Make Something Up: Stories You Can't Unread (Hardcover)

Stories You Can't Unread

By Chuck Palahniuk

Doubleday Books, 9780385538053, 336pp.

Publication Date: May 26, 2015

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Description

Stories you'll never forget just try from literature's favorite transgressive author
Representing work that spans several years, Make Something Upis 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 toFight 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, andFight Club which have sold more than five million copies altogether in the United States. He is also the author ofFugitives and Refugees, published as part of the Crown Journey Series, and the nonfiction collectionStranger Than Fiction. He lives in the Pacific Northwest. Visit him on the web at chuckpalahniuk.net."
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