New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
Next book >>
book cover of 



A novel by

A pro softball player, an alcoholic husband, a drug deal out of town, and buried treasure - the postmodern and vibrantly pulpy debut novel from Hob Broun

The heroine of Odditorium is Tildy Soileau, a professional softball player stuck in a down-and-out marriage in South Florida. Leaving her husband to his own boozy inertia, she jumps at the chance to travel to New York with Jimmy Christo, only recently released from a mental institution, and make some much-needed cash on a drug deal.

Adventure is just as much a motivating force, though, and Tildy quickly gets involved with a charismatic drug dealer; meanwhile, in carrying out business, Jimmy is dangerously sidetracked in Tangier. By the time the two are back in Florida, a financial boon greets them, but here, too, trouble is in the wings. Formally daring and full of jolts of the unexpected, Odditorium is an addictive romp through shady realms.

Used availability for Hob Broun's Odditorium

See all available used copies of this book at Abebooks UK or Abebooks US

Hardback Editions

January 1983 : USA Hardback
Title: Odditorium
Author(s): Broun Hob
ISBN: 0-06-015027-0 / 978-0-06-015027-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

October 2013 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Odditorium: A Novel
Author(s): Hob Broun
Publisher: Open Road Media
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Search for