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Pendarvis, Jack 1963-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 30 publications in 2 languages and 860 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humorous fiction  Short stories  Popular works  History  Filmed interviews  Interviews  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PS3616.E535, 813.6
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Publications about Jack Pendarvis
Publications by Jack Pendarvis
Most widely held works about Jack Pendarvis
 
Most widely held works by Jack Pendarvis
Awesome : a novel by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 235 libraries worldwide
A giant strides this land. A giant who builds robots, invents religions, and kisses like a dream. From the rocky coast of New England to the golden hayfields of Stockton, California, he searches for America's greatest treasures
The mysterious secret of the valuable treasure : stories by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Infusing his laugh-out-loud funny stories with an underlying humanity, Pendarvis is a comedic literary talent of the highest caliber
Your body is changing : stories by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Glittering with mischief and perversity, the Pushcart Prize-winner's latest collection introduces readers to a world of losers poised on the brink of all sorts of disaster. Underlying each comedic gem and neurotic twist is an intelligence and empathy rarely found in modern satire
Cigarette lighter by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
"An eclectic and poetic exploration of the cigarette lighter and its association with romance, magic, art, science, immortality and death in literature and popular culture"--
Movie stars : stories by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
"These stories are linked by humor, setting, themes and recurring characters - cat lovers, murderers, gamblers, ghosts and fools - but mostly by the movie stars, gods and goddesses who look down on us struggling mortals with a mixture of benevolence and wrath. From Scarlett Johansson to Joan Crawford, Clint Eastwood to Jerry Lewis, they represent the impossible ideals to which lesser beings turn for hope in an otherwise baffling world. "--
Movie Stars by Jack Pendarvis( file )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
These stories are linked by humor, setting, themes and recurring characters#x97;cat lovers, murderers, gamblers, ghosts and fools#x97;but mostly by the movie stars, gods and goddesses who look down on us struggling mortals with a mixture of benevolence and wrath. From Scarlett Johansson to Joan Crawford, Clint Eastwood to Jerry Lewis, they represent the impossible ideals to which lesser beings turn for hope in an otherwise baffling world
Shut up, ugly : a novel by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The spirit of the Haunted Book Shop : a history celebrating the 50th anniversary by Jack Pendarvis( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Bob Esponja. SpongeBob SquarePants ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Cerca del Atolón Bikini, a algunas leguas bajo el mar, en una ciudad submarina llamada Fondo Bikini, vive Bob Esponja. No tiene un modo lógico de actuar en la vida, todo lo hace de una manera poco convencional. Sus buenas intenciones y sus ansias de hacer el bien suelen crear bastantes problemas
Square Books : thirtieth anniversary ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Friends and family of Richard and Lisa Howorth reminisce about the opening of Square Books, an independent bookstore founded in 1979 in Oxford, Mississippi, home of the University of Mississippi and many great writers, including William Faulkner, Barry Hannah, Larry Brown, and, for a time, both Willie Morris and John Grisham. Includes interviews with Tom Franklin, Jack Pendarvis, Ron Shapiro, Bill Beckwith, Ace Atkins, and Lyn Roberts
Chattahoochee interviews ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Author Jack Pendarvis discusses his book The Mysterious Secret of the Valuable Treasure
 
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English (29)
Spanish (1)
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