Random Acts of Senseless Violence

Random Acts of Senseless Violence

Book Title: Random Acts of Senseless Violence

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin

Format: Paperback | 240 pages

Publication Date: 10 Oct 2013

ISBN-13: 9780575132306

It's just a little later than now and Lola Hart is writing her life in a diary. She's a nice middle-class girl on the verge of her teens who schools at the calm end of town.

A normal, happy, girl.

But in a disintegrating New York she is a dying breed. War is breaking out on Long Island, the army boys are flamethrowing the streets, five Presidents have been assassinated in a year. No one notices any more. Soon Lola and her family must move over to the Lower East side - Loisaida - to the Pit and the new language of violence of the streets.

The metamorphosis of the nice Lola Hart into the new model Lola has begun ...