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Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

193 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in 20 languages and held by 3,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young man who discovers that his rage at living in a world filled with failure and lies cannot be pacified by an empty consumer culture. Relief for him and his disenfranchised peers comes in the form of secret after-hours boxing matches held in the basements of bars
Choke : a novel by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

79 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Mancini, a medical-school dropout, is an antihero for our deranged times. Needing to pay elder care for his mother, Victor has devised an ingenious scam: he pretends to choke on pieces of food while dining in upscale restaurants. He then allows himself to be "saved" by fellow patrons who, feeling responsible for Victor's life, go on to send checks to support him. When he's not pulling this stunt, Victor cruises sexual addiction recovery workshops for action, visits his addled mom, and spends his days working at a colonial theme park
Lullaby : a novel by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

54 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assigned to a story on sudden infant death syndrome, journalist Carl Streator finds a poetry anthology that contains an African chant that becomes lethal when spoken or thought in someone's direction
Damned by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

50 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As thirteen-year-old Madison tries to figure out how she died and ended up in Hell, she learns how to manipulate the corrupt system of demons and bodily fluids
Pygmy by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

54 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pygmy -- a young adult from a totalitarian state, disguised as an exchange student -- plans a terrorist attack and depicts U.S. Midwestern life through the eyes of a hateful, indoctrinated little killer, in a satire of American xenophobia
Haunted : a novel of stories by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

53 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three stories chronicle the experiences of people who have answered an ad for an artist's retreat, believing that they will find a peaceful refuge, only to find themselves isolated and trapped in a cavernous old theater
Diary : a novel by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

49 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working as a hotel maid despite her dreams of being an artist, Misty keeps a diary as she sits by the side of her husband, comatose after a suicide attempt, which unlocks Misty's creative energies and causes her to paint compulsively
Rant : an oral biography of Buster Casey by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

36 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buster "Rant" Casey just may be the most efficient serial killer of our time. A high school rebel, Rant Casey escapes from his small town home for the big city where he becomes the leader of an urban demolition derby called Party Crashing. Rant Casey will die a spectacular highway death, after which his friends gather the testimony needed to build an oral history of his short, violent life. With hilarity, horror, and blazing insight, Rant is a mind-bending vision of the future, as only Chuck Palahniuk could ever imagine. BONUS: This ebook edition includes an excerpt from Chuck Palahniuk's Doomed
Beautiful you by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

49 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invited by notorious playboy C. Linus Maxwell to a Paris hotel, Manhattan legal associate Penny Harrigan discovers that she is a test subject for the final development of sex toys for women that will render men obsolete and make Maxwell the most powerful person in the world
Tell-all by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

41 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hazie Coogan, who for decades has tended to the outsized needs of veteran actress Katherine "Miss Kathie" Kenton, discovers that bounder Webster Carlton Westward III has written a celebrity tell-all memoir foretelling Miss Kathie's death in a forthcoming Lillian Hellman-penned musical extravaganza. As the body count mounts, Hazie must execute a plan to save Katherine Kenton for her fans--and for posterity
Fight club by David Fincher( Visual )

115 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground 'fight clubs' forming in every town -- until a sensuous and mysterious woman comes between the two men and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion"--Back of container
Doomed by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

36 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The continued adventures of Madison, the heroine of DAMNED, who escapes Hell and comes back to Earth"--
Snuff by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

58 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cassie Wright, porn priestess, intends to cap her legendary career by breaking the world record for serial fornication. On camera. With six hundred men. Snuff unfolds from the perspectives of Mr. 72, Mr. 137, and Mr. 600, who await their turn on camera in a very crowded green room. This wild, lethally funny, and thoroughly researched novel brings the huge yet underacknowledged presence of pornography in contemporary life into the realm of literary fiction at last. Who else but Chuck Palahniuk would dare do such a thing? Who else could do it so well, so unflinchingly, and with such an incendiary (you might say) climax"--Jacket
Make something up : stories you can't unread by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

25 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"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. 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. And in "Excursion," fans will be thrilled to find to see a side of Tyler Durden never seen before in a precusor story to Fight Club. Funny, caustic, bizarre, poignant; these stories represent everything readers have come to love and expect from Chuck Palahniuk"--
Adjustment Day by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

