|aThe harder they come |b[a novel] |cT. Coraghessan Boyle.
|a1st Ecco pbk. ed.
|aNew York, NY |bEcco|c2016.
|a384 p. |c21 cm.
|aSet in contemporary Northern California, The Harder They Come explores the volatile connections between three damaged people -- an aging ex-Marine and Vietnam veteran, his psychologically unstable son, and the son's paranoid, much older lover -- as they careen towards an explosive confrontation.