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Fish, Soap and Bonds follows the movements of three homeless people on the unforgiving streets of Los Angeles. Through their eyes we experience both the depths and heights of humanity: hate and discrimination, sacrifice and redemption. This is the third in Fondation's series of "LA Stories."
Paperback, 172 pages
Published March 1st 2007 by Raw Dog Screaming Press
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Fish, Soap and Bonds
Larry Fondation
Raw Dog Screaming Press
9781933293370 $13.95 http://www.rawdogscreaming.com

A late chapter in this novel about homeless people set in Los Angeles, titled "Sticks," lists things they regularly encounter: baseball bats, match sticks, toothpicks, swizzle sticks. We're as familiar with them as they are, but it's less likely we're going to know intimately the batons and night sti...more
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Larry Fondation has lived in LA since the 1980s and worked for fifteen years as an organizer in South Central Los Angeles, Compton, and East LA. His fiction and non-fiction has appeared in a range of diverse publications including Flaunt (where he is Special Correspondent), Fiction International, Quarterly West, the Los Angeles Times and the Harvard Business Review.
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