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The Mandibles : a family, 2029 - 2047 / Lionel Shriver.

Shriver, Lionel, author. (Author).
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  • 17 of 19 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton County Public Library - Fowler F SHR (Text) 34044000894111 ADULT FICTION Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield FIC SHR (Text) 36803000987011 FICTION Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC SHRIVE (Text) 73174005028362 Adult: Fiction Available -
Eckhart Public Library - Main F SHRIVER lionel Mandibles (Text) 840191002253933 New Fiction - Main Floor Available -
Flora-Monroe Township Public Library - Flora FIC SHR (Text) 50825010689288 Fiction Available -
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood SHR (Text) 36626103758447 New Fiction Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown FICTION SHRI (Text) 39213000779037 Adult Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch FIC SHRIVER, LIONEL (Text) 33946003110231 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison F (Text) 39391006754194 Fiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon F SHR (Text) 34330512985228 Adult - General Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062328243
  • ISBN: 0062328247
  • Physical Description: 402 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: "In god we trusted"--Jacket.
Summary, etc.: It is 2029. The Mandibles have been counting on a sizable fortune filtering down when their 97-year-old patriarch dies. Yet America's soaring national debt has grown so enormous that it can never be repaid. Under siege from an upstart international currency, the dollar is in meltdown. A bloodless world war will wipe out the savings of millions of American families. Their inheritance turned to ash, each family member must contend with disappointment, but also -- as the effects of the downturn start to hit -- the challenge of sheer survival. This is a frightening, fascinating, scabrously funny glimpse into the decline that may await the United States all too soon, from the pen of perhaps the most consistently perceptive and topical author of our times.
Subject: Families > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Humorous stories.

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