After the Plague by T.C. Boyle
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More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.
 

About T.C. Boyle

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T. C. Boyle is the author of eleven novels, including World's End (winner of the PEN/FaulknerAward), Drop City (a New York Times bestseller and finalist for the National Book Award), and The Inner Circle. His most recent story collections are Tooth and Claw and The Human Fly and Other Stories.
 
Published December 31, 2002 by Penguin Books. 312 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment. Fiction

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Aging, estrangement, generational conflict, sexual rivalry, irrational violence--oh, and the destruction of the world as we know it: these are the recurring themes explored with mordant comic finesse in 16 exuberantly in-your-face stories.

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The New York Times

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'You decide yet?' '' Sharply inscribed perceptual shifts have drawn us into the very soul of our protagonist, but when Boyle sets him moving again, makes him hit the marks assigned by the logic of the story's conception -- he will meet a stran...

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The Guardian

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When Bud spies Ned chatting to Jordy in the hotel ballroom, Ned manoeuvres himself "in between Jordy and his line of sight, hunkering over her like an eagle masking its kill".

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Although several stories try a bit too hard to make statements and to "make you think" --- "The Black and White Sisters" and "Going Down" for instance --- on the whole, AFTER THE PLAGUE is a fresh book with fresh ideas written by one of America's best short story writers.

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