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Sombrero fallout

a Japanese novel

by Richard Brautigan

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Rebel Inc in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese -- Fiction,
  • Authors -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: 1998.

    StatementRichard Brautigan ; introduced by Kevin Williamson.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3503.R2736 S6 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 177 p. ;
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4023175M
    ISBN 101841951374
    LC Control Number2001409558

    Sombrero Fallout: A Japanese Novel is Richard Brautigan's seventh novel. It was published in Sombrero Fallout is a novel which follows two stories. The first revolves around an author trying to cope with the recent loss of his Japanese lover, which includes a dream the ex-lover Edition: First Printing. Sombrero fallout: a Japanese novel. [Richard Brautigan] -- Features two interrelated stories. The first, about a sombrero falling from the sky and its affect on humanity.

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Sombrero Fallout is as brief (an hour to read from cover to cover) as it is bizarre. The conceit is not entirely coherent, but it is original, sincere, and interesting. The novel is a great catharsis for the author, as well as being a very heartfelt and poignant account of a difficult break-up/5.

The third story, of the eponymous sombrero, is of a town that goes berserk after the icy white sombrero falls from a clear sky. It is purposely a bad story, as it has lost the attention of the writer, just as the writer has lost the attention of the Japanese woman and /5(31).

Sombrero fallout: A Japanese novel ("Rebel Inc." Classics) Paperback – by Richard Brautigan (Author)/5(31). Sombrero Fallout [Richard Brautigan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(10). The duality of the situations portrayed in the book (one, a mysterious sombrero falls out of the blue sky in a small town; two, the desperate loss of the love of a Japanese woman with beautiful hair) swings from the painfully bitter to the ridiculously humorous, sometimes even within the same paragraph!5/5(5).

Soon after he wrote some of his most famous novels such as Trout Fishing in America, Sombrero fallout book Fallout, A Confederate General from Big Sur and In Watermelon Sugar. /5(K). When an ice-cold sombrero falls inexplicably from the sky, all hell breaks loose in a small, Sombrero fallout book sleepy, southwestern town.

Sombrero Fallout is a psychedelic fable of love and loss. New Book. $20 AUD. Book# Alternative Music, Intriguing Themes Top recommended podcast by Guardian readers Become a FRIEND OF SOMBRERO FALLOUT on Facebook. Soon after he wrote some of his most famous novels such as Trout Fishing in America, Sombrero Fallout, A Confederate General from Big Sur and In Watermelon Sugar/5(40).

“Fallout” conjures up visions of the aftermath of a nuclear holocaust, while its inexplicable pairing with “sombrero,” and the latter’s connotations of the mores of. Editions for Sombrero Fallout: (), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in.

Subtitled as a Japanese story, Richard Brautigan’s Sombrero Fallout is my second reading of the author’s work. It is a unique story, a peculiar one too, with themes that might seem bizarre at first but are actually brought to clarity as the plot moves forward4/5.

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American author and poet Richard Brautigan’s surrealist novel Sombrero Fallout: A Japanese Novel () concerns a humorist’s attempt to cope with heartbreak and writer’s block by writing a story about a sombrero falling from the sky. To me, Sombrero Fallout: A Japanese Novel is something of a companion piece to Babylon.

In both books, it is not about the story, it is about the style. In fact, on page two, the "story" is yanked from Brautigan's typewriter and thrown into the trash/5.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Sombrero fallout: A Japanese novel ("Rebel Inc." Classics) at Read honest and /5(10). Sombrero Fallout Quotes Showing of 16 “ I will be very careful the next time I fall in love, she told herself.

Also, she had made a promise to herself that she intended on keeping. She was never going to go out with another writer: no matter how charming, sensitive, inventive or Author: Richard Brautigan.

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There's more to life than meets the eye."" In books. Some books. Brautigan's books. which aren't really books—just whimsical annotations in the form of vignettelets. This one, subtitled ""A Japanese Novel"" and dedicated to Tanizaki isn't really very willow-patterned.

It's about an American humorist, ""dashing tears forth"" after his pretty Japanese lover of two years, a. Brautigan > Sombrero Fallout. This node of the American Dust website (formerly Brautigan Bibliography and Archive) provides comprehensive information about Richard Brautigan's novel Sombrero Fallout: A Japanese hed inthis was Brautigan's seventh published novel.

Publication and background information is provided, along with reviews, many with full text. Arguments over the sombrero begin, one thing leads to another and before long all hell breaks loose in the normally sleep town. Brautigan's fertile imagination twists and pulls at the ensuing chaos to come up with a tender, moving, surreal and incredibly funny tale that is told by a writer at the very peak of his creative powers.A novelist/writer that I've been meaning to read for quite a while is Richard Brautigan, especially the three of his books that have links with Japan, Sombrero Fallout was published in(the edition I read was published by Jonathan Cape), the poetry collection June 30th,June 30th appeared inand in Brautigan published The Tokyo-Montana Express, a book.

Richard Brautigan’s Sombrero Fallout is probably my favourite book; it’s certainly the one I’ve recommended and reread most often. .