by Ben Brooks
A JERWOOD FICTION UNCOVERED PRIZE 2014 WINNERShe's online. 'I booked a hotel,' I say. 'Near Marble Arch.''That sounds great, hon. I can't wait to see you.''Yeah. Me too.''I'm vaguely nervous.''Don't be.'Do be. I'm a child. Lolito is a love story about a fifteen year-old boy who meets a middle-aged woman on the internet.
When his long-term girlfriend and first love Alice, betrays him at a house party, Etgar goes looking for cyber solace in the arms of Macy, a stunning but bored housewife he meets online.
What could possibly go wrong . . . ?Hilarious, fearless and utterly outrageous, Lolito is a truly twenty-first century love story.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 13/09/2003
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781782111580
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