Originally Posted by lordpyro
Job: A Comedy of Justice is similar too, though it was written by Heinlien. If you've got a good sense of humor about religion its awesome.
by Christopher Moore is outstanding if you liked Job
. It's the Gospel of Biff, Christ's childhood friend. It deals with the time in Christ's life that isn't documented in the gospels, from when he was a teenager to the point where he assumes his Ministry.
All manner of men came to work for the News: everything from wild young Turks who wanted to rip the world in half and start all over again -- to tired, beer-bellied old hacks who wanted nothing more than to live out their days in peace before a bunch of lunatics ripped the world in half.
Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
The Rum Diary