Choosing a Chuck Palahniuk Book: A Guide to the Books by the Author of Fight Club

Should you read Chuck Palaniuk books? Maybe. Read the statements below to determine whether or not his books are for you. You should read Chuck Palahniuk if: You loved the movie Fight Club You like darkly comedic writing You like being disturbed (or are not easily disturbed) You enjoy suspense, surprises, and plot twists You … Read more

Chuck Palahniuk, Literary Genius

I would like to start out with a quote from Chuck Palahniuk’s book, Survivor, “Did perpetual happiness in the Garden of Eden maybe get so boring that eating the apple was justified?” Chuck Palahniuk is an amazing author who is best known for his book Fight Club that was made into a cult classic movie … Read more

Chuck Palahniuk’s Pygmy

Well Palahniuk has another novel at that will have blind-fans applauding, newcomers dulled, and moderate fans conflicted. Pygmy is the story of a pre-teen spy sent to the US as an exchange student in an effort to commit acts of terror. The writing style is very broken English that never improves and is thus occasionally … Read more

Chuck Palahniuk’s Diary Diagrams the Meaning of Art

Formatted like actual entries in a diary, Chuck Palahniuk’s novel “Diary” is organized not by chapters but by dates and occasional references to the lunar cycle. By organizing his novel in this way he exposes a collision between concepts of time that are still debatable today. Before diving into philosophies of time, let’s begin with … Read more