A Dirty Job: A Novel

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Harper Collins, Oct 13, 2009 - Fiction - 416 pages
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Charlie Asher is a pretty normal guy with a normal life, married to a bright and pretty woman who actually loves him for his normalcy. They're even about to have their first child. Yes, Charlie's doing okay—until people start dropping dead around him, and everywhere he goes a dark presence whispers to him from under the streets. Charlie Asher, it seems, has been recruited for a new position: as Death.

It's a dirty job. But, hey! Somebody's gotta do it.

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User Review  - anglophile65 - LibraryThing

all Christopher Moore's novels are fantastic, funny, laugh out loud - Dirty Job is no disappointment, but still my heart goes to Lamb and the Stupidest Angel. Read full review

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It is funny how little things about people stick with you through the years. My 8th grade American History teacher Mr. Riley was one of the nicest people you'd ever meet, but I remember him for two ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Christopher Moore is the author of fourteen previous novels, including Lamb, The Stupidest Angel, Fool, Sacré Bleu, A Dirty Job, and The Serpent of Venice.

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