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  • Matadero Cinco o La cruzada de los niños
    Vonnegut, Kurt / Monteys, Albert / North, Ryan
    “Yo, Billy Pilgrim, moriré, siempre he muerto y siempre moriré el 13 de febrero de 1976”. Billy Pilgrim se ha desprendido en el tiempo. No puede controlar a dónde se dirige. Vive en un estado continuo de pánico escénico, porque no tiene ni la más remota idea de qué parte de su vida va a tener que representar a continuación. Billy se ha acostado siendo un viejo viudo y se ha des...

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  • Pianola, La
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    En "La pianola", la primera novela del irreverente de Vonnegut, el escritor de culto norteamericano fallecido hace ahora diez años, describe una sociedad en la que los humanos han sido sustituidos por máquinas. Mediante la metáfora de la pianola que, dotada de un mecanismo automático, reproduce la música, Vonnegut escenifica en la novela una despiadada sátira social que pinta c...

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  • Kurt Vonnegut: The Complete Novels (Boxset)
    Vonnegut, Kurt / Offit, Sidney (Ed.)
    The novels of Kurt Vonnegut defined a generation a remain among the most enduringly popular and influential works of the last century. Now, for the first time, they are available in a single collector’s edition, featuring authoritative annotated texts. This boxed set includes four Library of America volumes:Novels & Stories 1950–1962Player Piano The Sirens of Titan Mother N...

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  • Cronomoto
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    El 13 de febrero de 2001 a las 2.27 p. m., el universo padeció una crisis de confianza que detuvo su expansión con calamitosas consecuencias. Todo regresó al 17 de febrero de 1991, fecha en que se recuperó la normalidad expansiva: los hombres se vieron entonces obligados a repetir punto por punto lo que ya habían hecho durante una década sabiendo con pavorosa exactitud qué les ...

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  • Cartera del cretino, La
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    La cartera del cretino. Disponible para los lectores por primera vez, La cartera del cretino es una colección de siete piezas nunca antes publicadas de Kurt Vonnegut, uno de los más grandes escritores del siglo XX. Sardónicos e inquietantes, estos seis relatos de ficción, y un pequeño ensayo, son la esencia de Vonnegut, con una sátira penetrante y un ojo infalible para la intra...

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  • Mientras los mortales duermen
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Con el estilo sencillo y directo característico de Vonnegut, y acompañados de sus habituales dibujos en tinta, Mientras los mortales duermen es un regalo inesperado para los lectores.En esta antología de dieciséis piezas inéditas, el reconocido autor de Matadero Cinco vuelve a dejarnos muestras de su carácter incorregible, de su talento incomprendido por buena parte de la críti...

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  • Mire al pajarito
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    "Mire al pajarito es una antología de cuentos de uno de los escritores más sólidos y originales de la narrativa norteamericana.Recoge catorce piezas inéditas del famoso autor de Matadero Cinco, implacables relatos de este escritor incorregible, icono de la contracultura, eterno candidato al Nobel y un talento incomprendido por buena parte de la crítica de su época.Un psiquiatra...

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  • Jailbird
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Jailbird takes us into a fractured and comic, pure Vonnegut world of high crimes and misdemeanors in government—and in the heart. This wry tale follows bumbling bureaucrat Walter F. Starbuck from Harvard to the Nixon White House to the penitentiary as Watergate’s least known co-conspirator. But the humor turns dark when Vonnegut shines his spotlight on the cold hearts and calcu...

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  • Hocus Pocus
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Kurt Vonnegut, one of the most acclaimed American writers of the past century, died in New York City on April 11, 2007. He was the New York Times bestselling author of fourteen novels, including such literary classics as Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle and God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater. ...

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  • We Are What We Pretend to Be
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Called “our finest black-humorist” by The Atlantic Monthly, Kurt Vonnegut was one of the most influential writers of the 20th century. Now his first and last works come together for the first time in print, in a collection aptly titled after his famous phrase, We Are What We Pretend To Be.Written to be sold under the pseudonym of “Mark Harvey,” Basic Training was never publishe...

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  • Complete Stories
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Here for the first time is the complete short fiction of one of the twentieth century's foremost imaginative geniuses. More than half of Vonnegut's output was short fiction, and never before has the world had occasion to wrestle with it all together. Organized thematically--"War," "Women," "Science," "Romance," "Work Ethic versus Fame and Fortune," "Behavior," "The Band Directo...

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  • Slaughterhouse-Five
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Billy Pilgrim is the son of an American barber. He serves as a chaplain's assistant in World War II, is captured by the Germans, and he survives the largest massacre in European history--the fire bombing of Dresden. After the war Billy makes a great deal of money as an optometrist, and on his wedding night he is kidnapped by a flying saucer from the planet Tralfamadore. So begi...

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  • Cat's Cradle
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    "A free-wheeling vehicle . . . an unforgettable ride!"--The New York TimesCat's Cradle is Kurt Vonnegut's satirical commentary on modern man and his madness. An apocalyptic tale of this planet's ultimate fate, it features a midget as the protagonist, a complete, original theology created by a calypso singer, and a vision of the future that is at once blackly fatalistic and hila...

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  • Sirens of Titan, The
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    The Sirens of Titan is an outrageous romp through space, time, and morality. The richest, most depraved man on Earth, Malachi Constant, is offered a chance to take a space journey to distant worlds with a beautiful woman at his side. Of course there’s a catch to the invitation, and a prophetic vision about the purpose of human life that only Vonnegut has the courage to tell. ...

