Chuck Palahniuk

Charles Michael "Chuck" Palahniuk (born February 21, 1962) is an American novelist and freelance journalist, who describes his work as "transgressional" fiction. He is the author of the award-winning novel Fight Club.
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Lullaby by Chuck Palahniuk by Chuck Palahniuk
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Carl Streator is a reporter investigating Sudden Infant Death Syndrome for a softnews feature. After responding to several calls with paramedics he notices that all the dead children were read the same poem from the same library book the night before they died. Its a culling song an ancient African spell for euthanizing sick or old people. Researching it he meets a woman who killed her own child with it accidentally. He himself accidentally killed his own wife and child with the same poe  read more
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Diary by Chuck Palahniuk by Chuck Palahniuk
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Diary takes the form of a coma diary kept by one Misty Tracy Wilmot as her husband lies senseless in hospital after a suicide attempt. Once she was an art student dreaming of creativity and freedom now after marrying Peter at art school and being brought back to once quaint now touristoverrun Waytansea Island shes been reduced to the condition of a resort hotel maid. Peter it turns out has been hiding rooms in houses hes refurbished and scrawling vile messages all over the walls. Angr  read more
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Pygmy by Chuck Palahniuk by Chuck Palahniuk
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Agent Number 67 nicknamed Pygmy for his diminutive size arrives in the United States from his totalitarian homeland. An exchange student he is welcomed with open arms by his Midwestern host family. Simpsonsspinoffs they introduce him into the rituals of postmodern American life which he views with utter contempt. Along with his fellow operatives he is planning something big something truly truly awful to bring this big dumb countrys fat inhabitants to their knees.  read more
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Stranger Than Fiction: True Stories by Chuck Palahniuk
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Snuff by Chuck Palahniuk
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Fugitives and Refugees: A Walk Through Portland, Oregon by Chuck Palahniuk
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Want to know where Chuck Palahniuk's tonsils currently reside? Been looking for a naked mannequin to hide in your kitchen cabinets? What goes on at the Scum Center? How do you get to the Apocalypse Cafe? In the closest thing he may ever write to an autobiography, Chuck Palahniuk provides answers to all these questions and more as he takes you through the streets, sewers, and local haunts of Portland, Oregon. According to Katherine Dunn, author of the cult classic Geek Love, Portland is the home of America's "fugitives and refugees." Get to know these folks, the "most cracked of the crackpots," as Palahniuk calls them, and come along with him on an adventure through the parts of Portland you might not otherwise believe actually exist. Here are strange personal museums, weird annual events, and ghost stories. Tour the tunnels under downtown Portland. Visit swingers' sex clubs, gay and straight. See Frances Gabe's famous 1940s Self-Cleaning House. Look into strange local customs like the I-Tit-a-Rod Race and the Santa Rampage. Learn how to talk like a local in a quick vocabulary lesson. Get to know, I mean really get to know, the animals at the Portland zoo.Oh, the list goes on and on.  read more
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Doomed by Chuck Palahniuk
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After a Halloween ritual gone awry, Madison finds herself trapped in Purgatory - or, as mortals like you and I know it, Earth. She can see and hear every detail of the world she left behind, yet she's invisible to everyone who's still alive. Not only do people look right through her, they walk right through her as well.  read more
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Damned by Chuck Palahniuk
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Choke by Chuck Palahniuk
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Victor Mancini has devised a complicated scam to pay for his mother's hospital care: pretend to be choking on a piece of food in a restaurant and the person who 'saves you' will feel responsible for you for the rest of their lives. Multiply that a couple of hundred times and you generate a healthy flow of cheques, week in, week out.  read more
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