Requiem for a Dream

Requiem for a Dream

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 26/04/2012
In stock
Usually dispatched within 2-3 working days
Make and edit your lists in your account
Check click & collect stock near you
Collect today: Pay in shop

Bookseller Reviews

View all
Requiem for a Dream
Requiem for a Dream
A heartbreaking story, delving into the profound complexities of addiction across a spectrum encompassing food addiction, sex, prescribed drugs and hard dr... READ MORE


Harry Goldfarb, heroin addict and son of lonely widow Sara, cares only about enjoying the good life with girlfriend Marion and best friend Tyrone C Love, and making the most of all the hash, poppers and dope they can get. Sara Goldfarb sits at home with the TV, dreaming of the life she could have and struggling with her own addictions - food and diet pills. But these four will pay a terrible price for the pleasures they believe they are entitled to. A passionate, heart-breaking tale of the crushing weight of hope and expectation, Requiem for a Dream is a dark modern-day fable of New York.

  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780141195667
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Weight: 179g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 14 mm

Customer Reviews

View all
Requiem for a Dream
a bit confusing
there is no speech marks in this book . or any capital letters etc so is a bit confusing to read
rosa canning ward