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  • Slaughterhouse-five
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Slaughterhous-Five is one of the world's great anti-war books. Centering on the infamous fire-bombing of Dresden, Billy Pilgrim's odyssey through time reflects the mythic journey of our own fractured lives as we search for meaning in what we are afraid to know ...

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  • Mother Night
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Mother Night is a daring challenge to our moral sense. American Howard W. Campbell, Jr., a spy during World War II, is now on trial in Israel as a Nazi war criminal. But is he really guilty? In this brilliant book rife with true gallows humor, Vonnegut turns black and white into a chilling shade of gray with a verdict that will haunt us all. ...

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  • Breakfast of Champions
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    In Breakfast of Champions, one of Kurt Vonnegut’s most beloved characters, the aging writer Kilgore Trout, finds to his horror that a Midwest car dealer is taking his fiction as truth. What follows is murderously funny satire, as Vonnegut looks at war, sex, racism, success, politics, and pollution in America and reminds us how to see the truth. ...

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  • Slaughterhouse-Five
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    “A desperate, painfully honest attempt to confront the monstrous crimes of the twentieth century.”—Time Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time Slaughterhouse-Five, an American classic, is one of the world’s great antiwar books. Centering on the infamous World War II firebombing of Dresden, the novel is the result of what Vonnegut describes as a...

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  • Look at the Birdie
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Look at the Birdie is a collection of fourteen short stories from one of the most original writers in American fiction. This series of perfectly rendered vignettes, never before published in Kurt Vonnegut’s lifetime, reveals a warm, wise, and funny portrait of life in post–World War II America—a world where squabbling couples, high school geniuses, misfit office workers, and sm...

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  • Palm sunday
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    "Palm Sunday is a self-portrait by an American genius. Vonnegut writes with beguiling wit and poignant wisdom about his favorite comedians, country music, a dead friend, a dead marriage, and various cockamamie aspects of his all-too human journey through life. It is a work that resonates with Vonnegut?s singular voice: the magic sound of a born-story teller mesmerizing us with ...

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  • Galápagos
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Un viaje a la extinción de la raza humana Leon Trout, el fantasma de un constructor de barcos decapitado, es el narrador de la historia de la decadencia de la humanidad, contada por Vonnegut con humor e ironía, tal y como la viven los supervivientes de un crucero a las Islas Galápagos en el año 1986. Entre estos supervivien tes encontramos a personajes tan dispares como Hisako,...

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  • Slaughterhouse-Five
    North, Ryan , Vonnegut, Kurt
    An American classic and one of the world's seminal antiwar books, Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five is faithfully presented in graphic novel form for the first time from Eisner Award-winning writer Ryan North (How to Invent Everything: A Survival Guide for the Stranded Time Traveler) and Eisner Award-nominated artist Albert Monteys (Universe!).Listen: Billy Pilgrim has... ......

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  • Matadero Cinco
    KURT VONNEGUT
    Matadero cinco, de Kurt Vonnegut esta novela narra con humor negro y en un tono satírico profundamente antibelicista las peripecias surrealistas de Billy Pilgrim, ayudante de capellán militar que presenció el bombardeo devastador de Dresde el 13 de febrero de 1945. Pilglim oculta a sus allegados que fue secuestrado por un platillo volador que lo llev&o...

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  • Novels & Stories 1963-1973
    Vonnegut, Kurt

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  • Pájaro de celda
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    "Presten atención, por favor, pues en este libro, que es la historia de mi vida hasta ahora, los personajes no son solo las personas sino los años. Mil Novecientos Trece me dio el regalo de la vida. Mil Novecientos Veintinueve desbarató la economía estadounidense. Mil Novecientos Treinta y Uno me envió a Harvard. Mil Novecientos Treinta y Ocho me consiguió mi primer empleo en e...

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  • Que levante mi mano quien crea en la...
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    El presente volumen consta de nueve discursos inéditos, siete de ellos dirigidos a estudiantes universitarios en días de dichosa graduación. Es éste un género muy peculiar de la oratoria norteamericana que ha dado lugar a piezas memorables adornadas con nobles sentimientos, recuerdos edificantes y sabios consejos o melifluos elixires emitidos desde sus cátedras (celestes) por a...

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  • Matadero cinco
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Matadero Cinco catapultó a Kurt Vonnegut como uno de los grandes ídolos de la juventud norteamericana y se convirtió de inmediato en un clásico de la literatura contemporánea. Una historia amarga, conmovedora y a la vez divertidísima, de la inocencia confrontada con el apocalipsis, 'una novela con ribetes esquizofrénico-telegráficos', en palabras de su autor. Kurt Vonnegut fue ...

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  • While Mortals Sleep
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    NATIONAL BESTSELLER - Foreword by Dave Eggers These previously unpublished, beautifully rendered works of fiction are a testament to Kurt Vonnegut's unique blend of observation and imagination. Here are stories of men and machines, art and artifice, and how ideals of fortune, fame, and love take curious twists in ordinary lives. An ambitious builder of roads fritters away his f...

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  • Bluebeard
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Broad humor and bitter irony collide in this fictional autobiography of Rabo Karabekian, who, at age seventy-one, wants to be left alone on his Long Island estate with the secret he has locked inside his potato barn. But then a voluptuous young widow badgers Rabo into telling his life story—and Vonnegut in turn tells us the plain, heart-hammering truth about man’s careless fanc...

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  • Slapstick
    Vonnegut, Kurt
    Slapstick presents an apocalyptic vision as seen through the eyes of the current King of Manhattan (and last President of the United States), a wickedly irreverent look at the all-too-possible results of today’s follies. But even the end of life-as-we-know-it is transformed by Kurt Vonnegut’s pen into hilarious farce—a final slapstick that may be the Almighty’s joke on us all. ...

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