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Lionel Asbo : state of England

Author: Martin Amis
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A satire of modern society and celebrity culture finds the seemingly simple pursuits of young Desmond Pepperdine hampered by his uncle Lionel's near-criminal habits, which become more prominent when Lionel wins the lottery.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Amis
ISBN: 9780307958082 0307958086 9780307402110 0307402118
OCLC Number: 779097179
Description: 255 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. 1. 2006 Desmond Pepperdine, Renaissance Boy --
pt. 2. 2009 Lionel Asbo, Lotto Lout --
pt. 3. 2012 Cilla Dawn Pepperdine, Babe in Arms --
pt. 4. 2013 Who? Who?
Responsibility: Martin Amis.

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A satire of modern society and celebrity culture finds the seemingly simple pursuits of young Desmond Pepperdine hampered by his uncle Lionel's near-criminal habits, which become more prominent when Lionel wins the lottery.

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