Lifehis adult life his childhood Desert Rose and Her Highfalutin Hog growing up a town outside of Detroit Each story is told with brutal hones.