Roadkill by Kinky Friedman – Book Review

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The detective game is back on. Friedman has been called to the tour bus of his old mate, Willie Nelson, who tells him about how the bus ran over an Indian man. Then Willie Nelson disappears. Friedman knows the two are connected, but how can he prove it?

Love it. Insanely strange, humourous, weird, and really enjoyable. Plus a whole lot of Kinky-isms. And some real – real? – Willie Nelson! Marvelous.

Blast from the Past by Kinky Friedman

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Kinky Friedman is enjoying life – drinking a ton, doing some drugs, couch surfing and generally enjoying sleazy New York when suddenly, it seems like someone is out to get him. And get him dead. This is the book that introduces Friedman fans to his world and has him meeting up with all variety of folks that become his world for future books.

It’s fun, it’s lighthearted, it’s not all that politically correct, but that’s easy enough to forgive. It makes you want to live in the sleazy New York of yesteryear, with all of the filth and violence and everything.