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Palahniuk, Chuck

Overview
Works: 305 works in 1,652 publications in 21 languages and 49,268 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Suspense fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Humorous fiction  Experimental fiction  Science fiction  Black humor  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Author of introduction, Conceptor, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PS3566.A4554, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Chuck Palahniuk
Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

122 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 3,241 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
Lullaby : a novel by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

48 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,323 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
Choke : a novel by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

74 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical school dropout Victor Mancini comes up with a complicated but ingenious scam to pay for his mother's elder care, cruises sex addiction groups for action, and visits his zany mother, whose Alzheimer's disease hides the bizarre truth about his parentage
Haunted : a novel of stories by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

46 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,091 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
Pygmy by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

52 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,068 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
Diary : a novel by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

47 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,006 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 )

35 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the reminiscences of his three friends following Casey's spectacular death, a fictional oral biography of Buster "Rant" Casey chronicles the violent world of a small-town rebel who becomes the leader of an urban demolition derby called Party Crashing
Tell-all by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

34 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,702 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
Snuff by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

53 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,682 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
Damned by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

26 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,618 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
Beautiful you by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

33 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,564 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
Doomed by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

28 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

36 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before committing suicide, Tender Branson dictates his life story and reveals what life was like as a member of the Creedish Death Cult
Fight club by David Fincher( Visual )

80 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a soap salesman channel their aggression into therapeutic "fight clubs," an eccentric woman gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion
Rant : an oral biography of Buster Casey by Chuck Palahniuk( Recording )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 1,250 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?"
Make something up : stories you can't unread by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,220 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"--
Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk( )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,183 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
Invisible monsters by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

39 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,047 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
Invisible monsters remix by Chuck Palahniuk( Book )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Palahniuk's fashion-model protagonist has it all, boyfriend, career, loyal best friend-- until an accident destroys her face, her ability to speak, and her self-esteem. Enter Brandy Alexander, Queen Supreme, one operation away from becoming a bona-fide woman. Laced in are new chapters of memoir and further scenes with the book 's characters."--Provided by publisher
Pygmy by Chuck Palahniuk( Recording )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Number one best selling author Chuck Palahniuk presents Pygmy, a comedic and satirical take on American xenophobia. As part of a massive terrorist plot, a handful of young adults head to the Midwestern United States disguised as foreign exchange students. Palahniuk focuses on one of the young terrorists, Pygmy, who chronicles his time in the American Midwest as he and others plan a horrific, spiteful act
 
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Pygmy
Alternative Names
Bālānīk, Tšāk, 1962-

Çak Palanik

Čakas Palanikas

Čaks Palahņuks

Chuck Palahniuk American novelist, essayist

Chuck Palahniuk americký spisovatel

Chuck Palahniuk Amerikaans schrijver

Chuck Palahniuk amerikansk författare

Chuck Palahniuk amerikansk skribent

Chuck Palahniuk écrivain américain

Chuck Palahniuk scrittore statunitense

Chuck Palahniuk US-amerikanischer Autor

Palagnjuk, Č. 1962-

Palahniuk, Č. 1962-

Palahniuk, Charles Michael

Palahniuk Charles Michael‏ 1962-....

Palahniuk, Chuck

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

Palanjuks, Čaks, 1962-

Τσακ Παλάνιουκ

Паланик, Чак

Паланик, Чак‏, 1962-

Паланик, Чак американский писатель и журналист

Чак Паланик

Чак Паланик американский писатель и журналист

Чак Паланік

Чак Поланік

Чък Паланюк

Չակ Պալանիկ

צ'אק פלאניוק

تشاك بولانيك

چاک پائولانیک نویسنده آمریکایی

ჩაკ პალანიკი

척 팔라닉

팔라닉, 척 1962-

チャック・パラニューク

パラニューク, チャック

恰克·帕拉尼克

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Lullaby : a novelChoke : a novelHaunted : a novel of storiesPygmyDiary : a novelRant : an oral biography of Buster CaseyTell-allSnuff