Me and the Devil

  • by Nick Tosches
  • Narrated by Rick Zieff
  • 13 hrs and 2 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

An aging New Yorker, a writer named Nick, feels life ebbing out of him. One night, at a dimly lit bar, he meets a tantalizing young woman, and the night that follows is the most extraordinary of his life. Propelled by uncontrollable, primordial desires, he tastes human blood for the first time and is filled with a sexual and spiritual ecstasy.
His revival quickly fades, and soon Nick is yearning for another taste of the elusive rapture. There follows a descent into madness and unimaginable hell, and a pursuit of otherworldly revelation.
With his vast knowledge of ancient wisdom, Nick Tosches has written a raw and blazing story that tracks from our darkest desires to the most sublime quests for beauty and truth. Outrageous, disturbing, and brilliant, Me and the Devil is a novel unlike any other.

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Most Helpful

13 Hours of my life I will never get back.

If you enjoy listening to the dry drunk ramblings of an old man, then you will like this book. I'm sure the author thinks he is being philosophical but it is painfully boring and tedious. Do not waste your time.
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- barc2003

Brilliantly bizarre

A surreal story composed of uncompromising insights and fantastic madness; at once disconcerting and gripping.
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- JS

Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-04-2012
  • Publisher: Hachette Audio