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Stuart David’s cult vintage, The Peacock Manifesto, was once defined by means of the large factor as ‘a Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas for the Transporting generation,’ and by way of Scotland On Sunday as 'a lightning-paced explosion at the web page. A banquet of bruising humour.'

It tells the tale of Peacock Johnson, a well-dressed Glasgow hard-man who heads for the United States armed simply with a Glen Campbell list, and an concept that he believes is sure to flip him right into a dance tune millionaire. Peacock touches down in Chicago, and units off on a wild street journey around the kingdom with an ex-con referred to as Evil Bob.

Let unfastened within the land of gun-totting taxi drivers, gargantuan sandwiches, and ecstatic Elvis worship, Peacock watches his plans spiraling chaotically uncontrolled as he travels in the direction of a whole on collision with American tradition, at breakneck pace- doing every thing he can to carry onto his Glaswegian imaginative and prescient of the yankee Dream.

Praise for The Peacock Manifesto:

‘The DJing scene by myself is, as Peacock could say, “pure f*cking genius”’ UNCUT

‘With a frenetic mix of farce and truth David has created a rollercoaster experience of a novel.’ ATTITUDE

‘The f-word count number is perhaps an international checklist” THE BOOKSELLER MAGAZINE

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