Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Hell on Wheels” as Want to Read:
Hell on Wheels
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Hell on Wheels

3.88 of 5 stars 3.88  ·  rating details  ·  17 ratings  ·  4 reviews
What one can get up to in a wheelchair!
Paperback, 240 pages
Published August 1st 1998 by Serpent's Tail
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Hell on Wheels, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Hell on Wheels

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 31)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Nick Colen
A little bit mystery a little bit thriller a whole lot of entertainment. Daniel Evan Weiss is one of my all time favorite authors. The NY times called him "the evil kanievel of novelist" his stories are gritty to the point of being filthy but they also feature more heart and honesty than almost any of his more famous contemporaries.
Martina Hava
This is the story of a tennis star revelling in his glamorous life full of joy; joy that includes many women. Two of them he sees on a steady basis and many more besides these two. The main character of the book enjoys the same life style as many other famous people.

All of a sudden…. Kaboom….. and all is over in the blink of an eye . . . in a mere second the life of this rich and famous tennis player is trashed beyond recognition and will never be the same . . . accident, injury, life as a crip
My grade: C+. A very different and interesting book. The beginning didn't grab me, and after reading about a quarter of the book I set it down. There were also a lot of short sentences. Perhaps the author was using this as a technique to portray Marty's voice, but it took me from the story. I picked the book up months later and became engaged by the characters that wouldn't be pinned down. Did Marty's ex-girlfriend Esther intentionally run him down, resulting in his double amputation? Or was it ...more
Yanfang Chen
See pass the inconvenience of wheelchair life, the Inner Light, whether or not understood by the owner himself, is the source of power, the reason to survive, and the driving force to find forgiveness and happiness in life. The story may be fictional, the soul is not. This is a story of Light, shining through the darkness of reality all around.

Weiss' books are always philosophical, psychological and intensely sexual – more than vanilla. Enjoy!

Watch out for Daniel Evan Weiss' new book that's com
Cathy added it
Aug 18, 2014
Victoria Darkins
Victoria Darkins marked it as to-read
May 22, 2014
AnnaMaria marked it as to-read
Apr 29, 2014
John Skierski
John Skierski marked it as to-read
Nov 15, 2013
F_lea marked it as to-read
May 26, 2013
Mark Denton
Mark Denton marked it as to-read
Dec 28, 2012
Shane added it
Aug 04, 2011
Elaine marked it as to-read
Nov 17, 2010
Krysta marked it as to-read
Dec 30, 2009
Mark marked it as to-read
Nov 13, 2009
Doubletrouble marked it as to-read
Oct 26, 2009
Eric Vincent
Eric Vincent marked it as to-read
Apr 19, 2009
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Daniel Evan Weiss is the author of four novels: The Roaches Have No King, Hell on Wheels, Honk if You Love Aphrodite, and The Swine’s Wedding. His most recent book is non-fiction, The Magic of Middle-aged Women: Romance, Sex, Deviance--Freedom.
More about Daniel Evan Weiss...
The Roaches Have No King The Swine's Wedding Honk If You Love Aphrodite 100% American The Magic of Middle-Aged Women: Love, Sex, Deviance--Freedom

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »