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A Friend of the Earth
A Friend of the Earth
Author: T.C. Boyle
As the book opens, in 2025, our hero, Tyrone O'Shaughnessy Tierwater, baby boomer, ex-radical environmentalist, ex-con, ex-father, widower and divorce, is 75 and battling to stay afloat in the rising Social-Securityless waters of a meteorologically-challenged society. He is working as an animal keeper for a wealthy but faded rock star who maint...  more »
ISBN: 52323
Pages: 271

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Publisher: Viking
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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this book certainly gave me a lot to think about, and kept me engaged!
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Interesting futuristic fiction, with many flashbacks. The stuff about the effects of global warming in the future parts are quite un-nerving.
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