Player Piano

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Random House Publishing Group, Sep 30, 2009 - Fiction - 352 pages
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Kurt Vonnegut’s first novel spins the chilling tale of engineer Paul Proteus, who must find a way to live in a world dominated by a supercomputer and run completely by machines. Paul’s rebellion is vintage Vonnegut—wildly funny, deadly serious, and terrifyingly close to reality.




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User Review  - Guildenstern42 - Goodreads

I've read most of Vonnegut's major works prior to this one, which was perhaps a mistake. Just as listening to a band's debut album can be a disappointment if you've heard their more mature works, so ... Read full review

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User Review  - Thejamiemarie - Goodreads

My very first Vonnegut book and it was not disappointing. I recieved it as a christmas gift from a family member that is also a Vonnegut fan and it inspired me to search out his other works. Read full review

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Kurt Vonnegut’s incomparable imagination first captured America’s attention in The Sirens of Titan in 1959 and established him as “a true artist” (The New York Times) with Cat’s Cradle in 1963. He was, as Graham Greene declared, “one of the best living American writers.” Mr. Vonnegut passed away in April 2007.




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