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Published by Vintage first published See all 53 reviews. And we are as different as the heroes of these stories. All of them was initially published in the s, but they didn’t appear in Vonnegut’s previous collection, “Welcome to the Monkey House”. Get to Know Us.


No matter how sweet and innocent your leading characters, make awful things happen to them—in order that the reader may see what they vonbegut made of. It’s common for writers to semi-apologize for their earliest pieces.

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All persons living and dead are purely coincidental, and should not be construed. He attributed his unadorned writing style to his reporting vnnegut. The detail of emotion and feeling which he puts into the many personalities in the book leaves you with no doubt that I picked this book up at the beginning of the year. Two of the standouts showcase Vonnegut’s mastery of science fiction. Account Options Sign in. And they’re not even in the same ballpark as Slaughterhouse 5.

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Reed kutt out two interesting aspects in his Preface: Learn more about Amazon Prime. No matter how sweet and innocent your leading characters, make awful things happen to them-in ord Creative Writing The novelist is known for works blending satire, black comedy and science fiction, such as Slaughterhouse-FiveCat’s Cradleand Breakfast of Champions Vonnegut trained as a chemist and worked as a journali Kurt Vonnegut, Junior was an American novelist, satirist, and most recently, graphic artist.


Good-bye – sweet, gentle stranger. Wehling has to do something very quickly, if he wants her children to be born. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. He is made of contradictions, like all the other characters in the book. Every sentence must do one of two things—reveal character or advance the action. Lists with This Book.

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Vonnegut himself seems to be aware of literary weakness of the stories: