Regular price: $19.95
Buy Now with 1 Credit
Buy Now for $19.95
Where would we be without Neal Cassady? There would be no "On the Road,” "One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” “Electric Kool Aid Acid Test,” or "Fear and Loathing."
There had never been a muse like Cassady in American literature, never. This is his story. This is his family.
TIP: Start on Audio Chapter #3, the first two chapters are others talking about the book. I like to start right with *his* voice.
Neal Cassady's legendary charisma comes through in every line.This is his only published book. It’s a story of depression era squalor that will stick in the craw of every person shouting "Make America great again," Cassady spins a tale for the ages. If you haven't heard this, your Beat education is incomplete.
By family background, Neal was an Okie before his wild days in Denver, San Francisco, or working the California rails. Luke Daniels' narration captures his Western voice spot-on.
4 of 4 people found this review helpful