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A heartbreaking work of staggering genius

Auteur : Dave Eggers
Éditeur : London : Picador, 2007.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Biography : Fiction : EnglishVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
Résumé :
Dave Eggers is a terrifically talented writer; don't hold his cleverness against him. What to make of a book called A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius: Based on a True Story? For starters, there's a good bit of staggering genius before you even get to the true story, including a preface, a list of "Rules and Suggestions for Enjoyment of This Book," and a 20-page acknowledgements section complete with special  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Romans (teksten)
Personne nommée : Dave Eggers; Dave Eggers
Type d’ouvrage : Biography, Fiction
Format : Book
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Dave Eggers
ISBN : 9780330456715 0330456717
Numéro OCLC : 271823749
Notes : Originally published in Great Britain, 2001.
Description : xlv, 437 pages ; 20 cm
Contenu : Incomplete guide to symbols and metaphors --
Through the small tall bathroom window, etc. --
Please look, can you see us, etc. --
Enemies list, etc. --
Oh I could be going out, sure --
Outside its blue-black-getting darker, etc. --
When we hear the news at First --
Fuck it. Stupid show, etc. --
We can't do anything about the excrement --
Robert Urich says no. We were so close --
Of course it's cold --
Black Sands Beach is.
Responsabilité : by Dave Eggers.

Résumé :

The superb, bestselling story of David Eggers's extraordinary life with his brother  Lire la suite...

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" This is a beautifully ragged, laugh-out-loud funny and utterly unforgettable book."

 
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