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The obese Christ : a novel

Author: Larry Tremblay; Sheila Fischman
Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada : Talonbooks, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Disturbed by the death of his religious, overbearing mother, Edgar, an asocial yet complex man, witnesses the "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" brutally rape a young woman. He bears the unconscious victim home and pledges to act as her savior. Twisted with suspense and jet-black humor, The Obese Christ plunges to the roots of good and evil, demonstrating a powerful understanding of the human psyche.
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Horror fiction
Additional Physical Format: Tremblay, Larry, 1954-
Obese Christ.
(CaOONL)20149015275
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Tremblay; Sheila Fischman
ISBN: 9780889228429 0889228426 9780889228436 0889228434
OCLC Number: 858603133
Notes: Translation of: Le Christ obèse.
Description: 126 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Christ obèse.
Responsibility: by Larry Tremblay ; translated by Sheila Fischman.

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Disturbed by the death of his religious, overbearing mother, Edgar, an asocial yet complex man, witnesses the "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" brutally rape a young woman. He bears the unconscious victim home and pledges to act as her savior. Twisted with suspense and jet-black humor, The Obese Christ plunges to the roots of good and evil, demonstrating a powerful understanding of the human psyche.

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