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Also by Christopher Moore:

Noir, April 2018
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The Serpent of Venice, May 2014
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Sacre Bleu, October 2012
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Sacre Bleu, April 2012
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Bite Me: A Love Story, April 2010
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Coyote Blue, January 2001
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Noir
Christopher Moore

William Morrow
April 2018
On Sale: April 17, 2018
352 pages
ISBN: 0062433970
EAN: 9780062433978
Kindle: B07192GP7F
Hardcover / e-Book
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Fiction | Historical | Humor

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 post-World War II San Francisco, and featuring a diverse cast of characters, including a hapless bartender; his Chinese sidekick; a doll with sharp angles and dangerous curves; a tight-lipped Air Force general; a wisecracking waif; Petey, a black mamba; and many more.

San Francisco. Summer, 1947. A dame walks into a saloon . . .

Itís not every afternoon that an enigmatic, comely blonde named Stilton (like the cheese) walks into the scruffy gin joint where Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin tends bar. Itís love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his move, an Air Force general named Remy arrives with some urgent business. íCause when you need something done, Sammy is the guy to go to; heís got the connections on the street.

Meanwhile, a suspicious flying object has been spotted up the Pacific coast in Washington State near Mount Rainer, followed by a mysterious plane crash in a distant patch of desert in New Mexico that goes by the name Roswell. But the real weirdness is happening on the streets of the City by the Bay.

When one of Sammyís schemes goes south and the Cheese mysteriously vanishes, Sammy is forced to contend with his own dark secretsóand more than a few strange goings onóif he wants to find his girl.

Think Raymond Chandler meets Damon Runyon with more than a dash of Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes All Stars. Itís all very, very Noir. Itís all very, very Christopher Moore.

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