The Resource Neon green: : a novel, Margaret Wappler, (ebook)

Neon green: : a novel, Margaret Wappler, (ebook)

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Neon green: : a novel
Title
Neon green:
Title remainder
a novel
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Margaret Wappler
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Language
eng
Summary
It's the summer of 1994 in suburban Chicago: Forrest Gump is still in theaters, teens are reeling from the recent death of Kurt Cobain, and you can enter a sweepstakes for a spaceship from Jupiter to land in your backyard. Welcome to Margaret Wappler's slightly altered 90s. Everything's pretty much the way you remember it, except for the aliens. When a flying saucer lands in the Allens' backyard, family patriarch and environmental activist Ernest is up in arms. According to the company facilitating the visits, the spaceship is 100 percent non-toxic, but as Ernest's panic increases, so do his questions: What are the effects of longterm exposure to the saucer and why is it really here? The family starts logging the spaceship's daily fits and starts but it doesn't get them any closer to figuring out the spaceship's comically erratic behavior. Ernest's wife Cynthia and their children, Alison and Gabe, are less concerned with the saucer, and more worried about their father's growing paranoia (not to mention their mundane, suburban existences). Set before the arrival of the internet, Neon Green will stun, unnerve, and charm readers with its loving depiction of a suburban family living on the cusp of the future
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Midwest
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Wappler, Margaret
Dewey number
813.6
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Nineteen nineties
  • Suburbs
  • Space ships
  • Environmentalists
Target audience
adult
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Neon green: : a novel, Margaret Wappler, (ebook)
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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9781939419934
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11842720
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remote
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11842720
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MWT11842720
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Neon green: : a novel, Margaret Wappler, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781939419934
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11842720
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11842720
System control number
MWT11842720
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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