Third Class Superhero

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Product Details

Price
$35.00  $32.20
Publisher
Mariner Books
Publish Date
Pages
192
Dimensions
5.5 X 8.5 X 0.56 inches | 0.85 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780544312548

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About the Author

Charles Yu is the author of four books, including Interior Chinatown, winner of the 2020 National Book Award. He has been nominated for two Writers Guild of America Awards for his work on the HBO series, Westworld. He has also written for shows on FX, AMC, and HBO. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York TimesThe AtlanticThe Wall Street Journal, and Wired, among other publications.

Reviews

"Audacious . . . Smart, engaging and often deadpan funny."
"Rich with humor, invention, and humanity . . . Yu emerges as a first-class talent. A."
"Ambitious . . . funny and inventive."
"Audacious  . . . Smart, engaging and often deadpan funny."
"Ambitious . . . funny and inventive."

"Reminds one of Kafka, if Kafka had had a geekish passion for science fiction and TV . . . hilarious."
PRAISE FOR CHARLES YU
"'Class Three Superhero' transcends what might have been a merely clever premise to speak to us about ambition, envy and the moral dilemmas that our own worst natures force on us. I admire it very much."--Jean Thompson, National Book Award Finalist

PRAISE FOR CHARLES YU

"'Class Three Superhero' transcends what might have been a merely clever premise to speak to us about ambition, envy and the moral dilemmas that our own worst natures force on us. I admire it very much."--Jean Thompson, National Book Award Finalist

"[Yu] show[s] that the short story is not only alive but being reinvigorated in excitingly diverse ways."--Frank Egerton"The Times (UK)" (06/09/2007)
PRAISE FOR CHARLES YU

"'Class Three Superhero' transcends what might have been a merely clever premise to speak to us about ambition, envy and the moral dilemmas that our own worst natures force on us. I admire it very much."--Jean Thompson, National Book Award Finalist