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Pygmy by  Chuck Palahniuk - 1st Edition - 2009 - from Sparkle Books (SKU: 003159)

Pygmy

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Pygmy

by Palahniuk, Chuck

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  • hardcover
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Canada: Doubleday Canada, 2009 First Printing, First Canadian Edition (Doubleday, Div. Of Random House). Near Fine Condition, Unclipped Dust Jacket Has Very Slight Edgewear. No Writing Or Marks. Giftable.

Synopsis

The Manchurian Candidate meets South Park--Chuck Palahniuk's finest novel since the generation-defining Fight Club."Begins here first account of operative me, agent number 67 on arrival Midwestern American airport greater _____ area. Flight _____. Date _____. Priority mission top success to complete. Code name: Operation Havoc."Thus speaks Pygmy, one of a handful of young adults from a totalitarian state sent to the United States, disguised as exchange students, to live with typical American families and blend in, all the while planning an unspecified act of massive terrorism. Palahniuk depicts Midwestern life through the eyes of this thoroughly indoctrinated little killer, who hates us with a passion, in this cunning double-edged satire of an American xenophobia that might, in fact, be completely justified. For Pygmy and his fellow operatives are cooking up something big, something truly awful, that will bring this big dumb country and its fat dumb inhabitants to their knees.It's a comedy. And a romance.

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Details

Bookseller
Sparkle Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
003159
Title
Pygmy
Author
Palahniuk, Chuck
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday Canada
Place of Publication
Canada
Date published
2009
Keywords
FICTION U.S. MARTIAL ARTS
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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