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Make Something Up

Length: 11 hrs and 7 mins
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Summary

A great collection of stories from the author of Fight Club.

In 'Zombies', the best and brightest of a high school become tragically addicted to the latest drug craze: electric shocks from cardiac defibrillators.

While in 'Tunnel of Love', a massage therapist runs the curious practice of providing 'relief' to dying clients.

And in 'Excursion', Fight Club fans will be thrilled to find a side of Tyler Durden never seen before.

©2015 Chuck Palahniuk (P)2015 Recorded Books Inc

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"Twenty-one stories and a novella to disturb and delight." ( The Bookseller)

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Crude. Yet creative and well-written.

Morbid, but as real as a trainwreck, couldn't put earphones down until finished! Thank you, Chuck.

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Doesn't make em like he used to!

Chucks first about 8 books are some of the best I've ever read, they haven't quite managed to stay at that incredibly high standard. There was still some good story's in this book, but some i didn't like.

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Brilliant

Strange, but great. Although, you can't unread it! Not for the faint hearted. Worth a listen.

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Painful listening.

This made for painful listening, very irritating delivery and narration and odd subject choices. tried the first 3 chapters and had enough of them by that. very disappointing given other titles such as fight club by the same author are much better.

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Excellent loved it

Chuck Palahniuk at his "I should not be laughing at this" best. Gloriously Irreverent cynical best