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- ISBN: 9781619692749 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1619692740 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (720 min.)) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : Hachette Audio : 2013.
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|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Bernard Setaro Clark.
|Summary, etc.:|| The year is 2042, and the long-predicted tipping point has arrived. For the first time in human history, the economic pyramid has flipped: The feeble old now outnumber the vigorous young, and this untenable situation is intensifying a battle between competing cultural agendas. Reporter Julia Davidson-a formerly award-winning journalist seeking to revive a flagging career-is investigating the growing crisis, unaware that her activity makes her a pawn in an ominous conspiracy. Plagued by nightmares about her absent father, Julia finds herself drawn to the quiet strength of a man she meets at a friend's church. As the engrossing plot of FATHERLESS unfolds, Julia faces choices that pit professional success against personal survival in an increasingly uncertain and dangerous world. FATHERLESS vividly imagines a future in which present-day trends come to sinister fruition.
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