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Fischer, Tibor 1959-

Overview
Works: 40 works in 222 publications in 13 languages and 3,359 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Basketball stories  Satire  Humorous stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6056.I772, 823.914
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Publications about Tibor Fischer
Publications by Tibor Fischer
Most widely held works by Tibor Fischer
Under the frog : a black comedy by Tibor Fischer( Book )
47 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Tibor Fisher's hilarious first novel follows the adventures of two young Hungarian basketball players through the turbulent years between the end of World War II and the anti-Soviet uprising of 1956. In this spirited indictment of totalitarianism, the two improbably heroes, Pataki and Gyuri, travel the length and breadth of Hungary in a epic quest for food, lodging, and female companionship
The thought gang by Tibor Fischer( Book )
44 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 659 libraries worldwide
A Cambridge philosophy professor teams up with an ex-con in France to carry out a series of robberies, each man applying his particular knowledge. Action, humor and reflections on the role of banks and the meaning of money. By the author of Under the Frog
Voyage to the end of the room by Tibor Fischer( Book )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 527 libraries worldwide
Oceane likes to travel but never goes out. She brings the world into her home via satellite, the Internet and passing foreigners. Tibor Fischer's novel is about what can be known, what evil looks like, why ketchup is important and how Lambeth Council was rated one of the worst councils in the UK
The collector collector : a novel by Tibor Fischer( Book )
34 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 510 libraries worldwide
The narrator of this novel is a 30th century BC clay pot which is being appraised by a woman art expert in England. The woman thinks it is a fake, which annoys the pot. It revenges itself by revealing the woman's lurid private life, in the process giving its unflattering opinion of humanity in general. By the author of The Thought Gang
Good to be God by Tibor Fischer( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Professional failure Tyndale attends a conference in place of a salesman friend and discovers that he is successful. Tyndale decides on a new money-making scheme. He will pretend to be someone really successful: God
Don't read this book if you're stupid by Tibor Fischer( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
I like being killed : stories by Tibor Fischer( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
A collection of humorous contemporary tales offers a vision of the new Europe and the desperate lives of fashionable youth, a world where the slow, sensitive, and weak are exploited or simply left in the dust
New writing 8 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Possibly forty ships ; Crushed Mexican spiders by Tibor Fischer( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Reis naar het einde van de kamer : roman by Tibor Fischer( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Oceane, die ooit in een seksshow in Barcelona werkte, ontwerpt nu thuis computer graphics en komt nooit meer buiten. Een oude vriend heeft echter een boodschap voor haar achtergelaten in Micronesië
Ne lisez pas ce livre si vous êtes stupide by Tibor Fischer( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in French and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman d'humour. Nouvelles
Crushed Mexican Spiders & Possibly Forty Ships by Tibor Fischer( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The appearance of any new work by Tibor Fischer is a cause for celebration. Here are two dazzling new stories that show why he is so admired
No apto para estúpidos by Tibor Fischer( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Under the frog by Tibor Fischer( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Set in Hungary towards the end of the war and before the 1956 revolution, this is a funny, slangy and tragic romp in the company of Gyuri and his pals of the Locomotive basketball team, a team of skivers, copulators, opportunists and, above all, survivors in the face of oppression
Die Voyeurin : Roman by Tibor Fischer( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in German and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Voyage au bout de ma chambre by Tibor Fischer( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Met en scène une jeune femme riche, Océane, qui, bien que passionnée de voyages, vit recluse dans son appartement londonien. L'auteur dresse avec humour le portrait de trentenaires perdus dans un monde tristement contemporain
Mijn collectie verzamelaars : roman by Tibor Fischer( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Dutch and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Een antieke vaas beschrijft zijn eeuwenoude wederwaardigheden aan een jonge vrouw in de ordeloze, maar kleurrijke Londense binnenstad van vandaag
El coleccionista de coleccionistas by Tibor Fischer( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 5 libraries worldwide
New writing ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Stalin oder ich Roman by Tibor Fischer( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fischer, Tibor
פיישער, טיבור
פישער, טיבור
פישר, טיבור 1959-
フィッシャー, ティボール
Languages
English (119)
Spanish (17)
Italian (15)
French (11)
Hungarian (9)
Russian (8)
German (6)
Japanese (4)
Czech (3)
Dutch (2)
Croatian (1)
Polish (1)
Finnish (1)
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