Welcome to the Monkey House: A Collection of Short Works

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Delta Trade Paperbacks, 1998 - Fiction - 331 pages
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Welcome to the Monkey House is a collection of Kurt Vonnegut’s shorter works. Originally printed in publications as diverse as The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction and The Atlantic Monthly, these superb stories share Vonnegut’s audacious sense of humor and extraordinary range of creative vision.
 

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The best intro to Vonnegut, loved every story. - Goodreads
Wow, what a great writer. - Goodreads
Hilarious. Easy to read, collection of short stories. - Goodreads
Surprising ending, that's what I like about Vonnegut. - Goodreads
Great, beautiful insights in each story. - Goodreads
Great introduction to Vonnegut. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Excellent group of short stories, including his first. My favorite was Report on the Barnhouse Effect. Too bad something like that couldn't really happen. Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Kurt Vonnegut was a master of contemporary American literature. His black humor, satiric voice, and incomparable imagination first captured America's attention in The Sirens of Titan in 1959 and established him, in the words of The New York Times, as “a true artist” with the publication of 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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