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Stranger Than Fiction - True Stories

Chuck Palahniuk

From the bestselling author of Fight Club and Diary, a collection of essays and journalistic pieces that prove that real life has imagination beaten cold in the strangeness and wonder departments Chuck Palahniuk's world has always been, well, different from yours and mine. The pieces that comprise Stranger Than Fiction, his first nonfiction collection, prove just how different, in ways both highly entertaining and deeply unsettling. Encounters with alternative culture heroes Marilyn Manson and Juliette Lewis; the peculiar wages of fame attendant on the big budget film production of the movie Fight Club; life as an assembly-line drive train installer by day, hospice volunteer driver by night; the really peculiar lives of submariners; the really violent world (and mangled ears) of college wrestlers; the underground world of iron-pumping anabolic steroid gobblers; the immensely upsetting circumstances of his father's murder and the trial of his killer-each essay or vignette offers a unique facet of existence as lived in and/or observed by one of our most flagrantly daring and original literary talents.

From the bestselling author of Fight Club and Diary, a collection of essays and journalistic pieces that prove that real life has imagination beaten cold in the strangeness and wonder departments Chuck Palahniuk's world has always been, well, different from yours and mine. The pieces that comprise Stranger Than Fiction, his first nonfiction collection, prove just how different, in ways both highly entertaining and deeply unsettling. Encounters with alternative culture heroes Marilyn Manson and Juliette Lewis; the peculiar wages of fame attendant on the big budget film production of the movie Fight Club; life as an assembly-line drive train installer by day, hospice volunteer driver by night; the really peculiar lives of submariners; the really violent world (and mangled ears) of college wrestlers; the underground world of iron-pumping anabolic steroid gobblers; the immensely upsetting circumstances of his father's murder and the trial of his killer-each essay or vignette offers a unique facet of existence as lived in and/or observed by one of our most flagrantly daring and original literary talents.
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From the bestselling author of Fight Club and Diary, a collection of essays and journalistic pieces that prove that real life has imagination beaten cold in the strangeness and wonder departments Chuck Palahniuk's world has always been, well, different from yours and mine. The pieces that comprise Stranger Than Fiction, his first nonfiction collection, prove just how different, in ways both highly entertaining and deeply unsettling. Encounters with alternative culture heroes Marilyn Manson and Juliette Lewis; the peculiar wages of fame attendant on the big budget film production of the movie Fight Club; life as an assembly-line drive train installer by day, hospice volunteer driver by night; the really peculiar lives of submariners; the really violent world (and mangled ears) of college wrestlers; the underground world of iron-pumping anabolic steroid gobblers; the immensely upsetting circumstances of his father's murder and the trial of his killer-each essay or vignette offers a unique facet of existence as lived in and/or observed by one of our most flagrantly daring and original literary talents.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Dennis Boutsikaris

Length:

6h 11m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:46


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:53


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:04


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:52


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:32


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

02:32


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:27


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:57


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:27


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:58


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:05


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:25


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:15


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:12


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

02:56


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

03:31


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

03:08


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

02:54


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

03:30


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

03:49


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:41


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

02:13


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:12


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

03:19


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:53


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:06


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

03:47


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:55


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

02:30


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

03:38


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

03:10


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

03:55


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

03:50


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

03:20


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

03:16


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

03:31


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:42


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

02:47


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

03:11


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

03:25


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

03:36


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

03:31


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

03:09


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

03:27


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

01:25


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

03:38


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

03:07


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

03:48


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

03:14


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

03:56


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

03:11


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

03:10


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

03:40


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

03:36


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

02:00


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

03:41


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

03:20


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

03:31


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

01:19


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

03:27


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

03:34


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

03:52


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

03:10


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

04:08


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

01:18


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

03:34


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

03:26


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

04:12


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

02:10


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

02:45


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

03:25


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

02:03


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

03:38


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

03:31


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

03:21


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

02:52


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

03:17


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

02:49


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

03:03


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

03:47


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

02:25


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

03:51


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

04:04


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

03:36


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

03:40


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

03:38


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

03:01


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

03:29


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

03:10


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

01:18


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

03:45


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

03:35


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

03:10


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

03:19


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

03:47


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

03:21


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

03:16


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

03:27


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

02:59


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

03:28


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

03:10


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

02:46


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

03:38


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

02:28


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

03:38


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

02:54


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

01:12


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

02:51


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

03:42


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

02:32


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

03:38


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

02:52


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

02:50


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

02:28


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

00:52