History Main / ChristopherMoore

18th Sep '14 7:50:48 PM TVRulezAgain
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[[quoteright:235:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/chris_moore_6094.jpg]] An American writer who writes mostly [[ComicLiterature comedic writing style]] and fantastic premises. [[TheVerse His novels generally take place within the same universe]]. ---- !!His books include: * ''Literature/BloodsuckingFiends'' - A trilogy about vampires in UsefulNotes/SanFrancisco. Takes the format of BoyMeetsGhoul. ** ''You Suck: A Love Story'' - The boy is a ghoul as well. ** ''Bite Me: A Love Story'' - Now they have to prevent everyone from becoming a ghoul. * ''Literature/CoyoteBlue'' - A man named Sam Hunter gets involved with the Native American trickster Coyote. * ''Literature/ADirtyJob'' - A man becomes a sort of GrimReaper after the death of his wife, saving souls from the Underworld. * ''Literature/FlukeOrIKnowWhyTheWingedWhaleSings'' - A whale shows up with the words "Bite Me" on its flukes. * ''Literature/IslandOfTheSequinedLoveNun'' - A blacklisted pilot discovers a couple taking advantage of a native cargo cult. * ''[[Literature/LambTheGospelAccordingToBiff Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal]]'' - The New Testament from the perspective of one of Jesus' friends. * ''The Griff'' - A graphic novel documenting an attack on Earth by mythical griffons. * ''Sacre Bleu'' - Set in 1890s Paris it's about the color blue...and the idea that Vincent van Gogh was murdered rather than commiting suicide. '''The Pine Cove Novels''' * ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'' - A demon is accidentally summoned and cannot be banished. The summoner has to deal. * ''Literature/TheLustLizardOfMelancholyCove'' - A giant beast comes out of the water and secretes a pheromone that causes lust. * ''[[Literature/TheStupidestAngel The Stupidest Angel: A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror]]'' - An angel tries to grant a boy's wish of bringing SantaClaus back to life and ends up nearly causing a ZombieApocalypse. '''Pocket the Fool''' Novels featuring Moore's unique take on Shakespeare's plays * ''Literature/{{Fool}}: A darkly comic version of Theatre/KingLear with the Fool as narrator and protagonist * '' The Serpent of Venice'': The second in the series that combines elements of ''Theatre/TheMerchantOfVenice'' with Theatre/{{Othello}} and ''The Cask of Almonttiado'' as well as the dragon of the title. !!Tropes associated with ChristopherMoore: * AuthorCatchphrase: "Heinous fuckery" or "Heinous fuckery most foul" * CanonWelding * ClusterFBomb * ComicLiterature * CrossoverCosmology * DeadpanSnarker * FantasyKitchenSink * GenreBusting * LemonyNarrator * UsefulNotes/SanFrancisco: Naturally, since he's a San Francisco based writer himself. * SealedEvilInACan: Used in ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'', ''[[Literature/LambTheGospelAccordingToBiff Lamb]]'', and ''[[Literature/BloodsuckingFiends You Suck]]'' * TheVerse: His novels generally take place in the same universe. * UnfazedEveryman * UrbanFantasy ----
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[[quoteright:235:http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/chris_moore_6094.jpg]] An American writer who writes mostly [[ComicLiterature comedic writing style]] and fantastic premises. [[TheVerse His novels generally take place within the same universe]]. ---- !!His books include: * ''Literature/BloodsuckingFiends'' - A trilogy about vampires in UsefulNotes/SanFrancisco. Takes the format of BoyMeetsGhoul. ** ''You Suck: A Love Story'' - The boy is a ghoul as well. ** ''Bite Me: A Love Story'' - Now they have to prevent everyone from becoming a ghoul. * ''Literature/CoyoteBlue'' - A man named Sam Hunter gets involved with the Native American trickster Coyote. * ''Literature/ADirtyJob'' - A man becomes a sort of GrimReaper after the death of his wife, saving souls from the Underworld. * ''Literature/FlukeOrIKnowWhyTheWingedWhaleSings'' - A whale shows up with the words "Bite Me" on its flukes. * ''Literature/IslandOfTheSequinedLoveNun'' - A blacklisted pilot discovers a couple taking advantage of a native cargo cult. * ''[[Literature/LambTheGospelAccordingToBiff Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal]]'' - The New Testament from the perspective of one of Jesus' friends. * ''The Griff'' - A graphic novel documenting an attack on Earth by mythical griffons. * ''Sacre Bleu'' - Set in 1890s Paris it's about the color blue...and the idea that Vincent van Gogh was murdered rather than commiting suicide. '''The Pine Cove Novels''' * ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'' - A demon is accidentally summoned and cannot be banished. The summoner has to deal. * ''Literature/TheLustLizardOfMelancholyCove'' - A giant beast comes out of the water and secretes a pheromone that causes lust. * ''[[Literature/TheStupidestAngel The Stupidest Angel: A Heartwarming Tale of Christmas Terror]]'' - An angel tries to grant a boy's wish of bringing SantaClaus back to life and ends up nearly causing a ZombieApocalypse. '''Pocket the Fool''' Novels featuring Moore's unique take on Shakespeare's plays * ''Literature/{{Fool}}: A darkly comic version of Theatre/KingLear with the Fool as narrator and protagonist * '' The Serpent of Venice'': The second in the series that combines elements of ''Theatre/TheMerchantOfVenice'' with Theatre/{{Othello}} and ''The Cask of Almonttiado'' as well as the dragon of the title. !!Tropes associated with ChristopherMoore: * AuthorCatchphrase: "Heinous fuckery" or "Heinous fuckery most foul" * CanonWelding * ClusterFBomb * ComicLiterature * CrossoverCosmology * DeadpanSnarker * FantasyKitchenSink * GenreBusting * LemonyNarrator * UsefulNotes/SanFrancisco: Naturally, since he's a San Francisco based writer himself. * SealedEvilInACan: Used in ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'', ''[[Literature/LambTheGospelAccordingToBiff Lamb]]'', and ''[[Literature/BloodsuckingFiends You Suck]]'' * TheVerse: His novels generally take place in the same universe. * UnfazedEveryman * UrbanFantasy ----[[redirect:Creator/ChristopherMoore]]
7th Jun '14 7:12:39 PM IJVin
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* ''Literture/{{Fool}}: A darkly comic version of Theatre/KingLear with the Fool as narrator and protagonist
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* ''Literture/{{Fool}}: ''Literature/{{Fool}}: A darkly comic version of Theatre/KingLear with the Fool as narrator and protagonist
7th Jun '14 7:12:23 PM IJVin
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* AuthorCatchphrase: "Heinous fuckery" or "Heinous fuckery most foul", often used in explicit descriptions of women's bodies.
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* AuthorCatchphrase: "Heinous fuckery" or "Heinous fuckery most foul", often used in explicit descriptions of women's bodies.foul"
11th May '14 1:16:13 PM tricksterson
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* ''Literature/{{Fool}}'' - ''Theatre/KingLear'' from the perspective of the Fool.

