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Title: TOPICS ABOUT WHICH I KNOW NOTHING
By: Patrick Ness
Format: Paperback

List price: £9.99


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ISBN 10: 0007139446
ISBN 13: 9780007139446
Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
Pub. date: 21 March, 2005
Pages: 288
Description: Scintillating, surprising, inventive fiction from one of the most talented writers in Britain - this is a superb collection of short stories from the acclaimed author of the Chaos Walking series and `More Than This'.
Synopsis: Scintillating, surprising, inventive fiction from one of the most talented writers in Britain - this is a superb collection of short stories from the acclaimed author of the Chaos Walking series and `More Than This'.Have you heard the urban myth about Jesus's double-jointed elbows yet? 100% true. Or seen the latest reports on the 'groomgrabbing' trend - the benevolent kidnapping of badly-dressed children by their well-meaning (and more dapper) elders? Heard the one about the Amazon from the Isle of Man? Or perhaps you'd like a job in telesales, offering self-defence classes over the phone? Don't worry, as long as you meet the weekly quota, you won't be sent to the end of the hall...Wonderfully original, fresh and funny, `Topics About Which I Know Nothing' is stuffed to the gills with dizzyingly inventive writing and warming, puzzling emotions - a fictional guide to how the world might have turned out.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Fourth Estate Ltd
Returns: Non-returnable
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