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From the writer of such brilliant parodies as Thomas Hardy's football report and Dan Brown's visit to the cash dispenser comes another collection of witty pastiches.

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Synopsis

Pistache Returns by Sebastian Faulks

Pistache (pis-tash): a friendly spoof or parody of another's work. [Deriv uncertain. Possibly a cross between pastiche and p**stake.].

Reviews

Praise for Pistache:

'Unforgiveably witty.'
-- Sunday Telegraph

'Faulks picks up the big names of the Western canon and plonks them down mercilessly in the most unexpected places.'
-- The Times

About the Author

Sebastian Faulks

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 his wife and their three children.

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Book Info

Publication date

3rd October 2016

Author

Sebastian Faulks

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Publisher

Hutchinson an imprint of Cornerstone

Format

Hardback
128 pages

Categories

Literary Fiction
Humour

Humour collections & anthologies

ISBN

9780091931070

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