21 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politicians have brought the nation to the brink of a third world war in an effort to control the burgeoning population of young males. Working-class men dream of burying the elites. Professors propound theories that offer students only the bleakest future. Into this dyspeptic time, a blue-black book is launched carrying such wisdom as: Imagine there's no God; there is no Heaven or Hell; there is only your son and his son and his son and the world you leave for them -- The weak want you to forgo your destiny just as they've shirked theirs -- A smile is your best bulletproof vest. Are the directives in the Talbott book the secrets to surviving? Or are they something else entirely? When Adjustment Day arrives, it fearlessly makes real the logical conclusion of every separatist fantasy, alternative fact, and conspiracy theory lurking in the American psyche
Survivor : a novel by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

42 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The leader of a suicide cult commandeers a Boeing 747 and dictates his life story into the black box while waiting for the plane to run out of fuel. The suicide is the ultimate media event of Tender Branson, self-styled messiah, many of whose followers have already killed themselves. Or were they murdered? By the author of Fight Club
Stranger than fiction : true stories by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

20 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nonfiction writings consisting of essays and journalistics pieces documents encounters with Marilyn Manson and Juliette Lewis, the challenges faced by the author when "Fight Club" was made into a movie, the lives of submariners, and the violent experiences of college wrestlers
Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk( )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a listless office employee meets Tyler Durden, his ho-hum life takes a dramatic turn as a contender in amateur bare-knuckle street fighting matches that soon develop a fanatical following
Rant : an oral biography of Buster Casey by Chuck Palahniuk( Recording )

15 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 1,143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 21st century serial killer Buster "Rant" Casey dies in a fiery blaze of glory, three of his closest compatriots--a gang of urban demolition derby aficionados affiliated with a group calling themselves The Party Crashers--travel back to his hometown of Middleton to record an oral history of their fallen idol. Conducting interviews with Rant's family and childhood friends and enemies, they compile stories about Rant's fascination with vermin, the plague of rabies he unleashed on the world, the formation of the Party Crashers, and other legends surrounding America's newest and greatest celebrity mass murderer. But the question remains: "Who was Rant Casey?"--
Invisible monsters by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

33 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The career of a model ends when she is disfigured in an accident. Suspecting the accident was the work of her ex-boyfriend and his new girlfriend, she takes revenge by slipping him a drug to grow breasts
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Fight Club
Choke : a novelLullaby : a novelDamnedPygmyHaunted : a novel of storiesDiary : a novelRant : an oral biography of Buster CaseyTell-all
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Bālānīk, Tšāk, 1962-

Çak Palanik

Čakas Palanikas

Čaks Palahņuks

Chuck Palahniuk

Chuck Palahniuk American novelist, essayist

Chuck Palahniuk americký spisovatel

Chuck Palahniuk Amerikaans schrijver

Chuck Palahniuk amerikai regényíró, esszéíró

Chuck Palahniuk amerikansk författare

Chuck Palahniuk amerikansk skribent

Chuck Palahniuk écrivain américain

Chuck Palahniuk Escrito americano, autor de Clube da Luta

Chuck Palahniuk scrittore statunitense

Chuck Palahniuk US-amerikanischer Autor

Palagnjuk, Č. 1962-

Palahniuk, Č. 1962-

Palahniuk, Charles Michael.

Palahniuk Charles Michael‏ 1962-....

Palahniuk Chuck

Palahniukas Chuckas

Palahnjuk, Čak

Palahnjuk, Čak 1962-

Palahņuks, Čaks 1962-

Palahņuks, Čārlzs Maikls 1962-

Palanik, C. 1962-

Palanik, Čak 1962-

Palanik, Tjak

Palaniuk, C. M. 1962-

Palaniuk, Charles Michael 1962-

Palanjuks, Čaks 1962-

Τσακ Παλάνιουκ

Паланик Чак

Паланик, Чак‏ 1962-

Чак Паланик американский писатель и журналист

Чак Паланік

Чак Паланік сучасны амерыканскі сатырычны пісьменнік і вольны журналіст

Чак Поланик

Чак Поланік

Чък Паланюк

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צ'אק פלאניוק

بولانيك، تشاك

تشاك بولانيك

چاک پالنیک

چاک پائولانیک نویسنده آمریکایی

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척 팔라닉

팔라닉, 척 1962-


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