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John Dies at the End

Wong, David

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ISBN 10: 031255513X / ISBN 13: 9780312555139
Published by Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Pressw, New York, 2009
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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First Edition, First Printing. Book Condition: Near Fine. Top and bottom of spine is slightly softened but still quite stiff. Just not perfect. Feels gently read. I hold a very high standard for a "FINE" grade. I just can't do it. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Really no flaws to report. As a collector myself, I don't like surprises. All flaws listed. Jacket is protected in mylar cover and book placed in archival bag. I can send Photos Via email but I prefer to text them if possible. If you are looking for this title in a collectible condition send a request for some photos. They are easy to send and well worth the few minutes it takes to do. Bookseller Inventory # 000336

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Title: John Dies at the End

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Pressw, New York

Publication Date: 2009

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

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David Wong has updated the Lovecraft tradition and infused it with humor that rather than lessening the horror, increases it dramatically. Every time I set the book down down, I was wary that something really was afoot, that there were creatures I couldn't see, and that because I suspected this, I was next. Engaging, comic, and terrifying.-- Joe Garden, Features Editor, The Onion
"Wong is like a mash-up of Douglass Adams and Stephen King... 'page-turner' is an understatement."
--Don Coscarelli, director, Phantasm I-V, Bubba Ho-tep

"That rarest of things--a genuinely scary story."--David Wellington, author of Monster Island, Vampire Zero

"JOHN DIES AT THE END has a cult following for a reason: it's horrific, thought-provoking, and hilarious all at once. This is one of the most entertaining and addictive novels I've ever read."--Jacob Kier, Publisher, Permuted Press

STOP. You should not have touched this flyer with your bare hands. NO, don't put it down. It's too late. They're watching you. My name is David Wong. My best friend is John. Those names are fake. You might want to change yours. You may not want to know about the things you'll read on these pages, about the sauce, about Korrok, about the invasion, and the future. But it's too late. You touched the book. You're in the game. You're under the eye. The only defense is knowledge. You need to read this book, to the end. Even the part with the bratwurst. Why? You just have to trust me.

The important thing is this: The drug is called Soy Sauce and it gives users a window into another dimension. John and I never had the chance to say no. You still do. I'm sorry to have involved you in this, I really am. But as you read about these terrible events and the very dark epoch the world is about to enter as a result, it is crucial you keep one thing in mind: None of this was my fault.

About the Author:

David Wong is the pseudonym of Jason Pargin, online humorist, National Lampoon contributor, and editor in chief of Cracked.com.

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