Thus was born a humorist of the caliber of dave barry or christopher buckley and some have gone so far as to say he is the next kurt vonnegut. Moore even goes after some relatively weighty topics, but the characters, the author and the book never lose their sense of humor about the story, themselves, or the issues they tackle. Lamb by christopher moore a paperback book free usa shipping religion satire. The serpent of venice by christopher moore, paperback.
Quotations by christopher moore, american writer, born 1957. Christopher moore is the cmo at visichain, a software consultancy that specializes in large scale enterprise software projects focused on the supply chain and procurement. He loved reading and his father brought him plenty of books from the library every week. Enjoy the best christopher moore quotes at brainyquote. Book 2 christopher moore author 2009 island of the sequined love nun. The following is a personality profile of christopher moore based on his work. Books by christopher moore writers similar to christopher moore. Contact all american speakers bureau to inquire about speaking fees and availability, and book the best keynote speaker for your next event. Christopher was born on 1st january 1957 in toledo, ohio and was raised in mansfield, ohio. Global ecommerce can take your business to the next level. Below is the order of christopher moore s novels in order of when they were originally published.
Moore has won several accolades that continue to inspire him to come up with topnotch content for bookworms. Bloodsucking fiends a love story by christopher moore. Bloodsucking fiends a love story by christopher moore audiobook vincenzo goodlow. Nothing is as it seems and its impossible to describe. Hes the least powerful person at court, but as king lear divides his kingdom among his three daughters, pocket the fool. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as cds or access codes. But things get a bit complicated for our new friend sammy. You should not hesitate for one minute to join sammy on this roller coaster ride. Books by christopher moore author of lamb goodreads. Booksellers invited to join exclusive cover reveal for christopher. Christopher moore is the author of the novels secondhand souls, sacre bleu, a dirty job, and lamb. Join facebook to connect with christopher moore and others you may know. Books by christopher moore authors like christopher moore.
Christopher moore was born in ohio and lived there until he was nineteen, when he moved to california. Moore the vincent calvino series literary novels nonfiction essays christopher g. Christopher moore books list of books by author christopher moore. It became an instant hit in the fall of 2002 and the globe and mail made it a top 5 pick among all the canadian childrens books of the year. Christopher moore is the author of 15 novels, including the worldwide bestsellers lamb, you suck and a dirty job. He grew up in mansfield, ohio, and attended ohio state university and brooks institute of photography in santa barbara, california an only child, moore learned to amuse himself with his imagination. My new novel, shakespeare for squirrels, goes on sale may 12, 2020. Bloodsucking fiends a love story by christopher moore audiobook. Three prominent venetians await their most loathsome and foul dinner guest, the. In christopher moores ingenious debut novel, we meet one of the most memorably mismatched pairs in the annals of literature. Books by christopher moore authors like christopher. Practical demonkeeping, coyote blue, bloodsucking fiends, island of the sequined love nun, the lust lizard of melancholy cove, lamb, fluke, the stupidest angel, a dirty job, you suck, fool, bite me, sacre bleu, the serpent of venice, and secondhand souls.
Christopher moore is the author of 15 previous novels. Noir is excellent, typical of the noir genre but completely different. Thats what keeps the book feeling so fresh from one page to the next. Add a weirdly satisfying combo of literary injokes and low sex gags to the mix and what comes out of the christopher moore meat grinder is unique and sublime. Christopher moore is the bestselling author of you suck, a dirty job, the stupidest angel, fluke, lamb, the lust lizard of melancholy cove, island of the sequined love nun, bloodsucking fiends, and practical demonkeeping. A christopher moore book will always be a surprise. Moore has long been a big name in crime for his vincent calvino books, based on the exploits of an american private eye in thailands seedy underbelly. Fans of noir film and fiction will find a lot to enjoy in this loving genre tribute, and those already familiar with moore s books will simply be in love. The green one is catch, a demon with a nasty habit of eating most of the people he meets.
Christopher moores latest novel may be moody, but its as. An original and provocative book that illuminates the origins of philosophy in ancient greece by revealing the surprising early. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Best christopher moore book 17 books meet your next. Noir christopher moore author johnny heller narrator 2018.
The goodlooking one is onehundredyearold exseminarian and roads scholar travis ohearn. Moores first novel was practical demonkeeping in 1992, which was purchased by disney before it even had a publisher. Instant new york times bestseller the absurdly outrageous, sarcastically satiric, and always entertaining new york times bestselling author christopher moore returns in finest madcap form with this zany noir set on the mean streets of postworld war ii san francisco, and featuring a diverse cast of characters, including a hapless bartender. New york times bestselling author christopher moore channels william shakespeare and edgar allan poe in the serpent of venice, a satiric venetian gothic that brings back the pocket of dog snogging, the eponymous hero of fool, along with his sidekick, drool, and pet monkey, jeff venice, a long time ago. Top 10 books by christopher moore best book recommendations. Moore s first novel was practical demonkeeping in 1992, which was purchased by disney before it even had a publisher.
Below is the order of christopher moores novels in order of when they were originally published. Moore brings back one of his favorite characters, pocket from 2009s fool. And possibly a space alien, because, hey, this is a christopher moore book, after all. Nov 03, 2015 author christopher moore reads from secondhand souls at book passage 091815. Pocket the diminutive english fool is envoy to venice, where hes managed to make a lot of enemies, a senator, a merchant, and a soldier, and only one friend, a moorish general called othello who has troubles of his own. Coyote blue book by christopher moore official publisher. See all books authored by christopher moore, including lamb. Bloodsucking fiends book by christopher moore official. Select this result to view chris moore s phone number, address, and more. His novels generally take place within the same universe.
