The sacred book of the werewolf

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A. Hu-li, beautiful and curiously foxlike, has the appearance of a luscious fourteen-year-old girl, the mind of a sly Buddhist monk, and an endearing habit of name-dropping all the famous people she's met over the past two thousand years. She works as a classy prostitute in Moscow's premier hotels, until one client goes inexplicably and fatally berserk at the sight of her and she has to leave in a hurry. Forced to advertise on the Internet, she comes to the attention of an intelligence officer who also happens to be a werewolf. Victor Pelevin's new work of fiction is both a supernatural love story and an outrageously funny satirical portrait of modern Russia. With all his characteristic humor and metaphysical ambition, Pelevin introduces us to an unforgettable cast of perverts, former KGB agents, oil tycoons, and amorous werewolves.
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9780670019885
9781483057460
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display_description A novel about a fifteen-year-old prostitute who is actually a 2,000-year old werefox who seduces men with her tail and drains them of their sexual power. She falls in love with a KGB officer who is actually a werewolf.
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subject_facet Horror fiction, Prostitutes -- Fiction, Russia (Federation) -- Fiction, Werewolves -- Fiction
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title The sacred book of the werewolf
title_alt Svi͡ashchennai͡a kniga oborotni͡a.
title_display The sacred book of the werewolf
title_full The sacred book of the werewolf / Victor Pelevin ; translated from the Russian by Andrew Bromfield, The sacred book of the werewolf [electronic resource] / Victor Pelevin
title_short The sacred book of the werewolf
title_sort sacred book of the werewolf
topic Prostitutes Fiction, Russia (Federation) Fiction, Werewolves Fiction
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translation Russian