Victor Gischler


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Victor Gischler is an American author of humorous crime fiction.
Gischler's debut novel Gun Monkeys was nominated for the Edgar Award, and his novel Shotgun Opera was an Anthony Award finalist. His work has been translated into Italian, French, Spanish and Japanese. He earned a Ph.D. in English at the University of Southern Mississippi. His fifth novel Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse was published in 2008 by the Touchstone/Fireside imprint of Simon & Schuster.

He has also writes American comic books like The Punisher: Frank Castle, Wolverine and Deadpool for Marvel Comics. Gischler worked on X-Men "Curse of the Mutants" starting in the Death of Dracula one-shot and continued in X-Men #1.

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A lot of people consider it low class when authors are constantly pimping their own books.  Yup.  I get it.  And I try not to put people on the spot.  On Twitter or Facebook when I link to Amazon, it's usually because my publisher is offering the book for a low price, and I want people to be aware of a bargain.  I try not to shove the books into people's faces, screaming BUY BUY BUY.

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“Fifty-one hybrids and ten MINI coopers. We're the most eco-friendly assault force in history.”
Victor Gischler, Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse

“She was like some kind of Energizer Bunny nonstop bitch machine...She needed three more husbands, so we could all take shifts listening to her.”
Victor Gischler, The Deputy

“Mortimer had maxed three credit cards stocking the cave with canned goods and medical supplies and tools and everything a man needed to live through the end of the world. There were more than a thousand books along shelves in the driest part of the cave. There used to be several boxes of pornography until Mortimer realized that he'd spent nearly ten days in a row sitting in the cave masturbating. He burned the dirty magazines to keep from doing some terrible whacking injury to himself.”
Victor Gischler, Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse

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