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By Lee Gutkind

Dubbed—some could say drubbed—the “godfather at the back of artistic nonfiction” through Vanity Fair, Lee Gutkind takes the party of those essays, and the wealthy fabric of his personal lifestyles, to outline, shield, and extra extend the style he has performed a lot to form. the result's an explosive and hilarious memoir of Gutkind’s colourful existence as a motorcyclist, a scientific insider, a sailor, a faculty professor, an overaged insecure father, and a literary whipping boy.
 
In Forever Fat Gutkind battles his weight, his ex-wives, his father, his rabbi, his psychiatrist, and his critics in a lifelong cross-country, cross-cultural look for balance and id. And from Gutkind’s battles, it's the reader who emerges a winner, handled to an engrossing tale of the simultaneous awakening of a guy and his venture, and of the consistent fight, in literature and in lifestyles, to deal with reminiscence and mind's eye. this is the common, symbolic fact that irrespective of how some distance you trip, irrespective of what number years cross, you'll by no means thoroughly shed the weighty luggage of formative years. but, as Gutkind proves repeatedly, he has realized to explain his burden with an ever-lightening brilliance.

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