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A robot in the garden / Deborah Install.

Install, Deborah. (Author).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main FIC INS (Text) 36803000975750 FICTION Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola FIC INSTALL (Text) 33118000175218 Adult: General Fiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F INS (Text) 34330513040825 Adult - General Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC INS (Text) 37323005262368 FICTION Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Install (Text) 31208912451129 fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette FIC INS (Text) 31951004108004 Main Floor - Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781492631262
  • ISBN: 1492631264
  • Physical Description: 314 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks Landmark, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes reading group guide.
Originally published: London : Doubleday, 2015.
Summary, etc.:
Ben's really great at failing at things-his job, taking the garbage out, and being a husband. But when he discovers a battered robot named Tang in his garden, he decides to get out of his couch-ridden comfort zone. Without a crucial bit of machinery, Tang will stop working, and Ben can't let that happen, especially since he's already alienated everyone else he cares about. Determined to achieve something for once in his life, Ben sets out to fix his new robot comrade and soon discovers that Tang might be just the thing to fix what's broken in Ben. Funny, touching, and charming, A Robot in the Garden explores what it is to be a man, a sentient being, and a friend.
Subject: Househusbands > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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