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The Girl on the Fridge

The Girl on the Fridge
Etgar Keret
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occasionally, publishers send me books i don’t ask for, but that turn out to be pleasant surprises. humming “Shot in the Dark” right now. this is a nifty little collection of odd stories by the Isreali author Etgar Keret (The Nimrod Flipout). i’m digging it. the story “Hat Trick”, about a children’s magician who has lost his um, magic. instead of pulling rabbits out of his hat, he plucks dead bunnies and decapitated babies. i was rolling with laughter.

read a panned review from the always objective Chron.

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