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Old 05-19-2004, 01:02 AM
Winston Bongo is offline
Join Date: May 2002
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Originally Posted by Ranchoth
Does Lizard Music count for anything?
Of course! As does The Snarkout Boys and the Avocado of Death, which I consider a work of comedic genius. It works on several levels, and if you read it every few years (I started in 5th grade) you pick up on something new every time. Of course, pretty much any of Daniel Pinkwater's books are wonderfully weird -- don't let the "young adult" label scare you off.

I'd also recommend anything by R. A. Lafferty. You pretty much have to take a fan's word on it, because there is absolutely no way to describe his writing. Harlan Ellison once affectionately dubbed him a "madman," and that's about right.