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Make Something Up -- Stories You Can't Unread

Palahniuk, Chuck

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ISBN 10: 0385538057 / ISBN 13: 9780385538053
Published by Doubleday, New York, 2015
Condition: As New Hardcover
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Author's first collection of short fiction, with 22 stories and a novella. Paper and cloth over boards, with gilt on spine. Signed by the author on a tipped-in page. An UNREAD copy in AS NEW condition, first edition, first printing with number line starting with "1." Gold "signed first edition" sticker on front of DJ added by publisher. An added inclusion is an AS NEW copy of Fight Club 2, by Dark Horse Comics, sold together with "Make Something Up" and with a list price of $3.99. Bookseller Inventory # 160322

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Title: Make Something Up -- Stories You Can't ...

Publisher: Doubleday, New York

Publication Date: 2015

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:As New

Dust Jacket Condition: As New

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Stories you'll never forget—just try—from literature's favorite transgressive author

Representing work that spans several years, Make Something Up is a compilation of 21 stories and one novella (some previously published, some not) that will disturb and delight. In "Expedition," fans will be thrilled to find to see a side of Tyler Durden never seen before in a precusor story to Fight Club. And in other stories, the absurdity of both life and death are on full display; in "Zombies," the best and brightest of a high school prep school become tragically addicted to the latest drug craze: electric shocks from cardiac defibrillators. In "Knock, Knock," a son hopes to tell one last off-color joke to a father in his final moments, while in "Tunnel of Love," a massage therapist runs the curious practice of providing 'relief' to dying clients. 

Funny, caustic, bizarre, poignant; these stories represent everything readers have come to love and expect from Chuck Palahniuk.

About the Author:

CHUCK PALAHNIUK is the author of fourteen novels—Beautiful You, Doomed, Damned, Tell-All, Pygmy, Snuff, Rant, Haunted, Diary, Lullaby, Choke, Invisible Monsters, Survivor, and Fight Club—which have sold more than five million copies altogether in the United States. He is also the author of Fugitives and Refugees, published as part of the Crown Journey Series, and the nonfiction collection Stranger Than Fiction. He lives in the Pacific Northwest. Visit him on the web at chuckpalahniuk.net.

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