If this isnt enough, i received my copy at 2 pm, finished it at 10 pm and read it again the next. Practical demonkeeping, coyote blue, bloodsucking fiends, island of the sequined love nun, the lust. Chris is related to matt r moore and candice ellen moore as well as 2 additional people. Shakespeare for squirrels set adrift by his pirate crew, pocket of dog snogging washes up on the. The characters are utterly believable while simultaneously incredible. As he prepares for the realease of his 16th novel, noir, bestselling author christopher moore, will answer any questions you have about writing, researching, or yelling at people on twitter. Book recommendations for people who like blood sucking fiends. The gospel according to biff, christs childhood pal, p. The pine cove books its christmas in pine cove and someone just killed santa with a shovel, but the angel has been sent to perform a christmas miracle. Coming in november 2019, and now available for preordering, my new book with princeton university press, calling philosophers names. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at. More new book the vincent calvino series dance me to the end of time on january 5, 2020. The best result we found for your search is chris moore age 30s in everett, wa in the holly neighborhood.
With a body of work that boasts some of the most outlandish plots and outrageous characters ever to make it onto the printed page, christopher moore has made a name for himself as the clown prince of contemporary fiction. Christopher moore, the author of 15 wacky novels, explains in an afterword that he had planned for his latest book, noir, to be about a poor working mug who got entangled with a dangerous. Christopher moore born january 1, 1957 is an american writer of comic fantasy. That said, moore says none of his books are in any danger of being made into a movie. The gospel according to biff, christs childhood pal by. Top 25 quotes by christopher moore of 212 az quotes.
If you have even a passing knowledge of the bard and love a hilarious madcap comedy and. In christopher moore s ingenious debut novel, we meet one of the most memorably mismatched pairs in the annals of literature. Chris moore phone, address, background info whitepages. This book takes you back to a much simpler time, a much simpler world. On wednesday, november, indie booksellers will unveil the book jacket for bestselling author christopher moores upcoming novel and.
Select this result to view chris moores phone number, address, and more. Unfortunately for him but fortunately for us, people laughed when they read what he wrote. The gospel according to biff, christs childhood pal by christopher moore. The gospel according to biff, christs childhood pal. Christopher moore paperback books for sale in stock ebay. Christopher moore is the author of 15 novels, including the worldwide best sellers lamb, you suck and a dirty job. Author christopher moore reads from secondhand souls at book passage 091815. Christopher moore born january 1, 1957 is an american writer who writes mostly comedic writing style with fantastic premises. Enter christopher moores biff, resurrected by the angel raziel and held captive in a new york city hotel room until he records a new gospel. All american speakers is a buyers agent and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event. He grew up in mansfield, ohio, and attended ohio state university and brooks institute of photography in santa barbara, california.
An audacious and irreverent novel about jesus childhood seen through the eyes of his best pal. Christopher moore is an american writer of comic and horror fantasy genre. A city girl with a new thirst for life but no instruction book and a boy from the midwest looking to find his fortune, and maybe a girlfriend who wont eat him. An only child, moore learned to amuse himself with his imagination.
In 2001, jesus decides that someone should write the missing gospel of his childhood, and he selects levicalled biffthe wisecracking companion. He is the author of the serpent of venice, second hand souls, and other novels. Biography and booking information for christopher moore, bestselling author of comic novels. Apr 16, 2018 christopher moore, the author of 15 wacky novels, explains in an afterword that he had planned for his latest book, noir, to be about a poor working mug who got entangled with a dangerous. Bloodsucking fiends, a love story christopher moore description part love story, part vampire tale, and part murder mystery, bloodsucking fiends tells the story of an unlikely vampire, jody, who, just discovering her various powers decides that she needs someone to carry on her various daytoday, cantbeoutduringthedaylight tasks, and enlists c. Tom robbins carl hiaasen tim dorsey jasper fforde chuck palahniuk a lee martinez christopher buckley matt ruff charlie huston richard kadrey. The green one is catch, a demon with a nasty habit of eating most of. Best christopher moore book rate what you think is the best christopher moore novel. Your question was asked and answered earlier, so scroll up for the answer. Coyote blue christopher moore description part love story, part vision quest, and always somewhat wacky, coyote blue tells the story of sam hunter born samson hunts alone on a crow indian reservation, but reinvents himself as a successful insurance broker, until he is hit with the lightning bolt of love that goes by the name of calliope. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1. Im thinking about another book featuring pocket from fool and the serpent of venice in. Gotta go now, im going to read something else by christopher moore.
Christopher moore is social, unpretentious and informal. Lamb is the story of biff writing his and his buddy jesus christs aka joshuas story. Although these short stories played a key role in establishing christopher moores foundation as a great author, it is his later novels that made him a household name in the comic fantasy genre of book writing. Christopher moore speakers bureau and booking agent info.1496 218 1105 1376 1524 1064 1372 740 157 1094 1342 841 1582 105 276 1225 462 922 635 844 1076 777 862 666 388 440 61 1133 1300 359 256 1565 936 375 667 319 1329 1379 58 1227 207 415 258 455 524 235