Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

The Color of Money
Walter Tevis


It has been twenty years since the epic match-up between Eddie Felson and Minnesota Fats. Having gone from bona fide stardom to playing in exhibition matches for cable television, Eddie decides that he’d like to give the game one more shot.¬†With a failed marriage behind him and a new generation of competitors in his way, Eddie must face his demons and find the will to succeed once more.

Paperback, 240pp
Orion, 2015 (1984)
ISBN 9781474600828