Gus Reppo's parents won't leave him alone, following him to the air force base where he enlists to escape them. Gus still learns a thing or two about girls, crime, and punishment, though shades of mama are never far behind.
"Rick DeMarinis has long been one of my favorite writers; wherever he has cast his gaze, he has taught me something new about the way to see things." - Robert Olen Butler
November 2010 : USA Paperback
January 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition