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by Sarah Kernochan (Goodreads Author)
On the road with a pair of sexual con artists preying on men and their wallets. Author Kernochan followed around a real duo before writing this riotous, raunchy novel. The story: a conniving (and big-breasted) scam queen named Kristal schools a young (small-breasted) naif in the art of the "dry hustle." Starting in a Times Square dance hall, the two women travel across bic ...more
Paperback, 308 pages
Published February 1st 1978 by Berkley
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This has been called an erotic classic and I agree with that assessment. But it is even more. A personal account, an exploration into the unforeseen, a set of superb characterizations the reader hates to acknowledge but cannot resist. Very adult, even troubling, a masterpiece nonetheless.
I decided to be a writer at age 14. The books I loved made me want to draw love in the same way, to beguile and woo a reader away from the sensory world. I don't think of myself as an author but rather as a storyteller. I have only published two books because I got sidetracked into film. That career reached its peak with my directing a movie from my own script called "All I Wanna Do" [original tit ...moreMore about Sarah Kernochan...