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The Third Policeman by Flann O'Brien
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Aug 05, 07

bookshelves: you-ll-snort-milk-thru-your-nose

Really this book deserves 4.5 stars.

From Wikipedia:

Flann O'Brien is rightly considered a major figure in twentieth century Irish literature. The British writer Anthony Burgess was moved to say of him: "If we don't cherish the work of Flann O'Brien we are stupid fools who don't deserve to have great men. Flann O'Brien is a very great man." Burgess included At Swim-Two-Birds on his list of 99 Great Novels.

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"The Third Policeman" is, quite simply, the funniest description of hell you will ever read in your life. Borrow, steal, or buy a copy now!

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