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Book trivia question: In the short story The Foster Portfolio by Kurt Vonnegut what is Mr. Foster’s secret joy? Answers: porno, pyro, playing the piano. Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut – The Foster Portfolio summary and analysis. All about The Foster Portfolio [short story] by Jr. Kurt Vonnegut. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.

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Natalia Rusakova added it Jan 30, His experiences as an advance scout in the Battle of the Bulge, and in particular his witnessing of the bombing of Dresden, Germany whilst a prisoner of war, would inform much of his work. I was thrilled and proud of what the kurtt had done, and not being able to show it off, even to him, was depressing. I shrugged and followed him into the khrt.

The bonds and a list of securities slid into my lap. Parker marked it as to-read Jan 02, I saw it now: As I washed up, I thought of the list of securities Herbert had taken from between the plasterboard walls. Return to Book Page. Herbert, then, was about as minor an employee as there was in the establishment. Drop it off before voster.


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To ask other readers questions about The Foster Portfolioplease sign up. He was recognized as New York State Author for I had a right to be proud, but my triumph—except for the commission—was gall and wormwood. They sent me that list. Determinedly, they kept within the small salary Herbert made as a bookkeeper for a wholesale grocery house. TarasProkopyuk rated it really liked it Nov 27, Vonnegut was a self-proclaimed humanist and socialist influenced by the style of Indiana’s own Eugene V.

Lists with This Book. She taught Herbert to be decent and respectable and God-fearing.

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March 26, 5: I was only trying to get the whole picture for planning. His eyes were wide.

John Thaggard marked it as to-read Mar 11, Putting one together is a creative act, if done right, with solid major themes of industrials, rails and utilities, and with the lighter, more exciting themes of electronics, frozen foods, magic drugs, oil and gas, portfokio and other more speculative items.

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Katie marked it as to-read Nov 19, Debs and a lifelong supporter of the American Civil Liberties Union. The bartender set a drink on the piano, and went back to his post. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


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De Jan rated it liked it Jul 27, This small ensemble cast of three balances one another like an portfolik triangle. Vonnegut trained as a chemist and worked as a journali Kurt Vonnegut, Junior was an American novelist, satirist, and most recently, graphic artist. Tonight would be fine with me. When I call on a client, I come by cab, and I am sleek and clean and foursquare.

Nadiah Kimie marked it as to-read Apr 28, In the kitchen, a crone was making questionable-looking hamburgers, and nipping at a quart of beer. Who Am I This Time?

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I had exciting news for him. I would happen to have a report on his overhauled portfolio with me.

Ije Te rated it really liked it May 06, Alma answered the door. This event would also form the core of his most famous work, Slaughterhouse-Five, the book which would make him a millionaire.