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6 Jul, 2009 - 1:36pm

Craig Clevenger Returns With Not One Shotgun, But Two..

The fireworks aren't over just yet! It's my pleasure to announce that Craig Clevenger's  second short story (an excerpt  from his forthcoming novel Saint Heretic) is now live.

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24 Jun, 2009 - 12:51pm

Chuck's April Feedback Of Workshop Submissions

Today we present not five, but six stories selected from our Workshop's April nominations and sent to Chuck.  Yes, Chuck's been gracious enough to up the ante and read our top six stories each month.

What does this mean for you?...

22 Jun, 2009 - 11:09am

Operation Havoc: Photo Challenge King Crowned

Looks like the good people behind Operation Havoc have awarded a winner of thei photo contest.  Chuck himself selected his favorite pic.  See below for an update from their newsletter.

A message to all members of Operation Havoc:

All hail most Glorious King of the...

18 Jun, 2009 - 12:08pm

Want A Chance To Win All Of Chuck's Books?

Well, there's a catch.  But fortunately for you, it's a GREAT catch.  Because you'll be getting all of Chuck's books loaded onto a brand new Sony Digital Reader!

All you have to do for a chance to win is click here and enter your...

5 Jun, 2009 - 3:49pm

'Mother Howl', New Short Story By Craig Clevenger!

We have some great news to share with you today!  Badass author and fan favorite, Craig Clevenger, has relented (after much wheedling on my part,) to share two exclusive short stories!  The first one is called mother howl and...

27 May, 2009 - 1:36pm

Fight Club Movie Tribute On

Our friends over at have recently posted the latest episode of their JoBlo Movie Show into an homage to the 10-year anniversary of Fight Club.  According to their founder, Berge Garabedian aka JoBlo, it was made by fans, FOR fans.  Enjoy!


22 May, 2009 - 12:13pm

Chuck's March Feedback Of Workshop Submissions

Today we unveil the next five stories that were selected from our Workshop in March and sent to Chuck.  Wait... sent to Chuck?  You mean best selling author Chuck Palahniuk actually reads original stories by his fans?  Why, yes!  Where the hell have you...

19 May, 2009 - 1:47pm

Pygmy Debuts At #3 On The NY Times Best Seller List!

Wow.  Chuck has hit a homerun with his latest novel "Pygmy".   It just debuted at #3 on The New York Times Best Seller List.  I think this might be an all-time high for a Palahniuk release.   (someone correct me if I'm wrong).

All of you deserve...

18 May, 2009 - 2:44am

Chuck Palahniuk On Canadian Talk Show "The Hour"

As is his custom when visiting Canada for book tour, Chuck Palahniuk will be on the popular late night talk show "The Hour" with George Stroumboulopoulos (takes a breath after spelling that one).  The show was recorded last week and was originally set...

14 May, 2009 - 12:23pm

Chuck Palahniuk Interview In TIME Magazine

This is a big one, folks.  Chuck was interviewed for TIME Magazine while on the road for his U.S. 'Pygmy' Tour.  The picture above (which I think is one of the best I've ever seen of Chuck) was taken by Neilson Bernard for Getty.

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14 May, 2009 - 11:23am

Pygmy Tour: Check Out Pictures From The Events

Well, the U.S. leg of the 2009 'Pygmy' tour has ended.  Many of you were upset that Chuck was only able to do five cities this time around, not the least of which was Chuck himself.  But as you heard him mention in the recent KPBS interview, he lost his mother recently to cancer...

13 May, 2009 - 3:58pm

'Pygmy' Tour Tshirts Are Here!

New Tshirts are available for the upcoming 'Pygmy' tour!  You may remember that we did this last year and the year before, for 'Snuff' and 'Rant' (respectively).  We initially held off on making these, due to the fact that Chuck is only doing five stops on this tour.  But then...

7 May, 2009 - 1:17pm

First Details For Chuck Palahniuk's 2010 Novel, "Tell All"

In a recent audio interview Chuck did with KPBS, while on the road promoting his latest novel "Pygmy", Chuck openly talked about his next novel.  In fact, Chuck revealed that, while caring for his mother last year, he actually wrote three novels!  The one which is going...

5 May, 2009 - 1:35pm

'Pygmy' Is Now Out!

Pygmy is now out in bookstores across America.  Chuck usually doesn't need our help doing this, but let's try and get him in the bestseller list again.  In otherwards, don't wait to get your copy.  Rush down to your local bookstore and scoop one up today!  Or, order a copy from Amazon and get...

4 May, 2009 - 5:47pm

New Flickr Group Set Up For 'Pygmy' Tour Pics

We're trying something new this year.  Besides the normal way of having fans send in photos themselves from the "Pygmy" tour, we have just set up a specific group on Flickr to host even more pics.

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4 May, 2009 - 5:32pm

Join Operation Havoc!

Not quite sure exactly what this is, but Random House is promoting it, and it seems fun.  Check out the details from their home page, then get over there and join in.

To celebrate the release of Chuck Palahniuk's new book, Pygmy, we invite you to...

1 May, 2009 - 12:59pm

Limited Edition Tour Poster For 'Pygmy' Now Available!

Last year, Doubleday commissioned a very talented artist by the name of David Dwitt to design a tour poster for 'Snuff'.  I was actually not aware of this, but those of you who were at some of the events might have seen it.  So I'm happy to report that David has returned this...

1 May, 2009 - 12:26pm

'Fight Club' Referenced In Two Major TV Shows Last Night

This is becoming more and more a part of our pop culture.  So I tend to not always report about it.  But then again, every now and then, it's just fun to mention:

I was watching CBS tonight and there were Fight Club references in both CSI and...

30 Apr, 2009 - 2:18pm

Get Some Exposure On!

I don't do this often enough, but now is a good time to remind you that we are always looking for people to advertise on Chuck has a new book coming out on May 5th. He's starting his tour that same day. And he's currently doing...

28 Apr, 2009 - 7:10pm

Suicide Girls 'Fight Club' Photo Tribute

This may be old news for some of you, but has recently posted a photo tribute to Fight Club.  I think this has something to do with the site's anniversary or something.  Be careful though.  The following link is NSFW. ...