Pistache (pis-tash): a friendly spoof or parody of another's work. [Deriv uncertain. Possibly a cross between pastiche and p**stake.] From the writer of such brilliant parodies as "Thomas Hardy's football report and Dan Brown's visit to the cash dispenser comes another collection of witty pastiches.
A collection of fanciful, satirical and surprising parodies, squibs and pastiches inspired by The Write Stuff on Radio 4
Praise for "Pistache" Unforgiveably witty. "Sunday Telegraph" Faulks picks up the big names of the Western canon and plonks them down mercilessly in the most unexpected places. "The Times""
Sebastian Faulks's books include A Possible Life, Human Traces, On Green Dolphin Street, Engleby, Birdsong and the number one bestseller A Week in December.