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Breakfast of Champions (Paperback)

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“Marvelous . . . [Vonnegut] wheels out all the complaints about America and makes them seem fresh, funny, outrageous, hateful and lovable.”—The New York TimesIn Breakfast of Champions, one of Kurt Vonnegut’s most beloved characters, the aging writer Kilgore Trout, finds to his horror that a Midwest car dealer is taking his fiction as truth. What follows is murderously funny satire, as Vonnegut looks at war, sex, racism, success, politics, and pollution in America and reminds us how to see the truth.“Free-wheeling, wild and great . . . uniquely Vonnegut.”—Publishers Weekly
Breakfast Of Champions is vintage Vonnegut. One of his favorite characters, aging writer Kilgore Trout, finds to his horror that a Midwest car dealer is taking his fiction as truth. The result is murderously funny satire as Vonnegut looks at war, sex, racism, success, politics, and pollution in America and reminds us how to see the truth.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Fiction + Literature Themes
Sub-Genre: Literary, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Humorous Fiction, Types of Characters
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Street Date: May 1, 1999
TCIN: 11829844
UPC: 9780385334204
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-8081
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