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Skippy dies : [a novel]

Author: Paul Murray
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Why does Skippy, a student at Dublin's venerable Seabrook College, end up dead on the floor of the local doughnut shop? Could it have something to do with his friend Ruprecht Van Doren, who is determined to open a portal into a parallel universe using ten-dimensional string theory? Or Carl, the teenage drug dealer who is Skippy's rival in love?
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Murray
ISBN: 9780865478619 0865478619 9780141009957 0141009950 9780865479432 0865479437
OCLC Number: 964061652
Accession No: (DE-604)BV043575019
Notes: Oorspr. uitg.: London : Hamilton, 2010. - Also published in Penguin Books, London 2011.
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Description: 661 S.
Responsibility: Paul Murray.

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Why does Skippy, a student at Dublin's venerable Seabrook College, end up dead on the floor of the local doughnut shop? Could it have something to do with his friend Ruprecht Van Doren, who is determined to open a portal into a parallel universe using ten-dimensional string theory? Or Carl, the teenage drug dealer who is Skippy's rival in love?

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