Skinny Legs and All

Skinny Legs and All

Book - 1990
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When an Arab and a Jew open a restaurant across from the United Nations, New York City is turned on its ear, in a riotous, topical novel by the author of Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas.
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, [1990]
Copyright Date: ©1990
ISBN: 9780553377880
0553377884
9780553289695
0553289691
9780553057751
0553057758
Branch Call Number: x
Characteristics: 422 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm

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YPRL_MANDM Nov 28, 2013

I'm a huge Tom Robbins fan and this book is vintage Tom. Like all his books, it makes you want to eat life. It's quirky, funny and life-philosophical and a complete pleasure to read. Read it even just to marvel at Robbins' uncanny ability to avoid cliches and replace them with his own incantations.

tloeppky Mar 28, 2012

I'd like to add my accolades. I agree with the other reviewers. This is a must read book. It's a great story filled with fabulous characters and provocative ideas and hilarious scenarios. Who knew Palestine is named after a hermaphrodic mule god.

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Jennmro
Feb 09, 2011

Easily one of my favorite books of all time. One to read again and again.

daymakerdave Nov 22, 2010

I have probably read this book more times than any other. I love the story and the language that Robbins uses. It's poetic and playful and full of classic Robbins imagery. If you have never read any of his works this is the book I recomend to start with.

coffeecup Nov 10, 2010

fanciful and imaginative

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