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Please do not combine this author page with "Doris Haggis-On-Whey" books. Dr. and Mr. Doris Haggis-on-Whey are a joint pseudonym of Dave Eggers and his brother Christopher Eggers. Please note that reviews of The Wild Things and Zeitoun have become confused on the Wild Things review thread.

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You Shall Know Our Velocity 1,292 copies, 14 reviews
The Wild Things 1,286 copies, 56 reviews
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2006 (Editor) 714 copies, 10 reviews
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