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The first rule about fight club is you don't talk about fight club.
In his debut novel, Chuck Palahniuk showed himself to be his generation's most visionary satirist. Fight Club's estranged narrator leaves his lackluster job when he comes under the thrall of Tyler Durden, an enigmatic young man who holds secret boxing matches in the basement of bars. There two men fight "as long as they have to." A gloriously original work that exposes what is at the core of our modern world.
- October 2005
- 5.6 × 8.3 in
/ 224 pages
- Sales Territory: Worldwide including Canada, but excluding the British Commonwealth.
Endorsements & Reviews
“Diabolically sharp and funny.” — Washington Post Book World
“An astonishing debut.... a dark, unsettling, and nerve-chafing satire.” — Seattle Times
“A noir fable with a potent punch.... A genuine, two-fisted talent.” — Katherine Dunn
“Amazing and artful disturbance. Fight Club is for everybody who thinks and loves the fine American language.” — Barry Hannah
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