Stories in the Worst Way

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3rd bed, 2002 - Fiction - 159 pages
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Thirty-six stories on unpleasant characters creating unpleasant situations. The story, In Waking Hours, is on a corporate type who vents his hate of people by mimicking them, while in Slops a professor exploits a bowl disorder to keep people away. Some stories are only a few sentences long.

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STORIES IN THE WORST WAY

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Mordant debut collection of terse stories (some only a few paragraphs long), featuring a playful use of language in the service of a grim vision of contemporary life. Lutz's protagonists are ... Read full review

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User Review  - kwohlrob - LibraryThing

There is a great bit of wisdom uttered by Lee, the doomed narrator of Boris Vian’s I Spit On Your Graves: “It costs a lot to put out a book, and all the dressing is for a good purpose — it shows ... Read full review

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Sororally
3
Slops
17
Their Sizes Run Differently
31
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