Newlywed Alice Brody appears to have the perfect life. The one
fly in the ointment is her mother's detestable boyfriend, Louie
Scifo: champion of incredibly bad taste and a bona fide stalker.
After Alice's mother cuts him loose, Louie's determination to win
back her love casts Alice's whole family into disarray. So Alice
embarks on a mission to rid her mother of Louie once and for all,
in this rambunctious comedy of manners that is at once "dizzying,
hilarious, authentic, and original" (Washington Post Book