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"Drawing from both pop culture and science, Charles Yu is an observer of contemporary society, and in Sorry Please Thank You he fills his stories with equal parts humor and insight into the human condition. A big-box store employee is confronted by a zombie during the graveyard shift, a problem...

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Main Author: Yu, Charles, 1976-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Pantheon Books, c2012.
Edition:1st ed.
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245 1 0 |a Sorry please thank you /  |c Charles Yu. 
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260 |a New York :  |b Pantheon Books,  |c c2012. 
300 |a 222 p. ;  |c 21 cm. 
520 |a "Drawing from both pop culture and science, Charles Yu is an observer of contemporary society, and in Sorry Please Thank You he fills his stories with equal parts humor and insight into the human condition. A big-box store employee is confronted by a zombie during the graveyard shift, a problem that pales in comparison to his inability to ask a coworker out on a date. A fighter leads his band of virtual warriors, thieves, and wizards across a deadly computer-generated landscape, but does he have what it takes to be a hero? A company outsources grief for profit, its slogan: Don't feel like having a bad day? Let someone else have it for you"--From publisher description. 
505 0 |a Sorry. Standard loneliness package ; First person shooter ; Troubleshooting -- Please. Hero absorbs major damage ; Human for beginners ; Inventory ; Open ; Note to self -- Thank you. Yeoman ; Designer emotion ; The book of categories ; Adult contemporary -- All of the above. Sorry please thank you. 
590 |a December12eng 
650 0 |a Short stories, American. 
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