Remember earlier this year when we unveiled the awesome news that, not only would Chuck Palahniuk be reading five original fan stories every month, submitted via our Workshop, but that he'd also be critiquing each story and providing invaluable...more
Today is the day you've been waiting for. Tour dates for Chuck's upcoming book "Pygmy" are here. Below are the cities and dates. Click each link below for specific details in our awesome new Calendar section.
Boston, MA - May 5thDetails here
NYC, NY - May...more
A couple years back, we had a beloved section on the site called Palahniuk-esque Authors. With the help of people like Will Tupper, this section became a mecca on The Cult, where fans of Chuck could explore authors that might fall into...more
Another positive of 'Pygmy' just turned up. This one from Booklist. Props to Keir Graff for shooting this one our way.
"In a time of justifiable concern about terrorism, Palahniuk has written a hilarious novel about an unlikely terrorist cell: foreign-exchange students who arrive at a...more
Props to Rayo C. for spotting this first. Let's hope we see more of these soon.
Pygmy Chuck Palahniuk. Doubleday, $24.95 (240p) ISBN 978-0-385-52634-0
Palahniuk’s 10th novel (after Snuff) is a potent if cartoonish cultural satire that succeeds despite its...more
Wow. This is just awesome. It seems a group of activists in the Ukraine calling themselves the UA Resistance, invoked the spirit of Tyler Durden by lighting up the side of an apartment complex in the form of a giant smiley face. The act was done in a non-violent...more
There's a new review up for the 'Choke' DVD from Steve Brown. The review is comprised in his latest podcast, along with an interview with writer/director Clark Gregg.
Listen to podcast here!
Filter Magazine just posted an exclusive interview with Chuck Palahniuk with his thoughts on the "Choke" film:
Read The Q&A Here!
Short but sweet.
Okay, I think my staff and I all have "eyes-bugging-out-of-our-skulls" syndrome. It's a rare condition. It afflicts those who have been working around the clock to launch a massive new version of an expansive author website.
I won't spend too long on a history...more
Greetings, all! 2009 is officially underway, so I wanted to take a little more time to hone down and elaborate on Chuck's wonderful post from January 2nd. There's a lot to digest there, and while Chuck got to the meat and potatoes of it, he didn't quite explain all...more
Last night our writers group met at Suzy’s house, and we took turns announcing what we’d accomplish with our writing in the coming year. After a decade of this ritual it’s too easy to simply resolve to complete a current project, then begin and complete another....more
On behalf of ChuckPalahniuk.net, we want to wish you all a Happy Holidays! We hope that you're with family and friends this season, and that you get to relax and enjoy yourself. I've got a sister who's moving to San Francisco, so most my time spent in New York this...more
If any of you are looking for a great gift for a friend or loved one this holiday season, we have it. Tshirts and DVDs are now on sale!. First, we have our 'Choke' and 'Survivor' Tshirts, which (along with the rest of our inventory) are all marked down to $16 each. We also now...more
Welcome to December. I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving. I personally drank too much the night before, and was so hung-over, I couldn't taste anything the next day. So alas, all that great taste was robbed from me.. Today, we continue with, what is easily, one of the best...more
This is a piece of news that can only exist with the awesome fans of Chuck Palahniuk. It seems someone has gone and set up a site where Chuck fans can take pictures of and swap their handmade Palahniuk items. Similar to how Chuck himself hand-makes a lot of items he sends out in his...more
UPDATE: This date has now passed. As always though, St. Helen's is accepting orders for Chuck's next stop in. At this time though, we do not know when that will be.
Chuck Palahniuk is dropping into St. Helens Book Shop, our favorite affiliates,...more