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The Ask: A Novel

The Ask - Sam Lipsyte The problem with anti-heroes is that you don't particularly like them. So it goes with Milo Burke, the schlumpy and uninspiring protagonist of Sam Lipsyte's latest. However, as much as I don't like Milo, I can't help but love Lipsyte's oft-inspired prose. Best I've seen from him yet. [full review]