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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

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Description: Amazon.com Review Dave Eggers is a terrifically talented writer; don't hold his cleverness against him. What to make of a book called A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius: Based on a True Story? For starters, there's a good bit of staggering genius before you even get to the true story, including a preface, a list of "Rules and Suggestions for Enjoyment of This Book," and a 20-page acknowledgements section complete with special mail-in offer, flow chart of the book's themes, and a lovely pen-and-ink drawing of a stapler (helpfully labeled "Here is a drawing of a stapler:"). But on to the true story. At ... (more)
Manufacturer: Vintage
Release date: 13 February 2001
ISBN-10 : 0375725784 | ISBN-13: 9780375725784
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