|Junky (1953) [Novel]|
by William S. Burroughs
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William Burroughs speaks with years of experience with junk and adds his own peculiar turns of phrase to the common story of a junkie who must eventually go straight or die. Burroughs speaks graphically about the junkie's hunger for the hypo as well as about his ambiguous sexuality and strange hallucinations.
Original title: Junky
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Troubled Lives