Pistache (pis-tash): a friendly spoof or parody of another's work. [Deriv uncertain. Possibly a cross between pastiche and p**stake.].
Praise for Pistache:
-- Sunday Telegraph
'Faulks picks up the big names of the Western canon and plonks them down mercilessly in the most unexpected places.'
-- The Times
Publication date: 03/10/2016
|Publication date:||3rd October 2016|
|Genres:||eBook Favourites, Humour, Literary Fiction,|
|Categories:||Humour collections & anthologies,|
Sebastian Faulks was born and brought up in Newbury, Berkshire. He worked in journalism before starting to write books. He is best known for the French trilogy, The Girl at the Lion d'Or, Birdsong and Charlotte Gray (1989-1997) and is also the author of a triple biography, The Fatal Englishman (1996); a small book of literary parodies, Pistache (2006); and the novels Human Traces (2005) and Engleby (2007). He lives in London with his wife and their three children. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1993 and appointed CBE for services to literature in 2002. He lives in London with ...More About Sebastian Faulks