Askaripour closes the deal on the first page
Sharp, clever and often hilarious
An irresistible comic novel
Rhapsodic and incisive
Askaripour wields a sharp satirical blade to deliver social commentary . . . He may have written the first satire that doubles as self-help
This quick-witted, trenchant debut novel starts like a superhero origin story . . . What follows is a harrowing tale that operates at the fraught intersection of capitalism, race, and class
Blazing . . . A fast-paced, sharp, hilarious story with a lot of heart.
A wonderful, riotous romp
Black Buck is as funny as it is smart
A satire about race, work, ambition and power, it's sharp and hilarious. . . Different and fabulous
Askaripour's satire of the tech industry-and of the intersection between capitalism and American racial politics-will appeal to fans of Paul Beatty's Booker-prizewinning novel "The Sellout" and Jordan Peele's film "Get Out"
A crackling satire of corporate America, it has been compared to other classics of the genre Sorry to Bother You by Boots Riley and Jordan Belfort's The Wolf of Wall Street'
Fast-paced, energetic and confident
Sharp and hilarious . . . Different and fabulous
Energetic . . . Black Buck boasts a brisk pace, ebullient narrator and an inspirational tone
An entertaining read with much to say about race relations
A fast-paced and dazzling satire of sales, start-up business culture and race inequality told as a mock self-help sales guide
I love this so much. It's effortlessly funny, smart and satisfyingly self-aware