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Still Life with Woodpecker

By: Robbins, Tom

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2266389

ISBN: 0553348973

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. x, 277 pp. Still Life with Woodpecker is a sort of a love story that takes place inside a pack of Camel cigarettes. It reveals the purpose of the moon, explains the difference between criminals and outlaws, examines the conflict between social activism and romantic individualism, and paints a portrait of contemporary society that includes powerful Arabs, exiled royalty, and pregnant cheerleaders. It also deals with the problem of redheads. View more info

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Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas

By: Robbins, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274117

ISBN: 0553076256

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Top edge foxed. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 386 pp. 8vo. When the stock market crashes on the Thursday before Easter, you -- an ambitious, although ineffectual and not entirely ethical young broker -- are convinced you're facing the Weekend from Hell. Before the market reopens on Monday, you're going to have to scramble and scheme to cover your butt, but there's no way you can anticipate the baffling disappearance of a 300-pound psychic, the fall from grace of a born-again monkey, or the intrusion in your life of a tattooed stranger intent on b... View more info

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Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates

By: Robbins, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2285447

ISBN: 0553107755

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. Page ridges faintly foxed. 2000 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 415, [7] pp. 8vo. In Fierce Invalids Home From Hot Climates, his seventh and biggest novel, the wise, witty, always gutsy Tom Robbins brings onstage the most complex and compelling character he has ever created. Switters is a contradiction for all seasons: an anarchist who works for the government, a pacifist who carries a gun, a vegetarian who sops up ham gravy, a cyberwhiz who hates computers, a robust bon vivant who can be as squeamish as any fop, a... View more info