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The Butt

An Exit Strategy

by Will Self

Paperback, 355 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $16 |


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A dystopian work portraying the consequences of post-September 11 "Big Brother"-style government finds Tom Brodzinki's efforts to quit smoking setting off a chain reaction that threatens society, sending Tom into exile after being wrongfully branded for using his last cigarette as a weapon of offense.