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* ''Literature/{{Fool}}'' - ''Theatre/KingLear'' from the perspective of the Fool.
11th May '14 1:15:26 PM tricksterson
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'''Pocket the Fool''' Novels featuring Moore's unique take on Shakespeare's plays * ''Literture/{{Fool}}: A darkly comic version of Theatre/KingLear with the Fool as narrator and protagonist * '' The Serpent of Venice'': The second in the series that combines elements of ''Theatre/TheMerchantOfVenice'' with Theatre/{{Othello}} and ''The Cask of Almonttiado'' as well as the dragon of the title.
29th Mar '13 12:27:59 PM LongLiveHumour
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* ''Literature/BloodsuckingFiends'' - A trilogy about vampires in SanFrancisco. Takes the format of BoyMeetsGhoul.
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* ''Literature/BloodsuckingFiends'' - A trilogy about vampires in SanFrancisco.UsefulNotes/SanFrancisco. Takes the format of BoyMeetsGhoul.

* SanFrancisco: Naturally, since he's a SanFrancisco based writer himself.
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* SanFrancisco: UsefulNotes/SanFrancisco: Naturally, since he's a SanFrancisco San Francisco based writer himself.
23rd Jun '12 5:24:01 AM FELH2
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!!His books include:
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* ''[[{{Literature/Fool}} Fool]]'' - ''KingLear'' from the perspective of the Fool.
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* ''[[{{Literature/Fool}} Fool]]'' ''Literature/{{Fool}}'' - ''KingLear'' ''Theatre/KingLear'' from the perspective of the Fool.

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9th Jun '12 5:37:51 PM IJVin
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* ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'' - A demon is accidentally summoned and cannot be banished. The summoner has to deal.

* ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'' - A demon is accidentally summoned and cannot be banished. The summoner has to deal.
3rd May '12 5:50:15 AM tricksterson
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* ''Sacre Bleu'' - Set in 1890s Paris it's about the color blue...and the idea that Vincent van Gogh was murdered rather than commiting suicide.

* ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'' - A demon is accidentally summoned cannot be banished. The summoner has to deal.
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* ''Literature/PracticalDemonkeeping'' - A demon is accidentally summoned and cannot be banished. The summoner has to deal.
21st Jan '12 7:52:14 PM Daedalis
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* ''The Griff'' - A graphic novel documenting an attack on Earth by mythical griffons.
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