Kilgore Trout’s Works


  • 2BRO2B (God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater)
  • The Barring-Gaffner of Bagnialto (Breakfast of Champions)
  • The Big Board (Slaughterhouse-Five)
  • The Era of Hopeful Monsters (Galápagos)
  • The First District Court of Thankyou (God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater)
  • The Gospel from Outer Space (Slaughterhouse-Five)
  • The Gutless Wonder (Slaughterhouse-Five)
  • How You Doin’? (Breakfast of Champions)
  • Maniacs in the Fourth Dimension (Slaughterhouse-Five)
  • The Money Tree (Slaughterhouse-Five)
  • Now It Can Be Told (Breakfast of Champions)
  • Oh Say Can You Smell (God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater)
  • The Pan-Galactic Memory Bank (Breakfast of Champions)
  • Pan-Galactic Three-Day Pass (God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater)
  • Plague on Wheels (Breakfast of Champions)
  • The Smart Bunny (Breakfast of Champions)
  • The Son of Jimmy Valentine (Breakfast of Champions)
  • Venus on the Half Shell (God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater)

Unnamed Novels

  • Delmore Skag (Breakfast of Champions)
  • Don (Breakfast of Champions)
  • Jesus and the time travelers (Slaughterhouse-Five)
  • Language and Music (Breakfast of Champions)

Short Stories

  • “Albert Hardy” (Timequake)
  • “An American Family Marooned on the Planet Pluto” (Timequake)
  • “Asleep at the Switch” [actually written by Dr. Robert Fender, published under the pen name “Kilgore Trout”] (Jailbird)
  • “Bunker Bingo Party” (Timequake)
  • “The Dancing Fool” (Breakfast of Champions)
  • “Dog’s Breakfast” (Timequake)
  • “Dr. Schadenfreude” (Timequake)
  • “Empire State” (Timequake)
  • “Gilgongo” (Breakfast of Champions)
  • “Golden Wedding” (Timequake)
  • “Hail to the Chief” (Breakfast of Champions)
  • “Kiss Me Again” (Timequake)
  • “Mouth Crazy” [Also called “Pan Galactic Straw-boss”] (Breakfast of Champions)
  • “No Laughing Matter” (Timequake)
  • “Pan-Galactic Straw-boss” [Also called “Mouth Crazy] (Breakfast of Champions)
  • “The Planet Gobblers” (Speech to graduating class of Hobart and William Smith College, May 26, 1974)
  • “The Sisters B-36” (Timequake)
  • “This Means You” (Breakfast of Champions)

Unnamed Stories

  • Revised version of the Book of Genesis (Timequake)
  • Skid Row (Breakfast of Champions)
  • Yeast Particles (Breakfast of Champions)


  • My Ten Years on Automatic Pilot (Timequake)


  • The Wrinkled Old Family Retainer (Timequake)