Fight Club

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Random House, Nov 30, 2011 - Fiction - 224 pages
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Every weekend, in basements and parking lots across the country, young men with good white-collar jobs and absent fathers take off their shoes and shirts and fight each other barehanded for as long as they have to. Then they go back to those jobs with blackened eyes and loosened teeth and the sense that they can handle anything. Fight Club is the invention of Tyler Durden, projectionist, waiter and dark, anarchic genius. And it's only the beginning of his plans for revenge on a world where cancer support groups have the corner on human warmth.

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User Review  - jimocracy - LibraryThing

There were parts I liked and others I didn't. I think Jim Uhls had the better insight on this story. It sounds lame to say that the movie was better but it just was. Maybe the subject matter lent ... Read full review

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User Review  - NatalieSW - LibraryThing

It would have made an incredible short story, but, for me, as a novel "Fight Club" became rather long-winded and predictable well before the end. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Chuck Palahniuk is the bestselling author of fifteen fictional works, including Fight Club, Invisible Monsters, Survivor, Choke, Lullaby, Diary, Haunted, Rant, Pygmy, Tell-All, Damned, Doomed, Beautiful You, and most recently Make Something Up. He lives in the Pacific Northwest.

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