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18th Sep '14 7:50:48 PM TVRulezAgain
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An American writer who writes mostly [[ComicLiterature comedic writing style]] and fantastic premises. [[TheVerse His novels generally take place within the same universe]].
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!!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

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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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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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!!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.



* UrbanFantasy

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* UrbanFantasy
UrbanFantasy
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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