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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kershaw - Elgin Library Palahniuk (Text) 33255003504371 Adult Fiction Available -
AHJ - Bookmobile FIC PAL (Text) 30365101186097 Adult Fiction Available -
Anderson - Anderson Main Library F Palahniuk Chuck (Text) 22960001581627 Adult Fiction Available -
Anderson - Anderson Main Library F Palahniuk Chuck (Text) 27842319 Adult Rental Fiction Available -
Anderson - Powdersville Branch F Palahniuk Chuck (Text) 22960001581635 Adult Fiction Available -
Anderson - Powdersville Branch F Palahniuk Chuck (Text) 27855931 Adult Rental Fiction Non-Circulating -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch FIC PAL (Text) 0530006138047 Adult New Books Checked out 12/12/2018
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch FIC PAL (Text) 0530010646459 Adult New Books Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch FIC PAL (Text) 0530006138029 Adult New Books Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch FIC PAL (Text) 0530006138038 Adult New Books Available -
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  • ISBN: 0393652599
  • ISBN: 9780393652598
  • Physical Description: 316 pages ; 25 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]

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Summary, etc.: People pass the word only to those they trust most: Adjustment Day is coming. They've been reading a mysterious book and memorizing its directives. They are ready for the reckoning. Adjustment Day, the author's first novel in four years, is an ingeniously comic work in which Chuck Palahniuk does what he does best: skewer the absurdities in our society. Smug, geriatric politicians bring the nation to the brink of a third world war in an effort to control the burgeoning population of young males; working-class men dream of burying the elites; and professors propound theories that offer students only the bleakest future. Into this dyspeptic time a blue-black book is launched carrying such wisdom as: Imagine there's no God. There is no Heaven or Hell. There is only your son and his son and his son and the world you leave for them. The weak want you to forgo your destiny just as they've shirked theirs. A smile is your best bulletproof vest. When Adjustment Day arrives, it fearlessly makes real the logical conclusion of every separatist fantasy, alternative fact, and conspiracy theory lurking in the American psyche. --
Subject: Satire Fiction
Genre: Satire.
Humorous fiction.
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