Young Adam


ISBN: 0802139779


Trocchi, Alexander. New York: Grove Press (2003). . Trade paperback. 146 pp. A couple of pages are dog-eared. “Joe is a drifter who works as a hired hand on a barge traveling the Clyde River between Glasgow and Edinburgh. As the story opens, he finds the corpse of a young woman drifting downstream. Was it an accident? Suicide? Murder? As the police investigate and arrest a suspect, it becomes apparent that Joe knew the dead woman and has more information than he’s telling.” Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: .