Play It As It Lays  


Play It As It Lays
Macmillan | November 15, 2005 | 213 pages
ISBN: 9780374529949

A ruthless dissection of American life in the late 1960s, "Play It As It Lays" captures the mood of an entire generation. Joan Didion chose Hollywood to serve as her microcosm of contemporary society and exposed a culture characterized by emptiness and ennui.