L.A. Bizarro (Paperback)
The All-New Insider's Guide to the Obscure, the Absurd, and the Perverse in Los Angeles
Chronicle Books (CA), 9780811865111, 367pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2009
The cult classic is back More than 10 years after pioneering the gonzo guidebook genre, this all-new edition of the beloved #1 best-selling guide to bad taste L.A. has been fully revised. Packed with 75% new material, L.A. Bizarro boasts scores of fresh discoveries plus original photos presented in luscious, lurid color. Connoisseurs of the weird and wonderful, Anthony Lovett and Matt Maranian steer readers into a world of culinary curiosities, morbid museums, sexual sideshows, and dipsomaniacal dives. From pet cemeteries to piata district, hundreds of odd and outr delights are laid bare for visitors and Angelenos alike.
About the Author
Matt Maranian is author of Pad and Pad Parties. A longtime L.A. resident, he now lives in Vermont. Anthony Lovett has lived in L.A. for over thirty years without losing his mind. His writing has appeared in Rolling Stone and L.A. Weekly.