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Skippy dies

Author: Paul Murray
Publisher: New York : Faber and Faber, Inc., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView 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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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Murray
ISBN: 9780865479432 0865479437
OCLC Number: 535494900
Description: 661 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Hopeland --
Heartland --
Ghostland.
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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