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Irvine welsh is the author of trainspotting, ecstasy, glue, porno, filth, marabou stork nightmares, the acid house, if you liked school, youll love work, the bedroom secrets of the master chefs and reheated cabbage. Marabou stork nightmares book summary and study guide. Female voicelessness in conrad and welsh rakuten kobo. For anyone who gets high on language, this book is a fantastic trip. Learn about the amazing and interesting marabou stork. The phonetic scots in most of the stories was often exhausting though and, as was the case with marabou stork nightmares, the sheer i really enjoyed snuff, the acid house, and eurotrash. There are more than 1 million books that have been enjoyed by people from all over the world.
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