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Read ↠ Children of Las Vegas Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Thirty seven million people visit Las Vegas every year It's a city that offers to fulfil all your desires without any repercussions What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas right But what happens to the people who have to grow up there Children of Las Vegas tells ten of their stories recorded by award winning author Timothy O'Grady tales of overdoses desert shoot outs suicides casinos desert air and broken dreams They inc. A cautionary tale of the highest order Glad to see a few phoenixes rise from the ashes

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Read ↠ Children of Las Vegas Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook The wheel spinners These are the children whose parents don't come home until they've left for school These are the children whose parents might not come home at allTheir stories are interspersed with short essays about the city by Timothy and portraits by highly acclaimed photographer Steve Pyke There are horror stories in every city but these things aren't just happening in Las Vegas they're happening because of it. Este libro expresa en mucho y de una forma muy diferente a lo ue yo hubiera podido decir mi impresi n de unas Vegas ue visit y ue no me impresionaron tanto como a mucha m s gente ue conozco Como psic loga social este libro me ha resultado interesante sin embargo tambi n como lectora me ha dado mucho para reflexionar y entender por u ese lema de lo ue pasa en las Vegas no terminaba de parecerme tan esperanzador como lo uieren hacer sonar gracias al marketing

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Read ↠ Children of Las Vegas Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Lude the son of a casino owner whose father gambled their fortune away and died broke and alone; a mother of five whose partner kidnapped her children and is now a meth addict living in the tunnels within sight of the glittering lights of the city; and a 23 year old star performer turned male prostituteThese are the children of the card dealers and the cocktail shakers the jugglers and the dancers the limo drivers and. Having grown up in Vegas I can relate to everything I DID read Unfortunately I just wasn t in the mood to relive it the whole thing so I didn t get all the way through For those folks who have written reviews elsewhere rejecting the idea that the author only sought out a saturated handful of Vegas folks to interview and therefore only heard the down and dirtyskewed perspective in my opinion the majority of people who are raised in Vegas have a similar upbringing as these interviewees they aren t the minority Vegas isn t a place you think about when dreaming of raising a family and for good reason it s full of drugs excessive drinking addictive gambling blatant sexualization of women gangs violence transience and poverty The public schools are a joke and when I grew up most folks had to work in the casinos where there wasn t health care vacationssick time or decent shifts so sprinkle in all that comes from not having parents at home and all the stress of having little to no job security Long story short good for the author for shining some light on what it is like growing up in a city known for depravity

  • Hardcover
  • 176
  • Children of Las Vegas
  • Timothy OGrady
  • English
  • 03 May 2018
  • 9781783522507