Deadeye Dick ~~ Kurt Vonnegut


Description
Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut
WATCH OUT FOR LIFE. IT'LL GET YA!
In the euphoria of colossal innocence, he shot a bullet in the air. By the time it fell to earth, twelve-year-old Rudy Waltz was condemned as a double murderer, committed to care for his ruined parents -- his mother, whose ultimate fate rested on a radioactive mantelpiece, and his father, who -- in his salad days -- had found his best and only friend in a hapless young art student, Adolf Hitler. It was an odd beginning, if not an auspicious one. What can you expect when you're born in an Ohio city destined to be depopulated by a "friendly" neutron bomb? And -- after all -- it was only the beginning. As for the rest, ask Rudy, forever to be known as...DEADEYE DICK
Full Synopsis
About the Book
  • Published:
    1982
  • Formats:
    Print / eBook / Audio
  • Pages:
    288
  • Purchase:
    Buy
Time Period
  • Contemporary
Classification
  • Classics
What Readers Are Saying
What do you think? Write your own comment on this book!
   Write a Comment 
Reader Tags
get social with us
Share this page: